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7 Steps to a Flat Classroom

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Presentation given at Flat Classroom Conference 2009

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    • 1.  
    • 2.  
    • 3. " One of the most fascinating forms of educational activism I encountered involved a spin-off from this book" (501) Thomas Friedman , p 501 The World is Flat 3.0
    • 4. David Warlick, ‘Flat World, Flat Web, Flat Classrooms’ http://www.slideshare.net/dwarlick/flat-world-flat-web-flat-classrooms /
    • 5.  
    • 6.  
    • 7. What is a Flat Classroom? Global Collaboration 3.0 Cultural Understanding Digital Citizenship Online Learning Environments http://wiki.flatclassroomproject.com http://ning.flatclassroomproject.com
    • 8. Flat Classroom
    • 9.  
    • 10.
      • http://wiki.flatclassroomproject.com
    • 11.  
    • 12. Team Mashup “ Working with people across the world has challenged me.” “ The majority of my partners wanted to contribute something meaningful to the project.” Horizon Project Students http://horizonproject.wikispaces.com
    • 13.
      • http://wiki.flatclassroomproject.com
      Students
      • Peer Review:
        • Elementary
        • Middle school
        • High School
      Preservice Teachers Teachers Experts Researchers The Press
    • 14. Horizon Project http://horizonproject2008.wikispaces.com
    • 15. Digiteen Project http://digiteen.wikispaces.com
    • 16.
      • 7 Steps
      • CONNECTION
      • COMMUNICATION
      • CITIZENSHIP
      • CONTRIBUTION & COLLABORATION
      • CHOICES
      • CREATION
      • CELEBRATION
    • 17. Connection Step #1
    • 18.  
    • 19.  
    • 20. Photo credit: http://flickr.com/photos/seeminglee/2060090675/
    • 21.
      • Foster conversation and social learning through connectivity and interactivity
      Ongoing professional development Make important professional connections globally
    • 22. BLOG BLOG BLOG BLOG Reflecting Sharing Connecting Collaborating Posting Commenting
    • 23. ‘ Micro-Blogging’ ‘ Microbogging’ with 140 characters at a time
    • 24.
      • N
      • I
      • NG
    • 25.
      • http://del.icio.us/julielindsay/PLN
      Google reader http://google.com/reader
    • 26. http ://ning.flatclassroomproject.com
    • 27. Step #2
    • 28. TWO types of communication methods: SYNCHRONOUS and ASYNCHRONOUS
    • 29.
      • Synchronous
      • Definition: at the same time
      • Examples:
        • Instant Messaging
        • Voice over IP (Skype)
        • Video Conferencing
        • Face to Face Interactions
        • Webcasts
        • Webinars
    • 30.
      • Asynchronous
      • Definition: NOT at the same time
      • Examples:
        • Blogs
        • Wikis
        • Podcasts
        • Virtual classroom recordings
        • Recorded Video
    • 31. Wiki discussion tab
    • 32.
      • Elluminate.com as a synchronous connection tool
    • 33. Step #3
    • 34. 'Digital Citizenship in Schools' by Mike Ribble and Gerald Bailey
    • 35. C itizenship Why did you delete stuff off the wiki? BTW I didn’t delete anything Sorry for accusing you, the history makes it look like you OMG I JUST SAW THE HISTORY ON THE WIKI..Really sorry for any problems
    • 36. Knowing what is appropriate!
    • 37. Contribution and Collaboration Step #4
    • 38. Wiki history
    • 39. Ning discussion
    • 40. Innovations that drastically change the course by which users connect, engage, and relate with the world and transform society Wiki’s and Disruptive Technologies …….
    • 41. A wiki allows for sharing of ideas and collaborative authoring
    • 42. Wikis…Weapons of ‘mass collaboration’ Don Tapscott ‘Wikinomics’ http://horizonproject2008.wikispaces.com/Keynote Horizon Project 2008 Keynote
    • 43. Anatomy of a Wiki
    • 44. Discussion Editing History Images Videos RSS feed Widgets Notify Audio Searching
    • 45. Choice Step #5
    • 46. We need …
    • 47. Accommodate learning differences
    • 48. Differentiate instruction
    • 49. Creation Step #6
    • 50. 21 st Century Learning Objectives
    • 51. Revised 2001 by Lorin Anderson …… to account for the new behaviours emerging as technology advances and becomes more ubiquitous. Why Revise? http://edorigami.wikispaces.com/Bloom%27s+Digital+Taxonomy Blooms Digital Taxonomy Andrew Churches
    • 52.  
    • 53. “ Blog Heroes” by Zak
    • 54. Celebrate Step #7
    • 55. C elebrate New friends New achievements A sense of accomplishment Making the world a better place Enhanced cultural understanding
    • 56. Student Summit and Awards Ceremony http://horizonproject.wikispaces.com/Student+Summit
    • 57. Westwood Schools Summit http://flatclassroomproject.wikispaces.com/Summits
    • 58. LACHSA Summit http://flatclassroomproject.wikispaces.com/Summits
    • 59. Global Interaction Do it, don’t just talk about it
    • 60.
      • 7 Steps
      • CONNECTION
      • COMMUNICATION
      • CITIZENSHIP
      • CONTRIBUTION & COLLABORATION
      • CHOICES
      • CREATION
      • CELEBRATION
    • 61. http://flickr.com/photos/oberazzi/
    • 62. Flat Classroom Conference Leadership Workshop Student Summit January 24-26 http://flatclassroomconference.ning.com
    • 63. Julie Lindsay Head of Information Technology and E-Learning Qatar Academy