“Unleash the Potential: Remix Obstacles into Opportunities!”
Anne Davis is an educator with over 20 years experience as an elementary classroom teacher, an instructional lead teacher, a reading specialist, and an instructional technology specialist. She currently works at Georgia State University in the Instructional Technology Center in the College of Education as an Information Systems Training Specialist. She provides support and instruction to faculty, staff and students in areas of the curriculum, teaching strategies, technology standards, and ideas and issues in instructional technology. She provides instructional technology outreach to practicing teachers. Anne is known for seeing the educational possibilities in the use of projects with students and teachers in K-12 classrooms and at the university level.
This keynote will reflect on some of the most significant obstacles we face as we focus on best practice in the use of Web 2.0 tools to transform teaching and learning. The discussion will center on the crucial role that relationships, conversations, connections and networks play in supporting effective learning. It will also include suggestions and ideas for action, as well as approaches that foster discussions which result in effective strategies to overcome obstacles.
(Since this presentation is audio-only, a YouTube version is not available)
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