EdTechWeekly#209 - What are the big themes in Edtech?
February 26, 2012
Technology Integration Specialist, Drew McAllister joins Dave, John, & Jeff to discuss his efforts to share the big themes of EdTech with his staff as he transitions to a new position.
Follow-up posts from Drew
Some Summary Thoughts
Does technology make teenagers into zombies?
Chat Log Below
Hello everyone. Just saw this on Twitter. What's going on?
Looking forward to talking with Drew and Jeff and whomever else stops by.
We're going to talk about this.http://www.drewmcallister.net/blog/2012/02/what-are-the-big-themes-in-ed...
Thanks! Glad to be here.
No, sorry. I'm in the office - it's 9 am here. So I'll be in and out as support calls come up.
Cool - where are you at?
Cool - I lived in Seoul for 6 years.
We use Moodle as well. I <3 Moodle!
Drew's blog post at:http://www.drewmcallister.net/blog/2012/02/what-are-the-big-themes-in-ed...
I hate that your position is being cut
somebody around you will have a cell phone to record your dumbness
Drew, Is your school moving toward Common Core?
technology is a big part of common core
if teachers are going to be evaluated at the highest level they will need to understand the internet
teacher evaluations using Common Core is pushing my teachers to expand their technology use
just in case you want to know more about Common Core:http://er.daretolearn.org/home/resources-1/commoncore
that is so true - a worksheet via the smartboard is not integrating technology
I clicked on Cathy's link and lost the chat room. How do you get back to the chat without refreshing?
Can't no button on the chat space. . . Don't want to go back and lose the stream. Just odd. I'm back, refreshed.
Are Drew's media coordinators skilled in the use of technolgoy
Sorry, gotta run - great chat! Take care.
His teachers are really going to miss him. I'm sure he is a safety net for them.
Thanks for stopping by Christian
Good to see you all! Thanks!
Conversations is on MOnday nights now.
Sundays are wide open.