I think this ideas covers Story, Empathy, and Symphony from Dan Pink’s AWNM aptitudes.
I really am chasing the idea of using the back channel in the classroom. With the disaggregation of information through handheld devices and social networking, the challenge of creating a unified message that utilizes the full spectrum of technologies and human capacity is too exciting to let pass.
In other words: We have a great opportunity to appeal to our kids with the technology they love. And we are truly powerless to stop the tide of technology, so we had better figure out how to prepare our students to succeed with it!Share