Integrating Technology in the 21st Century


Today's Agenda

What should students know and be able to do to be successful in the 21st century?

problem solve
multitask
adapt
communicate with one another
access and use technolog
research
global awareness
cultural and generational sensitivity
looking for kids who can design, create, innovate, "think outside the box"



The Big Picture


21st Century Skills
http://www.p21.org/

Florida Technology Integration Matrix
http://fcit.usf.edu/matrix/

Putting it All Together with TPACK
http://www.tpack.org

Activity Types
http://activitytypes.wmwikis.net

The GeoLiteracy Project:
Content:
history, then and now
native americans
Rush Ranch: why should we save it
artifacts and their significance
personal and local history

Technology:
digital cameras
laptops
website
video clips
software
alphasmarts

Instructional Strategies:
collaborating with peers and with the high school kids
hands on the computer
discussion
field trip
real world applications
questioning skills
expert visitor

21st Century skills:
communication
curiosity
agility
all of them


Group Pages:

Group One
Group Two
Group Three
Group Four
Group Five