#1 Always stop and look through our
#2 Don’t be afraid to take a chance,
step out of that comfort zone, and try
something new. Innovation is DOING
#3 Inspire daily… yourself and those
Keeping positive in a
sometimes negative world…
#3 Inspire daily… yourself and those around you
“Look, if you had one shot, or one opportunity to
seize everything you ever wanted in one moment,
would you capture it or just let it slip?”
Imagine for a second being a kid
in these situations…
My name is Jay Gross. I am here today to talk to you about Communicating with today’s
students through technology. Let us take a moment and define communication. Dictionary.com
defines communication as:
the act or process of communicating; fact of being communicated.
the imparting or interchange of thoughts, opinions, or information by speech, writing, or signs.
something imparted, interchanged, or transmitted.
a document or message imparting news, views, information, etc.
passage, or an opportunity or means of passage, between places.
My Purpose today is give you some new ideas on how to exchange ideas with students.
I also want you to take a chance and step outside your comfort zones.
If there is time, I would like to tell you some stories.
So let us now talk about technology. Dictionary.com defines technology as:
the branch of knowledge that deals with the creation and use of technical means and their
interrelation with life, society, and the environment, drawing upon such subjects as industrial
arts, engineering, applied science, and pure science.
the terminology of an art, science, etc.; technical nomenclature.
a scientific or industrial process, invention, method, or the like.
the sum of the ways in which social groups provide themselves with the material objects of
Now that we have that straight, how do students today communicate?
You do yours / I’ll do mine / We’ll pass & grade when done /
Then pass forward for our teacher