There in that digital playground with or without us
Tools are always turned into toys. Tools and toys have converged.
We have outsourced our brain’s typical role of remembering things yet we sever this connection for kids when we deny them a “limb” – they will use this for the rest of their life
Kids can change the world or ruin their lives with a click
Amazing music apps for iphone and ipad. (guitar, harmonica, woodwind)
Learning 2.0 Keynote: Superkimbo – Kim Cofino of YIS and Always Learning
Our story is about connection and places and culture shock
Lessons from Asia for education today
- just in time – not just in case
- no fixed values – value of object is defined in the moment and by the people involved
- always on
- blend of old and new – technology is not at the expense of traditional values
It’s not where you are, but who you are connected to. Imagine the possibilities.
Have arrived in Shanghai and found all social media that I use blocked other than my blog. This will be where I post notes and reflections from the conference. Looking forward to a great few days of learning.