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21st Century Education

  1. 1. 21 st Century Education Shane Mason www.shane-mason.com www.twitter.com/shanemason 21 Jan 2010
  2. 2. 21 st Century Education Photo: http://www.flickr.com/photos/jiscinfonet/291373032/in/set-72157600082017535/ It breaks the mould. It is flexible, creative, challenging, and complex.  It addresses a rapidly changing world filled with fantastic new problems as well as exciting new possibilities.  http://www.21stcenturyschools.com/What_is_21st_Century_Education.htm
  3. 3. [ http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tahTKdEUAPk ]
  4. 4. This is the time between times for educators working with technology. Before mobile, ubiquitous and ‘everywhere’ computing become the visible norm, but after a time when educators could sit back and wait for the digital revolution to pass on by - John Nadler http://ulearning.edublogs.org/
  5. 5. http://www.flickr.com/photos/will-lion
  6. 6. technology is no longer a choice
  7. 7. [ http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BHSehFV98TY ]
  8. 8. http://www.flickr.com/photos/78415063@N00/3517477267 What is happening now?
  9. 9. The average American teen sends 2,272 text messages a month http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6ILQrUrEWe8 Karl Fisch – Did you know 4.0
  10. 10. http://www.flickr.com/photos/yilka/1829139871/
  11. 11. Web 2.0
  12. 12. http://youtube-global.blogspot.com/2009/05/zoinks-20-hours-of-video-uploaded-every_20.html 20 hours of video uploaded every minute onto YouTube http://www.smh.com.au/technology/biz-tech/youtube-views-over-one-billion-a-day-cofounder-20091012-gsva.html 1Billion videos watched per day
  13. 13. Facebook Surpasses 175 Million Users, And Continues to Grow by 600k Users/Day February 14th, 2009 http://www.insidefacebook.com/2009/02/14/facebook-surpasses-175-million-users-continuing-to-grow-by-600k-usersday/
  14. 14. 18 million new users per year 4 million tweets sent daily http://www.techcrunch.com/2009/04/24/twitter-eats-world-global-visitors-shoot-up-to-19-million/
  15. 15. Twitter is 40% ‘Pointless Babble’ http://www.cnbc.com/id/32446935 cnbc.com Monday, 17 Aug 2009
  16. 16. 900 000 blog posts put up every day http://www.personalizemedia.com/garys-social-media-count/#more-1734
  17. 17. http://yhoo.client.shareholder.com/releasedetail.cfm?ReleaseID=370084 73 million visitors and 700 million photos uploaded each month
  18. 18. W IKIPEDI A Over 13 million articles Studies have shown that Wikipedia is more accurate than Encyclopedia Britannica
  19. 19. Birth year of Ben Turpin Buster Crabbe Birth year of Abraham Bosse Pushkin in Bohemia Manuel Castells Nanking - History Polish September Campaign Invention of the Safety Razor Henry VIII and Leviticus Tudor Vladimirescu Birthname of William J. Clinton, 42nd US President Sheila Scott's birth date Titles of Scottish peers John Mitchell's birth date Biography of Josquin Desprez Biography of Seymour Cray Birth year of Roger Waters Birthday and birthyear of Joseph Stalin Kostroma Cathedral The origin of the Dolgorukov family Matthew Basarab Dispute official name change of Democratic-Republican Party History of European cuisine Ignaz Semmelweis, wrong quotation from scientific journal Ruth Prawer Jhabvala Red Army