Another VersionThis famous perceptual illusion in which the brain switches between seeing a young girl and anold woman (or "wife" and "mother in law"). This anonymous German postcard from 1888 depictsthe image in its earliest known form, For many years, the creator of this figure was thought to beBritish cartoonist W. E. Hill, who published it in 1915 in Puck humor magazine, an Americanmagazine inspired by the British magazine Punch.
Transform Definition:to undergo a change in form, appearance, nature or character
Education, Technology and Teachers Transforming from…. Agrarian, assembly line mentality (left brain) to… Digital, hyperlinked world (right brain)
Pedagogy, Technology and Teachers “Let me teach you how to integrate technology with your students.” It’s about transforming thinking to learn how to use the tools tobecome an online or blended learning teacher
Technology and TeachersIt’s about transforming thinking to use technology, the Web, podcasting, etc. Difficult to force another person to transform – it is a personal decision
Transforming Thinking Transforming Activities of Teachers Transforming Activities for Students
What are transformational events in education? (accidental – it just changed) Paper/Pencil – Computer Floppy Disk – Flash Drive Others?
What are transformational activities?(intentional – a decision to change) Things that cause people to think and do things differently – A book – An interaction – Others? My transformation
My Transformational Journey Accidental Intentional
Your Transformational Journey and What is your PLN? Accidental Intentional
Growing Up Digital (Tapscott, 1998) N-Gen Learning Opportunity to shift (transform) to a new, more powerful, and effective learning paradigm….
Growing Up Digital (1998) N-Gen LearningParadigm shift from... Linear sequential to hypermedia Instruction to construction/discovery Teacher-centered to learner-centered School as torture to school as fun Teacher as transmitter to teacher as facilitator
Contrast this with A Whole New Mind PINK (2005) TAPSCOTT (1998) Design construction/ Story discovery Symphony hypermedia Empathy learner-centered Play school as fun Meaning teacher as facilitator
Dan Pink, A Whole New Mind “’Learning isn’t about memorizing isolated facts. It’s about connecting and manipulating them”
CBAM: Stages of Concern Awareness Informational Personal Management Consequence Collaborative Refocusing
Big Question:What is the first thing you will do with this knowledge when you return to your school or institution?
Hot Topics in Online Learning See wiki See Wall Wisher http://wallwisher.com/wall/iste12) http://iste12.wikispaces.com
Final Comments/Whip Around One comment / question from each table
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