A 21st Century Education
Traditional classroom model


     We get a lot of this...

                                                           and...
But what if this was our classroom...
 
Tremendous prevents this from happening?
      What amount of constraint in education
Food
    Schools                              Interests

                                                        Extracurr...
A Vision of Students Today (mwesch)

      Complete 49% of readings assigned -- 
 only 26% of which were deemed relevant t...
A Day in the Life of a Student Today...

              
            7 hours sleeping
         1.5 hours watching TV
      ...
Did You Know 3.0
    • The top 10 in-demand jobs in 2010 did not exist in 2004
 
    • Today’s learner will have 10-14 job...
Social Media - so·cial me·dia - ˈsō-shəl ˈmē-dē-ə- noun -
Internet-based tools for sharing and discussing information

   ...
Students need to
             take ownership
                over their
               educations




Generate            ...
Creativity provides leadership for
         the community
                  
Watch podcasts on TED.com
Follow experts on Twitter
Connect with Skype & iChat
Join a workgroup online
Work with your teacher and create a Ning
            or Wiki for a topic
Make a Voicethread for study sessions
Rethink Knowledge
More resources available at delicious/liontech/lcc
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21st Century Education

  1. 1. A 21st Century Education
  2. 2. Traditional classroom model We get a lot of this... and some of this... but very little of this... Source: Michael Wesch, Assistant Professor of Cultural Anthropology, Kansas State University
  3. 3. But what if this was our classroom...
  4. 4.   Tremendous prevents this from happening? What amount of constraint in education
  5. 5. Food Schools Interests Extracurriculars Classes Entertainment Girlfriends Responbilities Kids lives are filled with constantly changing pieces Boyfriends Music Friends Grade Authoritative Clothing Expectations Figures Levels Style
  6. 6. A Vision of Students Today (mwesch) Complete 49% of readings assigned --  only 26% of which were deemed relevant to life   Will read 8 books, 2,300 Web pages, and 1,281 Facebook profiles per year   Will write 42 pages for class and 500 pages of email
  7. 7. A Day in the Life of a Student Today...   7 hours sleeping 1.5 hours watching TV   3.5 hours online 2.5 hours listening to music  26.5 hours 2 hours talking on the cell phone 3 hours in class 2 hours eating 2 hours work 3 hours study
  8. 8. Did You Know 3.0 • The top 10 in-demand jobs in 2010 did not exist in 2004   • Today’s learner will have 10-14 jobs by the age of 38 (US Dept of Labor)   • 1 in 4 workers have been with their current employer for less than a year   • 200 million registers users in MySpace, 5th largest country in world   • 31 billion Google searches per month   • 4 exabytes (4.0 x 10^19) of unique information will be generated each year   • By 2049, a $1000 computer will exceed the computational capabilities of the entire human species
  9. 9. Social Media - so·cial me·dia - ˈsō-shəl ˈmē-dē-ə- noun - Internet-based tools for sharing and discussing information Social media depends on interactions between people as the discussion and integration of words builds shared- meaning (source: netlingo.com) Social media is an educational tool
  10. 10. Students need to take ownership over their educations Generate Connect and content Network Incorporate on Moodle Web 2.0 projects
  11. 11. Creativity provides leadership for the community  
  12. 12. Watch podcasts on TED.com
  13. 13. Follow experts on Twitter
  14. 14. Connect with Skype & iChat
  15. 15. Join a workgroup online
  16. 16. Work with your teacher and create a Ning or Wiki for a topic
  17. 17. Make a Voicethread for study sessions
  18. 18. Rethink Knowledge
  19. 19. More resources available at delicious/liontech/lcc

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