The Digital Foundations of Teaching and Learning: Preparing for a Future that is Here Today
The Digital Foundations for Teaching & Learning: Getting From Here to There• Why is it important?• What does the MOE declare?• What are we doing in Surrey?• How is it changing teaching?• How is it changing learning?• Where to next?
Shifts Impacting Education Mobile learning The New Electricity Web 2.0 21st Century Learning Teacher as Co-learner Social Media
BC’s Education PlanLearning Empowered by Technology • …will encourage smart use of technology… preparing students to thrive in an increasingly digital world• …improved access to digital tools and resources• …to get from good to great is through…embracing technology.
We have lots of goodschool districts in thecountry, we have justa few great schooldistricts, getting fromgood to great is aquantumleap, technology playssuch a key role inthat. Dr. John Morton Superintendent
Igniting a fire for learning• Providing staff development opportunities• Linking them to every initiative• Creating multiple entry points for teacher and student learning
Firestarters Social Studies 11 e-text Innovative Learning DesignsInquiry into Fine Arts & Technology Making Thinking Visible Cadres of Digital Champions Integration into Special Education Aboriginal Learners Digital Coaches
Feeding the Fire• Engaging the Digital Learner Series• The Digital Discovery Series• IML Boot Camp• Teacher Librarian Boot Camp• Digital Coaches Boot Camp• School Specific Boot Camps• Surrey Ed Camp UnConference• Study Groups• Social Media: #sd36learn