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Pre-Service Teacher Introduction

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  • 1. Digital Text Initiative Pre-­‐ServiceTeachers             September,  2011    
  • 2. Agenda 1.  Welcome   2.  Program  Overview   3.  eBooks  Overview   4.  Observa>ons   5.  Next  Steps   6.  Ques>ons    
  • 3. What is DigiTXT? •  The  University  of  Akron  has  been  awarded   funding  from  the  eTech  Ohio  Commission  for   the  purpose  of  expanding  the  use  of   technology  in  the  teaching  and  learning   environment.   •  DigiTXT  will  serve  to  increase  informa>on  and   communica>on  technology  (ICT)  usage  among   early  elementary  students  in  Summit  County.    
  • 4. DigiTXT Key Components 1.  Science-­‐based  Prac>ce     2.  Core  Early  Literacy  Skills   3.  Knowledgeable  Prac>cing  Teachers   partnering  with  Pre-­‐service  Teachers     4.  Suppor>ve  Learning  Environment    
  • 5. DigiTXT Goals 1.  Develop  Best  Prac>ces  in  Shared  eBook   Reading     2.  Integrate  Core  Early  Literacy  Skills  with   Digital  Literacy  Skills   3.  Design  21st  Century  Learning  Spaces  
  • 6. DigiTXT Partners The   Coventry   Green   Tallmadge   University   Local   Local   City   of  Akron   Schools   Schools   Schools  
  • 7. The eBook at School •  Quality  of   children’s  first   eBooks   •  Poten>al  of   good  eBooks   •  Pedagogy  of   first  and  good   eBooks  in  K-­‐2  
  • 8. Our BIG Question What  might  e-­‐book  pedagogy  look  like?    
  • 9. eBook Shared Reading •  Teacher  shares  eBooks  with  small  groups    
  • 10. eBook Shared Reading •  Takes  place  in  the  eBook  Nook  
  • 11. eBook Shared Reading •  U>lizes  touchscreen  PCs  and  mobile   learning  devices    
  • 12. On-site Observations 1.  Opportunity  to  visit  a  kindergarten,  first  or   second  grade  classroom   2.  Collect  video  data   3.  Complete  a  class  project  
  • 13. Pre-Service Teacher Next Steps 1.  Join  the  Ning   2.  Join  the  Pre-­‐Service  Teachers  group   3.  Take  the  Pre-­‐Survey  linked  on  the  Ning   4.  Review  the  eBook  Introduc>on  material   5.  Watch  NING  for  announcements  &   instruc>ons  
  • 14. Wrap-Up & Questions h`p://digitxt.ning.com/  

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