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Check the World Clock for your local time or try Qlock and mouseover the map in your area.

 

Kick-off Webcast

 

Sunday, Jan 13 at 16 GMT
EVO Kick-off Webcast - Hosted by Jeff Lebow
Worldbridges - http://webheadsinaction.org (link to the chat room on the right side of the page. In order to listen to the session, you need to click on one of the sound channel icons)

Recording of kick-off session.

 

Chat log here.

 

Week 1: Getting Started

 

Office Hours

 

Monday January 14
16 GMT
Skype

At Skype

Help Desk for questions and support.

Skype ID: carlaarena

Carla and Lilian Farag's Chat Log

Topics:

 

  • The reasons for many tools we use
  • FOMS
  • Our Session Blogs

Carla and Michael Shade's Chat Log

Topics:

 

  • Michael not wanting to miss a thing in our session
  • Brazilian Music
  • Last.fm widget for blogs
  • Soccer!
 

 

 Group Get-Together

 

Thursday, January 17
22:00 to 23:00 GMT

At WiziQ

Access the session here.

 

  • Make sure you sign up in WiziQ.
  • In the Teacher Search box (top right of your screen), type "carla arena" and add her to your network.
  • Use headsets/earphones during the session to minimize sound glitches.
  • Check our WiZiQTutorial.
Short Chat on your expectations for this workshop and your experience so far. We'll also explore how this tool can help us in the following weeks. Skype Contact  ID: carlaarena

 

 

Week 2: Understanding and Starting a Blog

 

Office Hours

 

 

Monday to Friday, Jan 21 - 25

13:00 to 14:00 GMT

Skype

Questions on week 2 tasks Ana Maria's Skype Contact ID: anamariacult

 

 

Monday, Jan 21

 21:00 to 22:00 GMT

or any time you see

my skype ID in online

mode

Skype Questions on week 2 tasks Cris Costa's Skype Contact ID: navysternchen

 

Wednesday, January 23
18:00 to 20:00 GMT
Skype Questions on week 2 tasks Nina's Skype Contact ID: nagora

 

Wednesday, Jan 23

14:00 to 15:00 GMT

Skype

Questions about Edublogs
Skype Contact ID: carlaarena

 

 Thursday, January 24        
 18:00 to 20:00 GMT    
Skype  Questions about Blogger
 Skype Contact ID: erikacruvinel

 

Live session

 

Bee Dieu's Presentation - Social Media in English Language Teaching

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tuesday, January 22nd at  WiziQ

 

21 GMT

Check your local time here.
 

Remember to Sign up for an account at WiziQ prior to the presentation.

Use headsets or earphones during the session.

 

WiziQ tutorial.

 


 

 

Barbara Dieu is the Coordinator of the Foreign Languages Department and an EFL teacher at the Franco Brazilian secondary school in São Paulo. She´s been involved in collaborative projects online since 1997 and blogging since 2003. Check out Her Personal Blog.

 

Bee has developed a wonderful joint Blogging project with Aaron Campbell, The Open Web Publishing EFL/ESL project Dekita.org

 

 

Week 3: Blogging: Off We Go!

 

Office Hours

 

 Monday, 28 JAN - Friday, 1 FEB

2100 - 2200 GMT or

Whenever available on Skype

  Cris Costa's Skype ID:

navysternchen

   

 

 Live Session 

 

Tags, RSS and the writingmatrix
 

Sunday, Feb 3rd,

at 16GMT.

Check your local time here.

 

 

Join us at WiziQ

 

Discussion of ways to connect blogs, thoughts and people in the blogosphere.

The Blogging Team will host the session.

 

 

Week 4: Making your Blog Unique

 

Office Hours

 Tuesday, February 5  from 15GMT to 16GMT  

 

 

Skype ID: carla.raguseo

 

 

 

Presenters of the Week

 

Blogging4educators meet The Women of the Web2.0

 


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Women of the Web2.0 (WOW2.0)

http://www.womenofweb2.com/whoweare.htm





Sharon Peters is a former middle and senior school English teacher. Over the years, Sharon and her students participated in several award-winning global online collaborative projects with classes around the world. She has presented topics about 21st century new media literacy skills at a number of international conferences and regularly webcasts shows for educators. Sharon's role at LEARN includes overseeing the design of learning and evaluation situations in ELA and providing resources for ELA educators.




