My passion about teaching and learning,
How I use ICTs
Youtube video to lighten the load.

My Passions
-Bilingual Education and first language maintenance.
A leai se gagana, ua leai se aganu‘u, a leai se aganu‘u ona po lea o le nu‘u.
When you lose your language, you lose your culture and when there is no longer a living culture, darkness descends on the village.
(Fanaafi , 1996:1)
Working alongside the community
http://bilingualaotearoa.wikispaces.com/

-Environment and have been following global warming from a community perspective.
http://ulimasao.blogspot.com/2011/04/pacific-voyagers.html
http://newmarkettangaroa.wikispaces.com/
http://www.newmarketenviro.wikispaces.com

-Treating others the way I want to be treated -Facilitating Professional Learning
O le ala o le pule o le tautua

-Creating-:
Seeing learners create something stunning
Hearing their reflection on the process
http://newmarketmaungawhau.wikispaces.com/whau

http://www.theoutlookforsomeday.net/films/2010/062/


-Staff learning
-When staff media snack- that push their pedagogy= make connections
(Eating an elephant-one bite at a time)

How I use ICTs
Real time technology for learning-
-SOLO Taxonomy as the framework for whatever I teach.
Strive for context embedded learning.
-Forums- with the children
-Twitter- PD
-Emails-online feedback and feed forward
-Bite size- Wetoku, apps
-Live stream
-Webinairs- PD
-Facebook- Communication personal account and a professional account
-Superclubsplus- Cybersafety
http://www.scplus.com/d/index.php
-Skype when training or learning from the children
-Digital footprint- extensive

Collaborative Authorship
Voki
Wiki Farm
Superclubplus- Cybersafety
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cYVBshcN7wU&feature=player_embedded#at=162
Live Binder
Picassion

Professional learning
-that allows a range of merging of bites of learning
Prezi
Glogstar
Elluminate
Livebinder
Myportfolio


From ' My Big Fat Greek Wedding.'