John Finch - Manitoba Education on LwICT
Links from John's talk
- Michael Geist’s website –http://michaelgeist.ca also a good follow on Twitter – you can follow him from his website
- http://Lwictcopyright.wikispaces.com – our site for copyright
- http://Jamendo.com - for creative commons music
- http://ccmixter.com – more creative commons music.
Read/Watch/Listen list for Jan 10 and 12Jan 10
Nicolas Carr – Is Google Making Us Stupid?
We can still read! - Why Digital Doesn't Mean Dumb!
What is a good teacher?
Gladwell - How to Identify a Good Teacher Prospect
The Brain - “Will fast facts do to our brains, what fast food has done to our bodies?” R. Redekopp
Start with this short NY Times article: The Science of Concentration
Then choose one more from among the following and bring your notes to class:
Gary Small - iBrain - text or video choices or audio
Multitasking or Paying Attention: Winnifred Gallagher - the book Rapt, or video (around 30 minutes to find the multitasking stuff)
Your Brain on Technology - audio