The Innovation- Decision Process Knowledge First exposure to the innovation but lack sufficient information Confirmation Final decision is made whether to continue using the innovation Decision Pros and cons are determined and from that the innovation will be rejected or adopted. 2001 1992 2003 2007 2008 Persuasion An interest has sparked and now information is actively seek. Implementation The usefulness is determined and more information may be needed. Click on each dot for a link with more information
S-curve Actual iPod Sales Chart retrieved from Turley Muller at: financial-alchemist.blogspot.com/2008/04/look...
The iGeneration Picture Retrieved from: http://www.google.com/imgres?imgurl=http://www.webtvwire.com Posted in: Advertising, Apple Mobile Video News by Chris Tew on April 7, 2007
Intended Audience Photographer graurrazvanionut – business man, Photographer: ArvindBalaraman- school boy, Photographer: Andy Newson all pulled from http://www.freedigitalphotos.net/
The Need for iPods in Elementary Engagement is KEY Pictures retrieved from: http://blogs.scholastic.com/classroom_solutions/2010/01/ipod-invasion-energizing-your-students-about-the-use-of-ipods.html
Innovators and Early Adopters in the field of Early Childhood Education Picture retrieved from: askpang.typepad.com/.../04/microniche_mark.html
Laggards Imagine by Laura Clark retrieved from http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-1169085/Schools-pay-18million-compensation-injured-teachers-ONE-year.html#ixzz0urTZVRp7
Decentralized Approach Picture retrieved from: www.lifeinamatrix.com/wp-content/uploads/2008 Life in a Matrix by Chris PearsonPodcast Powered by podPress (v8.8)
Change Agents Media Center Specialist Students and teachers that are currently using iPods Technology Integrations Specialist
Critical Mass Picture retrieved from: http://www.apple.com/education/itunes-u/profiles.html
Strategies for Adoption EXPOSURE No PRESSURE
Benefits The iPods has universal usage Portable learning Differentiation Interactive learning The work is already done Builds confidence
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Ullman, E. (2010). Reaching ELLs with Mobile Devices. District Administration, 46(2), 18. Retrieved from ERIC database.