UCET 2015 Notes-Keynote, Vicki Davis

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UCET 2015 Notes-Keynote, Vicki Davis

Transform with positive attitude – VICKI DAVIS @coolcatteacher

 

Here is the Slide Deck to see what Vicki Davis covered at UCET 2015:

 

http://www.coolcatteacher.com/ucet15/?utm_content=buffer048b2&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

 

 

Brain Rules – John Medina “Exercise boosts brain power.”

 

Better than depression medication!

Printed by Dave Ramsey

20 Things the Rich Do Every Day by Tom Corley

Relative Influences on Learning What Can We Change

What Helps Student Learn

Spotlight on Student Success

 

Harry Wong, the First Days of School

 

Mindset by Carol Dweck

Goalsetting with tools like Trello

 

More parents involved in FB than any other communication

More than just a bake sell

 

Story about elderly, Mrs. Adkins: Not  a Turtle, a Titan (she would read 3 folders a weekend)

Testing results for each student, calls parents, Thinking about "John".

There are NO DIGITAL NATIVES, etc.

 

REBOOT  to fix & reset for tomorrow!

 

The Morning Miracle   “I CAN CARE ABOUT ME”

 

Innovate like a turtle –

Can’t do everything, but can do something.

 

The Global Project Journey – 1 thing at a time.

 

Flat Classroom Project

Genius Hour (fantastic best practice)

Hour of Code

 

If you want it to be permanent, let the older students teach.

 

Audience is Important – Peck & Corricott, 1994

 

Horizon Project 2008

Instant messaging in Kitar

(we don’t ride camels & live in tents)

 

Habit #3 People-Related Habits

 

Connect: Synchronous (mystery skype)

Asynchronous –

 

Epals.com

 

Not what are you keeping out, what are you brining in?

 

Students are involved in the evolutions of technology integration”

 

Leading & Bleeding Edge – Sometimes we lead, and sometimes…

John Seely Brown et al

The Power of Pull, Kindle loc.495

 

Institutional leaders will need to seek out “reverse mentors” among (often younger) individuals who can help them understand…

 

 

Survey Students:

Focus Groups at end of year

Beginning of day in Google Form

 

Worst lesson of the whole year?  Goal, next year make it the best.  Next year make it The Best.

 

 

Don’t be a Test Zombie, be a human and take the test.

 

You brought it, so we brought it.

I can control me in my classroom!

 

We can make almost anything exciting.

 

Rather have a pity party, than a victory party.

 

PINK SHIRT DAY – no bully

Story of seniors wearing pink shirts the 2nd day of school.

 

Olweus training  – Empower others

 

Mirror Neurons – cognitive behavior  Giacomo Rizzolatti et al  PDF

“Premotor Cortex and the recognition of motor actions”

 

Watching others helps to learn to develop habits, skills, abilities…

 

Bad habits, bad lunchtable companions…

No gossip. 

Want to be the person people want to be around.

Toxic waste for teachers.

 

WE mirror behaviors of those we are around.

 

We Become who we think about.

University of Georgia Website, Michelle van Dallon

 

Phone took 70 years to get 70 million subscribers.

38 yrs to get 50 million subscribers – Radio

13 years

Google 4 years to get 50 million

35 days – Star Wars

 

Keep up in days of rapid change..

 

Chat on Twitter!!!!

Wed in Utah  #UTechchat

 

Build you own Personal Learning Network.

 

Only only thing you can control – ME!

 

The Influencer by Kari Patterson

 

Leverage Influence

Formal Leaders & Opinion Leaders *****

You don’t’ influence everyone at once.

 

WORK WITH OPINION LEADERS.

 

LEADERS ARE;
KNOWLEDGABLE TRUSTWORTHY & GENEROUS WITH THEIR TIME.

 

CHANGE – Vicarious Learning

 

Irrational fear of sharks….people have all kinds of fears.

 

 

My New Word:  Teachnology

 

Fear of Technology  – it doesn’t hate you, it is dumb

 

Influencing deep beliefs:

Vicarious Experiences

 

Bandura How long does it take to overcome a phobia?

(1977) “Cognitive process Mediating Behavioral Change”

 

3HOURS is how long it took to get over phobia of snakes by watching others handling them and trying it themselves.

 

Students in Dubai (her students on Twitter)

 

Stronger Connections – Less Fear

 

Vicarious Learning & Teachable Moment

 

Kaizen:  Embed Learning

15 minutes 2Xper week to look at Social

 

 

FEAR:

FALSE

EVIDENCE

APPEARING

REAL

 

Kahoot

Socratic

 

Creativity scores plummeting, because test scores are focus.

 

20% Time Project – Apps for Autism  @Apps_For_Autism

 

Authentic Focus – brings engagement

 

Digital Citizenship – engage BRAIN (software)

 

More and More classes are being taught online – more students learn online

 

Flipped Classroom

 

Teacherpreneurship –

Embrace multi-sensory learning.

 

Treat every student differently

 

Learning spaces are important – byod – more necessary

 

VICKI DAVIS – Keynote – ended with story about Sue.

Country, poor, dirt floor – bus stop – teacher talked to Sue – could not miss the bus…

 

Told Sue she was a leader and should run for Stu Gov

 

Not popular because poor.

 

She had a lot of poor friends.  More poor than rich at her school.  She ran….received negative feedback.

 

She Won.  Sue was a Leader.  This is who she was.

 

Sue became a teacher – she was her (Vicki Davis') Mother.

 

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