Faction Logarithmic spiral NP problems Poincaré Conjecture Real numbers Transfinite numbers Ferrers graph/diagram Carl Friedrich Gauss Loxodrome / Pedro Nunes Carnot efficiency Crookes Radiometer Leap years Lungs and swim bladders Speed of X-rays in glass Sperm storage Statcoulombs Uncertainty Principle Zymase Rotor machines in cryptography Solid vs. liquid nitroglycerin sensitivity Dogon Kwa languages Gbe languages Belarusian language Kalenjin First extant book written in an African language Matsu Island[s] Quemoy Island[s] Eastern Europe Reseau Jean Bernard Lafia Vilnius Novo Mesto Battle of Tannenberg - Grunwald - Stębark Hip-hop Fenghuang (Phoenix) Frank Zappa Qala'un Mosque The creator deity of the Gbe peoples Giacomo Casanova NSA St James's Square Arnold Palmer Language of the Congo (DRC) Largest English-language Encyclopedia Marathon
  20. 21. http://www.guardian.co.uk/books/2009/nov/30/twitter-declared-top-word-of-2009 “ Twitter” Declared Most Popular English Word of 2009
  21. 22. Jack Dorsey Co-founder of twitter Has more people following his updates on twitter than The New York Times has Subscribers (1,039.031) http://twitter.com/Jack
  22. 23. Barack Obama is the first President with his own Facebook , mySpace and Twitter pages. He also has a youTube channel. Photo: http://www.boston.com/bigpicture/2008/11/the_next_president_of_the_unit.html
  23. 24. Barack’s Twitter Account
  24. 25. news finds you
  25. 28. This position will be responsible for helping to drive, implement and manage the Group’s social media strategy in the digital environment. Social Marketing Manager – Sydney http://laurelpapworth.com/australia-social-media-marketing-job-at-commonwealth-bank/
  26. 29. “ We are currently preparing students for jobs that don’t yet exist,
  27. 30. using technologies that haven’t yet been invented,
  28. 31. in order to solve problems we don’t even know are problems yet.” http://thefischbowl.blogspot.com/ Karl Fisch
  29. 32. Photo of Sophie with iPod Touch Name: Sophie Age: almost 2 Favourite Word: “Elmo” Graduating from High School in 2025
  30. 33. How much change we have seen in the last 10 years? What will the world look like in 5 years, 10 years or 20 years? What will the “word of the year” be in 2030? What will be the next “internet”? What problems will the world face? What problems will individuals face? http://www.flickr.com/photos/21257461@N05/2550349404
  31. 34. Creativity is as important in education as literacy - Sir Ken Robinson http://psdtuts.s3.amazonaws.com
  32. 35. http://www.brookdalecc.edu/MSDocs/Assessment%20Docs/Assessment%20Docs/Bloom%27s%20Revised%20Taxonomy%201.doc 1956 1990's Bloom's Revised Taxonomy
  33. 36. IBM launches the 305 RAMAC, the first computer with a hard disk drive (HDD). The  HDD weighed over a ton and stored 5 MB of  data. 1965 2009 microSD is a format for removable flash memory cards commonly found in mobile phones, cameras, GPS devices etc. 8 GB = 8192 MB = $35.95 This microSD card can hold 1,638.4 times the amount of data than the 5 MB Hard Drive
  34. 37. “ The computer in your cell phone today is a million times cheaper and a thousand times more powerful and about a hundred thousand times smaller than the one computer at MIT in 1965…
  35. 38. … So what used to fit in a building, now fits in your pocket..
