Another frontier… Educating the students of today to be the successful citizens tomorrow
Teachers in 2041… engage their students in strange new concepts help their students find new understanding of writers and mathematicians, scientists and historians boldly take their students where no student has gone before
In retirement, Ms. Sylvia is going to… write an autobiography go on a national speaking tour … and appear on Good Morning America
Greatest Memories of her classroom… her students
Differences in her classroom… Then and now 1991 Ditto machine Text books Face to face conversations Phone calls Straight rows of desks Students working independently 2041 Hand held devices LiveChat Holographer Com-links Student collaboration –In the classroom –Across classrooms –Across cultures
GMA host- Billy Parker, Jr. Ms. Sylvia, thank you for taking the time to talk with us today and most especially, thank you for teaching our children. Your outstanding career has changed the lives of so many and we all applaud your work.