Technology in the Classroom: Digital Media
A Coggle Diagram about Quick Facts!
(Most of the exposure to technology occurs outside of the classroom.
, Imagine what can be achieved if technology is applied inside the classroom!?
, Technology has changed the way students think, compose, and learn.
, Empowered users cannot be created without the effective use of technology in the classroom
and The content of composition is changing
), The aim of technology in the classroom is an empowered user.
, Types of Literacy
(Digital and Technological Literacy
, Multimodal Literacy
, Visual Literacy
and Literacy as competence or knowledge: going beyond the skills of reading and writing.
), Technology has caused the student to evolve.
, If we use multi modalities and multi media, we better be creating empowered users
, This effective use of technology also includes the application of technology in the classroom and in thinking critically
, "The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who cannot read and write, but those who cannot learn, unlearn, and relearn."
- Alvin Toffler
, Focus on 3 things: Develop a new curriculum; revisit and revise our writing across the curriculum efforts; and develop a major in composition and rhetoric
, "At this moment, we need to focus on three changes: Develop a new curriculum; revisit and revise our writing-across-the-curriculum efforts; and develop a major in composition and rhetoric."
- Kathleen Blake Yancey
, Advances in technology now allow us to use it in the classroom for purposes other than word processing
, Technological Literacy- computer skills and the ability to use computers and other technology to improve learning , productivity and performance
and We need to recognize that we can no longer simply educate students to become technology users - and consumers - without also helping them learn how to become critical thinkers about technology and the social issues surrounding its use.
- Cynthia L. Selfe