Presentation on theme: "Life is a Highway The road to 21 st Century Integration."— Presentation transcript:
Life is a Highway The road to 21 st Century Integration
Agents of Change We believe to Motivate you must INTEGRATE!
We need to teach with being change agents in mind…..the history Technology has long been viewed as a means to deliver instruction since the lantern slide projector was introduced into the classroom in the late 1800s.
Technology progression This conception of technology has guided its use through the last century with the introduction of … – the overhead projector – 16mm film projector, television – microcomputers – PDAs in the K-12 classroom
Keeping ALL students engaged!
The missing motivator Memory is context driven! Learning in isolation produces islands of knowledge that are difficult to recall.
Sometimes all youre asking of students is to absorb some information and then demonstrate that theyve understood. Students can report on what theyve learned by way of PowerPoint or HyperStudio presentations, etc.
Technologists in their own right Bill Gates Inspector Gadget