Present to a target audience Evaluating how well their solution solved the problem Respond to feedback
Key Skills My Learning Blog
Shift in responsibility
Learning to Learn
Teacher and Learner
.......can expect not only to participate more directly in their children’s education but also to improve their own knowledge as parents and citizens. ...Communications increase as parents have 24/7 access to learning resources and student information.... Parents
Megan (Age 5): Parents
“ When we were learning about toys from the past my Mum could write on the forum about the toys from when she was little. All the class saw! Otherwise she couldn ’ t come to talk about it because she was at work ”
Parents as Partners Tapping into a resource rich local community
English Second Language
Educators ......can expect to access and use student information on demand in order to individualize instruction.
Task / assignment delivery and assessment
Peer review and assessment
Quiz and survey tools
Self marking tests
Teacher mark-books linked to standards (Customised to meet TAKS criteria)
Assessment for Learning Learning Conversations
.....Increased communication will enhance collaboration between school, home and community.”
Extending communities “ It takes a village to educate a child”
From Local to Global
The use of 24/7 professional development opportunities transform the educators’ role in the educational process.
...students must master the state Technology Applications Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS) and demonstrate that they are technology literate with the needed proficiencies to acquire information, solve problems and communicate using technology.
....It is also required that Information and Communication Technology (ICT) skills must be fully integrated into core content instruction.