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Warschauer, Mark
Learning in the cloud : how (and why) to transform schools with digital media / Mark Warschauer ; foreword by Chris Dede
Alternate Title How (and why) to transform schools with digital media
New York : Teachers College Press, c2011
book jacket
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 4th Floor  LB1028.3 .W35 2011    DUE 06-05-14 BILLED
Subject(s) Educational technology
Education -- Effect of technological innovations on
Education -- Computer-assisted instruction
Digital media
Physical Description xi, 131 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 117-125) and index
Contents 1.Introduction -- 2.Goals -- Academic Achievement -- 21st-Century Learning -- Educational Equity -- 3.Tools -- Going One-to-One -- Netbooks -- Free and Open Source Software -- Social Media -- Cloud Computing -- Media Tablets -- Digital Content -- 4.Exemplars -- Netbooks and Writing -- Experiential Learning -- 5.Designs -- Curriculum -- Pedagogy -- Assessment -- Combining Curriculum, Pedagogy, and Assessment: Understanding by Design -- Virtual Schooling -- 6.Environments -- Devices: Provided by Schools or "BYOT"? -- Leadership -- Teachers -- An Example from Ohio -- 7.Conclusion
Summary This comprehensive and cutting-edge book portrays a vision of how digital media can help transform schools, and what kinds of curriculum, pedagogy, assessment, infrastructure, and learning environments are necessary for that transformation to take place. --from publisher description
Series TEC series

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