|Iowa Department of Education - Educational Technology Plan 2009-2013|
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Are you ready to write your lesson plan for the next 10 years? I hope this blog post changes your mind if you said yes!
What are the technologies that are affecting K-12 education? This infographic by Corey Murray, from Envisioning Tech shows that many grade school kids will have jobs that have not been created yet. It also shows 40 ways that education and technology are moving towards in the next 30 years.
How will you intertwine your Content knowledge, Pedagogical knowledge, and Technological knowledge, to best engage the students with what they are learning?
Many of you attended the event where a few Middle Schoolers from Hoover did a technology presentation for us in January. From what I read in your reflections, many didn't know about these technologies and the fact that they are being used in K-12 schools. And that's OK! That's the nature of technology and by the time you graduate, there may be other new things in trend. By the way, their school's media staff created this video. Enjoy! https://www.youtube.com/watch?
What is STEM:
Drones in EducationExamples of Drone Usage in Education: The Washington Times (http://tinyurl.com/jzb55n4)
7 things you should know about Makerspaces
Transformative Learning Approachhttp://www.uni.edu/coe/TransformativeLearning
- This link would give you a better view of the segments of the Transformative Learning framework.
Additional Resources:This blog introduces 50 Education Technology Tools Every Teacher Should Know. Those tools includes social learning, learning tools, lesson planing, and some other useful tools. This blog post is 2 years old now and there are additional tools that you can add to each category. How many of those tools are you familiar with, and how many of them sound educational to you?
3D Printing at the Rod Library!
Watch some of the following to know more about some technologies that you might find at your school.
Magic Books (Augmented Reality)
There are more videos available in the EmergingEdTech about the new technologies and their application in education.
How do you think these technologies will impact your future classroom?