Innovative Learning DENSI2012

562 views

Published on

My presentation at DENSI 2012 focused on creating innovative learning environments.

Published in: Education, Technology
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
562
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
32
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
2
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Innovative Learning DENSI2012

  1. 1. INNOVATIVE LEARNING ENVIRONMENTS GINNY WASHBURNE @GWASHBURNE DENSI 2012Tuesday, July 24, 2012
  2. 2. WELCOME!! “WE ARE NEVER MORE CREATIVE THAN WHEN WE ARE KIDS. THE WORLD IS NEW AND WE EXPLORE IT ALL, WIDE-EYED AND INQUISITIVE.” ~THINK WITH GOOGLETuesday, July 24, 2012
  3. 3. “I DON’T KNOW HOW TO PUT THIS, BUT I’M KIND OF A BIG DEAL.” LET YOUR CREATIVITY FLOWTuesday, July 24, 2012
  4. 4. ITEMS AND EXPERTS ITEMS- 4 GROUPS EXPERTS- PAIRSTuesday, July 24, 2012
  5. 5. ESSENTIAL QUESTIONS WHAT ARE THE ENVIRONMENTS THAT LEAD TO UNUSUAL LEVELS OF INNOVATION AND CREATIVITY? HOW CAN WE HELP ALL STUDENTS TO FLOURISH?Tuesday, July 24, 2012
  6. 6. I AM NOT THE EXPERT WHERE GOOD IDEAS COME FROM FLOURISH STOP STEALING DREAMS INFLUENCER A NEW CULTURE OF LEARNING INSANELY SIMPLE LEARNING SPACES (EDUCAUSE) TED TALKS, WEBSITES, FRIENDS & FAMILYTuesday, July 24, 2012
  7. 7. AGENDA: 1. ENVIRONMENT 2. STUDENTS 3. YOUTuesday, July 24, 2012
  8. 8. “THE MOMENT STUDENTS ENTER ..THE SPACE INFORMS THEM ...ABOUT THE TYPE OF LEARNING THE ENVIRONMENT WILL FOSTER.” ~ GLENBROOK NORTH HS ENVIRONMENTTuesday, July 24, 2012
  9. 9. INTENTIONALLY CREATED SPACES: 1. FLEXIBILITY 2. COMFORT 3. SENSORY STIMULATION 4. TECHNOLOGY SUPPORT 5. DECENTEREDNESS 6. COLOR (WIRED.COM) SPACE AS A CHANGE AGENT EDUCAUSE LEARNING SPACE DESIGN RESEARCHTuesday, July 24, 2012
  10. 10. WITH A LITTLE HELP FROM MY FRIENDS “CHANCE FAVORS THE CONNECTED MIND.” STEVEN B. JOHNSONTuesday, July 24, 2012
  11. 11. LEVERAGING SURFACE AND SPACE HALLWAY FLOOR WINDOW SIDEWALK LUNCH ROOM TABLE WALLTuesday, July 24, 2012
  12. 12. STUDENTSTuesday, July 24, 2012
  13. 13. IN 1-2 WORDS WHAT DO YOU WANT MOST FOR WHAT DO SCHOOLS TEACH? YOUR STUDENTS?Tuesday, July 24, 2012
  14. 14. YOU CAN LEAD A HORSE TO WATER... UNLESS YOU SALT THE HAYTuesday, July 24, 2012
  15. 15. ALL LEARNING IS GOAL DIRECTED “Somewhere along the way, many students get lost…they shut off their natural learning instincts… they study, they pass tests, and eventually their love of learning is gone….a real goal has been replaced by pleasing the teacher, or getting a good grade.” ~Teaching MindsTuesday, July 24, 2012
  16. 16. EMOTIONS ASSOCIATED WITH THE LEARNING ENVIRONMENT POSITIVE NEGATIVE = = ENDORPHINS CORTISOLTuesday, July 24, 2012
  17. 17. MANAGING STRESS STRATEGIES TO HELP KIDS FLOURISHTuesday, July 24, 2012
  18. 18. TEACHING WELLBEING FLOURISH 3:1 RATIO 3 GOOD THINGS OPTIMISM SELF-DISCIPLINETuesday, July 24, 2012
  19. 19. THE GIFT OF TIMETuesday, July 24, 2012
  20. 20. INNOVATION TIME OFFTuesday, July 24, 2012
  21. 21. COMMUNITY A NEW CULTURE OF LEARNINGTuesday, July 24, 2012
  22. 22. YOUTuesday, July 24, 2012
  23. 23. CORE HABITSTuesday, July 24, 2012
  24. 24. MANAGING YOUR ENERGY FLOWTuesday, July 24, 2012
  25. 25. INTERESTINGNESSTuesday, July 24, 2012
  26. 26. INTERESTINGNESSTuesday, July 24, 2012
  27. 27. PLAYING CATCH INSANELY SIMPLETuesday, July 24, 2012
  28. 28. REFLECT 1.HOW WILL YOU LEVERAGE THE PHYSICAL LEARNING ENVIRONMENT? 2. HOW WILL YOU HELP YOUR STUDENTS FLOURISH? 3. HOW WILL YOU STRIVE TO BE THE BEST VERSION OF YOURSELF?Tuesday, July 24, 2012
  29. 29. THANK YOU!Tuesday, July 24, 2012
  30. 30. IMAGES AND RESOURCES: HTTP://PRACTICALENRICHMENT.WORDPRESS.COM/2011/07/20/THE-ALLURE-OF-A-COFFEE-SHOP/ HTTP://WWW.FLICKR.COM/PHOTOS/PHILSCOVILLE/2395591985/SIZES/L/IN/PHOTOSTREAM/ WWW.FLICKR.COM/CREATIVECOMMONSTuesday, July 24, 2012

×