Teachers Teaching Teachers #196 - Mash-up of Youth Voices Student Photographers and Evoke Gardeners - 04.14.10

Post-Show description: 

We hope you enjoy this episode of Teachers Teaching Teachers where we bring together gardeners from the alternate reality game, Evoke with photography students on Youth Voices. Take a look at this recent photo discussion, and join a few of our students:

  • Jake, from Chris Sloan's classes at  Judge Memorial H.S. in Salt Lake City
  • Matt, Brianna, and Annie, from Susan Ettenheim's digital photography class at Eleanor Roosevelt High School, NYC
  • We are also joined by Evoke gardener, Michele Barron.

We hope you'll enjoy this episode of Teachers Teaching Teachers where we bring together gardeners from the alternate reality game, Evoke with photography students on Youth Voices. Take a look at this recent photo discussion, and join a few Youth Voices students:

  • Gamer, photograher, and musician, Jake, from Chris Sloan's classes at  Judge Memorial H.S. in Salt Lake City
  • Matt, Brianna, and Annie, from Susan Ettenheim's digital photography class at Eleanor Roosevelt High School, NYC
  • We are also joined by Evoke gardener, Michele Barron.

Click Read more to see a copy of the chat that was happening during the webcast.

20:56:49 SusanEttenheim: hi everyone we're not broadcasting yet
20:57:52 Paul Allison: Welcome
20:59:21 mattr_95: http://youthvoices.net/node/37191
21:01:22 SusanEttenheim: mary what is your skype?
21:03:01 mattr_95: Here comes the sun! http://youthvoices.net/node/37191
21:03:14 Paul Allison: We will begin soon.
21:06:09 Jakegarcia: Hi everyone
21:08:01 SusanEttenheim: how's our sound everyone?
21:10:05 SusanEttenheim: can you hear ok everyone?
21:10:22 SusanEttenheim: of course those of you on the skype call will hear in the skype call not on the stream
21:10:55 SusanEttenheim: craig can you hear us?
21:11:14 SusanEttenheim: hi carolyn welcome!
21:11:23 CarolynPonce: Hi.
21:11:28 SusanEttenheim: can you hear ok?
21:11:42 CarolynPonce: Not yet. I'm working on it.
21:11:50 SusanEttenheim: what can we do to help you?
21:11:58 SusanEttenheim: can anyone else hear ok?
21:12:17 SusanEttenheim: hi mschoenberger
21:12:20 SusanEttenheim: welcome!
21:12:24 SusanEttenheim: can you hear ok?
21:12:27 Craig Hicks: I'm not sure where to go to hear the audio
21:13:39 CarolynPonce: Got it working...It's been a while since I did this.
21:14:42 CarolynPonce: Craig, click the black sound icon under EdTech Talk A. Save the file. It'll open the prefered player (itunes on Mac). That's what I did.
21:15:19 Jakegarcia: Someone named Annie just called me. Anyone know her?
21:15:30 Craig Hicks: Thank you...I will give it a try
21:16:46 Craig Hicks: Got it, thanks again
21:16:53 CarolynPonce: Yippie!
21:16:55 SusanEttenheim: craig can you hear us?
21:17:01 SusanEttenheim: hi carolyn can you hear ok?
21:17:16 CarolynPonce: Yes, susan. Thanks!
21:17:20 SusanEttenheim: great
21:17:33 SusanEttenheim: I hoped our sound was ok tonight but wasn't completely sure!
21:17:35 SusanEttenheim: thanks!
21:18:11 SusanEttenheim: hi chris welcome!
21:18:38 CarolynPonce: I just wanted to tell you guys that I havn't been able to listen over the past few months because of school this semester and I've missed it. I was so excited to get to come tonight.
21:18:38 SusanEttenheim: everyone - please introduce yourself!
21:18:46 SusanEttenheim: where and what do you teach or go to school?
21:19:11 CarolynPonce: I'm Carolyn from Arkansas State University. I teach Music Appreciation there and online for 2 community colleges.
21:19:34 CarolynPonce: Hi everyone!
21:19:35 Craig Hicks: Technology trainer at a regional office in Western NE
21:19:37 Paul Allison: http://youthvoices.net/node/37191
21:19:54 SusanEttenheim: welcome craig and carolyn!
21:20:00 SusanEttenheim: are you photographers?
21:20:09 CarolynPonce: My husband is.
21:20:12 mschoenberger: Maureen from Medford, Nj and tech teacher and school photogrpaher
21:20:20 ElizabethC: Elizabeth from Franklin, Indiana. I am an undergraduate student in the elementary education program.
21:20:52 CarolynPonce: Here's some of his wedding pics. www.dparephotography.com
21:21:14 Craig Hicks: I take a few pictures...probably not a photographer
21:22:08 CarolynPonce: hehe...I just remembered that he uses passwords on his gallery. You can at least see the 2 on the home page.
21:23:15 CarolynPonce: Congrats!!!!
21:23:49 Craig Hicks: yes
21:23:49 Paul Allison: http://www.flickr.com/groups/youthvoices/
21:23:59 SusanEttenheim: Craig - where are you from?
21:24:09 SusanEttenheim: so glad to have everyone here tonight!
21:24:11 Craig Hicks: Scottsbluff Nebraska
21:24:28 CarolynPonce: The flowers are so pretty on the flickr.
