<ul><li>As you arrive, type in the chat where you are from. </li></ul><ul><li>On this page, write the benefits or problems...
The Imperative for  Global Collaborative Projects By  Vicki Davis , Teacher,  Westwood Schools, Camilla, GA Commentary by ...
http://horizonproject.wikispaces.com/Social+Networking
<ul><li>Use emoticons (confused or applause) </li></ul><ul><li>Raise your hand to ask for the mike </li></ul><ul><li>Use t...
ISTE SIGTel TeleLearning Award 1 st  place 2007 2006 Edublog Award Best Wiki
<ul><li>“ The weakness is that if there is a problem, and you e-mail them, they can just ignore the email, or they can jus...
 
<ul><li>“ When you say ‘collaboration,’ the average forty-five-year-old  thinks they know what you’re talking about  – tea...
8 ½ pound bass from the “wrong” side of the boat He  caught it! He held it.
Have we?
“ the  ability to integrate the talents of dispersed individuals is becoming  the defining competency  for managers and fi...
<ul><li>40,000+ hits  ●  109 pages  ●  58 students (5 countries)  </li></ul><ul><li>48 videos  ●  6 peer review classrooms...
 
 
Observers   (Judges, Researchers, Press, Ning)
Taken with permission from Student Reflections Westwood Schools Horizon Project 5/26/07
 
Taken with permission from Student Reflections Westwood Schools Horizon Project 5/26/07
 
 
<ul><li>I think that global collaborative projects are viable in my school: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Yes </li></ul></ul><ul><...
<ul><li>Please raise your hand to ask a question if you have a microphone. </li></ul><ul><li>You may also type your questi...
The Inner Game of Tennis
Remove the obstacle. (p) Be the obstacle. (i)
<ul><li>“ Mass collaboration can empower a growing cohort of connected individuals and organizations to create extraordina...
<ul><li>“ If we are wise we will harness this capability to create opportunities for everyone to carefully steward the pla...
<ul><li>“ But the new participation will also cause great upheaval, dislocation, and danger for societies, corporations, a...
 
 
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    1. 1. <ul><li>As you arrive, type in the chat where you are from. </li></ul><ul><li>On this page, write the benefits or problems with global collaborative projects (using one word) </li></ul>
    2. 2. The Imperative for Global Collaborative Projects By Vicki Davis , Teacher, Westwood Schools, Camilla, GA Commentary by Julie Lindsay, Teacher, International School –Dhaka Bangladesh Future of Education Conference George Siemens, Facilitator
    3. 3. http://horizonproject.wikispaces.com/Social+Networking
    4. 4. <ul><li>Use emoticons (confused or applause) </li></ul><ul><li>Raise your hand to ask for the mike </li></ul><ul><li>Use the chat to ask questions, interject your thoughts. </li></ul><ul><li>When prompted, contribute on the white board. </li></ul><ul><li>When prompted you will be asked to vote. </li></ul><ul><li>This is being recorded so you are a part of the presentation!! </li></ul>
    5. 5. ISTE SIGTel TeleLearning Award 1 st place 2007 2006 Edublog Award Best Wiki
    6. 6. <ul><li>“ The weakness is that if there is a problem, and you e-mail them, they can just ignore the email, or they can just do their own thing and not listen to what you ask of them.” </li></ul><ul><li>Student in the Horizon Project </li></ul>
    7. 8. <ul><li>“ When you say ‘collaboration,’ the average forty-five-year-old thinks they know what you’re talking about – teams sitting down, having a nice conversation with nice objectives and a nice attitude. That’s what collaboration means to most people.” </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Eric Schmidt, CEO, Google </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Wikinomics p 18 </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul>
    8. 9. 8 ½ pound bass from the “wrong” side of the boat He caught it! He held it.
    9. 10. Have we?
    10. 11. “ the ability to integrate the talents of dispersed individuals is becoming the defining competency for managers and firms.” Tapscott, Wikinomics , p 12 “ the key engine of wealth creation in the economy” Tapscott, Wikinomics “ One of the most profound shifts transforming business and society…” Nick Donofrio, IBM “ I am convinced… [that the genesis of new collaboration platforms] will be remembered in time as one of the most important turning points in the history of mankind . Thomas Friedman The World is Flat , p 92
    11. 12. <ul><li>40,000+ hits ● 109 pages ● 58 students (5 countries) </li></ul><ul><li>48 videos ● 6 peer review classrooms (5 countries) </li></ul><ul><li>9 TOTAL Countries represented </li></ul>
    12. 15. Observers (Judges, Researchers, Press, Ning)
    13. 16. Taken with permission from Student Reflections Westwood Schools Horizon Project 5/26/07
    14. 18. Taken with permission from Student Reflections Westwood Schools Horizon Project 5/26/07
    15. 21. <ul><li>I think that global collaborative projects are viable in my school: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Yes </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>No </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Vote the check for yes or the X for no. </li></ul></ul></ul></ul>
    16. 22. <ul><li>Please raise your hand to ask a question if you have a microphone. </li></ul><ul><li>You may also type your question in the chat area. </li></ul>
    17. 23. The Inner Game of Tennis
    18. 24. Remove the obstacle. (p) Be the obstacle. (i)
    19. 25. <ul><li>“ Mass collaboration can empower a growing cohort of connected individuals and organizations to create extraordinary wealth and reach unprecedented heights in learning and scientific discovery.” </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Don Tapscott, Wikinomics , p 15 </li></ul></ul></ul>
    20. 26. <ul><li>“ If we are wise we will harness this capability to create opportunities for everyone to carefully steward the planet’s natural resources.” </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Don Tapscott, Wikinomics , p 15 </li></ul></ul></ul>
    21. 27. <ul><li>“ But the new participation will also cause great upheaval, dislocation, and danger for societies, corporations, and individuals that fail to keep up with relentless change.” </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Don Tapscott, Wikinomics , p 15 </li></ul></ul></ul>

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