What is Effective Technology Integration for 21st Century Learners?
Engaging todays students
What does it take?
Adapting to our changing technology
Students need access to these tools!
Teachers need to:
Equip students with the steps
“ Technology = Intimidating”
Class projects with an online forum
Group projects involving blogging !
Gives students opportunities for being INNOVATIVE
Benefits for teachers:
Rich set of resources
Students are actively involved !
Benefits for Students…
Importance of staying current
“ The Internet is just a world passing around notes in a classroom. ~Jon Stewart ”
Feldman, A., Konold, C., Coulter, B. (2001). Linking Technology, Learning and School Change. Learning and Leading with Technology, 4(2), 42-47. Retrieved September 25, 2010, from http://alicechristie.org/edtech/readings/LTLSC.pdf
Computing at UW-Madison. (2009). What do UW Students Want? Retrieved September 25, 2010, from http://www.doit.wisc.edu/news/story.asp?filename=1121