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Powertips - TechTutor

  1. 1. presents<br />1<br />
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  3. 3. Classroom of Today<br />3<br />
  4. 4. Classroom of the Future<br />4<br />
  5. 5. The Educators & Learners<br /> of the Future<br />5<br />
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  7. 7. Fundamental Practices<br />TELL me and I may forget<br />SHOW me and I may remember<br />INVOLVE me and I will understand<br />7<br />
  8. 8. when you try to just use technology in a classroom, it doesnt work and will not work<br />8<br />
  9. 9. the best uses of technology inside the classroom are outside the classroom <br />9<br />
  10. 10. using technology in the classroom is more about education and less about technology<br />10<br />
  11. 11. Reasons to use Technology in Education<br />Students need to be globally competitive<br />Technology can help level the playing field<br />We need to teach the future and not the past<br />11<br />
  12. 12. Reasons to use Technology in Education<br />We need to meet students where they are, and not where we are<br />We need to engage students and not bore them<br />Schools should be student centered and not teacher centered<br />12<br />
  13. 13. Problems with using Technology<br />School infrastructure is insufficient<br />Software is outdated and insufficient<br />Teachers are not adequately trained<br />Too long to create lessons due to unfamiliarity with technology<br />Lack of understanding and appreciation<br />13<br />
  14. 14. The Answer:<br />WEB 2.0 / Social Media<br />14<br />
  15. 15. What is Social MediaDigital Tools and Services that allow people to:<br />Publish and share content<br />Collaborate with others<br />Form communities of interest<br />Provide added value and context to knowledge<br />15<br />
  16. 16. What is Social Media<br />It’s a way to differentiate the passive internet of www from the two way interchange<br />Blogs, Wikis, Social Networkings, Video Sharing, Podcastings etc.<br />Creating, sharing, remixing, recycling information<br />Mass Communication at a low cost<br />16<br />
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  19. 19. The World of Web 2.0<br />19<br />
  20. 20. The Tools<br />WIKIS<br />20<br />
  21. 21. Wikis – Potential Uses<br />Continual review<br />Resource sharing and data collection<br />Group authoring<br />Group collaboration<br />21<br />
  22. 22. The Tools<br />BLOGS<br />22<br />
  23. 23. Blogs – Potential uses<br />Replacing standard class web pages<br />Professor written blogs that will relate to the theme of the course<br />Organization of in-class discussion<br />Requiring students to write their own blogs as part of their grades<br />23<br />
  24. 24. The Tools<br />TWITTER<br />24<br />
  25. 25. Twitter – Possible uses<br />Pointers to online resources<br />Students reminded of deadlines<br />Giving instructions to students<br />Keeping up to date for you and students<br />Instant lecture feedback<br />25<br />
  26. 26. The Tools<br />SOCIAL<br />NETWORKING<br />26<br />
  27. 27. Power of Facebook<br />Personal Profile<br />Message Inbox<br />Message Notifications<br />Page Updates<br />The Wall<br />27<br />
  28. 28. Power of Facebook<br />Poking<br />Facebook Groups<br />Facebook Events<br />Facebook Applications<br />Photos / Videos / News Feeds<br />28<br />
  29. 29. They are just too many<br />How do I <br />monitor all of <br />them?<br />29<br />
  30. 30. The Answer<br />RSS<br />Real Simple Syndication<br />30<br />
  31. 31. With Millions / Billions of websites – <br />How do we SHARE<br />our web resources?<br />31<br />
  32. 32. The Answer<br />Social<br />Bookmarking<br />32<br />
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  45. 45. Other Useful Tools<br />http://www.go2web20.net/<br />45<br />
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  48. 48. Remember<br />social media creates new venues for critique, collaboration, discussion and conversation<br />48<br />
  49. 49. Remember<br />in order for technology in education to work, students and teachers must learn and know how to trust and take risks.<br />49<br />
  50. 50. Remember<br />Social media ia about transparency<br />And transparency among students, teachers and parents builds trust<br />50<br />
  51. 51. How much do you know about<br />TECHNOLOGY<br />51<br />
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  53. 53. T H A N K Y O U<br />53<br />

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