9:30-11:30: Setting the Stage

9:30 - 9:45: Overview & Forming Groups

9:45 - 10:30: Jigsaw Part 1: Exploring Transformative Learning

In groups, describe the key aspects of this learning strategy. What are the pros and cons? Document your thinking in the first table here.

Table 1: Globally Collaborative Projects


Project Examples:

Table 2: Flipped Classroom


Project Examples:



Table 3: Game Based Learning




Project Examples:

Table 4: Remix


Project Examples:

Table 5: Digital Citizenship


Amazing Resources:

Table 6: Play


Project Examples:





Table 7: Data Visualization and Infographics


Infographic examples:

Create your own infographics:

Project Ideas:

Table 8: Networked Classroom


Project Examples:



Table 9: Open Badges


Project Examples



Table 10: Transmedia/Digital Storytelling

  1. How Transmedia is Changing TV
  2. Teaching Students to be Multimedia Storytellers
  3. The Pottermore Effect on Ebooks and Transmedia
  4. Resources from Jess McCulloch
  5. 5 Tips for Transmedia Storytelling
  6. Transmedia Storytelling (Henry Jenkins)
  7. Augmented Reality at The Avenues School in NYC
  8. Kim's Digital Storytelling Diigo Links
  9. Jason Ohler's Digital Storytelling resources (so much to explore here)
  10. How to Use Digital Storytelling in the Classroom
  11. The World of Digital Storytelling (Jason Ohler)

Project Examples:


Table 11: Maker Culture




Table 12: MOOCs



10:30 - 10:45 Break

10:45 - 11:15: Finding Connections

In your new groups, please report back on the article you read and discuss:

11:15 - 11:45: Whole group discussion

Document throughlines in the third table here

11:45 - 12:00: Project Task Part 1:

Select a topic/unit that you would like to enhance for this school year. Document your thinking on this Google Doc.