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My (text-heavy) slides from the opening session for 315 faculty at the Alexandria School District.

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  • 1. 21 st Century Literacy Skills for the Net Generation Learning 2.0 and 21 st Century Skills. Yes, No, Maybe?
  • 2. A Little Humor?
  • 3. Is this a funny sign? I can only please one person a day. TODAY IS NOT YOUR DAY! Tomorrow doesn't look good either.
  • 4. Or this one? I pretend to work They pretend to pay me
  • 5. One more? The beatings will continue until employee morale improves.
  • 6. Lets Role Play
    • Imagine you are the customer/client/student/ or whoever walking up to that employee's desk.
  • 7. Lets Role Play
    • Do you expect to walk away a satisfied customer? Does this employee make you feel warm and fuzzy about the company/school/whatever where they work?
  • 8. Does this sound familiar?
    • Scene: Your classroom
    • Time: Parent conference night
    • Issue: Little Emma is not doing well in her math class.
    • Problem: Mommy or daddy says to Emma... "(What do they say?")
  • 9. Dont worry honey, mommy was never any good at math, either.
  • 10. How about this one?
    • Scene: A classroom
    • Time: First week of class
    • Issue: Teacher is laying out the guidelines for submitting homework.
    • Problem: Teacher says ... "(What do they say?")
  • 11. Dont even think about emailing your homework to me. I dont even know how to turn on my computer, and Im proud of it.
  • 12. The Real Digital Divide
    • There are basically two camps for educators.
    • The pro-technology camp and the anti-technology camp.
    • I don't get it.
    • Is there a pro-math camp and an anti-math camp? Is there a pro-reading camp and an anti-reading camp? Pro-writing and anti-writing?
  • 13. Clicker Time
    • Grab your clickers.
    • Your responses are anonymous.
    • Answer truthfully itll be much more fun and informative!
    • Green LCD light on top of clicker indicates that your signal is being received.
  • 14. Warm-up Question #1
    • 0 years
    • 1-5 yrs
    • 6-10 yrs
    • 10-15 yrs
    • Over 15
    Number of years working in eduation.
  • 15. Famous Quotes
    • George Washington once said:
    • I cannot tell a lie, I chopped down the cherry tree.
    • (Or did he?)
  • 16. Famous Quotes
    • Al Gore once said:
    • I invented the Internet.
    • (Or did he?)
  • 17. Famous Quotes
    • George W. Bush once said:
    • Too many OB-GYNs arent able to practice their love with women all across this country.
    • (Or did he?)
  • 18. Warm-up Question #2 Choose the accurate quote.
    • George Washington
    • Al Gore
    • George W. Bush
    • All of the above are true
    • All of the above are false
  • 19. Have you seen these ads?
  • 20. Warm-up Question #3
    • Positive
    • Negative
    When you see those ads, what is your reaction?
  • 21. Which grade levels do you work with?
    • K thru 3 rd
    • 4 th thru 6 th
    • 7 th thru 9 th
    • 10 th thru 12 th
    • No specific grades
    • Other
  • 22. What is your role?
    • Teacher
    • Administrator
    • Other
  • 23. Age and Gender
    • Male, Under 40
    • Male, 40 +
    • Female, Under 40
    • Female, 40 +
  • 24. In which of these areas are you well-versed and comfortable?
    • Digital media: audio & video
    • Online social networking
    • Web accessibility (ADA) issues
    • Web 2.0 technologies
    • E-communications (not e-mail)
    • None of the above
  • 25. Which of the following do you do?
    • File income taxes online (e-file)
    • Use online banking services
    • Buy books at Amazon.com
    • Check email on 3 or more diff. acct
    • Viewed a students MySpace or FB
    • Engage in an online MMORPG
    • None of the above
  • 26. Choose each service where you have an account
    • Flickr
    • iTunes
    • Second Life
    • Skype
    • Twitter
    • YouTube
    • None of these
  • 27. At Which of These Social Networking Sites do You Have an Account?
    • Dogster
    • Facebook
    • Friendster
    • Linked In
    • My Space
    • Ning
    • None of the above
  • 28. Select each item that is true
    • You maintain an active blog
    • You read blogs with an RSS Reader
    • You have edited a wiki
    • You have created a podcast
    • None of the above
  • 29. Regarding technology, you find that your students
    • Have advanced computing skills
    • Use it to cheat in new ways
    • Need a great deal of tech help
    • Can run circles around you
    • Interact socially online
    • None of the above
  • 30. Who are these Students?
    • What do we call these young people?
    • Theres at least a dozen different names for this generation
    • Everyone seems to have an opinion about them but nobody knows what to call them.
  • 31.
    • Net Generation
  • 32.
    • Next Generation