This webinar is hosted in English
Using Moodle to Develop Online Literacy Communities by Karrie Anne Vitti
This webinar will introduce participants to 10 different types of literature communities created using the Moodle Learning Management System including: literature circles, whole class literature circles, and circles that are broken up into groups, parent /child, multiple classes and professional development communities. In addition participants will learn the basic steps in developing, managing and how to find districts to collaborate with. Interested participants will be given a Moodle course to create their own literature community.
Doctor of Education
Matthew Poole aka Cyrus Hush
Matthew Poole is the Director of Online Academics at American National University in Roanoke, Virginia. He is working on a PhD in Education with a concentration in web-based learning, and regularly leads tours in Second Life of interesting new ideas and builds that might be of scientific, cultural, historic or artistic interest to educators.
WOW or SL: Things to Think about When Choosing a Virtual World for Teaching
My presentation will be a tour of Expedition Central and a discussion of possible applications of Second Life and/or Open Sim environments in education with either a YouTube video or slide show comparing the educational values of Second Life and World of Warcraft (which is almost done). SLURL to come.