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All you need to know about
Learning2gether
10 slides in 10 minutes
Vance Stevens, coordinator,
http://learning2gether.net
...
What we do - apprx 250 times already
• We meet weekly for presentation / discussion
conversation among educators since 201...
How it works
• Someone agrees to host an event Sunday or Monday
around 1400 UTC
• We create a post at our planning wiki
ht...
What’s Unique about L2g?
• We encourage conversation vs. presentation
• We encourage open mic from participants
• We webca...
Where did we come from?
• Weekly chats on Writing for Webheads /
Webheads in Action since 1998 - http://prosites-
vstevens...
We connect with other Networks
• EVO Electronic Village Online
http://evosessions.pbworks.com
• iTDi and EFLTalks, for exa...
Google+ communities, Facebook
• Facebook Groups
– Learning with Computers – https://www.facebook.com/groups/6577061586/
– ...
What are our main components?
• Planning wiki –
http://learning2gether.pbworks.com
• Upcoming events –
http://tinyurl.com/...
Never funded, but not without help
• An offshoot of Webheads in Action, since 1998:
http://webheads.info
• Blackboard Coll...
For more information
• 21 x 21 x 21 slides -
http://www.slideshare.net/vances/connecting
-learning2gether-with-events-like...
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All you need to know about Learning2gether in 10 slides 10 minutes

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These slides are part of the http://efltalks.com event being held on Sunday Oct 4, 2015 to celebrate World Teacher’s Day with a 10 in 10 for 10, a free 10 hour marathon of webinars. Each webinar will be 10 minutes long and utilize 10 slides only. The idea is to get to the heart of the subject; in this case, all you need to know about Learning2gether in just ten minutes.

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All you need to know about Learning2gether in 10 slides 10 minutes

  1. 1. All you need to know about Learning2gether 10 slides in 10 minutes Vance Stevens, coordinator, http://learning2gether.net Part of a 10-hour event Sun Oct 4, 2015 World Teachers’ Day at http://efltalks.com Find these slides with hyperlinks working at http://slideshare.net/vances
  2. 2. What we do - apprx 250 times already • We meet weekly for presentation / discussion conversation among educators since 2010 • E.g. last Sunday Sept 27 - http://learning2gether.net/2015/09/27/learning2gether-with-rob-howard-on-efl- talks-10-in-10-for-10-what-why-and-how-can-you-participate/ Vance Stevens Learning2gether Oct 2015
  3. 3. How it works • Someone agrees to host an event Sunday or Monday around 1400 UTC • We create a post at our planning wiki http://learning2gether.pbworks.com/volunteersneeded • We create an event; e.g. Hangout on Air • Some announcements go socially • We manually announce on listservs, Ning, FB and G+ • Announcements and tweets tagged #learning2gether • Sunday, show time, the fun part • Follow up with archives and posts on all networks – Posted to YouTube https://www.youtube.com/user/vancestev – Mp3 renditions made and downloadable from http://learning2gether.net/ Vance Stevens Learning2gether Oct 2015
  4. 4. What’s Unique about L2g? • We encourage conversation vs. presentation • We encourage open mic from participants • We webcast in Bb Collaborate or Hangout • We stream in such a way that participants – Can join us in the Hangout – Or, can view the stream on YouTube and text chat with us on http://chatwing.com/vancestev • We have complete archives – http://learning2gether.net/ – https://www.youtube.com/user/vancestev Vance Stevens Learning2gether Oct 2015
  5. 5. Where did we come from? • Weekly chats on Writing for Webheads / Webheads in Action since 1998 - http://prosites- vstevens.homestead.com/files/efi/chatlogs.htm • Webheads in Action Online Convergences 2005, 2007, 2009 - http://vancestevens.com/papers/evonline2002/wiao c_index.htm • Learning2gether weekly since 2010 - http://learning2gether.pbworks.com/archiveindex Vance Stevens Learning2gether Oct 2015
  6. 6. We connect with other Networks • EVO Electronic Village Online http://evosessions.pbworks.com • iTDi and EFLTalks, for example http://itdi.pro/itdihome/ • Nellie Deutsch’s many activities – E.g. IATEFL YL Sig, Blog Festivals, Moodle MOOCs • Classroom 2.0 and Learning Revolution – ISTE, K-12 Online, GCD, and GEC conferences • Worldbridges Network http://worldbridges.net/ – Edtech Talk, ELTLive • Webheads in Action, http://webheads.info Vance Stevens Learning2gether Oct 2015
  7. 7. Google+ communities, Facebook • Facebook Groups – Learning with Computers – https://www.facebook.com/groups/6577061586/ – TAEdTech Sig – https://www.facebook.com/groups/TAEdTech/ – Multiliteracies – https://www.facebook.com/groups/evomlit/ – Webheads in Action –https://www.facebook.com/groups/webheadsinaction/ – Learning2gether – https://www.facebook.com/groups/learning2gether/ • Google+ Communities – Web 2.0 Teaching and Learning – https://plus.google.com/u/0/communities/112197420264775820915 – Teachers for Interactive Language Learning (TILL(https://plus.google.com/u/0/communities/106289715383230353120 – Webheadsinaction – https://plus.google.com/u/0/communities/114550321376936920900 – MultiMOOC –https://plus.google.com/u/0/communities/104523567430842485789 – EdTech Mojo –https://plus.google.com/u/0/communities/110130856353339654958 – Learning2gether –https://plus.google.com/u/0/communities/109504049211076695836 Vance Stevens Learning2gether Oct 2015
  8. 8. What are our main components? • Planning wiki – http://learning2gether.pbworks.com • Upcoming events – http://tinyurl.com/learning2gether • Audio and video archive, show notes – http://learning2gether.net/ • Index of all recordings 2010 through 2015 - http://learning2gether.pbworks.com/archiveindex Vance Stevens Learning2gether Oct 2015
  9. 9. Never funded, but not without help • An offshoot of Webheads in Action, since 1998: http://webheads.info • Blackboard Collaborate on grant from LearningTimes: http://learningtimesevents.org/webheads/ • Part of the Worldbridges Network: http://webheadsinaction.org/live • TESOL Arabia EdTech SIG: http://taedtech.ning.com/ • And YOU – why not offer to share your passion? Vance Stevens Learning2gether Oct 2015
  10. 10. For more information • 21 x 21 x 21 slides - http://www.slideshare.net/vances/connecting -learning2gether-with-events-like-the-fall- blog-festival • http://learning2gether.net/about/ • Connectivist Learning: Reaching Students through Teacher Professional Development: http://tinyurl.com/small2014 Background image thanks to Banu on Flickr https://flic.kr/p/mEKU4 CC license https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/ requires attribution and that I indicate that changes were made in Irfanview to soften to background image Vance Stevens Learning2gether Oct 2015

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