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Leah Technology



A short power point showing my impressions of technology.

A short power point showing my impressions of technology.



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  • Technology and Me A personal timeline of educational technology
  • Overview My name is Leah Johnson I started school in 1983 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. I graduated from high school in 1997, in Albuquerque. I first went to college at University of New Mexico in Albuquerque in 1999 When I finish my degree, I hope to become great teacher!
  • My definition of educational technology Using 21st century tools and techniques to better understand concepts and engage learning.
  • Web sites on ed tech history 3 A great timeline of technologies 3 http://www.docstoc.com/docs/document-preview. 3 A huge collection of great videos and blogs 3 http://technologyhistory.blogspot.com/ 3 Explore technology changes through history in relation to society and education 3 http://www.nsba.org/sbot/toolkit/tnc.html
  • Kindergarten technology: Experiences up till now are learning from the family
  • High school technology
  • College technology: Online and from where we choose!
  • A vivid technology learning experience Im screens ax
  • A technology I want to use in my classroom The Holodeck from Star Trek 3 A simulated reality facility 3 Objects and People are simulated by holographic images
  • My vision of the classroom of the future More fieldtrips and involvement into the community we live in.
  • A challenge for teaching We are Money our Time own Know- Barriers ledge Experi- ence 3 Get Grants Integra- tion 3 Take classes 3 Ask the kids 3 Talk with other teachers
  • Words of wisdom 3 "There's a lunatic in the lobby who says he's invented a device for transmitting pictures over the air. Be careful, he may have a razor on him." 3 —Editor of the London Daily Express, commenting to a staffer on someone who had asked to see a reporter and was waiting downstairs 3 "There is no reason anyone would want a computer in their home." 3 —Ken Olson, President, Chairman, and Founder of Digital Equipment Corporation, 1977 3 Oh how things have changed!