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  1. 1. Technology and Me A personal timeline of educational technology
  2. 2. Overview <ul><li>My name is Shelby Tobler. </li></ul><ul><li>I started preschool in 1989 and graduated from high school in 2001. I was home-schooled all the way through. </li></ul><ul><li>I first went to college at Leeward Community College in 2002 and I graduated with my B.S. in Family Resources at UH Manoa in 2008. </li></ul><ul><li>When I finish my Master’s degree, I will be a secondary education English teacher. </li></ul>
  3. 3. My definition of educational technology Tools and resources that are used for the purpose of strengthening and expanding mental processes of individuals working independently or of students in a classroom. Technology consists of devices, whether electronic or manual, that facilitate learning.
  4. 4. Web sites on ed tech history <ul><li>http://scholar.lib. vt . edu / ejournals /JTE/v7n1/ pannabecker . jte -v7n1.html </li></ul><ul><li>This is an article from the Journal Technology Education . It discusses the history of teaching technology to students. </li></ul><ul><li>http://www. thejournal .com/articles/13739 </li></ul><ul><li>This discusses the history of computers in education. </li></ul><ul><li>http://www. csulb . edu /~ murdock / histofcs .html </li></ul><ul><li>This is an actual timeline of the history of computers in general, and the history of computers in education. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Kindergarten technology <ul><li>Audio/visual </li></ul><ul><li>Motor skill refinement </li></ul>
  6. 6. High school technology <ul><li>Standard desktop computer </li></ul><ul><li>Introduced to e-mail and other basic Internet technology </li></ul><ul><li>Began using Word and Excel </li></ul>
  7. 7. College technology <ul><li>Received my first laptop computer </li></ul><ul><li>Practiced Powerpoint skills </li></ul><ul><li>Gained proficiency with Word documents </li></ul><ul><li>Started taking online college classes and improved web research skills </li></ul>
  8. 8. A vivid technology learning experience <ul><li>Technology Grows. </li></ul><ul><li>Technology Teaches. </li></ul><ul><li>Technology Connects. </li></ul>
  9. 9. A technology I want to use in my classroom <ul><li>I want to use technology that my students can relate to and interact with every day, e.g. Podcasts and SMART boards. </li></ul>
  10. 10. My vision of the classroom of the future <ul><li>I would like to see my students with the world at their fingertips; I would like to see them technologically literate so that they will recognize that the world IS at their fingertips. </li></ul>
  11. 11. A challenge for teaching <ul><li>In order for technology to succeed in my classroom I will need financial support from the school, parental support for the students at home, adequate classroom space, and I will need to manage my time wisely. </li></ul>
  12. 12. Words of wisdom <ul><li>“ No one can do everything. Still, everyone can do something. Together, we can do anything.” </li></ul><ul><li>~ Author Unknown ~ </li></ul>