Welcome and Introductions

Overview of the Course

  • introductions
  • student ids
  • parking
  • e-mail accounts
  • headphones
  • ground rules
  • collaboration
  • assignments
  • final project

Rethinking Learning: The 21st Century Learner



http://youtu.be/c0xa98cy-Rw
  • What are your initial reactions to what you saw in the presentation?
  • How are these changes manifesting themselves in your personal lives? professional lives?
  • What do we think it means to prepare students for the 21st century? What skills do students need to survive and thrive in this new era?
  • What implications does this have for our current way of doing things?
  • Do we need to change? If so, how?
  • Post 2 reactions to the Padlet Space below:



Other classroom ideas for using Padlet



Setting up your Google Account

Submit your email address so we can share

Homework

Edcafe


Setting up your blog


Some Facts to Ponder