Shift Happens - are you ready? (August 2011 version)
NOTE : There is a free version of Acid xPress for the PC for doing your podcasts
Demo - Soundation (not free - $20/year) - http://www.soundation.com/studio
Newspapers and feeds - http://www.scoop.it/t/ipads-in-education and Redekopp OnLine Newspaper - http://paper.li/rredekopp#!tag-edchat
Due dates A1 Oct 7 and A2 Oct 14 by midnight each day
Create and post video demo - Zamzar is a good format changer
Questions from the R/W/L list - The Brain
- Do Digital Natives have different brains?
- Are you a DN? How many are there?
- What was most surprising about the brain research?
- How good are you at multi-tasking?
- How much do we know about the brain
What is education?
- What are schools for? What is education? Why are you here? What do you hope to accomplish with your students?
- Write down a one or two sentence response
- Share with one other person and modify/revise if you wish
- Share with another pair of people
- What do some 'experts' say? Audio excerpt from TVO - The Agenda