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Behaviorism and technology.ppt

  1. 1. Behaviorism and Technology<br />By Kim Floyd and Jen Meno<br />
  2. 2. Definition of Behaviorism<br />A learning theory based on the belief that behaviors can be measured, trained, and changed.<br />
  3. 3. Traits of Behaviorism<br /><ul><li> Desired behaviors are reinforced by</li></ul> feedback <br /><ul><li> Direct instruction
  4. 4. Passive learning
  5. 5. Aligned to standardized testing
  6. 6. Technology corresponds with measurable objectives</li></li></ul><li>Desired behaviors are reinforced by positive or negative feedback.<br />Classroom Management<br /><ul><li> Marble jar/ tickets/ reward system
  7. 7. Behavior slips
  8. 8. Positive reinforcement
  9. 9. Affirmation
  10. 10. Constructive Criticism
  11. 11. Monthly Awards</li></li></ul><li>Desired behaviors are reinforced by positive or negative feedback.<br />Technology<br /><ul><li>Charts and Graphs
  12. 12. Stop watch
  13. 13. Student incentives (Computer time, Movie, </li></ul> Games)<br /><ul><li> DVD’s or VHS
  14. 14. Technology Rewards (high score)</li></li></ul><li>Direct Instruction<br /><ul><li> Objectives/Standards
  15. 15. Teaching and Modeling
  16. 16. Guided Practice
  17. 17. Independent Practice
  18. 18. Assessments
  19. 19. Textbooks</li></li></ul><li>Direct Instruction<br />Technology<br /><ul><li> Online Resources (Brain Pop/United Streaming, Starfall)
  20. 20. Laptop and Document Cameras
  21. 21. Power point Presentations
  22. 22. Books Online
  23. 23. I Pads
  24. 24. Software (Math Blaster)</li></li></ul><li>Passive Learning<br /><ul><li> Listen to lectures
  25. 25. Absorb information
  26. 26. Rote memorization
  27. 27. Regurgitate information
  28. 28. Drill and practice</li></li></ul><li>Passive Learning<br /><ul><li>Calculators
  29. 29. VHS tapes
  30. 30. DVD videos
  31. 31. Word Processing
  32. 32. I Pad
  33. 33. Listening Centers/ I Pod</li></ul>Technology<br />
  34. 34. Tightly Aligned to Standardized Testing<br /><ul><li> District Language Arts Assessments
  35. 35. District Math Assessment
  36. 36. District Writing Assessment
  37. 37. State Testing (CSTs)
  38. 38. End of the Unit Tests
  39. 39. STAR - Upper Grades Additional</li></ul> Assessments<br />
  40. 40. Tightly Aligned to Standardized Testing<br /><ul><li> Standards Learning Software Programs
  41. 41. Standards Learning Websites
  42. 42. Tungsten
  43. 43. ST Math
  44. 44. Dibbles
  45. 45. SAM</li></ul>Technology<br />
  46. 46. Educational technology corresponds with measurable objectives.<br /><ul><li> Imagine Learning
  47. 47. System 44
  48. 48. Read 180
  49. 49. SRI</li></li></ul><li>Behaviorism<br />Pros<br />Cons<br /><ul><li> Clear simple objectives
  50. 50. Outcomes measurable
  51. 51. Implementation easy
  52. 52. Student accountability
  53. 53. Memorization skills
  54. 54. Instructor has control
  55. 55. Pacing calendars
  56. 56. Does not accommodate multiple learning styles
  57. 57. Dependent learning
  58. 58. No group interaction
  59. 59. Limited learning
  60. 60. Short-term retention
  61. 61. Restricted creativity</li></li></ul><li>Technology Resourcesfor the 21st Century<br />Online Teaching Forums<br />Smart Boards<br />I pads / I Pods<br />Document cameras<br />Flip cameras<br />Blogging<br />Webcam<br />Skype<br />Microsoft Applications<br />Internet<br />WiFi<br />Promethium Boards<br />Computers (PC or Mac)<br />Laptops<br />Pod Casting<br />DVD Blu-ray<br />Cell Phones<br />Cameras / Camcorders<br />
  62. 62. Enhancing Behaviorism with Technology<br />Before Technology<br />After Technology<br /><ul><li>Does not accommodate multiple learning styles
  63. 63. Dependent learning
  64. 64. No group interaction
  65. 65. Limited learning
  66. 66. Short-term retention
  67. 67. Restricted creativity
  68. 68. Accommodates all learning styles
  69. 69. Independent learners
  70. 70. Interaction with technology
  71. 71. Unlimited learning
  72. 72. Unlimited resources
  73. 73. Life long learner
  74. 74. Unlimited potential</li></li></ul><li>Behaviorism in the 21st Century<br />Hybrid Behaviorism Theory<br />Technology breaks learners out of the box<br />The box of behaviorism limits learning<br />
  75. 75. Thank you!<br />

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