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Where Is eXtension

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The current status and activity of eXtension

The current status and activity of eXtension

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  • 1. Where is eXtension? Rangelands Community of Practice Meeting March 17, 2009 Boise, Idaho
  • 2. Agenda eXtension Structure Engaged community Social aspects of a community
  • 3. eXtension is a collaboratively built Internet- based learning environment delivering sound, science-based information on a 24/7/365 basis.
  • 4. Annual Funding (estimate)6060 Institutional New Technologies Assessments for Ag Extension (USDA) Private Funding
  • 5. eXtension Staff Director – NE Associate Directors – KY, NC Communication/Marketing Leader – CA Evaluation/Assessment Leader – VA Corporate Development – IN Content Staff – KY IT Staff - NC
  • 6. Community of Practice • Virtual network • Multi-institutional • Multi-disciplinary • Open (new members) • Fluid and flexible • Evolve over time • Responsive to Communities of Interest
  • 7. How it works… P Basic Information r Ask the Experts FAQs o Discussion & Web Chats d Decision Tools ?   u Webinars c Streaming Videos t Individual Learning Modules Questions, Multiple Learning Modules s Issues, or Certificate/Credit Courses Life Events Communities Distance Diagnostics of Interest
  • 8. about.extension.org
  • 9. Applications • About blog (about.extension.org/) • People(people.extension.org) • CoP Wiki (cop.extension.org) • FAQ/AaE(faq.extension.org) • Events(calendar.extension.org)
  • 10. Applications • About Wiki (about.extension.org/wiki) • Collaborate(collaborate.extension.org) • Moodle – campus.extension.org – pdc.extension.org
  • 11. What you get as a CoP • Two hours of web conferencing/month • Access to an audio conference bridge • Technical infrastructure for development and business functions • Content development support • Instructional design support
  • 12. What you get as a CoP • eXtension applications support • eXtension applications training • Communications and marketing support • Evaluation and assessment support • Development and sustainability support • Professional development opportunities
  • 13. What’s in it for you? • Wider range of experts • Different points of view • Better access to research • Exposure to cutting edge technology • Efficiencies of time • Increased quality of materials • Increased audience reach & impact • Evaluation and reporting 4 P&T • Increased competitiveness for grants Faculty
  • 14. What’s in it for you? •Single access point to CE & brand Identity • Expanded customer service • Direct link to local county office • Connection with new audiences • Enhanced marketing potential •Wider range of experts • Different points of view • Better access to research • Exposure to cutting edge technology County Staff
  • 15. Social Media IS AN UMBRELLA TERM THAT DEFINES THE VARIOUS ACTIVITIES THAT INTEGRATE TECHNOLOGY, SOCIAL INTERACTION, AND THE CONSTRUCTIONOF WORDS, PICTURES, VIDEOS AND AUDIO. http://www.wikipedia.org
  • 16. “Social media is people having conversations online.”
  • 17. How many of you participate in social networks?
  • 18. • Blogs • Social Bookmarks • Micro Blogs • Message Boards • Online Chat • Podcasts • RSS • Video Sharing • Widgets • Photo Sharing • Social Networks • Virtual Worlds • Wikis
  • 19. SOCIAL-NETWORKING SITES ARE OFFICIALLY MORE POPULAR THAN MOST SITES. TIME, OCTOBER 13, 2007
  • 20. Over 4,000,000 articles
  • 21. >100,000,000 videos (65,000 new videos/day)
  • 22. 200,000,000 blogs
  • 23. 1.5 million residents
  • 24. 73% of active online users have read a blog Source: Universal McCann Comparative Study on Social Media Trends April 2008
  • 25. 5% have started their own blog
  • 26. 39% subscribe to an RSS feed
  • 27. 57% Have joined a Social network
  • 28. 55% have uploaded photos
  • 29. 83% have watched video clips
  • 30. Web 2.0 IT’S A FUNDAMENTAL SHIFT IN THE WAY WE COMMUNICATE is not a fad
  • 31. Second Life
  • 32. Discussion

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