A. One or Two Highlights
1. The idea of remixing
2. Creating a blog to post work for collaboration.
B. Two Pieces of Advice
1. Come with an open mind.
2. Keep your evenings open for practice.
When you attend the workshop, go in with an open mind. You will learn a ton of new things that can dramatically change and enhance success in your classes. For someone who used little or no 21st Century Learning/Teaching components in my classes, after a week I feel that I’ve gone from literally “Zero to Sixty in 5 (days)”. I’m really excited about using many of the tools and ideas that I’ve gained this week and incorporating them into my classes for next semester — not to mention the fact that I can’t wait to continue developing my blog for my own selfish reasons.
Be sure you leave sometime after class to reinforce what you learned during the day sessions. If you don’t practice, you will not be able to preach.
This is how I would draw an image before I took the course:
This is what I could do after: (slightly exaggerated)