1:00 - 1:50 Looking at ways to gauge technology use
Activity: Three Teams will each be assigned a Technology Integration Framework. 20 Minutes: Goal is to read about your assigned framework and summarize the key ideas from it. 15 Minutes: Each Team will share out the key ideas and remaining questions from their reading . 15 Minutes: We will consolidate the key ideas using the process of co-construction of criteria. The goal is a single document that has the key principles we want to look for in a project that integrates mobile technology well
1:50 - 2:15 Applying the Criteria to a project.
Activity: Three teams will each get a project that utilized technology. The goal is to read the project and assess how well it meets the criteria we created. 15 minutes Each teams reads and rates their assigned project 10 minutes Each team has three minutes to summarize their findings to the whole. What was the project? What aspects were strong? What areas needed better development based on our criteria?
2:15 - 2:30 Break
2:30 - 3:15 Start Brainstorming your design
Activity: Partner up with a colleague and describe the project you are thinking of developing. Start developing you project idea with a mindful eye towards the criteria we developed. We will strengthen this work tomorrow, so vision in a big way what you would like to accomplish!
Lastly - still looking for inspiration for project ideas? The Buck Institute has created a great list of hundreds of projects here. Also there are wonderful examples from the deeper learning network here at the teaching channel.