Week 7 – Theme: Hybridizing Classrooms
Lab Work: Work on Professional Web Pages.
Wiggins, G. & McTighe, J: Chapters
10 & 11; Hybrid Classrooms
For the past several weeks, we have hybridized our class. We have embedded into our traditional classroom some strategies used in virtual classrooms. In particular, we have utilized a chat interface and an electronic bulleting board. The two virtual classroom interventions have added new dimensions to traditional classroom settings. I have used both in my own high school classes. What makes these two tools so useful for the traditional classroom instructor?
Practice using Instant Messenger