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Technology Can Help YOU Make a Difference. Alan Walker Technology and Data Systems Director Prosser School District. Overview of Session. Teaching to Make a Difference Why Who is the Audience What to Share How !! The Conventional Way The ELECTRONIC Way. Three Kinds of People. Givers - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


<ul><li><p>Technology Can Help YOU Make a DifferenceAlan WalkerTechnology and Data Systems DirectorProsser School District</p></li><li><p>Overview of SessionTeaching to Make a Difference</p><p>Why Who is the AudienceWhat to ShareHow!!The Conventional WayThe ELECTRONIC Way</p></li><li><p>Three Kinds of People</p><p>Givers</p><p>Takers</p><p>Watchers </p></li><li><p>Three Kinds of People</p><p>Givers - GET</p><p>Takers</p><p>Watchers </p></li><li><p>Three Kinds of People</p><p>Givers - GET</p><p>Takers WORRY ABOUT GETTING TAKEN</p><p>Watchers </p></li><li><p>Three Kinds of People</p><p>Givers - GET</p><p>Takers WORRY ABOUT GETTING TAKEN</p><p>Watchers - WHINE </p></li><li><p>Three Kinds of People</p><p>Givers - OPTIMITSTIC</p><p>Takers PESIMISTIC</p><p>Watchers APTHETIC </p></li><li><p>Three Kinds of People</p><p>Givers - POSITIVE</p><p>Takers NEGATIVE</p><p>Watchers NEUTRAL </p></li><li><p>Three Kinds of People</p><p>Givers GOOD GUYS</p><p>Takers BAD GUYS</p><p>Watchers OTHER GUYS</p></li><li><p>Three Kinds of People</p><p>Givers DOERS</p><p>Takers TALKERS</p><p>Watchers COMPLAINERS </p></li><li><p>Three Kinds of People</p><p>Givers LIFE HAPPENS BECAUSE OFTHEM Takers LIFE HAPPENS TO THEM</p><p>Watchers LIFE HAPPENS INSPITE OF THEM </p></li><li><p>GIVERS</p><p>People like being around themFriendly - smileSpread kindness, happiness, optimismMake a difference</p></li><li><p>WHYFor meMakes me feel good insideGauge my day - impact on others (not how much I got done)Legacy</p></li><li><p>Everyday LIFE ExamplesFor meSmileGreet people hiChivalry Carry a box, open a doorShare a coat* Slushy day* Glass of water</p></li><li><p>Everyday LIFE ExamplesWalk with me Share a bookToll Booth StarbucksShovel SnowRestaurant Tab Christmas at WalmartDonorsChoose.comRed Cross Give Blood</p></li><li><p>Make a Difference IDEASLessons activities, instruction, coachingCraft Something you do well or enjoyInsightDiscipline TechniquesClassroom ManagementBeginning the year StrategiesTricks and TipsOrganization (Getting Organized with Microsoft Outlook)Classroom Setup and Arrangement (Excel room arrangement)</p></li><li><p>Make a Difference IDEASAttend meetingsCommunityDistrictJoin a committeeSchool (Choice?)District (Channel you passion)Listen and SHARE (Fierce Conversations, Susan Scott)</p></li><li><p>Get InvolvedVolunteerwww.volunteermatch.org30,000 Nonprofit Organizations</p></li><li><p>Get InvolvedCharityDonorsChoose.comMake-a-Wish FoundationHabitat for HumanityThe American Humane Society The Salvation Army American Cancer Society</p></li><li><p>Make a Difference - SHAREStudents Classroom Building ColleaguesDistrict Inservice, Committee City Event, ClubRegion Committee, Conference (NCCE), OrganizationsNation Organizations, Conferences (NECC)</p></li><li><p>SHARE Present (Technology)PowerPointOutlines your presentationGives DirectionBackground Templates (Available online Learn to change Master Slides)Looks Professional</p></li><li><p>SHARE Present (Technology)AlwaysHAVE FUN (Excited not nervous)Be PreparedBackup Files CD, Thumb Drive, EmailOverhead TransparenciesProjection Devise (Check)Bring your own laptopCheck the room out early!Watch and learn from other presentersBe Yourself </p></li><li><p>SHARE Publish (Print)Magazine25,000 Magazines Choose an InterestResearch the TopicCheck for AccuracyGrab the ReaderSubmit, submit, submit</p></li><li><p>SHARE Publish (Print)Book The BAD News1/3 of high school graduates never read another book for the rest of their lives. 80 percent of U.S. families did not buy or read a book last year. 70 percent of U.S. adults have not been in a bookstore in the last five years. 57 percent of new books are not read to completion. 70 percent of the books published do not make a profit.