Daily Archives: July 1, 2008

Amy Chayefsky’s Read Around the Planet Story

At NECC 2008, Amy Chayefsky about a funny sound experience with Read Around the Planet 2008 and the teachers’ reaction. If the YouTube video below is blocked for you, try this link to the same video on TeacherTube.

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Novel Projects with Linda McDonald

At NECC 2008, I interviewed Linda McDonald from Katy ISD, TX about her latest videoconference project format, the Novel Project. You can see the resources for this program online here If the YouTube video below is blocked for you, try … Continue reading

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VC in Every Classroom Part 2 – Exhibits at NECC

One of my goals at NECC has been to continue exploring my latest dream to get VC in every classroom in a couple of my districts who want it on their interactive whiteboards. You can read about my initial thoughts … Continue reading

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SIG IVC Annual Meeting

I’m at the SIG IVC Annual Meeting at a table of rowdy Jazz facilitators and participants. The meeting started with introductions and an overview of the SIG mission and goals (which you can read online here). There’s a SIG IVC … Continue reading

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Students as Content Provider

An interview at NECC 2008 with KC3 winner Tammy Parks after her IVC Showcase session. If the YouTube video below is blocked for you, try this link to the same video on TeacherTube.

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Interview with Global Nomads Group

At NECC 2008, Tonya and Lisa from GNG shared a little overview of their programs. If the YouTube video below is blocked for you, try this link to the same video on TeacherTube.

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Interview with Columbus Zoo

At NECC 2008, Becky and Brianne, the distance learning team from the Columbus Zoo gave a little overview of their programs. If the YouTube video below is blocked for you, try this link to the same video on TeacherTube.

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Kindergarten Story from Read Around the Planet

At NECC 2008, I interviewed Sue Porter, Read Around the Planet coordinator for 2008 and she shared this cute story about a kindergartener from this year’s RAP sessions. If the YouTube video below is blocked for you, try this link … Continue reading

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A Poem About an Author Videoconference

At the SIG IVC Forum on Sunday at NECC 2008, people shared their programs in quick 4 minute presentations. This one is a poem by Sue Porter telling about the Polycom Special Events with blind author Jim Stovall. If the … Continue reading

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TX – Canada Read Around the Planet Story

Still interviewing people at NECC 2008. In this video, Angela Conrad from Humble ISD, TX tells about a Read Around the Planet connection with Alberta, Canada. If the YouTube video below is blocked for you, try this link to the … Continue reading

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