Ed Tech Examples

Teachers at OETC Professional Development reflect on NETS for Teachers. We reflect on #5 Engage in Professional Growth and Leadership ...

What does the network mean to you? Alec Couros invited educators to answer the question.

K-20 Educators Explore Second Life - This collaborative presentation was prepared for the K12OnlineConference in 2007 by Kevin Jarrett and Sylvia Martinez and involved contributing educators from around the world. Our goal was to assemble a comprehensive review of Second Life as an educational platform for teens and adults, highlighting best practices, current research, creative builds, common pitfalls and more. Project source: Kevin Jarrett, Part Time Faculty, Richard W. Riley College of Education and Leadership at Walden University. Voicethread link: http://ed.voicethread.com/share/8878/.

What impact has participating and learning in global communities had on your own personal learning and also on classroom practice. Robin Ellis presenting to county school district administrators. Voicethread link:

Google Groups tutorial by J Travers http://voicethread.com/share/16766/

The Day in a Sentence project connects teachers from around the world through writing and technology. The group has used VoiceThread to share their reflections of their weeks. More information can be found at http://dogtrax.edublogs.org/

How is VoiceThread changing our understanding of conversation? Two researchers (Kevin Burden & Simon Atkinson) from the University of Hull (UK) and Massey University (NZ) explore experiences of users in order to collect data about how VoiceThread is changing the way we communicate. The VoiceThread below includes a number of specific questions related to communication and conversation. Please take the time to feedback with your experience if you can.