Welcome to Adapting Project TIPS: Teaching Interdisciplinary Problem Solving through Educational Technology

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  • Welcome to Adapting Project TIPS:

    Teaching Interdisciplinary Problem Solving through Educational Technology

  • Please turn off your cell phones.

  • TIPS WasCreated by:Jim CarrollJoe Montecalvo

  • TIPS Is Our Vision for Transforming Teaching and Learning

  • Over 600 Bronx Secondary Teachers Implemented TIPS with thousands of students (20002005) under a $7M+ Grant

  • In April and May of 2012, Jim Carroll with assistance from Joe Montecalvo, Alex Angueira and other Shanker administrators wrote a successful NYSED Learning Technology Grant (LTG)

  • TIPS/LTG Staff:

    Jim Carroll and Joe Montecalvo Staff Developers

  • Jean-Jacques Rousseau?John Dewey?Jean Piaget?Aristotle?CHARLES SCHULTZ

  • Facing the rear of the ship:

  • Facing our deck chairs toward the rear of the ship

  • Facing our deck chairs forward:

  • Facing our deck chairs forward: Transforming Teaching and Learning at

    Albert Shanker School for Visual and Performing ArtsSt. Francis of Assisi

  • Our Vision for Transforming Teaching and Learning Students learn by constructing their own knowledge through The Public Policy Analyst (PPA)

  • Our Vision for Transforming Teaching and Learning Teachers serve as co-learners, mentors, coaches and resources to engage students to use technologies to solve problems, think critically and answer their own questions.

  • Our Vision for Transforming Teaching and Learning Curriculum is restructured to engage students in solving real-world problems embedded in your curricula that relate to state standards. In-depth knowledge, analysis and application of major concepts are emphasized.

  • Examples of Social Problems:ScienceGlobal Warming Natural Disasters

    Diseases Acid Rain Pollution

    Birth Defects Obesity Malnutrition

    Energy Shortage Waste Management

  • Examples of Social Problems:Social Studies Poverty Racism Depression

    Immigration Terrorism Wars

    Shortage of Resources Civil Rights Quality Education

  • Examples of Social Problems:

    Sources for ELA Problems

    Short StoriesNovelsPlaysTerm Papers/Research

  • Our Vision for Transforming Teaching and Learning Classrooms have Internet connectivity and can collaborate on common problems.

  • Our Vision for Transforming Teaching and Learning Performance-based assessment of student products published on the world wide web; also, self-assessments and monitoring of progress toward improvement on state content standards.

  • After todays workshop

    There will be one workshop

    TBA

  • After todays workshop

    You will be expected to develop a PowerPoint and WebQuest

    Ongoing help from staff developers in developing your WebQuest by e-mail, listserv & phone (toll free 888-443-4720)

  • How Will the TIPS/LTG Project Benefit You?

  • Any Questions?Jim Carroll, Ph.D. Syracuse Universityjcarroll@syr.eduhttp://www2.maxwell.syr.edu/plegal/ltgshanker2/ltg.html

    888-443-4720 Jim or 888-440-5627 Joe

  • Keep Your Deck Chairs Facing Forward!!!

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