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Killing lecture sxsw_final

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Killing lecture sxsw_final

  1. 1. How Technology IsKilling (or Saving)the Lecture Jeff Young Chronicle of Higher Education @jryoung
  2. 2. A Dangerous Talk
  3. 3. Set Your Phones to “On”
  4. 4. The Problem
  5. 5. The Problem“No significant improvement in learning” during first 2 years of co
  6. 6. The Problem“No significant improvement in learning” during 4 years of college
  7. 7. College is Lecture Land
  8. 8. College is Lecture Land of professors say they lecture.
  9. 9. College is Lecture Land 3 min of each 50-minute lecture devoted to questions.
  10. 10. College teaching isn‟t as good as people think it is.
  11. 11. History of the Lecture
  12. 12. Technologies Killing the Lecture
  13. 13. Technologies Killing the Lecture1.
  14. 14. Info Karaoke
  15. 15. Evolution of Classroom Tech
  16. 16. Stage 1
  17. 17. Stage 2
  18. 18. We dont desire CDs; we want themusic they hold. We dont enjoyreading newspapers, we like thecontent they produce. Similarly wedont pay tuition for classes, we wantthe knowledge they provide. Musicthen newspapers, will professorsbe next?
  19. 19. Technologies Killing the Lecture2.
  20. 20. MIT Open Courseware
  21. 21. of college tech leaders plan to install lecture-capturesystems.
  22. 22. Invading a „Sacred Space‟?
  23. 23. Invading a „Sacred Space‟?
  24. 24. Playing to the Camera
  25. 25. Technologies Killing the Lecture3.
  26. 26. Tech Gear Students Own 87%* Source: ECAR 2011 national study of 3,000 students from 1,179 colleges.
  27. 27. Tech Gear Students Own 87% 55%* Source: ECAR 2011 national study of 3,000 students from 1,179 colleges.
  28. 28. Tech Gear Students Own 87% 8% 55%* Source: ECAR 2011 national study of 3,000 students from 1,179 colleges.
  29. 29. ?
  30. 30. Technologies Killing the Lecture4.
  31. 31. Challenge to AuthorityStudents don‟t seeprofessors as only sourceof information about theirtopic of expertise.
  32. 32. Rise of the MOOC
  33. 33. Lecture Fail?
  34. 34. Lecture Fail?
  35. 35. Can Lectures BeSaved?
  36. 36. Technologies Saving the Lecture1.
  37. 37. Khan Academy
  38. 38. “Inverted” or “Flipped” Classroom
  39. 39. Info-Lecture Now Homework
  40. 40. Virginia Tech Math Emporium
  41. 41. Technologies Saving the Lecture2.
  42. 42. Harnessing Tech
  43. 43. Harnessing Tech
  44. 44. Stephen Baldridge, an assistant professor of social, sent his students on a campus-wide hunt inspired by the TV reality show The Amazing Race.
  45. 45. Classroom „Moneyball‟
  46. 46. Technologies Saving the Lecture3.
  47. 47. Class Project: Wikipedia Entry
  48. 48. Class Blog
  49. 49. Professors Respond
  50. 50. An Administrator‟s Challenge
  51. 51. Still an Open QuestionSend in a video today:http://chronicle.com/lecturefail
  52. 52. Discussion

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