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ASTE Update

I heard Lee Crockett speak at the General Session this morning. Lee’s presentation challenged prevailing thoughts about our current reality and the rate of change in which are lives function.

A couple of thoughts sparked my interest. I wonder what others think about these:

1. As educators do we function in a system that prepares students for “our past” or for “their future?”

2. New technologies do not necessarily bring on new “habit of mind.”

What do you think?



Alaska Society of Technology in Education (ASTE)

Attending the ASTE Conference the next two days at The¬†Captain¬†Cook Hotel. I will be sharing my learning from the next two days. Currently Senator Begich is speaking. Stay tuned…

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