collaboration

Extender Blogs, mOOC Cohort

Ontario Extend mOOC – Module 4

I’m currently participating in the eCampus Ontario Extend mOOC focused on technology enabled learning.  As part of this medium sized Open Online Course (mOOC) it was suggested that participants keep an ongoing set of notes to document and organize their thoughts about the experience.  As a way to document my experience I’m going to be keeping informal … Continue reading Ontario Extend mOOC – Module 4

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Extender Blogs, mOOC Cohort

Spreadsheet Beauty: Organizing The Things

As is likely evident by a lot of my recent posts, I’ve been doing a lot of collaborative writing and research recently.  A huge chunk of this collaborative writing has been with my co-conspirator colleague Andrea Eidinger of Unwritten Histories. Andrea and I have a lot of project ideas and discussions about things we should work on.  Late in 2018 we decided that we needed to start keeping track of all these brilliant ideas in a more formal way.  Enter the […]

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Extender Blogs, West Cohort

Extending my PLN through Twitter

My adventures in creating a Personal Learning Network (PLN) is only weeks old. However, through OntarioExtend – the modules, the blogging and the Dailies, I already have a fruitful PLN growing. First Steps: Photo by Daniel Hjalmarsson on Unsplash I began with the Daily Extend. I created one and tweeted it. Then I watched for people to either tweet a Daily or like a Daily. If they did, I followed them. I created my first blog and added it to […]

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Extender Blogs, West Cohort

Guess who’s coming to dinner?

Recently, our department began work on a project to identify information new students would need to ease their transition to college. The goal was to begin the work on a BlackBoard module set that could be shared with students before they arrived on campus. This process was initiated by our Director and I was given Faculty lead. We had a nice mix of skills and perspectives around the working table and this was supplemented by others outside our group who […]

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