8:15 – 9:00
Sign in, breakfast, and networking
9:00 – 9:15

9:15 - 10:00

Opening Plenary Session: Looking Up and Out.

Welcome and Introductions - Don Leu
Featured Speaker - Donald Leu
"New Literacies, Inquiry, Equity: Teacher Leaders for a New Educational Era"
Here is my Powerpoint: LeuKeynoteNLI2010.ppt
Here are two recent articles/chapter to read:
#2 NCTE chapter published.pdf
10:00 – 10:40
Whole Group Activity: What Are New Literacies? - Carl Young
10:40 – 10:50
Overview of the Institute: Beginning with the end in mind - Hiller Spires
10:50 –11:05

BREAK (visit NLC Salon)

11:05 – 11:35
Inquiry Process - John Lee
11:35 – 12:00
Got TPACK? - Julie Coiro
12:00 – 12:45
12:45 – 2:45
Breakout Sessions - Digging Deeper
2:45 – 3:00

BREAK (visit NLC Salon)

3:00 – 4:30

Design Studio - Just Do It!

Create Compelling Questions
Create Inquiry Partner wiki pages
- John and Carl
4:30 – 4:45
Wrap Up - Hiller Spires

Having Our Say - Video Produced by Dr. Lodge McCammon

After Hours Dabbling:

1.In order to make the most of the Cool Tool Session tomorrow please review
your options and sign up for sessions here. Be intentional about choosing tools that will help you be innovative as you design your inquiry project.
2.Preview your Digging Deeper Sessions to be prepared for tomorrow (1-Online Reading Comprehension; 2-Social Networking; 3- Video/Multimedia)
3. Post on Twitter and/or Ning!
Monday's Inquiry Process Benchmarks
  • Do have you an inquiry partner?
  • Have you and your partner agreed upon a compelling question for your inquiry process?
  • Have you considered how to make global connections through your lesson?
  • Have you reviewed the Cool Tools?
  • Have you made clear connections with the MA Curriculum Frameworks?

To promote reflection with your inquiry partner(s) and table mates, review the learning products rubric and prompting questions