Private Today, Public Tomorrow (9-10) INVITE students to reflect on the saying, “A picture is worth a thousand words.”
ASK: What do you think this saying means? Students should consider that a complex idea can often be illustrated with a single image, and that context plays a role in how an image is interpreted. ARRANGE students in groups of four or five, and distribute the Unintended Consequences of Sharing Student Handout, one for each student. INSTRUCT students to read the “Drunken Pirate” article, either silently or aloud (taking turns). Alternatively, assign the reading as the previous night’s homework. DEFINE the Key Vocabulary terms context and tag. INSTRUCT students to discuss the following questions in their groups, with one group member writing down their responses. ASK: Do you think Millersville University was justified in disqualifying Stacy from earning her teaching degree because of her profile page?
ASK: How would the situation be different if the context of the photo were taken into account? Follow the Digital Trail (2-3) Warm-up (5 minutes) DEFINE the Key Vocabulary term trail.
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I spend a lot of time reading online and skimming through numerous articles from journals and blogs, so I'm always keen to find useful tools which can assist me or my students in this and make the process more efficient. One tool which I have just discovered and which I hope will help with this process is Cruxbot. It's a very simple to use 'bookmarklet' tool (a bookmarklet is a button that you drag onto your browser bookmarks bar). To get the bookmarklet go to: click on the 'Cruxbot' image. Hold your mouse down while you drag it to the bookmarks bar on your browser.
Once the bookmarklet is installed just find an article that you want to read and then click on the bookmarklet (You can try this one on connectivism or this article from the BBC). When you click on the bookmarklet it will analyse the text and provide you with a summary of the main points. Related links: How To Use Pinterest In The Classroom [Video] Educreations.
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The following is an excerpt from just one of the articles in the mini-issue. Pelas Tecnologias da Informacao e Comunicacao. Salman Khan: Let's use video to reinvent education. Collect, curate and share your ideas, inspirations, and projects! Russell Stannard Presentations. Free technology teacher training videos for teachers. Glogster EDU - 21st century multimedia tool for educators, teachers and students. - 100 Web Tools to Enhance Collaboration (Part 1) by Ozge Karaoglu.
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20 Must-Have Educational Resources For All Teachers. Edudemic often features posts providing a list of top resources for a particular category. Recently, the site gettingsmart.com posted the names of the LAUNCHedu finalists chosen by the SXSWedu® Conference, offering even more resources for the Edudemic staff to consider! On March 7, 2012, they will choose winners after a full day of presentations by the finalists. There are so many sites and programs on the Internet already, but this competition just goes to show that the need for educational resources is still great. 101 Web 2.0 Teaching Tools Every Teacher Should Know About.
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