Tag Archives: evomlit

Learning2gether with Earth Day

I have just celebrated Earth Day with the usual suspects in a convergence of small pieces loosely joined, and I blogged about our part of the program here:http://learning2gether.posterous.com/125618417 Where I teach, I had each of my students make… Continue reading

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Rethinking Multiliteracies

I’m about to start again my multiliteracies course but I’ve been giving it a major re-think in light of some of the awakenings many of my colleagues and I have undergone this past year. One of these has been the awakening prompted by Nicholas Carr… Continue reading

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Aggregating content around a “class tag” (using Delicious)

copy and paste. Modify height and width if desired. View on screencast.com I’ve been meaning to create this blog post ever since the first leg of my flight home from TESOL New Orleans, when I sat by chance next to a fellow conference-goer and sh… Continue reading

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Alerting your group to web links of interest to them

The EdTech SIG in TESOL Arabia is gearing up to help teachers in the UAE to make better use of 21st century tools. I recommended they read two papers I have published / posted recently where I???ve outlined a strategy for change agency, teacher prof… Continue reading

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{ilearn} Twitter

Heather asks on the ilearn list: Is Twitter still in fashion? Or has its popularity plateaued? Is anyone using it with their students? How? What kinds of activities can you do with it? Or do you use it just to send information? Is it a worthwhile … Continue reading

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Powerful Ideas and Tools for Getting the Most from Tagging in the Classroom

On Wednesday Feb 3, I gave at a distance a lecture and workshop at the NileTESOL AUC Skills Conference that took place face-to-face in Cairo from February 2 to 4, 2010. My workshop was presented to conference delegates on-site at the ITValley, an … Continue reading

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Earthbridges, Earthcast10, and Earth Day at PI, April 22, 2010

Last April 22, 2009, I (Vance) had the opportunity to bridge a few online communities in conjunction with on-site celebrations being held at the Petroleum Institute in Abu Dhabi as part of the global celebrations of Earth Day, recognized each year… Continue reading

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