0 meets Juicing Up the Online Experience Jane Perzyk www.protopage.com/janeperzyk
What is 0 ? Twitter is a web-interface social networking application where a community of friends from around the world sends updates about moments in their lives. Updates are limited to 140 characters with simple text – no HTML code. Updates are sent via Twitter website, mobile phone SMS, or IM on Jabber or Gtalk. Facilitating a workshop on Twitter and Protopage at the Macomb ISD.
What is Protopage ? 0 Protopage is your own personal or shared webpage created with drag and drop widgets RSS Feeds Calendars Bookmarks Photos Text To-do lists
What is the Michigan Online Learning Requirement? 0 “ A structured learning activity that utilizes technology with intranet or Internet-based tools and resources as the delivery method for instruction, research, assessment, and communication. State Board of Education Guidelines, 2006
Teacher works with one or more students to provide coach-like assistance with their online learning activities.
Teacher facilitates student learning through a combination of face-to-face interactions and exchanges using communication tools commonly found in most Internet-based course management systems. This form of delivery places an expectation on students to take significant responsibility for their own learning.
Teacher ensures that students are engaged and making progress in their online activity.
Teacher provides content-related instructional assistance to students.
Quality Characteristics of a Teacher-Facilitated Activity
Online ethics and safety
Can This Be Juiced? 0 A structured learning activity that utilizes technology with intranet or Internet-based tools and resources as the delivery method for
Why the Michigan Online Learning Requirement? 0 “ It will prepare them for the demands they will encounter in higher education, the workplace, and personal lifelong learning.” State Board of Education Guidelines, 2006
Microblogging impressions after a chapter of reading
Practice foreign language phrases
Use in lieu of audience response systems
Evolution of Communication http://www.readwriteweb.com/archives/evolution_of_communication.php Instant broadcast PLUS feedback
http://www.readwriteweb.com/archives/evolution_of_communication.php We are witnessing a breathtaking evolution of new forms of digital communication. More than witnessing, we are facilitating it . All of this is unfolding so quickly that 0 we do not have time to pause and reflect on what is happening. But if email is becoming an endangered species, then we need to pay attention .