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Presentee for graduate Foundations of Reading course at Hamline University, March 11, 2009. This presentation is a remix of Kim Cofino's "The 21st Century Learner" ...

Presentee for graduate Foundations of Reading course at Hamline University, March 11, 2009. This presentation is a remix of Kim Cofino's "The 21st Century Learner" [http://www.slideshare.net/mscofino/the-21st-century-learner] with other bits and pieces thrown in. Thanks to Kim for such stunning source material. Also visit her accompanying resource wiki at http://the21stcenturylearner.wikispaces.com/,



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  • 21st Century Learners & Literacies Scott Schwister http://higheredison.wordpress.com
  • How are students changing? GUIDING QUESTIONS
  • How are students changing? How are texts changing? GUIDING QUESTIONS
  • What is literacy?
  • How are texts changing?
  • Web 1.0 read-only static consumer
  • Web 1.0 read-only static consumer Web 2.0 read-write dynamic creator
  • The Machine is Us/ing Us
  • How are students changing?
  • Letter from Camp 2.0
  • inherent characteristics
  • learners
  • life outside the classroom
  • always on
  • interaction is expected
  • social
  • highly customized experiences
  • increasingly digital
  • constantly connected
  • instant access
  • producers + consumers prosumers
  • their average classroom experience
  • in your classroom? what do 21 st century learners experience
  • dangerouslyirrelevant.org Our kids have tasted the honey.
  • external influences inherent characteristics
  • A Vision of Students Today
  • external influences inherent characteristics evolving responses
  • what is 21st century literacy?
  • literacy
  • effective learners
  • lifelong learners effective learners are…
  • natural navigators effective learners are…
  • critical thinkers and evaluators effective learners are…
  • communicators & creators effective
  • able to create something new effective communicators & creators are…
  • able to communicate across culture, time & distance effective communicators & creators are…
  • effective communicators & creators are…
  • effective global collaborators
  • able to collaborate to reach common goals effective global collaborators are…
  • able to lead or follow effective global collaborators are…
  • no boundaries effective global collaborators have…
  • What does this mean for teaching and learning?
  • next steps read Blogs, Wikis , Podcasts , and Other Powerful Web Tools for the Classroom Redefining Literacy for the 21st Century A Whole New Mind
  • next steps read more Will Richardson, Weblogg-ed KimCofino, always learning Doug Belshaw, dougbelshaw .com/blog
  • next steps read even more Educational Leadership (March 2009) Digital Youth Project The 21st Century Learner wiki Literacy Discussion wiki
  • next steps watch Learn to Change, Change to Learn Information R/evolution A Vision of K-12 Students Today
  • next steps standards & frameworks ISTE NETS-S IRA/NCTE Standards Partnership for 21st Century Skills NCTE Definition of 21st Century Literacies
  • next steps join Classroom 2.0 Ning NCTE Ning
  • big big thanks to Kim Cofino for sharing and encouraging remixing. Visit her excellent blog at http://mscofino.edublogs.org/
  • Image Sources (Creative Commons License): Dangling Colors: http://flickr.com/photos/yanivg/52124840/ Honey, courtesy Scott McLeod: http://www.dangerouslyirrelevant.org/2009/02/a-taste-of-honey.html Girl with computer: : http://flickr.com/photos/kamaji/1434567124/ Lights and the City: http://flickr.com/photos/diankarl/2970686837/ Blue Sky Over Monday Morning: http://flickr.com/photos/guitrento/2564986045/ NY at Night: NY at night: http://flickr.com/photos/stuckincustoms/497814516/ Swing: http://flickr.com/photos/mcmorr/1294684803/ Bumper Cars: http://www.flickr.com/photos/cwalker71/2637125074/ Sunset playing: http://flickr.com/photos/nattu/895220635/ Puzzle piece: http://flickr.com/photos/blackbutterfly/3082335820/ Baby with iPhone: http://flickr.com/photos/paulm/1584418819/ Connected: http://flickr.com/photos/crash-candy/2347430057/ Touch Sensitive: http://flickr.com/photos/pranavsingh/1196494552/ Camera: http://flickr.com/photos/ssh/12638218/ Blindfold: http://flickr.com/photos/foxtongue/2657434642/ Finger point: http://www.flickr.com/photos/shutter/105497713/ Question mark: http://flickr.com/photos/oberazzi/318946369/ ISB21: http://isb21.wikispaces.com Steering Wheel: http://flickr.com/photos/paulvaarkamp/865876994/ Statue: http://www.flickr.com/photos/usagent/261743402/ Orienteering in Venice: http://www.flickr.com/photos/_cristina/2252226613/ Big eyes: http://www.flickr.com/photos/borghetti/43058749/ Birds on wire: http://flickr.com/photos/suckamc/5388273/ Painted girl: http://www.flickr.com/photos/beija-flor/867886652/ Hieroglyphics: http://www.flickr.com/photos/practicalowl/1331640797/ Think outside the box: http://flickr.com/photos/jimfrazier/525695141/ NASA: http://flickr.com/photos/pingnews/491430005/in/photostream/ Ants: http://www.flickr.com/photos/wwarby/1584818205/ Fish: http://flickr.com/photos/brujamavi/2824076847/ Sunset: http://www.flickr.com/photos/midnight-digital/2352150031/ We eat light: http://flickr.com/photos/b-tal/117037943/ Rubik's cube: http://flickr.com/photos/nataliejohnson/237529176/ Open road: http://flickr.com/photos/stuckincustoms/2049233526/ Gadgets: http://flickr.com/photos/slipstreamjc/748716731/ Mountain Climber: http://flickr.com/photos/ilker/2493908947/ Audience: http://flickr.com/photos/thomashawk/174586756/ Web: http://flickr.com/photos/ecstaticist/322023870/ Graffiti Body Outlines: http://www.flickr.com/photos/zen/3978223/
  • contact me Scott Schwister [email_address] http://higheredison.wordpress.com