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Learning2gether with Bronwyn Stuckey about Rebooting Quest Atlantis at Google+ Hangout on Air

August 30, 2015 from 11pm to 11:45pm
This Sunday Aug 30 at 1900 UTC #Learning2gether will be hosting Bron Stuckey @BronSt, who will be telling us about the importance to learners of Quest Atlantis, a project derived from Active Worlds which she has been intensively involved in. The project is threatened for lack of funding so Bron will explain the Kickstarter campaign she is promoting to help raise funds to revive the initiative; more information on these websites…See More
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Learning2gether with Jim Buckingham about the Online PD Tutorials Project at Google+ Hangout on Air

August 23, 2015 from 5pm to 6pm
Jim Buckingham will discuss with us today about how his proposed Online PD Tutorials Project can be aligned with ISTE Standards and be awarded an ISTE Seal of Alignment. The idea of pursuing this is driven by a desire to have our work "internationally recognized" so that it has greater credibility in the eyes of both TESOL Arabia members AND those of us who will help realize these. By addressing such standards, we should gain some much valued and highly relevant PD. He is proposing an online,…See More
Aug 22
Halima Ozimova is attending Vance Stevens's event
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Learning2gether with Phil Hubbard and Vance Stevens on Interactive Participatory Drama and Traci Talk at Google+ Hangout on Air

August 16, 2015 from 6pm to 7pm
Phil Hubbard joins Vance Stevens to discuss how the team at CPI (Courseware  Publishing International in Cupertino California) developed Traci Talk and envisaged its use. The session was instigated by Sherry Schafer, an ESL professional with research interests in pronunciation and vocabulary teaching, who wrote us for more information after reading about Traci Talk, saying that "It seems like a very innovative program due to the integration of speech recognition technology. Also, the video game…See More
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Learning2gether with Phil Hubbard and Vance Stevens on Interactive Participatory Drama and Traci Talk at Google+ Hangout on Air

August 16, 2015 from 6pm to 7pm
Phil Hubbard joins Vance Stevens to discuss how the team at CPI (Courseware  Publishing International in Cupertino California) developed Traci Talk and envisaged its use. The session was instigated by Sherry Schafer, an ESL professional with research interests in pronunciation and vocabulary teaching, who wrote us for more information after reading about Traci Talk, saying that "It seems like a very innovative program due to the integration of speech recognition technology. Also, the video game…See More
Aug 12
Halima Ozimova is attending Vance Stevens's event
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Vance Stevens at MMVC2015 - Teaching writing using voice tools on mobile devices and iPads at WizIQ

August 9, 2015 from 5pm to 6pm
This presentation updates earlier ones on how to use the voice affordances of iPads and other mobile devices to make writing as well as teaching writing and giving feedback increasingly easier and more effective when students are using such devices.than when voice tools are not appropriately enlisted. The presenter learns more every day about how to use these tools in teaching, and here he conveys what he has learned in hopes it will help other teachers of writing whose students are challenged…See More
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Vance Stevens at MMVC2015 - Teaching writing using voice tools on mobile devices and iPads at WizIQ

August 9, 2015 from 5pm to 6pm
This presentation updates earlier ones on how to use the voice affordances of iPads and other mobile devices to make writing as well as teaching writing and giving feedback increasingly easier and more effective when students are using such devices.than when voice tools are not appropriately enlisted. The presenter learns more every day about how to use these tools in teaching, and here he conveys what he has learned in hopes it will help other teachers of writing whose students are challenged…See More
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Learning2gether with Ljubica Damevska and Sabrina Wilson and on Tandem MOOC at Bb Collaborate / Elluminate

July 26, 2015 from 6pm to 7pm
On Sunday July 26 Learning2gether will be hosted by Ljubica Damevska and Sabrina Wilson. The topic is Tandem MOOC which Ljubica is researching as a grad student. The event takes place at 1400 UTC in Bb Collaborate / Elluminate http://webheads.learningtimesevents.org/.  As always there is more information here: http://tinyurl.com/learning2getherSee More
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Thu July 16-Mon July 20 30 Goals free eConference at Google+ Hangout on Air

July 19, 2015 at 5pm to July 20, 2015 at 11:45pm
There is a very interesting online conference this weekend that is being conducted in Hangout on Air with archives being created as they go. The schedule is online here http://www.30goals.com/conference.html, and the links to events change to recordings when the presentation is finished. I am also archiving them at Learning2gether here …See More
Jul 19

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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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    Created by James Buckingham Oct 1, 2010 at 10:05pm. Last updated by James Buckingham Oct 1, 2010.

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