Teaching in a technology rich environment still needs to focus on the learning. The technology should support the learning not drive the learning. This short 7 minute podcast explores the TPCK model developed by Matt Koehler & Punya Mishra. Being purposeful and thoughtful about how to use technology in combination with teaching pedagogy and content pedagogy will help teachers develop engaging lessons which ask students to use high order thinking skills.
This first episode produced by Mt. Ararat High School students shares student responses from an April 2009 survey about the use of laptops at the high school.