Presentation on theme: "Education at Hand, teaching and learning with iPod touches to enhance global connections Susan Wells and Lynne Goodhand October 2010 World View 2010 Global."— Presentation transcript:
Education at Hand, teaching and learning with iPod touches to enhance global connections Susan Wells and Lynne Goodhand October 2010 World View 2010 Global Education Symposium
We started this project to address the issues of equity and diversity at Culbreth... it has become as US Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, describes...
In an interconnected, competitive global economy, the only way to secure our common future is through education. It is the one true path out of povertythe great equalizer that overcomes differences in background, culture and privilege. In the 21st century, a quality education system is the centerpiece of a country's economic development, and it can be the one thing that unites us as a world.
apps We found in a sea of confusion, there is hope - educationally engaging apps We tied them to: North Carolina and national standards critical thinking levels, Blooms blended, free and paid decisions made by grade level/content areas teacher teams decide, students recommend