This is easy to do—for students, and for
Students become publishers.
With RSS, blogs are easy to handle
Blogging is at once social but also fosters
introspection and self-evaluation.
The future is content that is imperfect that
requires scrutiny... so—
Teach students skills in information
literacy by conducting research online +
Use the power of collective intelligence
that the Internet provides.
Have students construct their own new
knowledge by ﬁnding it.
Use technology (hardware + software) as
one or more tools to solve problems,
answer questions, or enlighten
Digital photography, and
stock photo sources make
ﬁnding visual media easier
than ever before in the history
It takes longer than writing words,
but we are visual animals,
and many of our students learn
Is drill and practice software effective?
What do others say?
Drill & Practice
Is most effective when:
it’s targeted for students who require
practice, but who are also self-motivated
the software provides feedback
connections are made by the teacher for
the student from the software to the real
National, State, and Local Mandates
Effectiveness of Technology
Something that accommodates access
Something that is based in sound
Something that targets discovery,
constructivist learning, and higher-
Research and Problem-Solving
Let Me See It
Let Us Collect
Practice Makes... Perfect
John G. Hendron