Third issue, Volume Seven
TLT Group TGIF 9.17.2013
From Group World Headquarters
Social Collaboration in the Classroom: Student Sharing Strategies Penny Kuckkahn returns to FridayLive September 20th to share the second phase of her framework for developing social collaboration through sharing.Kuckkahn, P (2013). Building Connections Through Social Collaboration - The Cross Papers, Number 16 League for Innovations
Teaching Online for Beginners for Very Smart Dummies The series begins on October 4, 2013 and concludes on November 15, 2013. There are several ways for you to be involved:
- Participate or observe the PLANNING, tlt.gs/login.9/18/13, 4:00 PM ET9/19/13, 4:00 PM ETPlanning document link.Course goals and schedule link.Course flow link.
Members Exchange Kicks Off on September 25thDIIGO for Beginners - Specific Uses for Very Smart Dummies (who have a sense of humor!) This is the next in our Designated Learner series.September 25, 2013 3:00 pm Eastern TimeLeaders: Dale Parker, James Mansfield, Steve Gilbert, Beth Dailey, and others(This session is free to TLT Group Members. Fee to others)
DIIGO is a content curation tool
Dale Parker, Designated Teacher, will walk James Mansfield, Designated Learner, through how to use DIIGO to do the following DIIGO basics:
- Download the tool bar
- Organize web pages
- Share web pages
Beginning online teachers should find this session especially useful.
FridayLive!Social Collaboration in the Classroom: Student Sharing Strategies
September 20, 2013 2:00-3:00 pm ET - free to all. Register HerePresenters; Penny Kuckkahn Nicolet College
Penny Kuckkahn, instructional designer from Nicolet College, returns to share more of her journey into the big “pie in the sky” world of social media. She will focus on the "Sharing" aspect of her pedagogical framework for developing social collaboration.Penny authored the most recent League for Innovations Cross Paper, "Building Connections through Social Collaboration." This link will take you to the publication. You can also follow Penny through her blog.
Up-coming FridayLive! schedule:
Sept. 27 Change that Sticks – Sustainable Strategies for Engaging Faculty Wisdom and Growing Student LearningOctober 4 MOOCow: Teaching Online for Beginners - Getting StartedOctober 11 The Why and How of Using Facebook to Improve Community College Student Success
MOOCs Round FOUR
Teaching Online for BeginnersschMOOC/MOOCOWOctober 4 - November 15, 2013
Participate or observe the PLANNING, tlt.gs/login.Next planning session:
- 9/18/13, 4:00 PM ET
- 9/19/13, 4:00 PM ET
TLT MOOCow - Teaching Online for Beginners for Very Smart DummiesOctober 4 - Nov 15, 2013Presenters; Steve Gilbert, Beth Dailey and OthersDemonstrate, describe, offer experience in teaching/learning online that can be accomplished with imagination, technology, patience... focusing low-threshold options … while respecting more limited, more traditional ways of teaching/learning in online courses.The series will consist of four live synchronous sessions, three TLT Member Google Hangouts with veteran online faculty and many ways for you to chose your own path and create your own experiences over a 6 week period of time.
NOTE: we are looking for a group from an institution interested in participating in the MOOCow together. Contact Steve Gilbert email@example.com
Encourage. Enable. Engage.