July 7, 2005

Reflection onů How to Become a Technology Integrationist: A Framework for Teachers to Interpret their Technology-supported Practices and Technology Knowledge

The abbreviations for the different types of professional knowledge got a little confusing at times, however really made me stop and think what I predominately use (the Venn-diagram really helped me understand what the author was saying). I definitely think that my most used area is the TPK. My second most common use of technology is in the TCK zone. And sadly my least used zone is TPCK. Hopefully this class can change that. It is funny because I could intuitively tell that I needed to use technology in a different way, but this article was really able to put it in black and white form. The other thing that I really liked about this article was that it gave me lots of different ideas for different lessons along with giving me some quality websites, likeů
http://learningoutpost.jsc.nasa.gov/expeditions/geog5-8.cfm
http://www.grc.nasa.gov/WWW/K-12/CoE/WhyAccidents.htm
http://www.polarhusky.com
http://www.yourexpedition.com/bae_archive/

Posted by smock003 at July 7, 2005 3:23 PM