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Google Apps for Education: Bboogle (ba-boogle) and Beyond

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presentation by Northwestern University at Midwest Blackboard User's Group (SLATE) Meeting, August 18, 2010

presentation by Northwestern University at Midwest Blackboard User's Group (SLATE) Meeting, August 18, 2010


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  • 1. SLATE, August 18, 2010 Google Apps for Education, Bboogle (ba-boogle) and Beyond
  • 2. Agenda
    • Campus greetings: James Altman
    • Google Apps for Education and Bboogle: Brian Nielsen
    • Break
    • Faculty Panel
    • NU IT Panel: Wendy Woodward, Brian Nielsen, James Altman, Ron Blitz, Jeff Merrell, Keeley Soroki
  • 3. What is Google Apps for Education (GAE)?
    • Introduced at Northwestern in 2007
    • Four key components:  Gmail
    •                                       Google Docs
    •                                       Google Calendar
    •                                       Google Sites
    • The “@u” domain
    • No cost solution?
  • 4. Google Docs Documents Folders  Presentations  Spreadsheets      Forms Any file format to 1G Word Excel PowerPoint
  • 5. Why Bboogle?
  • 6. Yesterday’s Teaching Model
  • 7. Today’s Model For Learning
  • 8. What is Bboogle?
    • A “connector” technology: Google Apps in Blackboard Learn
    • An open source Building Block, available at http://projects.oscelot.org/gf/project/bboogle
    • Developed at Northwestern for Blackboard 8 , 9, and 9.1
    • As open source, we are encouraging other developers/instructional technologists to join us in contributing to the future of Bboogle
  • 9. What Does Bboogle Offer? 1 2 3 Google Bookmarklet 4 Single SignOn 5
  • 10. Faculty and Student Response http://new-learning.northwestern.edu/bboogle
  • 11. What does Bboogle Offer?
    • Collaborative Writing
    • Group Presentations
    • Aggregating and managing data collections
    • Calendar overlays
    • Collaborative multimedia
    • Hypertext – Google Sites
  • 12. And, importantly … MANAGES PERMISSIONS AND CREATES GROUPS
  • 13. What should you expect?
    • Students are engaged
    • Instructors are pondering possible instructional activities/designs
    • Many instructors need more assistance and support for Google Apps than for Bboogle
    • Modeling other learning project scenarios will help promote adoption of Bboogle

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