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2015 ASCD Conference on Teaching Excellence

2015 ASCD Conference on Teaching Excellence

June 2628, 2015
Nashville, Tenn.

Invest in the power of great instruction and learn how to leverage it in classrooms and school districts.

 

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Tapscott on Teaching the Net Generation

 

 

Don Tapscott, author of Grown Up Digital and Wikinomics, wants educators to be more fearless in their use of technology. In this video, he declares, "Public education is the foundation of a civilized society; to defend it, we need to reinvent it."

Information technology, Tapscott adds, presents an opportunity to shift learning so that it is more student-focused, customized, and collaborative. Read more about Tapscott's eight norms for reshaping pedagogy for what he calls the "Net Generation" in this related blog post.

Source: © 2010, Alexandria, VA: ASCD.

 

ASCD Express, Vol. 5, No. 18. Copyright 2010 by ASCD. All rights reserved. Visit www.ascd.org/ascdexpress.

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