Tales from the Teaching and Learning Ning

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A story of the development of an online community to support teachers at Unitec Institute of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand.

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Tales from the Teaching and Learning Ning

  1. 1. Tales from the Teaching and Learning Community Ning<br />Social networking services in the tertiary education environment.<br />
  2. 2. What do people do on social networking services?<br />* Communicate with existing networks, make and develop friendships/contacts<br /> * Represent themselves online, create and develop an online presence<br /> * View content/find information<br /> * Create and customise profiles<br /> * Author and upload content<br /> * Add and share content<br /> * Post messages – public & private<br /> * Collaborate with other people<br />http://www.digizen.org<br />
  3. 3. Benefits for Teachers as learners/novices in social networking.<br />
  4. 4. Teachers as social participants and active citizens of Unitec<br />
  5. 5. Teachers developing voice and building trust<br />
  6. 6. Content creators, managers and distributors<br />
  7. 7. Collaborators and Team Players<br />
  8. 8. Explorers and Learners<br />
  9. 9. Becoming independent and building resilience<br />
  10. 10. Developing key and real world skills<br />
  11. 11. And now ready for?<br /><ul><li>Developing ePortfolios
  12. 12. Literacy and communication skills extended
  13. 13. Data protection and copyright
  14. 14. Self representation and presentation
  15. 15. E-safety
  16. 16. Forming communities of practice
  17. 17. Organising and scheduling work
  18. 18. Being where learners are</li>

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