YES , MARTHA , IT IS Join me this WEDNESDAY in the LIBRARY LECTURE HALL for our STAFF DEVELOPMENT MEETING to hear… <ul><li>What’s new in research-based best practices </li></ul>HOW PEOPLE LEARN BRAIN , MIND, EXPERIENCE, and SCHOOL <ul><li>What we can do to enhance student achievement </li></ul><ul><li>How the world is changing </li></ul><ul><li>How our students are different </li></ul>AND IN A CLIMATE CRISIS THERE ARE NEW WAYS OF THINKING SO…
21ST CENTURY LEARNING enGauge – 21st century learning skills The Partnership for 21st century skills Students have changed The Millennials Saturation Nation Digital Natives
Source: Apple Computer, Inc. (1995). Teaching, Learning & Technology: A Report on 10 Years of ACOT Research .p. 13. http://images.apple.com/education/k12/leadership/acot/pdf/10yr.pdf MOVING TO 21ST CENTURY LEARNING Communication, collaboration, information access Seat work Technology use Quality Quantity Demonstration of success Transformation Accumulation Concept of knowledge Relationships & inquiry Facts & replication Learning emphasis Collaborator & sometimes expert Listener & learner Student role Collaborator & co-learner Fact teller & expert Teacher role Student-centered & interactive Teacher-centered & didactic Activity 21st century Traditional
IT’S GOING TO BE FUN! IT’S GOING TO BE A LOT TO THINK ABOUT… AND TO LAUGH ABOUT… SO LET’S GET GOING!
REMEMBER… JOIN ME WEDNESDAY IT’S ALL ABOUT OUR KIDS’ FUTURE
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