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Tech Class Slideshow


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Tech Class Slideshow

  1. 1. The Digital Native -A person who has grown up with digital technology
  2. 2. “Teens were born into a digital world where they expect to be able to create, consume, remix, and share material.”Pew Internet and American Life Project
  3. 3. Digital natives perceive technology as their friend and rely on it to work, study, play, relax, and communicate...
  4. 4. ...this changes the way kids learn. “Today's kids hate being talked at. They hate when teaching is simply telling. They hate lectures and tune them out.” Encyclopedia of Educational Technology
  5. 5. INSTEAD, students universally prefer: Dealing with questions rather than answers Sharing their opinions Participating in group projects Working with real world issues and people Having teachers who talk to them as equals rather than as inferiors
  6. 6. The answer? Teachers can use technology to communicate with a digital native student.