21st century learning skills
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2. So, What is STEM?
- STEM isNOTjust curriculum integration.
- STEM is a new way of thinking about instruction.
- It is shifting towards Problem-Based Learning and emphasizing 21 stcentury learning skills.
3. 4. 5. 6. Teaching the iGeneration (students born in the 1990s)
- 97% own a computer
- 94% own a cell phone
- 56% own a mp3 player
- 76% use instant messenger every day
- 92% of those use computers for other tasks while having conversations
- 59% share artwork, videos, or blog online
- 55% have created profile pages on social networking sites like Facebook or MySpace
- (Junco & Mastrodicasa, 2007; Lenhart, Madden, Smith, & MacGill, 2007)
7. More iGeneration Statistics (students ages 12-17)
- Less than 50% can place the Civil War in the proper century
- 40% are unsure of when World War I happened
- 29% dont know that Columbus sailed for America before 1750
- While 97% could identify Martin Luther King Jr., only 71% could identify John F. Kennedy
- (Hess, 2008).
8. Meeting students where they are
- They have never known a life without the Internet, let alone computers, and many dont know a world without mobile phones. Sarah Cornish, Total Girl magazine
- We must merge content and skills with technology to create dispositions where students can learn in the 21 stcentury.
- 2010 National Teacher of the Year, Sara Brown Wessling
- 95% of teachers believe that technology improves student learning, but only 32% report using technology in their daily instruction.
- (National Education Association, 2008)
10. 21st-century schools need 21st-century technology byMarcPrensky
- The typical process of technology adoption
- Doing old things in old ways.
- Doing old things in new ways.
- Doing new things in new ways.
- A History of Instructional Technology
- (Old Things in New Ways)
12. 13. 14. 15. November 12, 1999
- Read Pages 1-10
- Answer questions 1-5
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- Instead of requiring a complete overhaul of the instructional practices in your classroom, 21 stcentury learning depends on nothing more than identifying the ways that new digital tools can facilitate authentic, student-centered experiences with the same enduring skills youre already teaching.
- - Marc Prensky
20. Web 2.0 resources 21. Web Page Web 1.0: Read Only Web Copyrighted byEdvibes.comis licensed under aCreative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 3.0 US License Author Audience Audience Audience Top Down Model: Producer Consumer 22. Web Page Web 2.0: Read Write Web Copyrighted byEdvibes.comis licensed under aCreative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 3.0 US License Audience/ Author Audience/ Author Audience/ Author Audience/ Author Bottom Up Model: Producer + Consumer = ProSumer http:// teachertube.com/viewVideo.php?video_id =190705&title=Web2_0&ref=Ehaines24 23. 24.