The Best Places to Find Connections cont.

After our interesting webinar last week that featured some amazingly connected educators, we only got through half of the proposed content. Therefore the conversations will continue this week with part 2 of “The Best Places to Find Connections”.

When: Tuesday, April 29th, 4-5pm Melbourne Australia time (gmt+10) See timeanddate for your day and timezone

Where: Blackboard Collaborate. Click on this link to join the session or copy and paste this url

https://ca-sas.bbcollab.com/m.jnlp?sid=2007026&password=M.57823FCA62CDD099471E71D4F6E8CD

About this session:

  1. What and where are you favourite places to find others – either online or offline?
  2. Take an eWalk through some of these spaces which may include blogs, online conferences, favourite networking sites and more etc
  3. Examples of outcomes of making such connections
  4. Tips and hints for making the most of these spaces
  5. Challenges we face
  6. Share some of the wonderful online and offline conferences coming up.

Please join us and share in the conversations or share your favourite places to find others in a comment to this post.

The Best Places to find Connections

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When: Tuesday April 22nd, 4-5pm, Melbourne, Australia gmt+10 (Please note that we have changed from daylight saving) See timeanddate for your timezone

Where: Online in Blackboard Collaborate Click on this link to listen to the recording

About this session: The ability to create a powerful network that can include educators, community, parents, classes, students etc can add so much to a person’s knowledge, experiences, learning, wellbeing etc But where are the best places to find others to connect with? This session will be a general sharing session on favourite sites, spaces and places to find others to connect, communicate, collaborate and create with. Bring along your ideas and experiences and help build a body of knowledge around the following:-

  1. What and where are you favourite places to find others – either online or offline?
  2. Take an eWalk through some of these spaces which may include blogs, online conferences, favourite networking sites and more etc
  3. Examples of outcomes of making such connetions
  4. Tips and hints for making the most of these spaces
  5. Share some of the wonderful online and offline conferences coming up.

Please join us and share in the conversations.

The Networked Educator

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Please note that this session has been pushed forward to March 18th. Apologies to anyone who is inconvenienced by this.

When: Tuesday March 18th
Where: Blackboard Collaborate – click on this link to join the webinar
About this session: This topic was featured for one of the presentations at the recent #ozelive conference. Participants will discuss and share on the following:-

  1. Do we need to be networked? Why/why not?
  2. Transparency vs privacy
  3. What are the important elements for successful networking – digital id including avatars, usernames, profiles etc, online spaces. (Bring along your avatars for sharing on the whiteboard)
  4. Online digital business cards – different types, features, benefits etc
  5. How can we get connected or networked?
  6. Favourite sites for networking and finding others to connect with.
  7. Personal success stories from being networked
  8. Success stories from the classroom

Please join us as we kick off the new series of Tech Talk Tuesdays for 2014. This is free and open to all and an essential topic in an increasingly globally networked world.