iCollaborateCollaborative Projects for the 21st Century ClassroomKatie MorrowO’Neill Public Schools
KATIE MORROWwww.mrsmorrow.comO’Neill Public SchoolsTechnology Integration Specialist
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“Increasingly, those who usetechnology in ways that expandtheir global connections are morelikely to advance, while thosewho do not will find themselveson the sidelines.” ~Horizon Report
ISTE NETS*S2. Communication and Collaboration Students use digital media and environments to communicateand work collaboratively, including at a distance, to supportindividual learning and contribute to the learning of others.Students: a. interact, collaborate, and publish with peers, experts, or others employing a variety of digital environments and media. b. communicate information and ideas effectively to multiple audiences using a variety of media and formats. c. develop cultural understanding and global awareness by engaging with learners of other cultures. d. contribute to project teams to produce original works or solve problems.
Is there learning here? http://www.youtube.com/watch? v=YOGKHa72LJ4&feature=PlayList&p=B965 B30704064839&playnext_from=PL&index=4
“Teachers must move beyond the role offacilitators and become collaborators inlearning, seeking new knowledge alongsidestudents and modeling positive habits ofwork and mind.”Apple Classrooms of Tomorrow - Today
Challenge BasedLearning Challenge Based Learning is an engaging multidisciplinary approach to teaching and learning that encourages students to leverage the technology they use in their daily lives to solve real-world problems through efforts in their homes, schools and communities.
Alas Media CBL Vidhttp://challengebasedlearning.org
CBL Challenges at O’Neill Public School Write to Change the World Improve Communication Promote Love of Reading Redesign Student Lounge Increase Health and FitnessReduce Paper Waste Increase Tolerance Transform Apathy into Engagement Beautify the Community Increase Digital Citizenship Increase Cultural ConnectionsImprove Technology Usage Increase Recycling Disprove a cultural myth