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Turn Fear to Passion



        Veronica Rutter
       New City Library
 vrutter@rcls.org * @harahel
“All learning has
  an emotional
       base.”
      -Plato
Why does it matter?
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Three Rules to Present By
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If you like cats, you’ll love lolcats!

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When they make a face at
           Facebook
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Other Alternatives to Consider
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It’s like that other thing…only better!
It’s what you already do…easier!
Make It Easy
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Provide a Tangible Reward
• Gaining a technological skill cannot
  be held or admired on a shelf.
• Never, ever, underesti...
“Let me explain. No, there is too much.
              Let me sum up…”


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Turn Fear Into Passion

  1. 1. Turn Fear to Passion Veronica Rutter New City Library vrutter@rcls.org * @harahel
  2. 2. “All learning has an emotional base.” -Plato
  3. 3. Why does it matter? • – • •
  4. 4. Three Rules to Present By • • •
  5. 5. If you like cats, you’ll love lolcats! • • – –
  6. 6. When they make a face at Facebook • – • •
  7. 7. Other Alternatives to Consider • •     •
  8. 8. It’s like that other thing…only better!
  9. 9. It’s what you already do…easier!
  10. 10. Make It Easy • • • – •
  11. 11. Provide a Tangible Reward • Gaining a technological skill cannot be held or admired on a shelf. • Never, ever, underestimate the power of prizes. • Think of persuasive reward systems like a slot machine. There are confirming bells, whistles and dings all the time.
  12. 12. “Let me explain. No, there is too much. Let me sum up…” • • • Veronica Rutter New City Library vrutter@rcls.org @harahel

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