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Stephen Valente is now a member of TESOL Arabia - Education Technology - Special Interest Group
Sep 4
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Vance Stevens and Jeff Lebow - What is going on with HoA, and what to do about it at Google Hangout on Air, get 'em while they last!

August 28, 2016 from 6pm to 7pm
According to https://support.google.com/youtube/answer/7083786, Google has announced that Hangouts on Air will no longer function as such after Sept 12, 2016.What does this mean for us? According to Alan Levine, not much as long as you avoid "encoder land"http://cogdogblog.com/2016/08/googopoly-game/ Jeff Lebow has come up with a Plan B, and he and I will be discussing…See More
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Learning2gether Episode 341 with Alexander Hayes talking about his dissertation research at Google+ Hangout on Air

August 14, 2016 from 4:30pm to 5:30pm
#Learning2gether episode 341, a conversation with Alexander Hayes talking about "The Null Hypothesis: On Country, Cyborgs and the Singularity," will take place in Hangout on Air on Sun Aug 14 at 1230 UTChttps://plus.google.com/u/0/events/catm05eet1c0j8gg3e1ka1t99m8Alexander Hayes is within six months of completing his dissertation, and I asked him to spare us an hour and tell us about it. You can read about what he was…See More
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The 5th Annual Moodle Moot Virtual Conference #mmvc16 at WizIQ

August 6, 2016 at 5pm to August 7, 2016 at 11:45pm
The 5th annual MoodleMoot Virtual Conference (MMVC16) for 2016 free online event will take place August 5-7, 2016 on MoodleMoot Moodle learning environment. The presenters of MMVC16 are educators who use technology in face-to-face, fully online, and/or in blended learning courses. You can access the webinars (available as MP4), presentations, and the content in the courseware of MMVC16 conference area using Facebook, LinkedIn or Gmail accounts to register, enrol, and login each time: …See More
Aug 6
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Call for proposals for TESOL CALL-IS sponsored EVO Electronic Village sessions in Jan-Feb 2017

The Electronic Village Online (EVO) Coordination team would like to invite you to propose a session for the 2017 round of Electronic Village Online sessions.The CALL Interest Section of Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages, Inc. (TESOL) offers language teachers world-wide the opportunity to participate in EVO, a professional development project and virtual extension of the TESOL 2017 Convention in Seattle, WA, USA. The free 5-week sessions allow participants to engage in online…See More
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Learning2gether episode 337 Claire Siskin on brimEng: Carry English in your pocket at Bb Collaborate http://webheads.learningtimesevents.org/

June 26, 2016 from 6pm to 7pm
On Sunday June 26 at 1400 UTC Learning2gether episode 337 brings you a report on brimEng, an app being created for Android smartphones by a team of teachers in Bangladesh coordinated by Claire Siskin.  BrimEng wil be available free of charge.The team are using the Community (open source) version of LiveCode, a rapid application development (RAD) tool. With LiveCode, you can develop on PCs or Macs or Linux and deploy on those platforms as well as Android and IOS! Claire Siskin and the team of…See More
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Teacher/Practitioner Research from Mark Wyatt, Anne Burns, and Judith Hanks at Google+ Hangout on Air

June 20, 2016 from 2pm to 3pm
 On Monday June 20 1000 UTC Learning2gether Episode 336 features a discussion of Teacher/Practitioner Research, with Mark Wyatt, Anne Burns, and Judith HanksThe presenters have just published an article in the On the Internet column of TESL-EJ entitled Teacher/Practitioner Research: Reflections on an Online Discussion…See More
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Learning2gether 335 with Peggy George in a Globinar on Livebinders at Adobe Connect

June 13, 2016 from 9pm to 10:30pm
Jürgen Wagner has announced his latest "globinar" as being presented by "two outstanding members of the webheads community" so all concerned have agreed to conduct the event in parallel with this week's Learning2gether Episode 335 (Note that the event is being held on a Monday.)  E4.121-0356 Sources of Free or Low-cost Professional Development on DemandDr. Peggy George / Hostess: Rita Zeinstejer13. 06. 2016 | 19:00h -20:30h CET (Central European Time)Time where you are:…See More
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Quality Online & Distributed Learning is ...

My notes from my review of 

http://moodlemeets.learnnowbc.ca/mod/wiki/view.php?pageid=36

Quality / Effective Online learning has the following 

  • clear assessment 
    • rubrics for marking made transparent to students 
    • clear and responsible / realistic deadlines 
  • clear outcomes 
    • need to be made clear to the learner from the start what the course aims to…
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Posted by James Buckingham on February 9, 2013 at 8:01pm

The increasing importance of connected / networked learning .. with peers - Peeragogy(?)

Very insightful summary from Verena Roberts @verenanz The Peeragogy Handbook (K - 12 peeragogy)

Teachers have a reputation of working in isolation, of keeping their learning to themselves and on their own islands. They are also known for generously sharing resources with one another. It is this latter trait that is becoming increasingly important as the role of the…

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Posted by James Buckingham on February 9, 2013 at 5:30pm

My own PD journey - restarted

Became perhaps a bit too ambitious of late .. but am trying to realize the following 2 things at the same time.

 

Quality in Online Learning 

One is to learning more about how to realize Quality in Online Learning and I've opted to visit the LearnNowBC site to take in an already closed course "Ensuring Quality in Online Distributed Learning" but still populated with…

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Posted by James Buckingham on February 9, 2013 at 4:52pm

 

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PDPs: what are they? why should I bother with one?

As a fitting start to a new academic year, TAEDTECH is promoting a look at PDPs (professional development plans) as a theme for the month of September 2013. This discussion thread is set up to invite you to share resources and discuss matters…Continue

Tags: theme, pdp

Started by James Buckingham in Special Events Related Discussion Topics Aug 29, 2013.

TACON 2013 - Keynote speaker - Dr. Price - Learners in the 21st Century: Are They Any Different? 2 Replies

The following slide presentation and recording was made by Dr. Linda Price (Open U, UK) on Saturday, 16 March 2013 at TACON 2013 in Dubai.Please note: Slides and Audio are synced…Continue

Tags: keynote, speaker, TAEDTECH, Price, TACON

Started by James Buckingham in Special Events Related Discussion Topics. Last reply by James Buckingham Apr 7, 2013.

The following calendar blends the one found at http://live.classroom20.com/calendar.html with the http://Learning2gether.pbworks.com  and Multiliteracies professional development online calendars.

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    TACON 2013 - Learners in the 21st Century: Are They Any Different? (Dr. Linda Price)

    Podcast from Dr. Linda Price .. presented Saturday, 16 March 2013 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel, Dubai, UAE. 

     

     

    Created by James Buckingham Apr 4, 2013 at 1:50pm. Last updated by James Buckingham Apr 4, 2013.

    QR Code

    Learning more and more about QR code.. especially in marketing... and wonder about possible cross overs to Education and/or Training. Love the JIT quality of it.. and the incredible easy and low cost of realizing it.



    Mashable has written a nice article on it " HOW TO: Use QR Codes for Small Business Marketing"

    My online research so far -…

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