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Digital Leaders Vision to Action: Adding Student Leadership to Your Technology Plan Digital Leaders inspiration comes from the GenYESSylvia Martinez, President
Gen Yes Practitioner foundations 11 years experience 50,000 teachers surveyed Only 10% of (USA) schools met industry standards for IT support GenYES.com
Digital Leaders IMPACT ‘Its about the ripples, not the splash’ Improve ICT attainment Building positive relationships and improve student behaviour in ICT (re-gaining the attention of low achieving boys) Disperse ICTAC, specifically showcasing, trialling and advertising new software through student use for cross curricular teaching ICT CPD – turning the tables on student – teacher relationships Students supporting ICT crisis management Opportunities to recognise ICT for Gifted and Talented students
Digital Leaders ‘Students make up about 92% of people in attendance in any school. Most technology plans focus on the role of the other 8% (teachers, administrators, adult technical support staff). This is especially unbalanced given the fact that today’s students are increasingly savvy about the role technology plays in modern life.’
Digital Leaders UK 2010 Connecting teachers through their passion for teaching with technology Connecting students through a passion for technology Connecting teachers with students through sharing technology Sharing open content through Vital.ac.uk
Linus: "Maybe we should think only about today." Charlie Brown: "No, that's giving up. I'm still hoping yesterday will get better."