Essential Questions
  • Who are the children we teach?
  • What will they need to know and be able to do in 2020?
  • What are 21st Century Assessment Skills?



Wrap up from Week 8
  • Find five images using Flickr to illustrate or exemplify your ideas to answer the following question:
    How can knowing curriculum history give me not only a perspective on the past but also a direction for the future?
  • Become Educated on Creative Commons: http://creativecommons.org/about/
  • Check out this PhotoStream on Flickr.



Content for Discussion
Media Content
Sir Ken Robinson Ted Talk: Do Schools Kill Creativity?


Kaplan University Professor Spot


Kaplan University Desks


Inspiration: The Fourth Screen



The Human Network
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hAdfYgEapT8

A 21st Century Education
http://www.mobilelearninginstitute.org/21stcenturyeducation/index.html

We Think


The Networked Student

Everything's Amazing, Nobody's Happy
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yk7nKjr9Keo



A Vision of Students Today


Did you Know 2.0?


Visual Content


Text Content



Assignments
1. Read through the Google Document with our notes from this week's class. Continue to add content, and answer the two questions:
  • What will they need to know and be able to do in 2020?
  • What are 21st Century Assessment Skills?

Here are the published notes from Sir Ken Robinson's TED talk and the homework assginment. If you made changes to the document after it was published, don't worry! The updates automatically get re-published.

2. Post your pictures from Flickr below



Flickr Assignments
Below is my (Mitch) assignment. There is music that goes along with the slides. Enjoy!!
Click here to get your free ringtone!

Create your own on slidelicious.com Create your own Slideshow
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Here is the link to Dan's slide show!
http://www.slidelicious.com/view.html?slideid=106243

Here's Beth's show...
Beth's slideshow


Kathy's Future of Education Slideshow

http://www.slidelicious.com/view.html?slideid=106320

Erin's View of Changes in Education

Susan's Future of Education (as viewed from the past)


http://www.slidelicious.com/view.html?slideid=106932

Michelle's Slideshow