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  • Effective Leadership for Today’s Learners http://www.flickr.com/photos/mushon/282287572/in/faves-14579369@N04/
  • What We’ll Do
  • I want you to learn the specific challenges facing your school community today,
  • so that
  • so that in the long run, you will be able to
  • on your own
  • create innovative and collaborative solutions to overcome them.
  • My Bias
  • First Universal Issue: Misconception Analysis
  • http://www.flickr.com/photos/-bast-/349497988/in/faves-14579369@N04/
  • Deceptively Native http://i.imgur.com/IVA1N.jpg
  • Well I’m on like Google or Google images like at least everyday.  I use it for everything . . . . [S]chool or like if somebody is talking about something and you have no idea what’s going on so you’ll go home and you’ll Google it.  And you’ll be like oh, that’s what they’re talking about. – 9/11th Grade Girl, Southwestern City. Source: Lenhart, Amanda, Arafeh, Sousan, Smith, Aaron, MacGill, Alexandrea, Writing, Technology, and Teens, Pew Internet & American Life Project, April 2008, http:// www.pewinternet.org/Reports/2008/Writing-Technology-and-Teens/05-Teens-and-Their-Writing-Habits/06-The-internet-is-a-primary-source-of-research.aspx?r=1, Accessed on July 17, 2010. "Teens and Their Writing Habits,"
  • Innovative Thinkers http://www.flickr.com/photos/jasoneppink/80772661/in/faves-14579369@N04/
  • I am wrong.
  • I am wrong. Often.
  • Fear of Acting
  • It Begins With You http://www.flickr.com/photos/humanoide/138782217/
  • Second Universal Issue: Listening to What Good Data Tells Us http://www.flickr.com/photos/quinnanya/2966535155/in/faves-14579369@N04/
  • Things we analyzed http://www.flickr.com/photos/puntodevista/112911490/in/faves-14579369@N04/
  • Transfer wasn’t happening
  • Analysis, Synthesis, and Creation
  • Writing with voice
  • An expanding definition of literacy
  • Literacy... http://www.flickr.com/photos/dr_television/3812964711/in/faves-14579369@N04/
  • Allowed us to provide students with access to skills that Colleges are clamoring for.
  • Kill the Mothership http://www.flickr.com/photos/jongorr/203440092/
  • http://www.flickr.com/photos/superkimbo/3318904030/
  • Third Universal Issue: Consumables
  • In school, where do we get our word intake from?
  • 34 Gigabytes
  • Image Source: http://www.flickr.com/photos/pointofdesign/2371903317/
  • x4 Image Source: http://www.flickr.com/photos/pointofdesign/2371903317/
  • Codes
  • Codes
  • Codes
  • traditional? http://www.flickr.com/photos/austinevan/1225274637/
  • http://www.flickr.com/photos/penmachine/98352836/ New?
  • Strategies http://www.flickr.com/photos/76074333@N00/317952268/in/faves-14579369@N04/
  • Move Cheese Lesson Plan Scenario http://www.flickr.com/photos/nics_events/2349632625/
  • We have to work as a faculty to create novel problems
  • http://www.flickr.com/photos/secondtoughest/3211201182/in/faves-14579369@N04/
  • Challenge People’s Belief Systems http://www.flickr.com/photos/secondtoughest/3211201182/in/faves-14579369@N04/
  • Culture
  • The Embedded Journalist Catch and Reward Competence http://www.flickr.com/photos/niclas/3548940/
  • Give to Get
  • The mission of the ..., valuing our tradition of excellence, is to develop all of our students as passionate, confident, life-long learners who have competence and strength of character to realize their aspirations and thoughtfully contribute to a diverse and changing world.
  • Point to Your Mission in Action http://www.flickr.com/photos/shutter/105497713/
  • Measure Your Melon Mission http://www.flickr.com/photos/amalthya/274662591/
  • Be the lead learner, because we need you to be. http://www.flickr.com/photos/benwerd/185925362/
  • What is your next step after today? How will you create change? Todaysmeet.com/techleaders
  • Patrick Higgins, Jr. Orangehiggins@gmail.com