Web 2 Point – Oh Snap That’s Cool
Come investigate powerful web tools (that also happen to
be free) that are a part of the new generation of the
Internet. Web 2.0 websites, utilize new technology that
allow the user to have a more powerful online experience
than ever before!
Podcasting for the Novice
Learn how to do a podcast. Shawn can make the whole process easy, fun and fulfilling. Come and try your hand at creating your own podcast.
The complete presentation is available at http://staffweb.peoriaud.k12.az.us/Shawn_Wheeler/presentations/WOW_2007/
So, Exactly What Does a 21st Century Learner Look Like
This session explores the characteristics and habits of 21st century learners. What will happen when these always-on, always-connected students enter our classroom? What types of skills will they bring with them? What types of teaching strategies will we need? All these questions and more will be answered.
Using Technology to Improve Post-School Outcomes
Current trends in transition planning for post-school outcomes will be addressed. Skills employers expect for entry-level employees, and how technology can be used as a tool to improve success in academics and employability skills is emphasized. Attendees will also participate in a lesson integrating technology and workplace skills.
Co-Presenters: Ronda Dettmar and Virginia Murray
Beyond Integration: Transforming Classrooms for 21st Century Skills
Keynote Presentation: Bernajean Porter
Bernajean Porter provides a spectrum of tools and services to scale and sustain technology’s potential culled from 18 years of national and international experience. She believes that technology empowers learners and teachers alike to engage in a partnership that brings fundamental differences to classrooms today. Bernajean’s philosophy of work uses cutting edge organizational processes for building local capacity to translate the power of technology into actual classroom practices for ALL students.
Welcome to the Arizona Technology Alliance in Education (AzTEA) Podcast site. Throughout the year AzTEA will post various podcast recorded at each of our regional conferences.
For more information about AzTEA, visit our web site at www.aztea.org.
For now, we would like you to enjoy Duel Key Dreamer by Father Rock from the Album Lack of Sleep. Our music selection today has been provided by Podsafeaudio.com.