Based on discretion of the Instructor, you can continue teaching until the first break entirely using Adobe Connect. Do not go longer than past the first break.
BEFORE WE START…1. Sign into your Google account • Open up your E-Portfolio2. Sign into your Learning Connection account • Remember, you created this account at the beginning of the semester3. Sign into Breeze as a Guest • Enter your First & Last Name in the provided guest box and click on "Enter Room.” • Plug in a set of headphones • Make sure that your volume is not muted. EDUC W200 Week
The Good, The Bad, and the eXtreme! Online & Blended LearningEDUC W200 Week
What counts as an online environment?• Instant Messenger? FaceBook? OnCourse? Skype?• Indiana University’s online environment of choice is called Adobe Connect (formerly Breeze) EDUC W200 Week
Features of Adobe Connect• Sharing files (PPT, PDF, JPEG, WORD etc…)• Sharing the Desktop, Applications or Windows• Changing the Status• Audio & Video Sharing• Instant Feedback (Polling)• White Boarding• Set up break out sessions if you have a large group EDUC W200 Week
LET’S CHAT• If you look to your left you should see a chat window. o Type your responses there.• Look at the Map of the United States. Please type your favorite Vacation Spot in the USA in the chat window. EDUC W200 Week
Polling Options• Question #1: Have you taken an online class? o Please answer the poll and then we will see the results.• Question #2: What features would be most important in online learning? o Please answer the poll and then we will see the results.• Question #3: Which kind of class do you prefer to teach? o Please answer the poll and then we will see the results. EDUC W200 Week
Returning to the real world!• Please: o Exit the virtual room o Close the Adobe Connect Page o Mute your volume again o Take your headphones off and give it to our ULAs o I’ll see you back in the lab in a few minutes. • While you’re waiting be sure go back to the first slide and sign into the websites required. EDUC W200 Week