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Digital Age Curriculum

Posted by jturner56 on May 26, 2013

Working on what a Digital Age Curriculum should consider.

Appreciate any feedback


A Digital Age Curriculum

A Checklist for evaluating your
curriculum to see how well it meets the demands of the Digital Age

For each, evidence is important

 

Yes

No

Evidence

Development of competency in
literacy tools?

         Communication
 

Maths
       

Digital


 

 

 

Digital Feedback systems for
improvement


 

 

Information Literacy Curriculum

 

 

 

Global Awareness and Connection

 

 

 

Personal Ownership of Learning
that asks

       – where are you at (reflection)

       – where do you want to go? (Dreams)

       – what are you good at? (Ability)

       – what do you want to get better at? (Interest)

 

 

 

A Planned curriculum that

         – is personalized

         – inspires creativity
      

– develops respectfulness (for yourself, for each other, for your communities)


 

 

Assesses for improvement

         – questioning
 

 – communication
        

– collaboration
   

– problem solving (skill)
      

– positive citizenship

 

 

 

Personal development of

         – perseverance

         – adaptability

         – resilience

         – flexibility

 

 

 

Developmental 5-18 (Blooms,
Piaget) appropriate for the individual (not standardised)

         – cognitive

         – affective

         – physical
  

– social (teacher-student
relationship)

 

 

 

 

 

Digital Inclusive

         – online inquiry

         – online courses

         – coding (cognitive)

         – iFolios (communication)

         – workplace tools.  

– collaboration (Google Doc)

 

 

 

Community

         – coherence
       

– compassion
     

– constructive competition (to better oneself, one’s communities)

 

 

 

Technical Systems that are

         – at hand
   

– ubiquitous
        

– at hand support


– foster relationship building
    

– inter-connected for effectiveness

         – personalisable

 

 

 

Administration
    – efficient digital record
keeping systems

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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One Response to “Digital Age Curriculum”

  1. Woah, don’t know if that is even the correct spelling for the word! Presently we are in the planning stages only of our Information Literacy curriculum at ISL in Doha. We are also undergoing dual accreditation with CIS/NEASC so I know we’ve got to get moving with putting some documentation together. Maybe a year from now (which would probably be way too late for you) I could begin to answer some of your queries… Is this collection of feedback from a student’s perspective or adult learners/teachers? I like the section on Personal Ownership of Learning! All the best with your collection of feedback and I hope most of the populous who receive this have a better response than me.

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