Fifth issue, Volume Six
TLT Group TGIF 2.5.2013
From TLT Group World Headquarters
- Up-coming Member Exchange Events:
- VoiceThread: Social Media/Networking Tools/Resources 2/6
- Online Exploration Smart MOOCs Higher Education Research Subgroup (sMOOChers) Starts
- Silver Cloudians: IDEA center as a model, 2/13
- Silver Cloudians: Issues for Caregivers of Aging Parents, 2/27
Check out the TLT website for all 2013 events including FridayLive! Free to all.
Become a TLT member. Click here to find out how
More from the TLT-SWG Blog: Member Exchange Events Members Exchange
Voice Thread Social Media/Networking Tools/Resources
This session is free for TLT Group Members Fee for others Register here.
February 6, 2013 2:00 PM ET
During our Member's Exchange - Designated Learner session Penny Kuckkahn will teach Robert Voelker-Morris how to use VoiceThread.
To prepare for this learning experience, complete the following prior to the session:
- Set up a VoiceThread account, http://voicethread.com/
- Find an image and bring it to the session.
- Play this video for background information on VoiceThread.
Penny Kuckkahn, MSE, BA: Instructional Designer, Nicolet College.
Robert Voelker-Morris, MS, BS: Faculty Technology Consultant, Teaching and Learning Center, Adjunct Instructor, Arts and Administration, University of Oregon.
Mystery Session Topic TBA
February 8, 2013 2:00-3:00 pm ET - free to all. Register in advance
Not yet certain of what this session will be, but it's bound to be interesting.
Up-coming FridayLive! schedule:
February 15 Live from Lilly Greensboro
February 22 Thinking About Violence in our Learning Spaces – Preparation Matters (Steve Bell)
March 1 John Sener returns
MOOCs Round Two Week Two
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.