It is important to me to have constant electronic access to my social circle and family, and they expect it, also.
Technology Use in Social Setting vs
psst...come on in, restaurants are technology friendly.
I use my personal technology devices to feel connected. Connection is important to me, but I sometimes feel vulnerable in how and what I share and wish I had more guidance.
School is lecture and books with limited technology. The teachers do not trust us.
You will not need your phone today. Please put them away.
I wish there were a way to teach the students how to use personal technology to express themselves safely and ethically, so that it can be used educationally.
Meanwhile during planning period...
I feel like the phone police...it's difficult to connect with students because they see me as standing in the way to their social connections
How can I incorporate personal technology into my classroom when I cannot trust students will use it properly?
We need to incorporate technology into lessons daily, but students have not been taught how to properly and ethically communicate. We need to fill this gap in every subject, even if it's not explicit in the standard.
...at the next faculty meeting
Today's Lesson: Digital Citizenship and CommunicationYou will need: a laptop or other technology device
Class, today we will have a conversation that is long overdue. Let's start with talking about what you know about communication and technology and a new word called citizenship...
Oh my goodness, did you see the project that the students in Argentina put together? I can't wait to send them our data and see what they think!
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