The AssignmentThink of your assignment to read/review one of the following: “RSA Animate – Changing Education Paradigms,” “A Bucket List for K-12 Students,” or “What is the Purpose of Education?”Review our school mission:Hale Kula Elementary School educates all students to be effective members of a global society. This includes educating them to be competent and confident complex thinkers and lifelong learners.
The Assignment - continued Your assignment: How does our school mission match what you read or viewed? What do we want our students to be able to do when they leave our classrooms? Get into groups of 4. You have 10 minutes to share your viewpoints and come up with a statement that reflects your group’s views about education today. Using a mobile device, post your group’s statement to: http://todaysmeet.com/hkespd712 You are limited to 140 characters.
Our Teachers’ Responses to the Prompt•Creating students who are active in the 3Rs and 4Cs andthey’re technology ready.Jessica at 18:19 PM, 24 Jul 2012 via web• Our purpose/goal is to educate our students to make theworld a better place with the tools given.Victoria, Laura, Ted, Dina at 18:19 PM, 24 Jul 2012 via web•21st century article claims students need to be engaged viamultimedia tools so children can construct own learning.#lifelong learnersFABT at 18:20 PM, 24 Jul 2012 via web•The RSA fits with our mission to educate 21st centurylearners.•theawesomebunch at 18:21 PM, 24 Jul 2012 via web
In order for students to be effective members of a global society according to the articles they need to be taught the skills to collaborateShelby at 18:21 PM, 24 Jul 2012 via web From our reading, we learned that our students need to be engaged and be involved in their own education pathRachel at 18:21 PM, 24 Jul 2012 via web We want students to be productive in society by knowing how to think and solve problems.Janelyn at 18:21 PM, 24 Jul 2012 via web Our mission statement is aligned with our life long learners goals. We hope that our student have the skills from the bucket list.Fabiola at 18:23 PM, 24 Jul 2012 via web
We are going to focus on inquiry instead of direct teaching with an emphasis on classroom collaboration.Lynele at 18:25 PM, 24 Jul 2012 via web Students should become active participants in our communities -- moving from teachers telling to students doing. We are facilitators!Margaret, Cheryln, Lillian and Esther at 18:25 PM, 24 Jul 2012 via web The 21st century student needs to be both book smart AND street smart. As educators, we have to expose our students to basic life skills.cheri at 18:25 PM, 24 Jul 2012 via web Using technology correctly and also knowing that these will make a contribution.Victoria, Laura, Ted, Dina at 18:26 PM, 24 Jul 2012 via web