Monthly Archives: December 2006

Last Thoughts for 2006

This is my last post for 2006. It’s been a great year and thanks to everyone who has read and commented, and especially thanks to those of you who have started blogging about VC too. I appreciate the opportunity to … Continue reading

Posted in ASK Programs, Collaborations, Special Events, Techie Stuff, VC Community

Trading PD for Project Partners

Here’s an interesting model for finding partners. If you’ve been reading my blog, you know I’ve been working on finding partners for our 6th grade classes studying Canada. This week I found the last set in an interesting way. In … Continue reading

Posted in Collaborations, International VCs, Professional Dev.

Live VC with a Court Reporter

This morning we are excited to be connecting to the St. Louis County Courthouse in St. Louis, MO. Students from our Niles High School and Ottawa ISD Careerline Tech Center are learning about the career of court reporter. The program … Continue reading

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Evaluations of Codecs

Just found this on the Megaconference Listserv. JANET, the UK’s education and research network, has done very specific tests and evaluations of various codecs. What a wealth of information for those making decisions on purchasing equipment!

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ASK: Jim Stovall Live Streaming Dec. 14

If you’ve been wanting to see an ASK program, Thursday is your chance! December 14, several classes across the country are connecting to blind author Jim Stovall to discuss his book, The Ultimate Gift. You can read about last year’s … Continue reading

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K12 Videconferencing in Ontario

I just ran across a community site for interactive videoconferencing in Ontario. It looks like a Moodle site with RSS feeds from several VC blogs including mine. Neat site. Seems like they are just getting started. Check it out!

Posted in Resources, VC Community

Dalcroze Eurhythmics

This afternoon Lighthouse Education Center is connecting to the Cleveland Institute of Music for the program Dalcroze Eurhythmics. We already love programs from CIM, but hadn’t seen this program yet. The program began with clearing the floor of tables and … Continue reading

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