• Share
  • Email
  • Embed
  • Like
  • Save
  • Private Content
Beyond the Walls of the Classroom: Technology Trends for 2012
 

Beyond the Walls of the Classroom: Technology Trends for 2012

on

  • 764 views

Presentation at Region VI Service Center on February 2, 2012, Texas

Presentation at Region VI Service Center on February 2, 2012, Texas

Presenters:
Rochell R McWhorter
Diana McBurnett
Demetra Baxter-Smith

Statistics

Views

Total Views
764
Views on SlideShare
757
Embed Views
7

Actions

Likes
0
Downloads
2
Comments
0

3 Embeds 7

http://pinterest.com 4
http://www.linkedin.com 2
http://www.docshut.com 1

Accessibility

Categories

Upload Details

Uploaded via as Microsoft PowerPoint

Usage Rights

© All Rights Reserved

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Processing…
Post Comment
Edit your comment
  • Show booklet, overview, tutorial, and log inSave this page as a favoriteConference link: http://www.sxswedu.com
  • Your district PS contact will batch load the staff and students. Don’t create your own accounts. Change password to something you can remember (and save it somewhere) as the system assigned passwords are hard to remember.

Beyond the Walls of the Classroom: Technology Trends for 2012 Beyond the Walls of the Classroom: Technology Trends for 2012 Presentation Transcript

  • Beyond the Walls of the Classroom Technology Trends for 2012   Rochell R. McWhorter, M.Ed., PhD Diana McBurnett, M.Ed., MAIS Demetra Baxter-Smith, M.Ed., M.S. Copyright 2011 R. McWhorter, D. McBurnett & D. Baxter-Smith
  • Project Share™ A State-Wide Learning Management System with Professional and Student ePortfolios http://www.projectsharetexas.org A global online learning community where educators collaborate, share resources and showcase accomplishments. --Student Accounts Now Available-- Copyright 2011 R. McWhorter, D. McBurnett & D. Baxter-Smith
  • http://polleverywhere.com Copyright 2011 R. McWhorter, D. McBurnett & D. Baxter-Smith
  • Region 6 Contacts for Project Share™Special EducationDeanna Wickes936-435-8258dwickes@esc6.netProject ShareMelissa McClatchy936-435-8380mmcclatchy@esc6.nettechnology.esc6.net Copyright 2011 R. McWhorter, D. McBurnett & D. Baxter-Smith
  • Other Useful Technology Trends for Learning Virtual Reality vs. Augmented Reality  Virtual Reality is a created digital environment  (i.e. Virtual Worlds; see Mancuso, Chlup & McWhorter, 2010) Copyright 2011 R. McWhorter, D. McBurnett & D. Baxter-Smith  Augmented Reality is the “layering” of digital information over the normal world  (see: New Media Consortium, 2011, p. 5)Source: R McWhorter Source: wired.com
  • Other Technology Trends to Consider Technology Examples/Description Icon or Visual Electronic Versions of Novels, Electronic Books Textbooks and Papers (eBooks)Copyright 2011 R. McWhorter, D. McBurnett & D. Baxter-Smith Mobile Learning Smart Phones, Digital Tablets Game-Based Learning or Learning Activities that “Gamification” earn “Points” or “Social Badges” Gesture-Based Kinect™ Learning Sources : Amazon.com; Apple.com; New Media Consortium (2011); orangesoda.com; pcworld.com
  • Contact Us:Rochell R. McWhorterThe University of Texas at Tylerrmcwhorter@uttyler.edu blog: http://virtualhrd.wordpress.comDiana McBurnett903-988-6909dmcburnett@esc7.netDemetra Baxter-Smithdbaxtersmith@uttyler.edu Copyright 2011 R. McWhorter, D. McBurnett & D. Baxter-Smith
  • Dialogue in your classroom at TodaysMeet.com Also, continue the discussion with us at a 3 hour hands-on Pre-Conference at the Council for Exceptional Children-Texas (CEC-Texas, formerly TCEC), San Antonio, Texas on Thursday, June 28, 2012. o See: http://tcecweb.org/ o for details or email: rmcwhorter@uttyler.edu Copyright 2011 R. McWhorter, D. McBurnett & D. Baxter-Smith
  • Our Favorite Resources  Augmented Reality  http://virtualhrd.wordpress.com/2012/01/18/augmented-reality-for-virtual-hrd/ Electronic Polling  Polldaddy: Create surveys, polls and quizzes - http://polldaddy.com/  Polleverywhere: http://polleverywhere.com Electronic Portfolios (ePortfolios)  Project Share Texas: http://www.projectsharetexas.org/ Technology Trends New Media Consortium Horizon 2011 Report:  http://csn.edu/PDFFiles/OTS/Website%20documents/getconnected/HR2011.pdf Virtual Worlds Rochells blog on her adventure in Second Life (2007-2010): http://exploresecondlife.blogspot.com/  Second Life Virtual World: http://secondlife.com Visual Organizer  Pinterist --online pinboard to organize and share things you love! http://pinterest.com/ Copyright 2011 R. McWhorter, D. McBurnett & D. Baxter-Smith
  • References Mancuso, D. S., Chlup, D. T., & McWhorter, R. R. (2010). A study of adult learning in a virtual environment. Advances in Developing Human Resource Development, 12(6), 691-699. New Media Consortium (2011). The horizon report: 2011 edition. Retrieved from http://wp.nmc.org/horizon2011/ Project share (2012). Retrieved from http://www.projectsharetexas.org Virtual Human Resource Development (2012). Augmented Reality for Virtual HRD (2012). Retrieved from http://virtualhrd.wordpress.com/2012/01/18/augmented-reality-for-virtual-hrd/ Copyright 2011 R. McWhorter, D. McBurnett & D. Baxter-Smith