How the internet is changing the way we think read and remember. Nicholas Carr
7 parents attended
Day of glass
Trends show we want
Virtual Society and Young Minds..
Digital divide between what children are doing online and what parents think they are doing
Areas of concern
accessing inappropriate content
Online bullying - harassment
Sharing personal info online
social networking and uploading content
use of digital media 24/7 (phones, ipods tec
Online gaming and wideo gaming 'underage'
illegal downloading and file sharing.
real life vs online life
Most common Net safe problem is cyber bullying
in my day
Special mention for girls...
Girls 10-16 years
Identify development - being understood
social referencing ... Media
Provide real and positive make role models in the life of your daughter
keep the lines open
talk talk talk
youtube clips to help demonstrate to your own kids.
life online --- integrity.. safety.. opportunity.. balance Reputation Management
Privacy and Identity
Management - time relationships..
How inportant is 'privacy'
Will it be important in the future
Discussing going 1:1 computer programmes. A lot of the staff think that we are not ready for 1:1 problems being that some staff are not skilled enough. Some staff think some classrooms at the moment don't have much equipment. Also a support person would be required to help those people that are chosen to be a 1:1 classes like Parkvale. One thing to look at is that we should not look at the teaching that was happening at Parkvale. We need to watch what they do and see if we can do it better. One thing that was interesting was most teachers talked as though they would be taking the class. Bring your own device was a suggestion from Paul. Once our wireless system is up and running.