Name: Vicki A. Davis
Home: Camilla, Georgia, United States
About Me: I'm a teacher, entrepreneur, edublogger, conference presenter, and freelance writer. I am an avid reader, technology "geek", and heart-felt Christian. Locally, I've been Camilla Chamber president, a Rotarian, and a Leadership Georgia graduate.My class wiki has won many awards and media recognition. I am a Tech Learning blogger, co-founder of  Women of Web 2 and co-host the WOW2 show Tuesdays at 9 pm EST at Ed Tech Talk. I co-authored the Flat Classroom Project and Horizon Project.
See my complete profile


 

 

 

Jennifer Wagner.....

was looking for an interesting way to collect data for a science fair project and posted her question to the EdTech newsgroup board, and the O.R.E.O. Online Project was born. The Project is now in its NINTH year and TechnoSpud.com hosts many online projects during each year. She was the top finalist in the Global SchoolNet Foundation Teacher Award in 2005 for her online projects and effective uses in teacher telecollaboration and has won various other awards for her innovative use of technology. Her TechnoSpud website has a monthly newsletter with Useful Links, Technololgy Facts, and a 30-Minute Technology Tip for teachers to use immediately in their classroom or lab. She is an enthusiastic conference speaker and enjoys sharing the power of technology in and out of the classroom. Jennifer has just published her first book, 35 Tech Tips for Teachers!

Websites: Technospud.com, TechnospudProjects.com, TheBloggersCafe.com, Online Projects 4 Teachers

Blog: http://www.technospud.com/blog

 

 

 


Hello, I am Cheryl Oakes, I live in ME, USA, my blogsite is located @ Weebly, http://www.cheryloakes.com
I am a Collaborative Content Coach for Technology in Wells, Maine in the Wells Ogunquit Community School District a member of Webheads 2005, SEEDLINGS, teacher, webcaster,  and mom.
Here are my websites:
http://www.cheryloakes.com
http://www.wocsdtechtalk.blogspot.com
I blog 2 times a month for www.techlearning.com/blog
It is all about conversations and sharing.

 February 7th,

 

at 2GMT

 

Listen to the recording at  WiziQ

 

 

Edublogtalk with

 

Konrad Glogowsky 

 

and

 

Paul Allison 

 

We'll engage in reflective edublogtalk and

discuss ways to facilitate our students

blogging process.

 

Sunday 

February10 at

14 GMT at WiZiQ  

 
 

Week 5: Involving Students in Blogging

 

 Date

Time

Hosted by

Skype Contact ID

Monday, February 11th  10:00 to 11:00 GMT or whenever available  Cristina Costa  navysternchen
Tuesday, February 12th                      14 to 15 GMT     Carla Raguseo  
Wednesday, February 13th

 

 

 carla.raguseo

Thursday, February 14th  21:00 to 22:00 GMT or whenver available  Cristina Costa  navysternchen
Friday, February 15th

 14:00 to 15:00 GMT

 Carla Raguseo

 

 

James Farmer's presentation:

'What's the blogging point? Why you, your students and  your boss could all do with an edublog.'

 

 

"James Farmer has been a teacher at La Trobe and RMIT Universities, a lecturer in education design at Deakin and the online community editor at The Age.

He is currently CEO of the largest education blogging network on the web, Edublogs (
http://edublogs.org),

and consults for education, media and community organisations

While not in a symbiotic relationship with his laptop he enjoys a spot of red, interesting opinions and playing classical guitar (poorly)."

 Tuesday Feb.12

22 GMT

You can access the session here:  WiZiQ 

 

Remember to Sign up for an account at WiziQ prior to the presentation.

 

Use headsets or earphones during the session.

 

WiziQ tutorial.

 

Week 6: Rounding Off

 

GRADUATION PARTY

Sunday, February 24th

at 17 GMT

At Worldbridges with Jeff Lebow.

http://webheadsinaction.org/chat