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Hector Manuel Topete Ramirez might attend Vance Stevens's event
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Learning2gether with Vance Stevens about Minecraft as a model for gamification in teacher professional development at Bb Collaborate / Elluminate

July 6, 2015 from 7:15pm to 7:45pm
On Mon 6 July at 1515 GMT Vance Stevens hopes to webcast his talk on Minecraft as a model for gamification in teacher training from the CALL Research Conf in Tarragona. The talk is scheduled to last for 30 minutes.The presentation is about the gamification of professional development, how learning the game of Minecraft (ultimately while trying to stay alive in Minecraft) can inform educators on how professional development can be structured in a more meaningful sense than that to which, in the…See More
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Learning2gether about iPadagogy LIVE at ISTE Conference Philadelphia at ISTE Conference Philadelphia

June 28, 2015 from 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Dani Coelho, Nery Alvarado, Vance Stevens, and  Ellen Dougherty - having traveled all the way from Al Ain UAE converge in Philadelphia to trot out their internationally acclaimed dog and pony show on iPadagogy: A Bloomin' Better Way to Teach. We'll be webcasting on Hangout on Air as the workshop begins, and no telling what we'll be doing or how long we'll be able to sustain it, but we'll try to convey some of  the flavor of ISTE 2015 in Philadelphia and as best we can we'll try to bring you…See More
Jun 25
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Learning2gether with David Winet about the potential of Oculus Rift in language learning at Google + Hangout on Air

June 14, 2015 from 6pm to 7pm
This coming Sunday Oct 14 at 1400 GMT, David Winet will discuss with Learning2gether the potential of Oculus Rift for language learning, somethng he touches on in his recent TESL-EJ article, Winet, David. (2015). Reflections on StudyCom, http://tesl-ej.org/pdf/ej73/int.pdf.Visit http://webheadsinaction.org/live to find the live stream and text chat embedded in one pageor visit…See More
Jun 13
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Learning2gether with Vance Stevens - Teaching Writing on iPad and Mobile Devices using Voice Tools at Google + Hangout on Air

June 7, 2015 from 6pm to 7pm
Vance Stevens has been exploring techniques for teaching writing on iPads and mobile devices using voice tools for leaving comments in Google Docs, and in speaking what students write on paper into Google Docs for them, so they can revise more easily. He's also fathomed the trick of importing images into Google Docs on iPad to allow students to incorporate Word Clouds and other images into their documents using iPads.He was part of a workshop where these ideas were presented at TESOL 2015 in…See More
Jun 4
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Learning2gether with Maria Colussa about Mystery Location Calls at Google+ Hangout on Air

May 31, 2015 from 6pm to 7pm
On Sun May 31 at 1400 GMT, 6 pm in UAE, Learning2gether will host Maria Colussa who will demonstrate how she stimulates student interest in culture and language with "mystery location" Skype calls. The event will be held in Google+ Hangout on Air at this event page: https://plus.google.com/u/0/events/cf18l2d47nekpdfqkqf99sb2lhoIt will be live-streamed on YouTube:…See More
May 30
Mohamed Moctar joined James Buckingham's group
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Books, articles, webpages that members are currently reading or have recently finished reading that they want to recommend to the TAEDTECH community.See More
May 29
Vance Stevens posted an event
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Learning2gether with Maria Colussa about Mystery Location Calls at Google+ Hangout on Air

May 31, 2015 from 6pm to 7pm
On Sun May 31 at 1400 GMT, 6 pm in UAE, Learning2gether will host Maria Colussa who will demonstrate how she stimulates student interest in culture and language with "mystery location" Skype calls. The event will be held in Google+ Hangout on Air at this event page: https://plus.google.com/u/0/events/cf18l2d47nekpdfqkqf99sb2lhoIt will be live-streamed on YouTube:…See More
May 29

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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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