Week 1

Intro to Ed Tech


  • Become familiar with the syllabus and wiki
  • Ice Breaker
  • Readings
    • Siemens
    • Utecht
    • Wenger
  • Open all Accounts
  • PLN
    • Begin developing your network - choose all the Tweeters this week
    • By the end of the course you will be connected to a robust network of educators from around the world
  • Watch these videos

Sir Ken Robinson 1

Bring on the Learning Revolution!
  • It's Not About the Tools; It's About Change

Sir Ken Robinson 2

Changing Educational Paradigms

George Siemens 1

PLEs (Personal Learning Environments)

George Siemens 2

Connecting with Twitter

George Siemens 3

Intro to Connectivism

Week 2

Web Literacy

  • Discussion 1
  • Readings
    • Siemens
    • Utecht
    • Becker
  • Finish developing your PLN - add bloggers this week
  • Listen to the Alan November podcast
  • Watch these videos

Internet privacy

  • Is there a layer of truth to this?
  • Sorry for the pun - this is a spoof from Onion

Digital Citizenship

Digiteen Project