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Dahlia Yousri Aboulmaaty is attending Vance Stevens's event
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Learning2gether about Bb Collaborate Elluminate - hands-on live online sandbox at Bb Collaborate (Elluminate) http://learningtimesevents.org/webheads/

February 22, 2015 from 6pm to 7pm
This will be an introduction and refresher to Blackboard Collaborate, formerly known as Elluminate. It's been set up as a sandbox practice session for CALL-IS volunteers who will be simulcasting sessions using BbC from the TESOL conference March 26-28 in Toronto. In this practice we'll make anyone who wants to be one a moderator. Moderators can see the complete tool set for BbC, and we'll explain, demonstrate, and practice with the tools that moderators will likely use in Toronto.Time  1400…See More
Feb 22
Vance Stevens posted an event
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Learning2gether about Bb Collaborate Elluminate - hands-on live online sandbox at Bb Collaborate (Elluminate) http://learningtimesevents.org/webheads/

February 22, 2015 from 6pm to 7pm
This will be an introduction and refresher to Blackboard Collaborate, formerly known as Elluminate. It's been set up as a sandbox practice session for CALL-IS volunteers who will be simulcasting sessions using BbC from the TESOL conference March 26-28 in Toronto. In this practice we'll make anyone who wants to be one a moderator. Moderators can see the complete tool set for BbC, and we'll explain, demonstrate, and practice with the tools that moderators will likely use in Toronto.Time  1400…See More
Feb 21
John Frymire joined Islam Mohamed's group
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Moodle ESL Tools

This group explores the different tools of Moodle that support ESL and language learning.I'm going to introduce some of the tools I've used and everyone is welcome to share their experience of using other tools.See More
Feb 18
Vance Stevens posted an event
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Sun Feb 15 EVO2015 Closing Webcast with Nina Liakos, Vance Stevens, and Jeff Lebow at Bb Collaborate (Elluminate) http://learningtimesevents.org/webheads/

February 15, 2015 from 6pm to 8pm
Where? Bb Collaborate (Elluminate) http://learningtimesevents.org/webheads/ When? 1400 - 15:30 GMTLocal time here: http://bit.ly/1zUMlenCountdown to event here: http://bit.ly/1yRVPX0 What?  Electronic Village Online has just completed its 15th year of free weeks-long (currently 5 weeks long) sessions of quality professional development sponsored by…See More
Feb 15
Morteza Barin might attend Vance Stevens's event
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Double header CO15 and EVO ICT4ELT presentations by Vance Stevens Sunday Feb 8 at WizIQ and Blackboard Collaborate (Elluminate)

February 8, 2015 from 5pm to 7pm
Vance Stevens is scheduled to present double header CO15 and EVO ICT4ELT presentations Sunday Feb 8. The first is at 1300 GMT and is a presentation on the EVO Minecraft MOOC session with co-moderator Jeff Kuhn. It's part of the Connecting Online 2015 conference, held in WizIQ. The second at 1400 GMT is about the evolution of Webheads in Action, for the ICT4ELT EVO session, and is to be held in Bb Collaborate. There's more information about times and URLs for connecting with these sessions at …See More
Feb 8
James Buckingham posted a discussion

Desolation of Digigogy (BYOD)

On 25 January 2015, as part of the TAEDTECH sig / TA Abu Dhabi Chapter joint event on the theme - "BYOD" -Gemma Escott  & Marianne Jone gave their presentation.Workshop began with a discussion on the barriers to edtech use and issues that may occur using the BYOD format. Following this, a presentation / discussion on the  various APPs for use in the classroom with examples of student work created using the APPs.…See More
Feb 8
Morteza Barin is attending Vance Stevens's event
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The Connecting Online 2015 conference continues Saturday and Sunday noon to midnight GMT at WizIQ

February 7, 2015 at 5pm to February 9, 2015 at 4am
The Connecting Online 2015 conference takes place Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from 1300 GMT to midnight (noon to midnight GMT Sunday). The best place to get a schedule is here https://www.wiziq.com/tutorial/899705-co15-calendar-of-events; times are EST so add 5 hours for GMT, 9 hours for UAE time. I've put helpful links to the CO15 schedule and how you can access the presentations up at…See More
Feb 7
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Feb 7

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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

1 Feb: Digital Learning Day

Celebrating 40 Years of Digital Learning!

Scroll down the page which the link below opens and see a selection of articles re tec in teaching from the last 30 years.…

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Posted by Heather Maria Baba on January 31, 2012 at 12:17pm

 

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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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