Sugata Mitra - Embedded computer in a wall in Deli - The Hole in the Wall - Placed it in areas where no one wanted to teach. Proves people will learn to do what they want to do... Child Driven - show each other. If there is stuff on google, why should you stuff your head with it? Cooperative learning - Allow them to share ideas and work together. Change groups, etc... SOLS - Self Organized Learning Environments - All self motivated finding their own way to learn. Learning across the world through Cloud classrooms. Without influence from the outside.
"A question of attitude, not technology..." Build empathy, cooperation, and thinking. Learn by who you are with.
Twitter as a tool - keep trying it - @tfrimoth
Amazing Presentations Ranging from:
- Right Brain
- Through Motivation
- Technology Flipping
- Personal Device use policy
- Web Page - great way to set it up (Based on "Don't Make Me Think!)
- Power of a Story, Incorporating tech into daily practice
- Tech for ELL teachers
- Creating Innovators
- Guiding Principals for Tech and vision for 1-1 podcast
- Webpage design and iMovie
Device Use - Focus on the Why - Use the actual building data, use research, share the wisdom, and come up with a policy proposal and reach consensus on plan.
Web Page - Don't Make Me Think
Power of a Story - Connect and use them to teach and share. Google is a modern oral story teller - Bobby's quote - Digital Storytelling - DAOW - Digital, Art, Oral, Written.
ELL - Wordsift - check it out. http://www.wordsift.com/visualize
Creating Innovators - Tony Wagner - Play, Passion and Purpose - http://creatinginnovators.com/
Check out Amy's movie!!!! - Amy, you are my hero :)
GIMP - like Photo Shop, allows you to build graphics etc.
Lynda.com through Lewis and Clark