SITE Conference 2008 Keynote Videos
Thinking Creatively: Teachers as Designers of Content, Technology and Pedagogy
by Punya Mishra and Matthew J. Koehler
**Video 1** - 9:12 minutes
**Video 2** - 9:28 minutes
**Video 3** - 9:37 minutes
**Video 4** - 9:11 minutes
**Video 5** - 5:54 minutes
//Technological Pedagogical Content Knowledge: A Framework for Teacher Knowledge//
by Punya Mishra and Matthew J. Koehler
“Integrating Educational Technology into Teaching” [link to] by: Margaret D. Roblyer and Aaron H. Doering
Theo Jansen - Kinetic Sculptor
Theo Jansen - TED Video

Technology Standards

Coggle mind map
MI Roadmap: Transforming Education through Technology
ISTE: International Society for Technology in Education

Educator Organizations


Online Consortium

Geography Projects using TPACK - **Dr. Aaron Doering**
Go North

Topics: How People Learn; Digital Age Students; and Performance-Based Assessment
Designing Learning Environments
//How People Learn: Brain, Mind, Experience and School// (1999)
Map of Future Forces Affecting Education
//Learning & Games// - Chapter from The Ecology of Games: Connecting Youth, Games, and Learning by James Paul Gee (pdf link)

Digital-Age Students
Growing Up Digital
Project Tomorrow: Preparing today's students to be tomorrow's innovators, leaders and engaged citizens
//Beyond Technology: The End of the Job and the Beginning of Digital Work//
//Turning on the Lights: Will we Continue to Trap our Kids in the Past?//
sodaplay - Home of sodaconstructor

Performance-Based Assessment
Edutopia Assessment
Kathy Schrock's Assessment and Rubric Information

Electronic Portfolios
Two Portfolio Approaches
Developing Student Electronic Portfolios
Electronic Portfolios in the K-12 Classroom
Electronic Portfolios: Students, Teachers, and Life Long Learners
Dr. Helen Barrett's Electronic Portfolios
Rubric for Electronic Portfolio
The Electronic Portfolio Boom - Campus Technology

Other Helpful Performance-Based Assessment Sites

Ernest Boyer's Performance Criteria
Technology Applications Center for Educator Development
Technology Rubric - Iowa State University

Technology Tools

eBlogger - Create a Blog - blog, pages, links - more features & requires web server space
Arapahoe High School - Curriculum - Blogging Guidelines
PhotoStory - Digital Storytelling Tool
Kerpoof - Digital Storytelling Tool
Capture Wales - Digital Stories Create a Webquest
Weebly - Create an online Classroom
Edmodo- Create an online Classroom
Google Classroom - Create an Online Classroom
Google Documents - Collaboration Document
ClassDojo Electronic PBIS
Versal - Create Interactive Learning Classroom
Video - TED Talks: Stuart Brown says Play is More Than Fun - 26:42 minutes
Dipity - Online timeline tool
Popplet - Digital brain mapping tool
Thinglink - Interactive image creator
Haiku Deck - Presentation tool
Shadow Puppet - Video Creation
Kidspiration - Graphic Organizer for Kids
Inspiration - Graphic Organizer
Prezi - Presentation Tool
Notability - Note taking tool
Kahoot- Online Quiz Tester
Blogger- Blogging site powered by Google
Smore- Digital poster
Sutori- Digital timeline creator (formerly Hstry)

Topics: Skills and Creativity

Geometer's Sketchpad


//The Imagineering Way: Ideas to Ignite Your Creativity//
//The Imagineering Workout//
//The Creative Habit//
TED: Ideas Worth Spreading


The Pixar Way: Part I - What We Didn't Know or My Journey of Pain - blog by Sean Kennelly
The Pixar Way: Part II - Lessons Learned - blog by Sean Kennelly
Trust the Process - visual blog by Jeremy Bernstein
Video - Pixar: A Human Story of Computer Animation - May, 2005 - 1:41:47 minutes

Topic: The Identity of Educators

Video: Last Lecture of Dr. Randy Pausch on Oprah: Themes of fun, wonder and creativity-10 minutes
//The Last Lecture//
Video: Ted Talks: Elizabeth Gilbert on Nurturing Creativity - 19:29 minutes
Video: Ted Talks on How We Learn
Video: James Gee on Games and Learning - 1:47 minutes
Video: James Gee at ASU, Part 1 - 9:32 minutes
Video: James Gee at ASU, Part 2 - 9:49 minutes
Video: James Gee at Games for Learning - 67:38 minutes
Games and 21st Century Learning
Start at 3:24 to skip Introduction
Video: David Williamson Shaffer - 20:35 minutes
Video: Katie Salen at Institute of Play - 1:04 minutes
Video: Katie Salen on Digital Media and Learning - 1:38 minutes
Video: Chris Dede on Innovation - 2:39 minutes

Reference Materials:

Pixels, Programming, Play & Pedagogy. (2009). Teacher Game Institute. Retrieved Sept. 24, 2009 from