Day 6 - Student Voices for Open Learning

Where are teens really learning?Here's a list of links that reveal "where" teens are learning online:What's really Going On....Where Youth are Learningoc MEDIA.jpg

Statistics confirm that the social media tool that students use most is:Welcome to the Youtube Generation....

Are authentic, immersive and constructive learning experiences the future.....

How can we integrate social media tools into our learning environments to create authentic experiences?
Resources:David Preston: The High School Class as an Open Learning CommunityStudent Voices: Nikhil Goyal on "One Size Does Not Fit All" + Panel Discussion#DigiFoot12 Student as our Educators Week
Today we are going to interview a Grade 9 class from SLA - Science and Leadership Academy in Philadelphia PA.

Live Binder Link of Resources:

Student Blogs: Click HERE

Can you integrate some of these ideas into your open learning community?

Blackboard Collaborate Information:(Remixed from the Global Education Conference)
The session is being held in Blackboard Collaborate (formerly Elluminate), and can be accessed live from any personal computer. (The session will also be recorded and posted here.) The session is free to attend
To check that your computer is ready for Blackboard Collaborate, please click here. "Step 1" will indicate if you have a version of Java that is compatible, and then "Step 2" lets you actually go into a test session. You are encouraged to do this in advance of the session. If you have any difficulties, you can ask for help in the user community.
If you are on a Mac and having any troubles, see possible help HERE.