SMART BOARD - ATTENDANCE
Show us your favourite stuff
Tips for Notebook 11 under the Help menu.
Setup - connect, orient and sound
Pens, writing to text, cloning (attendance names)
Magic pen - erase what you draw around and tap the middle, circle something and it gets highlighted, square around something to zoom in.
SMART Exchange - http://exchange.smarttech.com
TEQ resources - not just SB
27 SB Tips http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AAt7Yl--wQ8
Balloon Pop - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gFTcDGsWlAg
FuseSchool - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8zeQo5H8HBY
The Activity Builder - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jXqcEBsQJi4
How I approach tech for teachers
- Admin tasks
- Communication with parents and students
- Creativity and expression of learning
From the RWL
The Brain - “Will fast facts do to our brains what fast food has done to our bodies?” R. Redekopp
What have you learned about the brain and our ability to multitask? List 4 important ideas from what you RWL and share them with 2 other people
NY Times article: The Science of Concentration
Gary Small - iBrain - text (Look Inside) 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
Q on CBC debate - Is the Internet Making Us Stupider? (beginning and 16:00 - 17:00)
For an overview of some terminology see the Educause collection of 7 Things You Should Know About ... - look through the list and update yourself on one or two!
Choose THREE from the list below. Since they are not all the same, be prepared to share your info based on what you read, watch OR listened to.
Social issues - some entry points
Bowling Alone - America's Declining Social Capital - Robert Putnam - also a book version.
One Nation Under Google (pdf) - Darin Barney Chapter 1 in particular
Anarchy and the internet - Gordon Graham
Marshall McLuhan - The Medium is The Message and Media and The Global Village
One Nation Under Google - Darin Barney (Part 1)
The Myth of Digital Literacy - Video
Privacy and Ordering Pizza! (just for fun!)
Start with BTR and Liz Kolb (Choose any or all) - BTR Cell Phones in Learning series
Born Digital excerpt - John Palfrey and Urs Gasser (they also have podcasts available)
or any of these
Interview with John Palfrey - Perseus Publishing