Facilitator Training Follow-Up
Objectives:
  • Share technology integration activities
  • Model in-depth technology integration
  • Provide tools for helping to promote and evaluate technology integration in classrooms
This day for facilitators will focus on increasing understanding of how to recognize and promote effective technology integration in the K-12 classroom. Facilitators will leave with a collective definition for effective technology integration, as well as more ideas for the creation of in-depth technology utilization for improved student understanding.
Agenda
Welcome and Reconnect
Looking Closer at Effective Technology Integration
Intellectually Challenging Learning Environments and 21st C. Skills
Google Earth
The Issue of Gaming
New Tools for 21st C. Learning
Final Comments
Moodle Magic
Effective Instruction through Technology Integration
Objectives:
  • Provide a rationale for the importance of effectively integrating technology into lesson design
  • Develop awareness of 21st Century skills and technology integration research
  • Share possibilities for how to integrate technology and model effective technology integration
This workshop will focus on today’s digital student by looking at a variety of tools for technology integration from online resources such as data analysis, primary source documents, and electronic manipulatives. Participants will leave with an understanding of the importance of effective technology integration as well as numerous ideas for how to incorporate technology into their classrooms.
Agenda
21st Century Skills
Live Data Analysis
Primary Source Information
Digital Natives
Games as Learning Tools
Math Manipulatives (elementary and secondary)