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Affects of technology on 21st century study habits

Started this discussion. Last reply by Valerie Hathaway-Warner Jan 29, 2010. 52 Replies

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Valerie Hathaway-Warner replied to Ron Frattra's discussion Affects of technology on 21st century study habits
"@ Ron "The collaboration tools and communities tools that the internet offers ie. facebook, twitter, blackboard, blogs, wiki are great tools, but it will take some time and exploration to come up with way these tools are best used in…"
Jan 29, 2010
Ron Frattra replied to Ron Frattra's discussion Affects of technology on 21st century study habits
"Hi Valerie, I agree with you totally. What does the 21st century teacher look like? 21st century teachers haven't been given new pedagogical techniques to deal with the 21st century student. And if they have been given new techniques,…"
Jan 29, 2010
Ron Frattra replied to Ron Frattra's discussion Affects of technology on 21st century study habits
"Hi Donna, I've seen Michael Wesch's work on YouTube - good stuff..."
Jan 11, 2010
Kevin Cummins replied to Ron Frattra's discussion Affects of technology on 21st century study habits
"I think it is really important to ensure our kids have a 21st Century Planet that will be worth living on. Here are 5 things you can do to make your school greener, smarter and save it over $10,000 per year. Some really worthwhile content in it."
Jan 9, 2010
Kevin Cummins replied to Ron Frattra's discussion Affects of technology on 21st century study habits
"After last weeks CES show and all the fuss about 3DTV I found this article about the potential of it in the classroom. Some really exciting stuff."
Jan 9, 2010
Andrew Pass replied to Ron Frattra's discussion Affects of technology on 21st century study habits
"I wonder if there really is a difference in the way that people learn or if technology just makes it possible for people to learn in ways that they have always wanted to learn? Of course previous generations may not have known that they wanted to…"
Jan 8, 2010
Ron Frattra replied to Ron Frattra's discussion Affects of technology on 21st century study habits
"Soapbox is good! I think we need to have these discussions at this level. Education has changed with the times. For example; during the end of the agriculture era, we changed our education from apprenticeship to formal education (classrooms setting…"
Jan 8, 2010
Ron Frattra replied to Ron Frattra's discussion Affects of technology on 21st century study habits
"Agree 100% - Nice to meet you too!"
Jan 8, 2010
Corey Lynn replied to Ron Frattra's discussion Affects of technology on 21st century study habits
"Anne, You make an interesting point about defining how older folks learn to contrast it with the digital natives. I think it's more about how individuals learn and less about their age but I concede that the availability of different…"
Jan 8, 2010
Chris Miraglia replied to Ron Frattra's discussion Affects of technology on 21st century study habits
"I definitely agree that our students are beyond the old school style of learning, memorization and recall. Anybody working with students today is faced with the challenge of keeping up with their learning style which at times seems jumpy and…"
Jan 8, 2010
Ron Frattra replied to Ron Frattra's discussion Affects of technology on 21st century study habits
"Hi Donna, I agree that technology (networks, IPhones) makes it much easier for these students to get their facts. Since getting facts is not difficult - this is where the teacher needs to focus more on how to use the facts. Memorization is not the…"
Jan 8, 2010
Ron Frattra replied to Ron Frattra's discussion Affects of technology on 21st century study habits
"Hi Donna, I've been absent for some time. The study that I'm trying to do is very much inline with your comments and findings. I've just wrote to Gordon and shared two books that I'm reading. One in particular is "Hanging…"
Jan 8, 2010
Ron Frattra replied to Ron Frattra's discussion Affects of technology on 21st century study habits
"Hi Gordon, Sorry it took me so long to respond. Two books that I'm currently reading are: The Global Achievement Gap by Tony Wagner Hanging Out, Messing Around, and Geeking Out by Mizuko Ito, Sonja baumer et al. Both books focus on what…"
Jan 8, 2010
Mariam Haleem replied to Ron Frattra's discussion Affects of technology on 21st century study habits
"Valerie and Cprofitt, I agree with you totally :) ... and I would just like to add as a reminder and in addition to what I've written about leader, followers and the curricula: the new technologies enable our students to understand themselves…"
Dec 29, 2009
Mariam Haleem replied to Ron Frattra's discussion Affects of technology on 21st century study habits
"Yes, there will be always be leaders and followers ... that is after all, the the natural order :) But this brings us to the more valuable questions. How should we interpret and distinguish between education and literacy? Is it really important to…"
Dec 29, 2009
James O'Reilly replied to Ron Frattra's discussion Affects of technology on 21st century study habits
"Add this to your study resources... Heutogogy - Self-Determined Learning http://www.classroom20.com/group/adultlearningandragogy/forum/topics/heutagogy-selfdetermined"
Dec 29, 2009

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