CEnet Parent Briefing Ron van Vliet September 2006. Growing up digital. Digital “natives”. …or digital “immigrants”. 1 in 5 people on Earth are aged between 10 -19. Generations. 50% are under 25. TV generation Typewriters Memos Radio. The Web (72%) Mobile devices IM (74%)
Ron van Vliet
The corpus collussum is better developed in millennials due to multitasking.
Students must be prepared with the 21st century skills required to participate and thrive in an increasingly technological society.
Teachers must provide learning environments which cater for the Net Generation (millennials).
Over 500 schools by the end of 2007
Developing, creating and sharing quality learning resources
teaching in a digital age
Delivery of value added services over time (COG)
Building professional learning communities
School administration & operation
Providing a connected learning environment
Providing enhanced services at a lower cost, leveraging the combined buying power of all CEnet members
web pages, text & images, web links, online journals, mailing lists, sharing control