(Source: Jerold Jenkins, </p></li><li><p>HOW Publish (Print)Book More BAD News80% of the United States population would like to write a bookEach day in the U.S., people spend 4 hours watching TV, 3 hours listening to the radio and 14 minutes reading magazines.53 percent read fiction, 43 percent read nonfiction. The favorite fiction category is mystery and suspense. (19%) A bookstore browser spends an average of 8 seconds looking at a book's front cover and 15 seconds looking at the back cover.(Source: Veronis, Suhler &amp; Associates investment banker, Publishers Weekly, Para Publishing,, and</p></li><li><p>SHARE Publish (Print)Book Even More BAD News2 million text length manuscripts are circulated each year.Publishing companies receive 3,000 to 5,000 manuscripts each week.200,000 books published each year.12,000 bookstores in the US A successful fiction book sells 5,000 copies. A successful nonfiction book sells 7,500 copies.Most authors end up making less than $1 per book(Source: Para Publishing -</p></li><li><p>SHARE Publish (Print)Book The GOOD NewsNon-Fiction sells (Fiction sells if you are a famous author)Readers are interested in reading about their craft, job, hobbies, and travels Self Publish and make $$5000 Books @ $ .80 = $ 4,0005000 Books @ $10.00 = $ 50,000POD (Publish on Demand) makes it inexpensive to test the waters Make you hobby, trip, or interest deductible write a book about it.</p><p>(Source: Para Publishing -</p></li><li><p>SHARE Publish (Print)Technology makes it EASY to PUBLISH a bookGetting people to buy the book is the PROBLEMBut technology helps you promote your bookBest BOOKSelf-Publishing Manual (Dan Poynter)</p></li><li><p>SHARE Publish (Print)Krimsten Publishing StoryMath system used in class (Times Tables)Put it down on paperHired artistWebsiteWrote editPRINTGoal to teach students the Times Tables NOT $$</p></li><li><p>SHARE Publish (POD)Publish on Demand What is it?Write book (Word processor)Upload it to publisherThey print it (as many copies as you want)1, 10, 100 CopiesYou pay for each copyOr others can order the (Jim) (Full Color)</p></li><li><p>HOW Publish (POD)</p></li><li><p>SHARE Publish (POD)ConcernsEach book is expensive The publisher does not promote it (Thats up to you)Probably never make $$ Reasons FOR using PODBook to print quicklyCheck layout and editBest when you only need a few copiesPublished author!</p></li><li><p>SHARE Publish (Print)Lessons LearnedIf you want to write a book write it NOW!Use the Internet to PROMOTE it.Self Publish Use POD to see what it will look likeEdit and spell-checkLet someone else handle the fulfillmentPeople think of you differently when you are published</p></li><li><p>SHARE Publish (Internet)WebsiteAvailable to zillions of peopleFinding your site among billions of others can be a challengeBlogQuickEasyFlexible</p></li><li><p>SHARE Publish (Internet)WikiEditable by othersQuick and easyCollaboration on steriods</p></li><li><p>SHARE Publish (Internet)Developing a WebsiteEditorsFrontPage (Expression Web)DreamweaverWebsite Host templatesSite-builder software</p></li><li><p>SHARE Publish (Blog)Using a Blog for a websiteWeB LOGDigital DiarySelf linking archivingCommunity of BloggersSIMPLE!</p></li><li><p>SHARE Publish (Blog)</p></li><li><p>SHARE Publish (Blog)</p></li><li><p>SHARE Publish (Blog)</p></li><li><p>SHARE Publish (Blog)</p></li><li><p>SHARE Publish (Blog)</p></li><li><p>SHARE Publish (Blog)</p></li><li><p>SHARE Publish (Blog)Simple TypeAdd Pictures Quick and EasilySimple to EditAutomatically archives and organizes??? No Internet Access ??? Use your cell PHONE!</p></li><li><p>SHARE Publish (Blog)Cell Phone PublishingEmail or Text Message from phone to publish to site</p><p>Click pictureAdd textSend to siteAuto publish</p></li><li><p>SHARE Publish (Blog)</p></li><li><p>SHARE Publish (Wiki)WIKI as Web Page Digital DocumentCollaborationDesigned to be</p></li><li><p>HOW Publish (Wiki)</p></li><li><p>HOW Publish (Wiki)</p></li><li><p>SHARE Publish (Wiki)Simple Word-like documentSimple to EditAdd Pictures Quick and EasilyAdd soundMultiple people can edit / access site</p></li><li><p>The One Minute Millionaire$$ to do good</p></li><li><p>$$ to Make (Amazon Associates)Link Share Commission Junction Single</p></li><li><p>$$ to Make DifferenceAffiliates</p></li><li><p>$$ to Make DifferenceAffiliates</p></li><li><p>$$ to Make DifferenceAffiliates</p></li><li><p>$$ to Make DifferenceGoogle Ad Sense</p></li><li><p>QUESTIONS?</p></li><li><p>Technology Can Help YOU Make a DifferenceAlan WalkerTechnology and Data Systems DirectorProsser School District</p></li></ul>