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CO11: Moodle for Elementary Writing and Science by Dan McGuire

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This webinar is hosted in English

Moodle for Elementary Writing and Science byDan McGuire

About the Presenter:
I live in Minneapolis with my wife, daughter and son. I've been teaching in the Minneapolis Public Schools for the last 15 years. Prior to teaching, I spent 20 years in business to business sales and consulting in the Information Communication and Technology industry.

About the Presentation:
Description of a successful blended elementary class in writing and science.

A variety of Moodle tools are highlighted - online text, database, wiki, and forum. A significant feature of this course was the incorporation of tutors from the U of Minnesota as online tutors.


Integrating Technology for Active Life-long Learning
CO11 on IT4ALL Moodle & WiZiQ
Feb 4-6, 2011

Welcome to the annual connecting online live online conference (CO11). You are cordially invited to participate at the live online conference on the weekend of Feb 4-6 2011.

The conference will be of interest to educators, administrators, students, and community members who value the importance of integrating technology into the curriculum to improve instruction and learning. Online learning involves various skills on the part of the instructor and learner. These include social and communication skills, social networking, independent learning strategies, critical and higher order thinking skills, creativity, and effective online and face-to-face facilitation. In addition, there are may challenges that the educators, administrators, students, and community members face.

The CO11 will be conducted on IT4ALL Moodle with the presentations on WiZiQ through the Moodle.

The themes for the presentations are:

  1. Connecting Online to Improve Instruction and Learning: Online Learning and Instructional Experience

  2. Experiences with technology in face-to-face and online classes. What worked and what didn't work for you?

  3. How do you use technology to promote and sustain your online workshops, consultation, and communities of practice and learning?

  4. Research conducted on e-learning, blended online learning, and blended learning.

  5. Reviewing or promoting books on integrating technology into the classroom, e-learning, blended learning, and blended online learning.

  6. Challenges administrators, instructors, students, and community members face in connecting online.

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