  36. 39. … what fits in your pocket now will fit inside a blood cell in 25 years” - Ray Kurwell
  37. 40. In the technology race there is no finish line http://www.flickr.com/photos/45339532@N00/51712403
  38. 41. Technology is merely a Tool for Learning http://www.flickr.com/photos/51159953@N00/189670488
  39. 42. Bransen, Robert; “Why Schools can’t Improve: The Upper Limit Hypothesis”
  40. 47. http://ocw.mit.edu/OcwWeb/Physics/8-01Physics-IFall1999/CourseHome/index.htm
  41. 48. http://ocw.mit.edu/OcwWeb/Physics/8-01Physics-IFall1999/VideoLectures/index.htm
  42. 49. http://laptop.org/en/
  43. 50. Colombia Over 1,000,000 have been deployed so far Paraguay http://www.flickr.com/photos/olpc
  44. 51. Sierra Leone Afghanistan Colombia Paraguay http://www.flickr.com/photos/olpc
  45. 52. Sierra Leone Afghanistan Papua New Guinea Nigeria http://www.flickr.com/photos/olpc
  46. 53. Papua New Guinea Nigeria Rwanda Ethiopia http://www.flickr.com/photos/olpc
  47. 54. Mission Statement: To create educational opportunities for the world's poorest children by providing each child with a rugged, low-cost, low-power, connected laptop with content and software designed for collaborative , joyful , self-empowered learning . http://laptop.org/en/
  48. 55. When children have access to this type of tool they get engaged in their own education. They learn , share , create , and collaborate . They become connected to each other, to the world and to a brighter future. http://laptop.org/en/
  49. 56. XO-3 concept tablet http://www.flickr.com/photos/olpc
  50. 57. http://www.flickr.com/photos/olpc
  51. 58. http://www.flickr.com/photos/olpc
  52. 59. http://www.flickr.com/photos/olpc
  53. 60. http://www.flickr.com/photos/olpc
  54. 61. “ Learners, teachers and parents have access to resources, digital tools and agreed performance data anywhere, anytime.” - Kevin Rudd A Digital Education Revolution
  55. 62. “ The Australian Government is investing $2.1 billion through the Fund, to provide for new or upgraded information and communications technology (ICT) for secondary schools with students in years 9 to 12. The aim of the Fund is to achieve a 1 to 1 computer to student ratio by 31 December 2011.” http://www.deewr.gov.au/Schooling/DigitalEducationRevolution/
  56. 63. Definition: n. one-to-one computing each student has full-time access to a fully-functioning computer, the Internet, software, and online research materials to work collaboratively anytime and anywhere. intel www.k12blueprint.com
  57. 64. Where do our 21st Century Learners indulge their Digital Lifestyle? Sleep 33% School 14% Home & Community 53% Bransford, How People Learn, 2000
  58. 65. http://www.flickr.com/photos/smoy/4038767923/
  59. 66. Sigmoid Curve A model for the process of innovation Success Time
  60. 67. Sigmoid Curve A model for the process of innovation The “ it was better before ” stage Success Time
  61. 68. http://www.examiner.com/x-17191-Equestrian-Examiner~y2009m9d18-79-years-ago-- --A-horsedrawn-car-beat-the-first-steam-locomotive-in-a-road-race September 18, 1830 The first steam locomotive dubbed “Tom Thumb” is beaten by a horse pulled train car.
  62. 69. Sigmoid Curve A model for the process of innovation The rise to seemingly infinite success Success Time
  63. 70. Sigmoid Curve A model for the process of innovation The plateau and eventual decline Success Time
  64. 71. Sigmoid Curve A model for the process of innovation Success Time The “ it was better before ” stage
  65. 72. Sigmoid Curve A model for the process of innovation Success Time
  66. 73. Time to rethink our school’s Mobile Phone and iPod Policy
  67. 74. iPodagogy
  68. 75. An iPod for each pupil at Essa Academy will help school to stay in touch The oldest students at the Essa Academy in Bolton have each been issued with an iPod Touch. http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/life_and_style/education/school_league_tables/article6906665.ece
  69. 76. An iPod for each pupil at Essa Academy will help school to stay in touch Next month all 900 children and their teachers will have one of the handheld computers. http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/life_and_style/education/school_league_tables/article6906665.ece
  70. 77. An iPod for each pupil at Essa Academy will help school to stay in touch Traditional classrooms will be replaced by open-plan learning areas with movable furniture for maximum flexibility. http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/life_and_style/education/school_league_tables/article6906665.ece
  71. 78. 21 st Century Learning Spaces
  72. 80. shift happens
  73. 81. http://www.thefuntheory.com/ dedicated to the thought that something as simple as fun is the easiest way to change people’s behaviour
  74. 82. [ http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2lXh2n0aPyw ]