Leading And Learning Banks Ferguson Presenta 1Presentation Transcript
A Teacher's Toolbox for 21st Century Instruction Learning with Web 2.0 Applications A collaborative presentation by John Ferguson, Stephen Banks
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21 st Century Literacies
Technology has increased the intensity and complexity of literate environments, and
Twenty-first century literacies demand that a literate person possess a wide range of abilities and competences.
These literacies, from reading on-line newspapers to participating in virtual classrooms, are multiple, dynamic, and malleable.
Twenty-first century readers and writers need to cc licensed flickr photo by Smithsonian Institution: http://flickr.com/photos/smithsonian/3113303884/ cc licensed flickr photo by m3cfa: http://flickr.com/photos/m3cfa/2462222770/
Digital Citizenship Thanks to Alec Couros for kind permission to reproduce this image.
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“ A wiki…seeks to involve the visitor in an ongoing process of creation and collaboration that constantly changes the Web site landscape.” http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wiki The process of creation is at the top of Bloom’s Taxonomy.
Ferguson's Wiki http://fergs-class.wetpaint.com
Ferguson's Wiki Assignment Page
Group Work and Student Pages
Ning means “peace” in Chinese
A ning is a social network much like FaceBook or MySpace
It can be closed to all but invited members.
Students create content through profile pages, forums, and discussion threads.
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So..why? Used with kind permission by M N Jorgensen - http://www.thedigitalnarrative.com/communityhp.htm
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Thanks to Yvonne Mason (Ideas Without Borders) for invaluable assistance!