Monthly Archives: April 2006

A VC Blogger from Australia

I am delighted to introduce to you another blog about videoconferencing! This one is from Carol Daunt, executive officer of the Australian based Learning Technologies User Group. Her videoconference blog is titled Videoconference Tips & Techniques. She also has another … Continue reading

Posted in International VCs, VC Community

NECC Early Bird Rates End April 28

Are you registered for NECC in San Diego this year? If not, hurry & register! Early bird rates end April 28! I'll be presenting a few sessions & workshops and hope to see you there! Workshop: Designing Quality Interactive Classroom … Continue reading

Posted in VC Community

Plants & Puppets

Can you identify a plant’s habitat? Students from North Elementary, Watervliet, are connected to the Center for Puppetry Arts for the Plants program. Students are learning about plants and their various habitats. They learned about the largest flower in the … Continue reading

Posted in Content Providers

Lest We Forget: The Korean War

Today several of our local Korean War veterans took time out of their schedules to talk to our history students about their experiences. We also had a couple of classes participating from Pennsylvania and Texas. The veterans answered students questions, … Continue reading

Posted in ASK Programs, Special Events

ASK: Night of the Twisters

Today I'm bridging three sessions of ASK: Night of the Twisters. Students are interviewing Mr. Ostuno, a NOAA meteorologist. This program is coordinated and funded by TWICE. Students read the book and followed the ASK process to prepare questions for … Continue reading

Posted in ASK Programs

Facilitating a Teacher-Generated Project

Lately I've been facilitating a few project connections between teachers. Here are some tips based on what I've learned. It starts by one of my teachers generating an idea for a videoconference project. Then I submit the idea to various … Continue reading

Posted in Collaborations

Upcoming Registration Openings

There are three wildly popular content providers who are opening registration before August on a specific date. If you want to connect to one of these providers, plan to schedule soon! The Columbus Zoo is my all time favorite zoo. … Continue reading

Posted in Content Providers