starting new schools, supporting school change and influencing the education conversation (NICE - Designing instead of delivering: "Big Picture - 21st century learning for 21st century living" http://t.co/uzZyCXQY...
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I have produced an interactive Bloom’s revised digital taxonomy wheel and the almost overlapping knowledge Dimensions. Bloom’s taxonomy has been used extensively in the education sector. The 2001 update of Bloom’s taxonomy for the 21century is depicted in this interactive wheel. Almost overlapping, are the four knowledge domains.
So what's the difference between digital literacy and digital fluency? According to Briggs and Makice, literacy means you know what tools to use and how to use them, while fluency means you also know when and why to use them.
If you want to understand digital fluency, consider what it takes to be fluent in a language.
Well, here are some ideas on how to personalize your professional development/professional learning. More to come on how you can also personalize the learning of our students and you can check out this post.
VoiceThread is an interactive collaboration and sharing tool that enables users to add images, documents, and videos, and to which other users can add voice, text, audio file, or video comments. "Teachers and students are using VoiceThread as a storytelling tool, a deep thinking tool, a research tool, an expository communication tool, and even an assessment tool."
Our children need to have adults in their lives that know and understand the art of developing personal learning networks and connecting with others. In other words, they need adults who are “network literate".
District principal and blogger George Couros suggests that 21st century learning involves far more than redesigning school libraries and purchasing iPads. (21st Century Schools or 21st Century Learning?
"Langwitches is one of my trusted resources that I visit frequently for tips about the use of iPad in education. Today I found out that Silvia has posted some great slides about iPad in Education and upon checking them I found them extremely useful ."
We believe if each of us take small positive steps, together we can make some big changes. So whether you've got 3 minutes, 3 weeks or more, you can do 3things to help change the world. An initiative of Oxfam Australia.
Information graphics, visual representations of data known as infographics, keep the web going these days. Web users, with their diminishing attention spans, are inexorably drawn to these shiny, brightly coloured messages with small, relevant, clearly-displayed nuggets of information. They’re straight to the point, usually factually interesting and often give you a wake-up call as to what those statistics really mean.