Sixth issue, Volume Six
TLT Group TGIF 2.12.2013
From TLT Group World Headquarters Up-coming Member Exchange Events:
Check out the TLT website for all 2013 events including FridayLive! Free to all.
- Silver Cloudian Roles - Mentoring New Faculty, 2/13
- Online Exploration Smart MOOCs Higher Education Research Subgroup (sMOOChers) Starts
- VoiceThread: VoiceThread: Connecting Many Voices 2/20
- Silver Cloudians: Issues for Caregivers of Aging Parents, 2/27
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More from the TLT-SWG Blog: Member Exchange Events Members ExchangeSilver Cloudian Roles - Mentoring New Faculty
(This session is free to TLT Group Members Fee to others) Register in advance
February 13, 2013 2:00pm EDT
Leaders: Steve Gilbert, Charles Ansorge, Steve Benton, Kenneth Ryalls and others
Join us as we talk together with Steve Benton, Senior Research Officer, and Kenneth Ryalls, president of the IDEA Center. The IDEA Center would like to create a mentor program for new faculty. The focus of our session will be on exploring this new and emerging opportunity.
We will also brainstorm future topics.
ABOUT THE IDEA CENTER
"A non-profit organization, The IDEA Center's mission is to serve colleges and universities committed to improving learning, teaching, and leadership performance. The IDEA Center offers a range of nationally available, research-driven, flexible assessment services for faculty, administrators, and department chairs."
LIVE From Lilly Greensboro
February 15, 2013 2:00-3:00 pm ET - free to all.
Description to come.Up-coming FridayLive! schedule:
February 22 Thinking About Violence in our Learning Spaces – Preparation Matters (Steve Bell)
March 1 John Sener returns
March 8 MOOCs and sMOOChers
March 15 There's an App for That 2.4
MOOCs Round Two Week Three
sMOOChers Smart MOOCs Higher Education Research Subgroup Online ExplorationJanuary 25, 2013 through March 1, 2013
PLUS FridayLive! report on March 8, 2013. 2:00-3:00 pm Eastern
This series of meetings is free to TLT Group Individual Members.$100 for non members. [Although you are welcome to become an Individual Member for $75 and attend for free. Check your institution's status here if you have your membership through an institutional subscription.] Register here.
Our second cohort will participate in a Coursera course:
E-learning and Digital Cultures and meet together to discuss the course content as well as the process
Almost weekly online synchronous sessions in the TLT Group's Adobe Connect classroom - Fridays, January 25, February 8 and 22, and March 1, 2013. 1-1:30 PM ET.
E-learning and Digital Cultures
Jeremy Knox, Sian Bayne, Hamish Macleod, Jen Ross, Christine Sinclair U Edinburgh
This course will explore how digital cultures and learning cultures connect, and what this means for e-learning theory and practice. Follow this course at #edcmooc.
Register both for the MOOC and for this TLT Group cohort
Encourage. Enable. Engage.