Students born after 1980Students have grown up with digital technology Today’s students think and process information fundamentally differently
Creativity and Communication Innovation and Collaboration Critical Thinking, Research and Problem Solving, Information and Decision Fluency Making Link to ISTE Technology Standards forStudents, Teachers, Digital Citizenship Operations andand Administrators Concepts
Most Well Known Wikipedia Wiki InformationCommonCraft Video Favorite Site PBWorks WikiSpaces WDP Teacher Examples: Mrs. Swanson Mrs. Kohl Mr. Slowinski
Blog InformationCommonCraft Video Favorite Sites KidBlog Posterous Blogger Wordpress Google Sites Weebly WDP Teacher Examples: Mrs. Kohl Mrs. Swanson Mr. Slowinski
• We dont have to find information anymore - it canfind us! Example: RSS (Explanation)• Look at your curriculum to find natural integration ideas. Don’tuse a tool just to say you’ve used it…it should fit.• Do what works for YOU! Its impossible to do it all - findsomething that you enjoy and find a way to incorporate it intoyour curriculum.• Take time to explore! Play with some of the applications yourcurious about!• Dont forget about liabilities when you use some of thesethings in your classroom. Always error on the side of caution…• Remember copyright rules!