Brookings School District - Oct 1, 2014


Leveraging Technology for Customized Learning

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Customized Learning is a technologically empowered, learner focused alternative to the Industrial Age System of school. What if every day, every learner was met with customized learning experiences at precise developmental and achievement levels, was learning in the most effective learning style with content of interest, was challenged, was successful and left school eager to come back tomorrow? This is not only possible with today's technologies it is inevitable. Industry has figured out how to customize products and services, education is poised for this leap.



I will "interrupt" my presentation so we can do some hands on tech work.
To add the Brookings webmix, please do this:
  1. Create an account here http://edu.symbaloo.com/registerUser.form
  2. Once you have an account, click on this link.
  3. That link will allow you to see the webmix I made for you.
  4. Click on the little orange box that says, “Add this webmix”.
  5. Now you will see the webmix in your account.
  6. You can create more of your own webmixes and share them with colleagues and/or students at your school.

Symbaloo exploration and learn some basics