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Leadership Symposium 2005

Technology Leadership Issues for Today’s School Administrator

 

Morning Activities–Tools for Change

 

 

National Educational Technology Standards Project

 

 

The Essential Conditions

 

National Education Technology Plan

 

 

Levels of Technology Use (Apple Classrooms of Tomorrow Report)

 

  • You may download two templates and step sheets to use when planning and observing technology-based lessons at the ISTE online bookstore

Look for the Technology Supported Lesson Plan and Technology Supported Lesson Observation templates. The step sheets are found in the Chapter excerpt.

 

  •  Video: Promising Practices: Recognizing and Supporting Teaching with Technology (SERVE, (800) 352-6001)

 

Digital Immigrants, Digital Natives

 

  • Blog your examples of digital accents

 

Book: The World is Flat: A Brief History of the Twenty-first Century, Thomas L. Friedman

 

 

Afternoon Activities–Personal Productivity for Administrators

 

Click here to take the online survey.

 

 

Research base

 

 

 

Keeping Up with Trends in Technology (free enews)

 

 

Online survey tools

 

  • Activity 1 (See handout)

 

 Hotlists

Another free, easy-to use Hotlist builder is TrackStar.

 

 

Weblogs

 

            Examples:

 

School blogs:   Meriwether Lewis Elementary School

                                Hunterdon Central Regional High School

 

            Teacher blogs: Carmack’s Critters

                                 Senior English

                                 Sarah, Plain and Tall

 

            Administrator blogs: Principal’s Quest

                                 Educational Technology by Tim Lauer, (principal,

                                 Meriwether Lewis Elementary School)

 

            School Administrators and Blogging (Susan's blog)

 

           

            Blog Directories:

         

 

Blogging tool: Blogger.com 

  • Activity 3 (See handout)

 

 

Wrap-up

 

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