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Web 2.0 and You: A Leadership Perspective


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This presentation was designed for a presentation on February 4, 2009 in Columbus, Ohio at the eTech Ohio Educational Technology Conference. For more indepth information and to access live links, visit:

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Web 2.0 and You: A Leadership Perspective

  1. 1. Web 2.0 and You: A Leadership Perspective eTech Ohio Educational Technology Conference February 4, 2009 Presenters: Lynn T. Ochs Lani Ritter Hall
  2. 2. How has school changed? How have students changed? Are you preparing your students for their future or your past? Photo Credit: Old School Room, El Toro Grammar School
  3. 3. Web 2.0 Lingo
  4. 4. What does it mean to be literate in the 21st Century? 21st Century Learners
  5. 5. Partnership for 21 st Century Learning 21st Century Literacies and Skills
  6. 6. How do we develop these “21st century” literacies? <ul><li>Capture Everything </li></ul><ul><ul><li>What's worth capturing in my classrooms? My building? My district? Audio? Video? Text-based assignments? Student work? Writing? </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Share Everything </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Where can I share it? With whom? What audiences is our organization working to serve? How will they benefit from these shared items? Who needs to see what’s going on? </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Open Everything </li></ul><ul><ul><li>What are the closed silos of information in our schools that shouldn't be? What things outside of our schools have we closed (blocked)? What can we do to open both of those up? </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Only Connect </li></ul><ul><ul><li>How can I help my staff, my students and teachers connect with content, with each other, and with others outside the classroom (students, teachers, experts, mentors, the community, etc.) in a meaningful way? </li></ul></ul><ul><li>What questions do I have for my administrators/curriculum staff? Teaching Staff? IT Staff? Students? </li></ul>Source: Karl Fisch, The Fischbowl
  7. 7. What skills do we need? What tools are available? How can these tools transform our practice? Web 2.0 Basics for Administrators Whiplash!
  8. 8. A Quick Tour <ul><li>Capture Everything </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Lewis Elementary - Photo Sharing </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Share Everything </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Traverse City Public Schools - Social Bookmarks </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Open Everything </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Why Blog as an Administrator? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Mr . P's Blog: A Historical Perspective </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Only Connect </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Wiki While You Work! </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Colorado Learns: The HOW of 21st Century Learning </li></ul></ul>Source: Karl Fisch, The Fischbowl
  9. 9. <ul><li>How can I connect with content and with others, both inside and outside my school or district (students, teachers, administrators, experts, mentors, the community, etc.) in meaningful ways? </li></ul><ul><li>How can I help my students and teachers to connect with content, with each other, and with those outside the classroom in meaningful ways? </li></ul>Time to Reflect
  10. 10. Where Do I Begin? <ul><li>With your first steps, aren't you likely to leave a path for your staff to follow? One foot in front of the other on the way to capturing, connecting, and sharing-- - Lani Ritter Hall, January, 2009 </li></ul>Possibilities Abound … Continue to collaborate at
  11. 11. The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who cannot read and write, but those who cannot learn, unlearn, and relearn. - Alvin Toffler, American Author of Science-fiction, b.1928 Digg In! Have the Audacity! Web 2.0 will... Rock You!
  12. 12. Web 2.0 and You: A Leadership Perspective Presenters: Lynn T. Ochs Lani Ritter Hall