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  • 1. TECHNOLOGY in the K-12 Classroom Why is it important?
  • 2. The answer, in my opinion, could not have been stated any better than Bethany Smith’s. Bethany Smith works as Asst. Director of Learning Technologies at the College of Education- NC State University. With her permission, the following presentation gives all of us something to think about.
  • 3. Some have it
  • 4. Some don’t http://www.flickr.com/photos/matthewwhatley/184847826/sizes/o/
  • 5. Some use it http://www.flickr.com/photos/julielindsay/3049226561/sizes/l/
  • 6. Some don’t http://www.flickr.com/photos/23258232@N00/2212767142
  • 7. http://www.flickr.com/photos/evansent/135767789/sizes/o/ Why don’t we?
  • 8. Time http://www.flickr.com/photos/jekemp/3553245/sizes/l/
  • 9. Juggling one more thing http://www.flickr.com/photos/bensutherland/3066167162/sizes/o
  • 10. But really, it’s… Awareness http://www.flickr.com/photos/13025462@N08/3226405500
  • 11. http://www.flickr.com/photos/lyza/276990225/sizes/o/ It’s interest, not age.
  • 12. The 21st Century isn’t “coming” – it’s here. http://www.flickr.com/photos/20884341@N00/302931951
  • 13. Teachers will not be replaced by technology, but teachers who don’t use technology will be replaced by those who do. -Sheryl Nussbaum-Beach
  • 14. Why do students need us in the age of http://www.flickr.com/photos/manfrys/2226178289/sizes/l/
  • 15. Give students tools to succeed in life http://www.flickr.com/photos/julielindsay/3241222078/sizes/l/
  • 16. Give students tools to make good decisions http://www.flickr.com/photos/dominik99/1403329318/sizes/o/
  • 17. Prepare students for college
  • 18. http://www.flickr.com/photos/roadtripmemories/517066135/sizes/o/ Prepare students for jobs
  • 19. Learning & Innovation Skills http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/8/88/WrightBrothers1900Glider.jpg
  • 20. Creativity http://www.flickr.com/photos/zesmerelda/270924149/sizes/l/
  • 21. Critical Thinking http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:The_Thinker_close.jpg
  • 22. Communication & Collaboration http://www.flickr.com/photos/julielindsay/3049218069/sizes/l/in/set-72157609661303135/
  • 23. Information, Media & Technology Skills http://www.flickr.com/photos/25211216@N00/258331658
  • 24. Integration http://www.flickr.com/photos/13763932@N04/1401862296/sizes/o/
  • 25. Start Small, but Dream Big http://www.flickr.com/photos/73645804@N00/2222523486
  • 26. 21st Century Skills are all about teaching our kids to navigate the world as THEY are experiencing it, not the world WE experienced. -Wil Richardson
  • 27. Bethany V. Smith bethany_smith@ncsu.edu Twitter: bethanyvsmith http://transparentlearning.blogspot.com

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