Making Sense of Vermont Technology GEs History ANESU Tech Tasks Why do teachers care? Why did we think this was important work to do for teachers? The Power of the Process Working with Teachers The process is part of the product. Question for the group:
Examine the existing Abenaki unit.
Read the GE you've been assigned.
Share ideas of ways to integrate your tech GEs into the unit. Acknowledge how hard the work is. Creating a collaborative atmosphere.
Share out the ideas from each GE - the levels. Complexity vs usability...
bubbl.us mapping attemps:
so much interconnectedness and a set of brains The planning tool...
http://www.mtabe.k12.vt.us/anesu/Technology%20GEs.htm Yikes! As we go forward and plan with teachers, we spread the way of thinking (the process) to others in the district... Wrap Up Group Work The work was hard... One standard a week for six weeks! Ed Barry talks about "It's Not One or the Other."
Technology is a tool for enhancing the learning already happening. Access to the world and real-life experts. Engaging Collaboration and Communication Endless opportunities to create Essential Questions created at ANESU video clips from Connected Schools
see Forum On Education productions
http://www.forumoneducation.org/catalogstore/connectedschools.shtmlSee the full transcript