Learning2gether Episode 195
On Mon Jan 6 Morteza Barin invited us to a discussion of Using tablets for online teaching and learning
Morteza in Iran is a strong contributor to Learning2gether despite difficulties in connecting online, and getting and applying information on educational technology to his context. He has offered to host a discussion apps for tablet devices in order to give us an opportunity to crowd-source such information useful to all of us.
If you have any apps you find particularly helpful please add them to our list here http://titanpad.com/FZKJlQCB6k
Where: We tested a number of discussion environments and settled on WizIQ
- Course URL: http://www.wiziq.com/course/42639-learning2gether
- Direct link to recording:
Why did we do this?
Morteza recently acquired a Samsung Android smart device and has agreed to research the topic to the extent possible, and then host this session in hopes of getting others to help him and one another learn more about using such devices. He is keeping us update with what he is finding so far:
- Tablets and their use for effective teaching and learning
- How tablets accelerate the ease of learning a foreign language
We publicized on the following Facebook threads (to no avail)
Screen shot URL: http://screencast.com/t/5WnFayyvie
Later in the week …
Fri Jan 10 1200 EST IT4ALL Nellie Deutsch Introducing the syllabus in creative ways
Integrating Technology 4 Active Lifelong Learning event
Here are the class details:
Class Presenter: Dr. Nellie Deutsch
Class Title: Introducing the Course Syllabus in Creative Ways.
Class Date: Friday, January 10, 2014
Class Time: 12:00 PM ((GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada))
Click here to access the class.