New Posted Resources 05/11/2011

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New Posted Resources 05/03/2011

The Web20Classroom

10 Ways to Archive Your Tweets tags: Twitter favorite 10 Ways to Use NYTimes.com for Research - NYTimes.com tags: research nytimes information literacy favorite Learn It In 5 tags: tutorials favorite The Directory of Google Custom Search Engines tags: google googlesearch googlecustomsearch favorite Seven top tips for building your professional learning network with Twitter tags: twitter PLN favorite Why Is Project-Based Learning Important?

Week of July 11, 2011 - Live and Interactive Webinars in Blackboard Collaborate (Formerly Elluminate)

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Below are this week''s public, free, and interactive Webinars through LearnCentral.org , the social learning network for education that I work on for Blackboard Collaborate (formerly Elluminate). In this Webstitute, we are bringing together accomplished teachers, writers, and scholars to explore the best of each world, as well as areas where they blend to create a rich learning environment. It will demonstrate Learning Center methods in U.S.

Week of August 29, 2011 - Live and Interactive Webinars in Blackboard Collaborate

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Below are this week''s public, free, and interactive Webinars through LearnCentral.org , the social learning network for education that I work on for Blackboard Collaborate (formerly Elluminate). TECH TALK TUESDAYS: LEARNING TO SCRATCH ( Australia Series ) Tue 29 Aug 02:00AM New York / Tue 30 Aug 06:00AM GMT / Tue 30 Aug 04:00PM Sydney Anne Mirtschin. Learn how to use Scratch for effective learning and programming in your classroom.

Week of May 15, 2011 - Live, Interactive, and Free Webinars in Blackboard Collaborate (Formerly Elluminate)

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Below are this week''s public, free, and interactive Webinars through LearnCentral.org , the social learning network for education that I work on for Blackboard Collaborate (formerly Elluminate). link] EPORTFOLIOS IN MAY: EPORTFOLIOS IN THE TRADES ( Australia Series ) Mon 16 May 06:00PM New York / Mon 16 May 10:00PM GMT / Tue 17 May 08:00AM Sydney Coach Carole. John Lester will speak about the use of web-based virtual worlds as platforms for learning and collaboration.

Week of January 31, 2011 - Live, Interactive, and Free Webinars in Elluminate

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Below are this week''s public, free, and interactive Webinars through LearnCentral.org , the social learning network for education that I work on for Elluminate. Incorporate STEM activities through project-based learning. link] EPORTFOLIO COMMUNITY OF PRACTICE: PD STRATEGIES ( Australia Series ) Mon 31 Jan 09:00PM New York / Tue 1 Feb 02:00AM GMT / Tue 1 Feb 01:00PM Sydney Coach Carole. How would you structure a short course in eportfolios?

Week of May 8, 2011 - Live, Interactive, and Free Webinars in Elluminate

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Below are this week''s public, free, and interactive Webinars through LearnCentral.org , the social learning network for education that I work on for Elluminate. EFACILITATE: WHERE CAN I LEARN TO BE AN EFACILITATOR? link] EPORTFOLIOS IN MAY: EPORTFOLIOS IN THE PROFESSIONS ( Australia Series ) Mon 9 May 08:30PM New York / Tue 10 May 12:30AM GMT / Tue 10 May 10:30AM Sydney Coach Carole.

Week of April 17, 2011 - Live, Interactive, and Free Webinars in Elluminate

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Below are this week''s public, free, and interactive Webinars through LearnCentral.org , the social learning network for education that I work on for Elluminate. Learn great ways to manage this very real dynamic. Learn how you can use collaboration solutions to cut travel times and get some work done - all while accommodating more students. Integral to their trial has been the use of video to ‘capture learning as it happens’ using the Streamfolio E-Portfolio.

Dynamic Digital Portfolios #SXSWedu

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Notes from SXSWedu 2011 breakout session. Carol Teitelman Region XIII Distance Learning Link to Prezi from presentation: [link] Dr. Helen Barrett [link] Portfolios fall into two different types. Internal (learning or reflection) External (showcase or accountability) Reflection a key part of keeping a portfolio. link] Examples Gallery of Teaching & Learning - [link] Online Tools - How do we embed these in portfolios?

Week of May 1, 2011 - Live, Interactive, and Free Webinars in Elluminate

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Below are this week''s public, free, and interactive Webinars through LearnCentral.org , the social learning network for education that I work on for Elluminate. EPORTFOLIOS IN MAY: COMMUNITIES OF PRACTICE ( Australia Series ) Mon 2 May 03:00AM New York / Mon 2 May 07:00AM GMT / Mon 2 May 05:00PM Sydney Coach Carole.

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A Day in the Life: Google Apps for Teachers

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Notes from a breakout session at TCEA 2011 Google Academy A Day in the Life - Google Apps for Teachers Julia Stiglitz - Business Development Manager Google Apps for Education 50 Ways to Use Google Apps in the Classroom - Great presentation with links to many of the examples! Can then publish data to the web for review or extended learning. Can adjust lesson on the fly based on student background knowledge or learning during the lesson.

Student Portfolios, Diigo and Blogs

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Portfolios are collections of student work/artifacts that represent the process and progress of their learning. I appreciate Implementing ePortfolios? The class would have to learn how to leave constructive comments for one another, and practice digital citizenship.

This Week's Live and Interactive Webinars in Blackboard Collaborate (Formerly Elluminate)

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Below are this week''s public, free, and interactive Webinars through LearnCentral.org , the social learning network for education that I work on for Blackboard Collaborate (formerly Elluminate). EPORTFOLIO MONTH: MAY WEBINAR #4 ( Australia Series ) Sun 22 May 08:30PM New York / Mon 23 May 12:30AM GMT / Mon 23 May 10:30AM Sydney Coach Carole. The Australian Flexible Learning Framework (Framework) is supporting the EpCoP with an interactive e-Gemssession on 23 May.

Project Share Support Center #SXSWedu

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Notes from SXSWedu 2011 breakout session. Novice Has opened an account Can navigate MyPortal Exploring lefthand nav menu Developing ePortfolio Navigating online courses Novices can Microblog (updating their status; many know how to do this b/c of Facebook and Twitter) Use wikis and forums straight out of the box (have seen message boards on the Internet before) Blog (have seen professional blogs before) Proficient Created or participated in groups Tried to create a course Has used Web 2.0

The Epsilen Experience: Power Users Share Their Stories #SXSWedu

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Notes from SXSWedu 2011 breakout session Panelists: Evan Nisonson - Epsilen Leann Ingram - Comanche ISD High School English and Dual-Credit College English Carrie Barnett - Dublin ISD Director of Federal Programs Lannon Heflin - Region XIII Instructional Technologist, Program Manager for Edtech Initatives Ingram - Comanche is one of the first districts to be using Epsilen with students. Using professional learning communities to help get PD to teachers on site.

Strategies for Becoming an Effective, Present Teacher

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In her edWebinar, “ Make Learning Visible in Your Classroom,” Cari Wilson, Innovation and Technology Lead Teacher at West Vancouver School District, BC, explained how she continually evaluates her instruction to improve her impact on students’ learning. Homework, assessments, projects.

Teaching with the Growth Mindset

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However, in a growth mindset, students can learn and grow any skill. According to Briggs, the portfolios, coupled with the growth mindset, do more than help students meet their learning goals. The new approach can actually help students enjoy learning. “I