Our Students • Our Worlds

A keynote address about the three converging conditions that are forcing us to rethink education

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1. Introduction

1.1. Online Handouts - http://davidwarlick.com/handouts

1.2. Presentation Narrative - http://bit.ly/8opKkG

2. Converging Conditions

2.1. Preparing students for an Unpredictable Future

2.1.1. Advances happening faster than we can react

2.1.2. Globalization "The World is Flat" by Thomas Friedman "The Post-American World" by Fareed Zakaria

2.1.3. About Science & Design "The Rise of the Creative Class" & "The Flight of the Creative Class" by Richard Florida "A Whole New Mind" by Daniel Pink

2.2. Preparing a new generation (species) of learner

2.2.1. "Our Classrooms are Leaking" by David Warlick - http://bit.ly/dxXsjD

2.2.2. Games, Learning, & Society Conference in Madison Wisconsin -- http://www.glsconference.org/2008/

2.2.3. Machinima -- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Machinima

2.2.4. The 'Native' Information Experiences Fueled by Questions Provokes Conversations Is Responsive Demand Investment & Identity Relies on Safely Made Mistakes

2.3. Preparing students within a new & dynamic information environment

2.3.1. Web 1.0 vs Web 2.0 Web 1: New York Times - http://nytimes.com/ Web 2: Digg - http://digg.com/

2.3.2. Innocentive -- http://innocentive.com

2.3.3. The Long Tail - http://www.thelongtail.com/

2.3.4. Flat Classrooms - http://bit.ly/cYkSIA Curious Students - http://bit.ly/aQuwAa Intrinsic Communicators & Influencers - http://bit.ly/aGpGrn Future- Oriented Students - http://bit.ly/9GgWAZ