Learning Globally through Disruptive Technologies*


Claire Bradin Siskin

Excelsior College

ALOUD/NYSAFLT Conference, to be held on April 17, 2010: flyer (pdf file)


List of social Networking Tools ("Web 2.0"): http://www.edvista.com/claire/callcourse/social.html

Web 2.0 & Language Teaching (video by Graham Stanley): http://vodpod.com/watch/65075-web-2-0-language-teaching

Web 2.0 for the Classroom Teacher: An Internet Hotlist on Web 2.0 (by Sue Summerfield): http://www.kn.pacbell.com/wired/fil/pages/listweb20s.html

Skype and Podcasting: Disruptive Technologies for Language Learning
(by Robert Godwin-Jones): http://llt.msu.edu/vol9num3/emerging/default.html

50 Awesome ways to Use Skype in the Classroom: http://www.teachingdegree.org/2009/06/30/50-awesome-ways-to-use-skype-in-the-classroom/

Clayton Christensen's website: http://www.claytonchristensen.com/index.html

Wikipedia article on disruptive technology: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Disruptive_technology

Three-minute video book review of Disrupting Class: How Disruptive Innovation Will Change the Way the World Learns: http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=8095770659709260732#

Christensen, C., C. Johnson, and M. Horn. (2008). Disrupting Class: How Disruptive Innovation Will Change the Way the World Learns. McGraw-Hill.

Disruptive Technologies in Teaching and Learning: http://blogs.tlt.psu.edu/courses/disruptive/2009/10/spring-2010-syllabus.html

"Disruptive Technologies Are a Powerful Social Learning Force" (by Joe Savrock): http://www.ed.psu.edu/educ/news/jan-march-2010-news-items/disruptive-technologies

Digitilang: Teaching Languages with Web 2.0 Technology (by Seth Dickens): http://www.digitalang.com/

"Blending Learning in a Web 2.0 World," (by Gary Motteram and Pete Sharma): http://www.swinburne.edu.au/hosting/ijets/journal/V7N2/vol7num2-article2.html

Wikipedia article on Edupunk: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edupunk

"Rosetta Stone's CEO Talks about the Growing a Disruptive Technology Company," (by
Eliaabeth Ferrarini): http://www.enterpriseleadership.org/blogs/Articles/2010/02/17/rosetta-stones-ceo-talks-about-the-growing-a-disruptive-technology-company

Safe Web 2.0 in the classroom: http://www.communitiesfirst.org/content/edge.cfm

"Educators take Web 2.0 to school" (by Larry Nagel): http://news.cnet.com/8301-19518_3-10280411-238.html

"Creating the Walled Garden: Setting Up Web 2.0 Apps on School District Servers" (by Miguel Guhlin): http://mguhlin.wikispaces.com/walledgarden

Website sponsored by the Family Violence Prevention Fund and the Ad Council: thatsnotcool.com: http://www.thatsnotcool.com

Video for teen girls about digital privacy: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=meGnFYE43mk&feature=player_embedded

Webheads in Action:  http://webheadsinaction.org/

Free Tech Tools for Language Educators: http://www.edvista.com/claire/pres/free.html

Free Tech Tools for ESL Educators: http://www.edvista.com/claire/pres/free-esl/index.html

VocĂȘ abusou (Brazilian song by Antonio Carlos e Jocafi; sung by Elisete): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_l_KpG1A9_8&feature=PlayList&p=A4211F6B813B07B0&playnext_from=PL&index=15

Keynote speech presented at the NEALLT Conference on at Skidmore College on April 10, 2010

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