Ideas for Vancouver Secondary Schools - Technology for Learning [Dec2012]

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Sharing ideas with Vancouver School Board secondary school teachers, principals to assist with envisioning uses of technology, professional learning, types of technology for learning, planning, and implementing.

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Ideas for Vancouver Secondary Schools - Technology for Learning [Dec2012]

  1. 1. Journey aThoughts on Education and Technology … is ItBrian Kuhn My Coordinates…Vancouver School Boardwww.vsb.bc.ca http://www.shift2future.combkuhn@vsb.bc.ca http://www.slideshare.net/bkuhn@bkuhn #vsblearns http://prezi.com/user/bkuhn
  2. 2. 3.6 B people on earthFirst computer chess tournament0 (yes zero) personal computers sold0 e-mails sent0 blog posts0 Facebook usersBG (before Google) 1970http://www.thepeoplehistory.com/1970 istockphoto.com # 1563122
  3. 3. Nov. 26, 2012 around 7:56am7.08 B people on the earth318,564,465 personal computers sold this year234,986 TVs sold today1,736,732 cell phones sold today2,458,412,202 internet users on earth137,845,286,923 e-mail messages sent today1,347,456 blog posts today1,000,000,000 + Facebook users1,344,823,201 Google searches today http://www.worldometers.info/ istockphoto.com # 7611212
  4. 4. What does the future hold?“technology is not justadvancing gradually: it isaccelerating” Lights in the Tunnel (kindle227) “If you make some very logical, and even conservative, assumptions about where technology is likely to lead in the coming years, much of the conventional wisdom about what the future will look like becomes unsupportable” Lights in the Tunnel (kindle 222) istockphoto.com # 1084313 Exponential Change is Happening
  5. 5. “Printing gave humanity the written word. The Web makeseveryone a publisher. Printing enabled the distribution ofknowledge. The Web provides a platform for networkinghuman minds. Printing allowed people to know. The Webenables people to collaborate and to learn collectively.”Macrowikinomics (kindle 566) istockphoto.com # 4540526
  6. 6. “SCHOOLS TEND TO REFLECT THE SOCIETIES IN WHICH THEY ARE EMBEDDED.” Reinventing Schools (1995)
  7. 7. Transforming ExploringPreparing Stages of Technology Adoption
  8. 8. “SCHOOLS TEND TO REFLECT THE SOCIETIES IN WHICH THEY ARE EMBEDDED.” Reinventing Schools (1995)
  9. 9. We cant afford 1:1 istockphoto.com #2079663“no matter whether I wanted to pursue 1:1technology in our school or not, I am confronted withone big chunk of reality in our school of 1400students”Source: http://thelearningnation.blogspot.com/2011/12/we-cant-afford-11.html
  10. 10. But with shared access… Source: http://thelearningnation.blogspot.com/2011/12/we-cant-afford-11.html Critical Thinking Interdependence CollaborationExcitement Peer Teaching Sharing Istockphoto.com #17292157
  11. 11. istockphoto.com # 15033392 Google Sketchup Dream Rooms
  12. 12. istockphoto.com # 7269826Access is Key to Learning through Technology
  13. 13. Devices are small, powerful, and everywhereInternet… everywhere… just like oxygen being connected is not optional just like breathing… istockphoto.com # 3654579
  14. 14. New/Pre-owned desktops, laptops Windows or Apple devices Cameras, tablets/hybrids, SMART boards, Readers LCD Projectors Software, Appsistockphoto.com #16878193 Choose from a Variety of Tools to Access Learning
  15. 15. Cost Effective Learning Tools
  16. 16. Ongoing Professional Learning is Essential
  17. 17. Professional Learning via Collaboration Time
  18. 18. Evergreen Technology Teacher LaptopsBYOD will changeEverything istockphoto.com #12676792 istockphoto.com #7491884
  19. 19. Preparing (literacy)… is primarily lab based and time limited. are assigned to use specific tools for specific “computer” tasks. computer is just an (optional) tool.Exploring (adaptive)… is also in classrooms and is regular. tools, some chosen by students, are becoming integrated into curricular learning for research, planning, writing, presenting. are becoming necessary for learning.Transforming… is expected wherever, whenever. tools available and support student choices for how to learn and demonstrate learning. is through projects and inquiry and is designed to leverage numerous tools. not bounded to the classroom or school day.
  20. 20. Secondary Schools (8-12) Preparing Exploring Transforming BYOD Online LearningCurricular Apps Video Subscription 3D Immersive
  21. 21. Sharepoint Wordpress Safe Learning Platform: blogging, wikis, discussions, document sharing, conferencing, messaging, friending, learning evidence, parent access and contributionMoodle Cloud istockphoto.com #15885386
  22. 22. Planned Changes Problems Projects/Initiatives Procedures/Standards istockphoto.com #17354272Communication  Transparency
  23. 23. The District Network istockphoto.com # 11412469
  24. 24. Our network in the beginning (mid 1990’s)… e-mail www-text e-mail e-mail www-picture Internet e-mail www-textPLN ‘98 – Provincial Learning Network
  25. 25. Today… our future? IT Services portalIT Services video stream google portal skype www msn IT Services google bcesis bcesis IT Services e-mail e-mail bcesis google bcesis Virus attack 1701 e-mail www video stream 1701 1701 DL e-mail picture DL wikipedia msn video stream portal blog DL class size 1701 wikipedia bcesis e-mail bcesis youtube portal DL class size picture Virus attack bcesis portal google 1701 youtube www class size e-mail e-mail Virus attack bcesis bcesis Internet DL e-mail portal Home
  26. 26. Bandwidth OptionsPrivate FiberOptics Provincial Learning Network (PLN) Upgrades Hybrid: Private Fiber + PLN Upgrades istockphoto.com # 391954
  27. 27. Old Buildings Secondary ~ Jan 2013Concerns  delay Elementary ~ Sep 2013
  28. 28. - School Day - Devices connected on the Wireless networkAs of mid-November 2012
  29. 29. Learning with Socio- Technology Economic Data Strategy Exemplars Learning Professional Development Equitable Access istockphoto.com # 5373874
  30. 30. Professional Learning - essential Allocate sustainable funding …Parting Thoughts on Education and TechnologySupport experimentation Showcase New Learning Plan for the plan to Change

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