21:24:30 SusanEttenheim: yes - welcome craig!
21:27:02 SusanEttenheim: hi tim welcome!
21:27:10 SusanEttenheim: where and what do you teach?
21:27:42 tim: hi susan.
21:27:45 tim: Wellington NZ
21:27:57 tim: primary teacher - Y5&6 - 9-10 year olds
21:28:28 tim: currently on school break
21:28:41 CarolynPonce: did something happen to the sound? My iTunes just lost the stream...
21:28:41 CarolynPonce: Dueling Banjos is now playing.
21:28:50 tim: classes start next monday
21:29:07 Craig Hicks: my sound is still working
21:29:14 CarolynPonce: Got it back. My wireless burped.
21:30:41 SusanEttenheim: glad you're back!
21:30:55 SusanEttenheim: please speak up if you have questions for the students?
21:31:36 tim: hi. i'm currently teaching digital photography to my students
21:31:53 tim: would be cool to get my students to share their work with your students
21:33:17 CarolynPonce: Question for the teacher: Was the school supportive of the project? Were the supportive of your using Flickr and Youth Voices?
21:35:24 SusanEttenheim: tim - do you have skype?
21:37:31 SusanEttenheim: yes carolyn our students are high school so the flickr was no prob
21:37:46 SusanEttenheim: and we've been involved in youth voices for a few years now
21:38:29 CarolynPonce: Thanks.
21:39:37 mattr_95: I am Ms. Ettenheim's student, and I really enjoy YouthVoices and FlickR, especially the way we coordinate the two to get the most out of them. It's really safe - no last names or anything like that.
21:41:30 Craig Hicks: Matt, would you share URLs where I can look at what you have posted on YouthVoices and Flickr?
21:41:56 CarolynPonce: Matt. Thanks for the info. I'd love to get the students here in North Eastern Arkansas on there.
21:43:57 mattr_95: Craig - one second
21:44:25 SusanEttenheim: hi wade - welcome!
21:44:30 SusanEttenheim: where and what do you teach?
21:44:33 Wade Gemmell: hello
21:44:40 Wade Gemmell: Chilliwack bc
21:44:51 SusanEttenheim: what grades?
21:44:54 SusanEttenheim: welcome!
21:45:01 Jakegarcia: I'm so sorry for mentioning this, Tim, but you know of Flight of the Conchords? haha, I'm sorry. That must be so cliche.
21:45:25 mattr_95: Craig - Here comes the sun: http://youthvoices.net/node/37191
21:45:40 SusanEttenheim: welcome back wade
21:45:41 Craig Hicks: thanks Matt!
21:46:23 mattr_95: My FlickR: http://www.flickr.com/photos/matthewresnick/ (The only reason it has my full name is because I had the account prior to the class)
21:48:42 Paul Allison: http://www.urgentevoke.com/profile/MicheleBaron
21:49:02 Paul Allison: http://paulallison.tumblr.com/post/522025157/paul-check-out-this-flickr-...
21:49:45 Craig Hicks: Is this chat available after the session?
21:50:18 SusanEttenheim: yes craig it will be posted as a podcast
21:51:40 Craig Hicks: Great!
21:51:54 SusanEttenheim: at edtechtalk.com and teachersteachingteachers.org
21:55:45 tim: @jakegarcia
21:55:59 tim: yeah - enjoy the conchords. have met brett. he's a good dude
21:56:23 tim: they both live in welllington - when they're not filming conchords - we get to see them around town
21:59:23 mattr_95: Cool FlickR group if you're into abstract and colorful photos  - http://www.flickr.com/groups/the_psychedelic_colour_group/
21:59:50 Jakegarcia: @tim; that's wonderful. I've wanted to meet them for a long time. Maybe one day. Downloading Brett's solo album now, actually.
22:00:06 tim: can i ask how you run the 'photo-walks'? that sounds like a cool method that I could use with my class
22:03:14 Jakegarcia: don't know if we'll get to it, but I wanted to talk about HDR photography, something my father has been getting into for almost a year
22:03:41 Jakegarcia: is there anyway to copy and paste a url?
22:03:41 Paul Allison: http://paulallison.tumblr.com/post/522025157/paul-check-out-this-flickr-...
22:03:44 SusanEttenheim: I hope so!
22:03:50 SusanEttenheim: drag it in
22:04:21 SusanEttenheim: tim we just go out and walk and take photos and we always have a little direction
22:04:43 Jakegarcia: http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/d/d4/New_York_City_at_nigh...
22:04:55 Jakegarcia: don't know if that worked
22:05:28 CarolynPonce: Jake. Wow!! That's wonderful!
22:06:45 Jakegarcia: also, here's the spring shooting challenge at
22:06:46 Jakegarcia: gizmodo.com
22:06:53 Jakegarcia: http://gizmodo.com/5515261/264-stupendous-spring-wallpapers
22:08:22 Craig Hicks: What a great way to learn...Watching the Mets and Rockies baseball game,
22:08:49 Paul Allison: http://www.urgentevoke.com/profile/MicheleBaron
22:09:24 CarolynPonce: I have to share that a bird has made its nest in our door wreath. No eggs yet and it's too dark for a picture. :(
22:13:39 SusanEttenheim: thanks everyone have a good night!