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Edscape pres.


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Edscape pres.

  1. 1. iPads and e-Pubs in Burlington Edscape October 15, 2011For handout go here
  2. 2. Burlington High School Mission Statement
  3. 3. Why do we need to embrace Social Media? "Students in the 21st century should have experience with and develop skills around technological tools used in the classroom and the world around them. Through this they will learn about technology and learn through technology. In addition, they must be able to select the most appropriate tools to address particular needs." From NCTEs Framework for 21st Century Curriculum and Assessment 2007
  4. 4. Why do we need to embrace Social Media? “Just as media and technology are integrated in school and life in the twenty-first century, skills related to media use (both critical analysis and production of media) are integrated throughout the standards.." (From Common Core State Standards) 2011
  5. 5. Why do we need to embrace Social Media? “To promote student learning through the use of mobile learning devices and social media in instruction that further prepares students to be active, constructive participants in the highly connected world in which they already live and will soon work.." (From NASSP Position Statement on Using Mobile and Social Technologies in school) 2011
  6. 6. Our Plan:Steps Outlined Here
  7. 7. The School That Launched1,000 iPads - Google Doc
  8. 8. Questions????
  9. 9. Contact Information:Patrick Larkin - Principal, Burlington High Schoole-mail - larkin@bpsk12.orgblog - Burlinton High School Principal’s Blogtwitter - @bhsprincipalcell - 339 234-1673Andrew Marcinek - BHS Instructional Technologye-mail - amarcinek@bpsk12.orgblog - andrewmarcinek.comtwitter - @andycinekcell - 570 259-1114