3 Hour Workshop
This is the outline for a three hour, hands-on workshop based on the Powerful Ingredients for Blended Learning framework. Archived versions are linked as subpages below.
An invitation to move your learning! (Google Presentation)
An Invitation to Move Your Learning
Did You Know 4.0 video (4 min, 45 sec)
Discussion question: What are the key themes and takeaways for eLearning instructors? (online timer)
Brainstorming with Webspiration (our results)
Overview of Powerful Ingredients for Blended Learning
Active Lesson Design
Engaged not enthralled
Invite creative choices
Learners not students
Communicate With Media
Talk with pictures
Use friendly images
Magic of voice
Collaborate With Others
Ask for feedback
Tap outside expertise
Comment with purpose
Share Your Work (products)
Student created work
Digital portfolio artifacts
Tag to organize
Social bookmarking activity (Introduce yourself with bookmarks)
Talk with Pictures
Tell A Story with 5 Photos for Educators (Flickr Group)
The Commons and Creative Commons on Flickr
Feeds, Blogs, Forms and FAQs
RSS in Plain English (3 min, 44 sec)
Course Communication Tools (T4T, Spring 2010)
Workshop participants should register and create the following accounts PRIOR TO the start of this workshop.
An Educator's VoiceThread account (Screencast available on Screenr and YouTube)
A Yahoo Account (provides access to both Flickr and delicious)
A Google Account (can be a Gmail account OR a Google Account using an existing email address)
Recommended Follow-up Activities
Watch and reflect on Joyce Valenza's 2009 K-12 Online Conference "Getting Started" strand keynote, "The Wizard of Apps."
Join the K-12 Online Conference Ning, and participate in the conference!
Join the Powerful Ingredients Ning and participate in the PI4BL project.
Attend the June 21-22 Powerful Ingredients for Blended Learning 2 Day workshop in Oklahoma City!