Creating a Social Network:
           The Walled Garden approach
http://www.photos8.com/view/gate_of_garden2-800x600.html
Bethany Smith
Asst. Director of Learning Technologies for
the College of Education at NC State
University
Dean Mantz
Technology Integration & Network
Coordinator, USD 376 Sterling Kansas
Dianne Krause
Instructional Technology Specialist,
Wissahickon School District
Amira Fouad
Program Manager,
RezEd.org, Global Kids
Sheryl Grant
Director, Social Networking,
HASTAC/MacArthur Digital Media &
Learning
What is   ?
Our Ning Communities




http://www.flickr.com/photos/jeff-bauche/2230236391/
http://cedncsu.ning.com/
http://hub.dmlcompetition.net/
http://www.rezed.org/
http://futureteachers.ning.com/
Why Ning?




http://www.flickr.com/photos/-bast-/349497988/
How does Ning support community?




http://www.flickr.com/photos/milivoj/2166043959/
Creating a Ning - Ease of use




                 http://www.flickr.com/photos/ppdigital/3123340426/sizes/l/
Management



http://www.flickr.com/photos/95368991@N00/2601829858
Privacy and publicity
Tips & Tricks

www.flickr.com/photos/49503155381@N01/2562630928
Make Ning Public,
but groups private




           www.flickr.com/photos/2258
           6
Customization




           http://www.flickr.com/photos/digital_rebel_xt/70158224/sizes/l/
Keep tabs on your Ning with
           RSS
Change your
                                            welcome
                                            message




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What do Premium
 Services add?




            www.flickr.com/photos/66621443@N00/14338803
Bethany Smith          bethanyvsmith@gmail.com
 Amira Fouad           amira@globalkids.org

Dianne Krause          diannek...
Creating a Social Network: The Walled Garden Approach
Creating a Social Network: The Walled Garden Approach
Creating a Social Network: The Walled Garden Approach
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This presentation was given at NECC in 2009 by Bethany Smith, Dean Mantz, Dianne Krause, Amira Fouad, & Sheryl Grant on the use of Ning to create a social network in various evaluational settings

Creating a Social Network: The Walled Garden Approach

  1. Creating a Social Network: The Walled Garden approach http://www.photos8.com/view/gate_of_garden2-800x600.html
  2. Bethany Smith Asst. Director of Learning Technologies for the College of Education at NC State University
  3. Dean Mantz Technology Integration & Network Coordinator, USD 376 Sterling Kansas
  4. Dianne Krause Instructional Technology Specialist, Wissahickon School District
  5. Amira Fouad Program Manager, RezEd.org, Global Kids
  6. Sheryl Grant Director, Social Networking, HASTAC/MacArthur Digital Media & Learning
  7. What is ?
  8. Our Ning Communities http://www.flickr.com/photos/jeff-bauche/2230236391/
  9. http://cedncsu.ning.com/
  10. http://hub.dmlcompetition.net/
  11. http://www.rezed.org/
  12. http://futureteachers.ning.com/
  13. Why Ning? http://www.flickr.com/photos/-bast-/349497988/
  14. How does Ning support community? http://www.flickr.com/photos/milivoj/2166043959/
  15. Creating a Ning - Ease of use http://www.flickr.com/photos/ppdigital/3123340426/sizes/l/
  16. Management http://www.flickr.com/photos/95368991@N00/2601829858
  17. Privacy and publicity
  18. Tips & Tricks www.flickr.com/photos/49503155381@N01/2562630928
  19. Make Ning Public, but groups private www.flickr.com/photos/2258 6
  20. Customization http://www.flickr.com/photos/digital_rebel_xt/70158224/sizes/l/
  21. Keep tabs on your Ning with RSS
  22. Change your welcome message www.flickr.com/photos/43462240@N00/346316915
  23. What do Premium Services add? www.flickr.com/photos/66621443@N00/14338803
  24. Bethany Smith bethanyvsmith@gmail.com Amira Fouad amira@globalkids.org Dianne Krause diannekrause@gmail.com Dean Mantz mantzd@usd376.com All images used are available under Creative Commons and are linked from: http://delicious.com/bethanyvsmith/pp_photo

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