The Week in Review
This week is the final part in a series exploring the Community of Inquiry Framework. Jennifer Maddrell begin_of_the_skype_highlighting end_of_the_skype_highlighting leads us in an exploration of the practical dimensions of establishing teaching presence in online courses.
We address issues in the design and administration of the course, how to facilitate critical discourse with groups and among individuals.
The whole EdTechWeekly gang is back together (at least for one round), as Jeff joins John, Dave, and Jen to review the latest news and resources influencing education and technology.
What does working in a school-based social network like http://youthvoices.net have to do with getting ready for college? Chris Sloan had a great idea. “Why don’t we invite former students who used Youth Voices and who are now in college to Skype in with their thoughts about what college is like these days … and if Youth Voices maybe does or doesn’t fit with what they are doing now?”
Two of Chris’s former students joined us on this episode of
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