Goals of learning: 1) Autonomy – learning how to learn (Heutagogy – self-directed learning) 2) Metacognition ~ thinking how to think 3) Fluency
Literacy has always been defined by technology ~ Nichole Pinkard Transliteracy is the ability to read, write and interact across a range of platforms, tools and media from signing and orality through handwriting, print, TV, radio and film, to digital social networks.” Thomas et al 2007 Transliteracy: Crossing divides. 12(12)
Cataloguing, arranging. For curation you have to Find Select (filter quality, relevance) Arrange (crediting sources) Create Share Engage Track
Using tablets to create and facilitate learning networks
Presentation by Carina van Rooyen
to the UJ CAT workshop on 6 November 2013
Using tablets to create and
facilitate learning networks
Education is not the filling of a pail but the lighting of a
fire ~ Yeats
•iPads for learning : Getting started
•Interesting ways to use iPad in classroom
•Unofficial index to educational hashtags
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•Tolisano SR 2013b Take another look around.
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8th International Teacher Training Seminar in Barcelona, Spain on 6 October