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Using Technology Successfully

Technology Integration:  Seamless integration is when students not only are using technology daily, but have access to a variety of tools that match the task and provide them the opportunity to build deeper understanding of content.

Effective Integration: is achieved when students are able to select technology tools to help them obtain information in a timely manner, analyze and synthesize the information, and present it professionally.  The technolgy should become an integral part of how the classroom functions...as accessible as other classroom tools.

Instructional Tools - interactive whiteboard

Project-Based Activities

Online Learning, Blended and Flipped

Game-Based Learning and Assessment

Mobile and Handheld Devices

SAMR: Substitution, Augmentation, Modification, Redefinition

TPACK:  Sparse, Basic, Comfortable, Seamless

GOLDEN Rules:

 

1.  Don't Trap Technology

 

2.  Technology is worthless

without Professional Dev.

 

3.  Mobile Technology

goes a  long way

 

4.  FEAR

 

5.  Not a FAD

 

6.  Money is not a problem.