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Beyond SAMR: 6 Design Questions for Empowered Teaching and Learning

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Participate and share : Interactive lecture

Tuesday, June 25, 12:15–1:15 pm
Location: Terrace Ballroom IV, Level 4 (near Posters)

Alan November  
Find out how you can redesigning the work to create an empowered culture of learning in your school and classroom. You'll come away with six questions to get you there.

Audience: Curriculum/district specialists, Teachers, Principals/head teachers
Skill level: Intermediate
Attendee devices: Devices useful
Attendee device specification: Smartphone: Windows, Android, iOS
Laptop: Chromebook, Mac, PC
Tablet: Android, iOS, Windows
Focus: Digital age teaching & learning
Topic: Instructional design and delivery
Grade level: PK-12
ISTE Standards: For Administrators:
Visionary Leadership
  • Inspire and facilitate among all stakeholders a shared vision of purposeful change that maximizes use of digital age resources to meet and exceed learning goals, support effective instructional practice, and maximize performance of district and school leaders.
For Students:
Empowered Learner
  • Students articulate and set personal learning goals, develop strategies leveraging technology to achieve them and reflect on the learning process itself to improve learning outcomes.
For Educators:
  • Design authentic learning activities that align with content area standards and use digital tools and resources to maximize active, deep learning.

Proposal summary

Purpose & objective

Teachers and leaders will have a framework for designing empowered learning environments.


10 minutes each....
A Critical thinking on the internet
B Making student thinking more visible
C Creating a collaborative classroom culture
D Connecting students to authentic global audiences
E Challenging students to make a contribution to community
F Teaching students to ask powerful questions

Supporting research

John Hattie's research on the importance of self evaluation...Stanford research on the importance of teaching web literacy

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Alan November, November Learning, Inc.

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