Technology Treasures on Tuesdays

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Tech Help

If you need training in Canvas and/or Google, I will be doing some after school sessions. Here is a sign up for some dates and times for now. I will post more after break. Let me know if you have questions or need something.

New Resources to check out

Key Connector 2

"You can't teach people everything they need to know. The best you can do is position them where they can find what they need to know when they need to know it. " ~Seymour Papert

  • Connected educators have found that the best people they can learn from are other educators facing similar issues who are seeking new ideas and solutions from the challenges they face. (Page 17)
  • Connected educators find ways to connect with others who share their learning interests so they can learn what they want to learn (Page 18)
  • People use the hashtag before the symbol before a relevant phrase or keyword in their tweets to categorize and to connect with others who are interested in the same topic (Page 19)
  • Twitter chats are a perfect example of connected educators learning what they want, when they want, and how they want (Page 23)
  • EdCamps are called unconferences and operate on "law of 2 feet" that encourage participants to find a session that meets their needs. (Page 24)