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1 Danielle Bolduc firstname.lastname@example.org Inevitable: Mass Customized Learning by: Charles Schwahn & Beatrice McGarveyDanielle Bolduc
2 Goals For Today! Spark the Conversation Read the Book Move Forward Julie Mathiesen-AASA National Conference on Education - Houston, TXRead the BookInevitable: Mass Customized Learning by Charles Schwahn and Bea McGarveyMove Forward
3 What is mass customized learning? Mass Customized Learning (MCL) is a new and exciting vision for education that uses today’s powerful mass customizing technology to meet the personal learning needs of every learner every hour of every day.
4 Contrast? 21st Century Learning anyone to learn anything from anywhere at any time in any wayfrom worldwide expertsIndustrial Age Learninga specific studentcan learn specific subjectsin a specific classroomon a specific schedulein a specific wayfrom a specific teacher
5 What do we need to move forward? Curriculum- online, accessible-common coreKnow Our StudentsITunesAmazonVerizonCustomized Service video Access to technology and systems
6 Curriculum:Let's learn from Apple, Amazon, Google, and other mass customizing industries. iTunes allows me to choose a single song from an inventory of 6+ million, download that song to my computer in less than 60 seconds, and be listening to my new favorite tune. Might our learners be able to download learning activities much like that?
7 Amazon.com Profiling Consumer evaluations of products Could we use amazon’s profiling to help identify the best most effective learning styles of individual learners?Could you identify the topics, content, people, or activities that interest our students.
8 Students:Verizon sends me my monthly bill. They know who I called, who called me, when I called, how long I talked . . .Might our learners and the learning system create electronic learning portfolios much like that?Example of Digital Portfolio
9 Technology Access 1:1 Technology – Personal computing Course Content Management SystemDigital Portfolio SystemInternet Access at home and schoolScheduling software
10 In a nutshell: Access to Curriculum (24/7) Know what motivates studentsTechnology Access