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My timeline template described my experiences with using technology as a way of life.

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  1. 1. Technology and Me A personal timeline of educational technology
  2. 2. Overview <ul><li>My name is Carmencita E. Lariba </li></ul><ul><li>I started school in 1980 in a military </li></ul><ul><li>Air Force Base in the Philippines. </li></ul><ul><li>I graduated from high school in </li></ul><ul><li>1986 in the Philippines. </li></ul><ul><li>I finished my Bachelor’s degree in Biology in 1986 </li></ul><ul><li>in Manila, Philippines. </li></ul><ul><li>Currently, I am in the PBCSE program at UH Manoa. </li></ul><ul><li>When I finish my degree, I hope to become a certified </li></ul><ul><li>public school teacher in high school and get a permanent </li></ul><ul><li>teaching job. </li></ul>
  3. 3. My definition of educational technology Educational technology is an effective tool of connecting with people in a faster and much easier way with the use of technological operations and related techniques, enabling students to send, receive, exchange messages, knowledge, and explore ideas through research, practice, and creative design that would enhance academic performance and advancement of student learning with the use of computer and new trend of technological equipments.
  4. 4. Web sites on ed tech history <ul><li>History of Educational Technology </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li>htm </li></ul><ul><li>A History of the Computer </li></ul><ul><li> . </li></ul><ul><li>html </li></ul><ul><li>Computers in Education: A Brief History </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>
  5. 5. Web site on ed tech history <ul><li>Internet History </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.computerhisto </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li>. Penn Library/exhibitions </li></ul><ul><li>http://www/library.upenn . </li></ul><ul><li>edu/exhibits/rbm/mauchly/jwmintro.html </li></ul>
  6. 6. Kindergarten technology <ul><li>The use of computer was not yet popular during my time. I use colored TV, and black& white television at home for entertainment or I go to the movie theatre with my family. </li></ul><ul><li>At present, kindergarteners have computers in the classroom for educational games and programs to test their academic skills and performances. </li></ul>
  7. 7. High school technology <ul><li>The use of computer was not yet popular during that time although it was being used in other places. I used the colored TV and black & white TV at home. At school, I used textbooks, other reading materials, and typewriter for my term papers. </li></ul><ul><li>I was a theatre stage actress at school. I witnessed the use of filmmaking equipments, lights and sound effects, and cameras. </li></ul>
  8. 8. College technology <ul><li>More on reading, learning, mastering concepts, library research, dissection of animals and learning the parts, and completing the laboratory manuals. </li></ul><ul><li>No available computers in my course but available in other courses like computer science classes. </li></ul><ul><li>At present: use of computer is encouraged and strictly implemented in most classes. </li></ul>
  9. 9. A vivid technology learning experience <ul><li>Taught 8 th grade Middle School Science. I used school computer, my own laptop, projector & screen, overhead projectors plus transparencies, & TV plus DVDs or videotapes. </li></ul><ul><li>ITE 401 class: group collaboration; EDEP 631: use of digital cameras </li></ul>
  10. 10. A technology I want to use in my classroom <ul><li>Projector and screen: for PowerPoint </li></ul><ul><li>Classroom computer; my own laptop </li></ul><ul><li>Overhead projectors & transparencies </li></ul><ul><li>Television & available educational DVDs </li></ul><ul><li>Digital video camera for classroom use </li></ul>
  11. 11. My vision of the classroom of the future <ul><li>Due to unavoidable increasing number of students in a public school: increase availability of computers in the classroom to maximize skills and class performance. </li></ul>
  12. 12. A challenge for teaching <ul><li>* An increasing population of students and not enough funding for technological equipments and maintenance. </li></ul><ul><li>Teacher’s expense: </li></ul><ul><li>new trends of tools </li></ul>
  13. 13. Words of wisdom <ul><li>“ To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe.” - Anatole France </li></ul>