Teaching in the Digital Age is exciting. Finding new ways to teach, connect, and help students grow is a challenge we, as educators, are starting to realize. Collaborating and networking are becoming essential skills for educators.
In the article, “Digital Natives, Digital Immigrants” by Marc Prensky, I learned that I am a digital immigrant. I did not grow up immersed in technology. I do think, as an immigrant, I have been adapting pretty well. Immigrants are pretty accepting of…Continue
I am definitely a digital immigrant. Ironically, my job is to support 35 teachers who teach digital natives. While I am not afraid of technology, I do have what Marc Prensky would define as a accent. On example of my accent would be that I send out a monthly newsletter and then print copies for each teacher to review at monthly meetings with teams of teachers. I would classify two of the teachers I support as digital…Continue
Added by Melanie French on May 28, 2011 at 4:08pm — No Comments