Posts Tagged ‘k12online12’

K12Online12 Day 10 Presentations: 2 November 2012

Welcome to day ten of the 2012 K-12 Online Conference! All presentations are listed and linked on our main conference schedule. Day 10 presentations include: STUDENT VOICES  Kim Herron Mars Rover, Mars Rover, Send My Own Rover Over KICKING IT UP A NOTCH Robert Appino Speak up! Transforming Classroom Discussions If you’re not already, be sure […]

Speak Up! Transforming Classroom Discussions

Presenter: Robert Appino Location: Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Twitter:  @rappin01 Presentation Description: Some students enjoy speaking up in class while others don’t. This is a potential situation in many classrooms. In what ways then, can we promote more students to share their ideas? This presentation will briefly introduce research undertaken on face-to-face and virtual […]

K12Online12 Day 9 Presentations: 1 November 2012

Welcome to day nine of the 2012 K-12 Online Conference! All presentations are listed and linked on our main conference schedule. Day 9 presentations include: STUDENT VOICES  Brad Wilson Student News Teams: Telling the Story Kyle Dunbar Authentic Voices   KICKING IT UP A NOTCH Scott Merrick Virtual Worlds for Learning and Teaching: Power Example to […]

Digital Tools for Differentiating Vocabulary Instruction

Presenter: Susan Oxnevad Location: Oak Park, IL, US Twitter:  @soxnevad Presentation Description: Learn to use free and user friendly digital tools to design and implement student driven learning experiences that facilitate the acquisition of deep knowledge about vocabulary. Build a tech toolkit of resources and effective instructional practices to provide students with flexible learning paths […]

Virtual Worlds for Learning and Teaching: Power Examples to Get You Thinking

Presenter: Scott Merrick Location: Nashville, Tennessee, USA Twitter:  @scottmerrick Presentation Description: Scott Merrick has been exploring virtual worlds, a.k.a. 3D online environments, for years and has focused for the past half decade on their potentials for extending learning and teaching onto the global stage. He has been known to mashup technologies in order to get […]

K12Online12 Day 8 Presentations: 31 October 2012

Welcome to day eight of the 2012 K-12 Online Conference! All presentations are listed and linked on our main conference schedule. Day 8 presentations include: STUDENT VOICES  Audrey McLaren McGoldrick Beaucoup de Cool Student Projects Alexander Fryer Creating and Playing in Minecraft KICKING IT UP A NOTCH Naomi Harm Seven Habits of Highly Effective PD Learning […]

Thinking Big About Learning

Presenter: Glenda Baker Location: Tokyo, Japan Twitter:  @glendab Presentation Description: What does recent research say about teaching and learning with technology? What are some of the generalizations we can make about the climate and culture in effective technology rich learning environments? In this presenation I’ll share some generalizations I found in researching this topic and […]

Creating and Playing in Minecraft

Presenter: Alexander Fryer Location: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA YouTube:  legoarf Presentation Description: Minecraft is a game and virtual world you may have heard about but not know a lot about. I created this presentation to show adults what students are doing in Minecraft, some basics of the game, and how people (even adults) are using Minecraft in […]

Creating Seven Habits of Highly Effective Professional Development Learning Experiences

Presenter: Naomi Harm Location: Brownville, MN USA twitter:  @nharm Presentation Description: Do you sometimes struggle to provide meaningful professional development opportunities to inspire your teachers? The capabilities of educational technology has the potential to radically change instructional strategies to bring about socially meaningful learning. This online webinar will showcase how an organization can move to […]

K12Online12 Day 7 Presentations: 30 October 2012

Welcome to day seven of the 2012 K-12 Online Conference! All presentations are listed and linked on our main conference schedule. Day 7 presentations include: STUDENT VOICES  Ben Rimes Video Story Problems    KICKING IT UP A NOTCH Janine Campbell Remix Teaching Through Blended Online Learning Richard Beach Using iOS App Affordances to Foster Literacy Learning […]