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21st Century Learning Event - “Tell the Story Using Only 6 Words”

“Tell the Story Using Only 6 Words”

Dove reported on the David Jakes 21st Century Learning Event. She said they had a great turnout. It started off on Thursday night with a Salon Dinner which was a talk about education; he had two big questions which he wanted them to focus on that night.

“We had to write a story using only 6 words,” she said. “Have you ever had to write a story using only 6 words? Some tried to cheat and use 7 and he very quickly reminded us and some really great things came from that.”

  1. What does the future of learning look like?  Tell the story using ONLY 6 words.
  2. How can this kind of learning change everything? Tell the story using ONLY 6 words.

Teachers, Administrators, Board Members and Community Members were there for the Salon Dinner on Thursday night. She said they had a great time. On Friday Teachers, Administrators and Board Members met and he took them through a series of activities, they worked together in teams.

“He had us constantly moving, working and discovering new ways to look at learning; to look at teaching and to deliver the education piece to our students and what that would look like in the future with technology and moving us into that 1:1 Initiative,” Said Dove.

Rod Weimer who attended also said, “That guy was really good, he was really good.”

Marcus Jeffrey agreed, “Yes he made you think. He didn’t just let you settle.”

Dove said that he worked them very hard feeling that good things will come from this experience.

It was “Paw”sitive!

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