Are you teaching formal classes? Why not? Be creative in the where and how, we will talk about that laterDo you have youth who need to learn something? Or do you live on the moon?Do you have hours to spend chatting or are you trying to add one more fire club to that juggling act?
You know you are supposed to be helping people learn, you are just unsure of the what why and howYou want something to help you seem like you know what you are doing even if you don’t You want to be Hip, Cool, Fly, Dope, Swagged OutGive up on chasing the latest fad, be your self and honest with who you are and who you are helping, teens especially respect if you have knowledge and do not force it upon them but let them explore on their own
You are in charge of the momentYou know what is important and knowing that is more critical than knowing the latest fadWe don’t have room or time for lollygaggers, get with the program "The illiterate of the 21c won't be those who can't read and write, but those who can't learn, unlearn and relearn." - Alvin Toffler
Did you know all of these things? Do you know which of these things is not accurate now?You need to understand where we were way back when in the old days of 2008You need to see what is happening around you now – what people want and what they think they wantYou need to be able to glimpse into the potential future and plan for how you will live in it
Engage sound effectHere is an example of retro geek coolHow can I help you? Where do you want to go today? What do you want to do today?What are you trying to do?
COPA - Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act covers online interactions for children under 13, including apps
Generation C – for Generation Connected
Remember Seventeen is not marketed to older teens but to 12-13 year old girls
Note this is 18 and up because officially they are not allowed to track under 18
Again are we giving them a fish or showing them how to find what they needRemember by showing them HOW to they will come back to you because you showed them one thing, now they have expectations
You are being asked all sorts of questions, we just have to roll with the changes and make it up as we goeReader devices, laptops, tablets etcHelping with a camera, does your branch have a digital camera?Helping with project, parents and teachers still like books even if the child doesn’tRecommend the book on CD for them to listen to while the cruise FB
Once you show your talent it will attract attention
Start at 9:30 First two sections from 9:30 to 1115 minute break – stand upThird and Fourth sections from 11:15 to 12:30
The idea of what you are training ON and what you are training FOR
Fixed stationary library computerLaptop somewhere in the buildingTablets in a chair
This does NOT include phones! Just how high is that number?
Google Voice or Siri in the library
Why don’t you have a Nook/Kindle/iPad/etc
Leave the building but not the jobVisit a day care, on a class visit,
No wonder your president needs to be an actor he needs to look good on TV
Everyone should know how to create a secure password
Catchprases are easy to remember IEatStinkyCheese, addresses, etc
Storify lets you curate social networks to build social stories, bringing together media scattered across the Web into a coherent narrative. We are building the story layer above social networks, to amplify the voices that matter and create a new media format that is interactive, dynamic and social.“
Every day we get a horde of youngsters filling the library and computers and they could be doing something productiveYou want to have your question for them lined up Never say I don’t know how – say Let’s figure that out
Computers From Toddlers To Teens And Beyond
Are you teaching formal classes?Do you have youth who need to learn?How much time do you have to teach?
I know I am supposed to be doing something I just don’t know what or howCan you make me hip? Cool Fly Dope Swagged OutBe yourself – honesty counts
Confident in your skillsConfident that you know what is important Important > latest fad Confident that this is what you want to do or else why are you working with the public?