Course Outline confusion?
Choosing a blog / wiki / web site for your Assign 2
Rubrics - Rubistar, and a list of others
Better searching - Advanced search
x search for your name in Google, Bing and Yahoo???
Sharing - google docs, dropbox, MS SkyDrive
SumoPaint or OneMotion or ArtPad or choose another - create an image of how you feel about tech in the classroom or how you feel about technology generally
Important ideas for_teachers 6 and 7
What is a good teacher?
Gladwell - How to Identify a Good Teacher Prospect
Consider your own experience with the BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) idea. How has it changed your classroom experience? How has it changed your 'learning' experience? How has it influenced those around you (don't use names please)? Are you comfortable with it? Is ti too much of a distraction? Write 250 - 500 words to describe your experience. You may comment (nicely and constructively) to other posts
From the RWL
The Brain - “Will fast facts do to our brains, what fast food has done to our bodies?” R. Redekopp
NY Times article: The Science of Concentration
- is multitasking a myth?
- how much do we know about the brain?
- what is fMRI?
Gary Small - iBrain - text or video choices or audio
Multitasking or Paying Attention: Winnifred Gallagher - the book Rapt, or video (around the 30 minute mark to find the multitasking stuff) audio
Your Brain on Technology - audio - almost an hour but worthwhile
The Brain - iBrain review