7 Shifts to Ponder


Agenda
  • Did You Know?
  • 7 Shifts
  • What is the most important shift facing the classroom?
  • Start Shifting in Groups: why this shift, how do we make it happen, and what do we need to make it happen?
  • Q & A

Introduction: Did You Know? Shift Happens

Given that Shift Happens, what does this mean for your classroom? your students? your curriculum, instruction, and assessment practices?
- students know more than us; catching up with them
- V-Show reference ~
- Yearbook students are using Facebook and MySpace
- students know how to use the technology in a way that works for them
- what is okay?

Seven Shifts to Ponder



Shift #1: The World is Flat



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Shift #2: Network and Connect for Success



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Shift #3: A New Literacy



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Shift #4: Video Games are Scholarly



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Shift #5: Gaga for Google



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Resources: Earth, Blogger, Reader, Groups, Page,

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Shift #6: A New Generation of Students



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Resources: 2007 Pew Internet: Teens and Social Media

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Shift #7: Rise of the Right-Brainers


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