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

  • 1,217 views
Uploaded on

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

  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Be the first to comment
    Be the first to like this
No Downloads

Views

Total Views
1,217
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0

Actions

Shares
Downloads
2
Comments
0
Likes
0

Embeds 0

No embeds

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
    No notes for slide

Transcript

  • 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