Learning2gether with Susan Gaer about Students Producing Content

Learning2gether Episode #332

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On Sunday May 22 Susan Gaer spoke to us about how she gets her students to exercise their language by producing content using apps such as Kahoot, Socrative, Quizizz, 5-Card Flickr, and Showme. She and Vance discussed other such apps and Susan gave us a screenshare view of Quizizz. The occasion was an excellent opportunity to share expertise with an experienced and much awarded educator, and you can play it back here:

In Chatwing, we created a list of URLs we would use during the presentation; e.g. this article on brain research supporting Susan’s approach to learning

A list of apps referred to

Vance provided this further information on 5 Card Flickr, where Scott Lockman introduced it as Pecha Flickr, after a script created by Alan Levine

Susan provided the link for the documents to accompany her presentation

and Vance posted a link to the article on extending hangouts to numerous viewers, which came up in the discussion as Susan was going to use HoA for an upcoming online event

Presentation announcement

Meet http://susangaer.com/


Venue: Google+ Hangout on Air

The event was live-streamed

How this works at show time

  • If space is available (up to 10 people) you can join us in the HoA directly at its live link posted at various places at show time; e.g.

You can watch the stream at the embed above, and also chat with us live in real time if you wish


Earlier this week

Sun May 8 Learning2gether Episode 330 – EVO Symposium at the 8th Virtual Round Table Web Conference


Sat May 14 1700 UTC Nate Balcom is featured teacher of the month on Classroom 2.0 LIVE

Presentations schedule

We are so excited to have Nate Balcom on Classroom 2.0 LIVE as our Featured Teacher for the month of May! This will be an excellent opportunity to learn about an amazing project Nate has organized called “March Book Madness” and also to hear about the exciting ways he is integrating technology in his teaching as the Integration Specialist at Starr Elementary Sch., Grand Island, Nebraska. He has taught in the classroom for 12 years at Starr Elementary School. We are looking forward to seeing some of the creative videos and projects his students have created. Nate is passionate about global education and each year his students are involved with the Global Read Aloud program that connects students around the world who are reading a book together and sharing their experiences.

Nate is a Google Certified Educator Level 1, was a 2015 Grand Island Education Foundation Mini Grant Recipient, 2015 Grand Island Education Foundation Teacher of the Year Nominee, and a 2014 Bammy Awards Nominee for Teacher of the Year. He obtained his Master’s Degree in Elementary Administration from the University of Nebraska at Kearney and is currently pursuing another Master’s degree in Technology Leadership. He and his wife have two amazing boys (12 y/o and 9 y/o) and two equally amazing daughters (6 and 4 y/o).

More information and session details are at http://live.classroom20.com. If you’re new to the Classroom 2.0 LIVE! show you might want to spend a few minutes viewing the screencast on the homepage to learn how we use Blackboard Collaborate, and navigate the site. Each show begins at 12pm Eastern (GMT-5) and may be accessed in Blackboard Collaborate directly using the following Classroom 2.0 LIVE! link at http://tinyurl.com/cr20live. All webinars are closed captioned.

On the Classroom 2.0 LIVE! site (http://live.classroom20.com) you’ll find the recordings and Livebinder from our recent“Kids Deserve It!” session with Todd Nesloney and Adam Welcome. Click on the Archives and Resources tab.

Classroom 2.0 LIVE Team: Peggy George, Lorie Moffat, Tammy Moore, Paula Naugle, Steve Hargadon

Visit Classroom 2.0 at: http://www.classroom20.com/?xg_source=msg_mes_network

All of May 2016 Moodle MOOC 8


Saturday May 14 Mohammed A Ahmed discusses Sway

Vance was not able to find a live link for this session

Sun 15 May 1800 UTC – MM8: Personal and Personalized Learning with Dr. Ebba Ossiannilsson


You must be enrolled in the course to join to these classes

Mon 16 May 1800 UTC – MM8: New Digital Classrooms with Old Non-Digital Teachers with Susan Brodar

Mon 16 May 1600 UTC – MM8: Moodle Blocks and Practicing as a Manager of a Moodle Course  with Dr. Nellie Deutsch

Wed 18 May 1500 UTC – MM8: Anticipating the Needs of Learners in Virtual Worlds with Nancy L. Zingrone

Fri 20 May 1700 UTC – MM8: Understanding how to Teach Online with Tom Hodgers & Nives Torres

Sat 21 May – MM8: Reflecting on teacher’s behaviors on social media with  Karin Heuert Galvão


You must be enrolled in the course to join to this class


One thought on “Learning2gether with Susan Gaer about Students Producing Content

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