Connecting Within the Unconnected Classroom
The Connecting within the Unconnected Classroom Project (tag:cuc2) is a professional learning experience bringing together educators from around the world to investigate strategies and tools to leverage effective application of 21st Century Skills in classrooms with limited technology and connectivity.
Ideally, the team we would like to assemble will include educators from many diverse regions of the globe whom display three types of expertise (based on TPCK
): (1) Pedagogy Knowledge regardless of technology skill (2) Technology Knowledge, regardless of teaching skill and (3) teachers with deep content knowledge.Classroom 2.0 Ning - The Unconnected Classroom Project Group We will gather members here. In this ning group, we will have our main discussions and post about realtime meetings.Connecting with the Unconnected Classroom WikiA 'work in progress' where you can learn more about the project, review some of the models we may apply in the project, become more aware of the issues, etc.Connecting within the Unconnected Classroom Main Project SiteThis site is set up to be a "Visual Snapshot" of what's happening in the project. It is set up to accept RSS feeds from the many social areas of the project.Diigo Group for Collecting and Discussing Bookmarks This is where you will find an annotated collection of the resources for the team. There is also an opportunity to add to the annotations or start a discussion based on the topic.Project Brainstorming MindmapA place to brainstorm issue exploration, project organization, etc.Flickr CUC2 Group This area has been set up for Collecting Photos of Classrooms in our target group as well as exemplar ways to use technologies and no-tech teaching methods.CUC2 - Media SiteCollection of Videos and Podcasts which will help inform our discussions and activities