EDG 646 Monday, June 24

4:15 PM – 9:30 PM

Topic: Visionary Leadership
Educational Administrators inspire and lead development and implementation of a shared vision for comprehensive integration of technology to promote excellence and support transformation throughout the organization.
a. Inspire and facilitate among all stakeholders a shared vision of purposeful change that maximizes use of digital-age resources to meet
and exceed learning goals, support effective instructional practice, and maximize performance of district and school leader
b. Engage in an ongoing process to develop, implement, and communicate technology-infused strategic plans aligned with a shared vision
c. Advocate on local, state and national levels for policies, programs, and funding to support implementation of a technology-infused vision
and strategic plan

Monday's POA

1. Course intro
2. Syllabus and Course Expectations
3. NETS for Administrators and Essential Conditions
4. Things That Suck
5. What's your vision for technology-enriched teaching and learning?

6. Technology Plans & Visions - do they empower or limit?

8. Tool Time - Blog setup, Twitter accounts, Diigo group, Google Docs, Feedly, Smackdown assignment, project introduction

9. 8:00 PM: #edtechchat - we are the guest moderators!

10. The Technology Fix - What's working and why? Commitment and Focus

Monday's Assignments

Assignment Description

Due Date
The Technology Fix blog reflection
Prompt: Choose a school highlighted in Part 1: Commitment and Focus. Summarize
what the author believes are the positive qualities of technology integration at that
school. Share your thoughts on how the school's leadership is supporting tech integration.
Reflect: How do the school's leaders make this school "distinguished"
in the area of tech integration? Do you agree or disagree with the author's perspectives and why?

Tuesday 6/25 by noon
Find, research, and prepare to share (2-3 minutes max) a tech tool
of interest to ed leaders

Share during Friday's class
Start thinking about your project

Presentations during Friday's class