- David Warlick
We need technology in every classroom and in every student and teacher's hand, because it is the pen and paper of our time, and it is the lens through which we experience most of our world.
Forms of Technology in the Classroom
Facilitating Group Activities
Communicating Final Products
Establish guidelines and expectations.
Define roles for each student.
Clearly communicate instructions.
Maintain role as facilitator.
Set guidelines for appropriate sites.
Carefully monitor students computers.
Define expectations of computer use.
Specify programs that can be used.
Clarify project expectations.
Discuss submitting final products.
Review gradeing guidelines.
Classroom with 1 Computer
Classroom with Multiple Computers
Hand Held Devices
i-Pads, Tablets, or Laptops
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Smaldino, S. E., Lowther, D. L., Russell, J. D., & Mims, C. (2015). Instructional technology and media for learning. Retrieved from VitalSource Bookshelf.