Unit #1 – Why Technology? SHIFT: WHAT’S ALL THE FUSS ABOUT? [OR, WHY ARE WE HERE?]EDUC W200 Week 1
THEME #1: SHIFT HAPPENS• Technology is changing whether we like it or not • The need to be capable to function in and help others function in whatever world we are shifting into • Think of how much tech has changed in the last five years. Or the last ten?• Digital World • Unprecedented ease of communication • Unprecedented access to information • Global everything (The World is Flat) EDUC W200 Week 1
THEME #1: SHIFT HAPPENS• How has this change impacted the world? o Shift Happens (4:56) o Write down three take-aways… Think about how this might impact your role as a future teacher. These will be used in the next activity!!!• Discussion: What were your three take-aways? EDUC W200 Week 1
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