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Webheads in Action This Week at Tapped In (March 15-21)
Posted by: BJ Berquist ()
Date: March 11, 2009 09:56AM

Professional Development for Educators:
This Week at Tapped In (March 15-21)


SUNDAY
* Webheads in Action - TESOL/ESL/EFL/ELL community discussion for language teachers.

MONDAY
* BirdSleuth Open House! Interested in inquiry projects through Birds and Citizen Science. . . but, need some support? BirdSleuth staff, joined by experienced BirdSleuth teachers, are here to help. Learn how this group can help you with your math and science classroom projects!


TUESDAY
* SPECIAL!!! Math Transformers: Chat with special guest and award winning storyteller and author Dianne de las Casas, author of Tangram Tales. Dianne will show you how to use storytelling in your math class and across the curriculum. Don't miss this great opportunity to meet Dianne! [www.storyconnection.net]

* Learning from Lyrics - In this media literacy curriculum Johnathan Chase involves the use of popular song lyrics as an interdisciplinary instructional strategy to engage, motivate and inspire students, grades 5-12.


WEDNESDAY
* Targeting Librarians! Funding Technology - Join Lesley Farmer in the Cybrarians Group Room where the March topic is e-Booktalks..

* K-12 Language Arts - Karen Lemmons leads this monthly discussion. Karen will present resources for Women's History Month.


THURSDAY
* ePortfolios - Lynne Wolters leads this discussion on using ePortfolios for authentic assessment and beyond. Bring your questions, suggestions, strategies to share and inspire. Lynne looks forward to reconnecting with each of you.

* Web 2.0 Tools - Come to this interactive session led by Lynne Wolters, to play with free Web 2.0 tools you can use in your classrooms and your life the very next day!


SATURDAY
* Religious Educators discussion with John Greenamyre

* Collaboration Community - Jeff Cooper leads this discussion about ideas that foster collaboration and support between teachers, students and parents.

* K-12 Campus Tour and Classroom Support - Learn more about the safe and secure K-12 Student Campus and how you can create your own K-12 Student Classroom during this tour with Jeff Cooper.


* TIPS AND TRICKS sessions are offered throughout the week to help both new and experienced Tapped In users get the most from the interface!
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If you don't see an event that interests you, or have a suggestion for future discussions, send us an email and let us know! Comments are always appreciated!
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Respectfully submitted,
BJ Berquist
Associate Educator, TAPPED IN
bjb@tappedin.org

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