Archive for the ‘2010-Kicking It Up a Notch’ Category

Shhh!!! The Students are Learning: Being an Effective Classroom Facilitator

Presenter: Clif Mims Location: Memphis, TN, USA Link to presenter’s K12Online Ning Profile page Presentation Title: Shhh!!! The Students are Learning: Being an Effective Classroom Facilitator Presentation Description: Be a facilitator of learning rather than a deliverer of information. Develop strategies for managing a classroom where students can have a leadership role and the teacher […]

Robo Fusion

Presenter: Joe Bires Location: Haddonfield, NJ Link to presenter’s K12Online Ning Profile page Presentation Title: Robo Fusion Presentation Description: This K12online presentation discusses the use of robotics in education to reinvent curriculum and reinvigorate learning. DotSub Video Presentation Link Blip m4v direct link Blip mp3 direct link Link to presentation’s supporting documents: http://edtechleadership.com/wordpress3/?p=1181 Additional Information: […]

GPS and Geocaching

Presenter: Jennifer Deyenberg Location: East Lothian, Scotland Link to presenter’s K12Online Ning Profile page Presentation Title: GPS and Geocaching Presentation Description: Jennifer Deyenberg explores how she uses handheld GPS devices to take learning outdoors. Practical implementation advice and classroom examples are shared. DotSub Video Presentation Link Blip m4v direct link (video file) Blip mp3 direct […]

Planificación y Diseño de Lección en Línea a través de Blogs

Presenter: Miguel A. Mendoza B. Location: Caracas, Venezuela Link to presenter’s K12Online Ning Profile page Presentation Title: Planificación y Diseño de Lección en Línea a través de Blogs Presentation Description: The aim of this presentation is to show how blogs can be used to plan and design a paperless online lesson. To do that, I […]

Record, Reflect & Share: VoiceThread as a Digital Portfolio

Presenter: Chrissy Hellyer Location: Bangkok, Thailand Link to presenter’s K12Online Ning Profile page Presentation Title: Record, Reflect & Share: VoiceThread as a Digital Portfolio Presentation Description: Learn how VoiceThread can be used as a digital portfolio. This presentation includes management ideas, tips & tricks, and things to be aware of when using VoiceThread as a […]

License to Cull with Creative Commons and yolink

Presenter: Karen Blumberg & Anne Kimbrel Location: New York, NY & Portland, OR Link to presenter’s K12Online Ning Profile page Presentation Title: License to Cull with Creative Commons and yolink Presentation Description: How do you find information which is public, and is it ethical to use it in another context? How is information being shared […]

Teaching Kids To Think Using Scratch

Presenter: Chris Betcher Location: Sydney, Australia Link to presenter’s K12Online Ning Profile page Presentation Title: Teaching Kids To Think Using Scratch Presentation Description: Scratch is a simple yet powerful programming language for children that is very easy to use yet contains many of the important programming constructs found in more “grown up” languages. This presentation […]

The Classroom Social Network: It’s not just Fun, It’s Fundamental to Modern Learning

Presenter: Adrianne Stone Location: Houston, TX, USA Link to presenter’s K12Online Ning Profile page Presentation Title: The Classroom Social Network: It’s not just Fun, It’s Fundamental to Modern Learning Presentation Description: Social Networking has been around for the past 7 years give or take, but until recently hasn’t had a large presence in the classroom. […]

K12 Online 2010 – Kicking It Up A Notch Keynote: interSections

Presenter: Darren Kuropatwa Location: Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada Twitter: @dkuropatwa Presentation Title: K12 Online 2010 – Kicking It Up A Notch Keynote: interSections Presentation Description: What does it mean to “take your teaching to the next level”? Is it about using the latest and greatest tools or is there something more to it? It may be […]