Tech Thursday | 11 May 2017
1. They always start with the why.
Do not use technology for technology's sake. Always have a reason to use technology. How can it enhance collaboration, communication, creativity, and critical thinking skills?
2. They are malleable and can easily adapt
Teachers are aware that technology is always changing. Understand the BIG picture
3. They embrace change.
Are innovators and early adopters. Realize the only change brings progress.
4. They share.
Collaborate beyond school walls. Share best practices that benefit everyone.
5. They think win-win.
Understand that buy-in necessary from admin, teachers, parents, and students.
6. They are thorough and think ahead.
Know the answers to questions and have concrete examples.
7. They actively care.
Always thinking of ways to engage their students. Embrace technology because it allows them to make a greater impact.
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