•Digital Natives have a lotto teach their 20th centuryteachers.•We need to team up!•With ICT students andteachers speak the samelanguage.•No longer the “enemy” buta PARTNER, a travelleralongside your students.TEAM UP WITH YOUR STUDENTShttp://www.marcprensky.com/
TEAM UP WITH YOUR STUDENTS•“… the same digital technologywhich caused the changes in ourstudents also provides the toolsto finally implement the mosteffective, real ways of learning”
• First digital generation.• Digital natives versus digitalimmigrants.• Digital orphans: Who’s goingto give them rules andguidelines?• Educators and families DOHAVE A ROLE TO PLAYDIGITAL CITIZENSHIP
• Most teachers arealready present onsocial media…• Why don’t youteam up with yourstudents and buildup a networkedteam?• They ARE alreadythere!
START STEP BY STEP•Start step bystep and getused to it. Thenincrease thelevel of yourfindings anddigital outreach
START STEP BY STEP• Suggested approach:• FIND A PHOTO IN FLICKR.COM ORpicasaweb• LOCATE THE SETTING OF A TEXT-GEOTAGGING- GOOGLE MAPS/GOOGLE EARTH• FIND REAL WEBSITES OFTHINGS/PLACES/PEOPLEMENTIONED IN TEXTS-WIKIPEDIA-SIMPLE ENGLISH• FIND THE MEANING OF WORDShttp://oxforddictionaries.com/• WATCH A CLIP IN YOUTUBE ANDLISTEN TO REAL ENGLISH!!!• LISTEN TO SONGS AND ENJOYKARAOKE!• LYRICS TRAINING.COM
Find yourelementDiscover yourtribeTEAM UP WITH YOUR COLLEAGUESThe alchemy of synergy:When a group of people with common interestscome together, a synergy is created which allowsthem to create something much greater than any ofthem could have created individually.
• Create an emailgroup• Share the workload• Use your pastmaterial• Encourage oneanother!TEAM UP WITH YOUR COLLEAGUES
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