Access to FREE Professional Development … From Your Computer
Interact with experts in the fields of collaborative learning, educational trends, distance learning, and technology. CILC’s live Spotlight Sessions are:
- available to those registered on www.cilc.org. To register is free.
- presented in a webinar format. What is a Webinar?
- On Demand and accessible to those with Premium Service to make your experience more than a one time event!
Upcoming Session – Register Early!
Enhance Your Professional Learning with Twitter
Presenter: Dr. Carol Skyring
Date & Time: March 12, 2014, 5:00 – 6:00 PM
Registration Deadline: March 11, 2014
Join Twitter expert Dr. Carol Skyring of Brisbane, Australia in this session focused on utilizing Twitter to extend your learning network and build your professional learning network (PLN).
Love it or hate it, Twitter is here to stay! Thousands of educators around the world have embraced Twitter and moved beyond the inane posting of their daily lives. They're using Twitter to support their professional learning through sharing ideas and resources. How can YOU use Twitter to enhance your learning? In this session you'll learn how Twitter can be used to create a valuable learning network that will be available whenever you need it.
Participants will learn:
Dr. Carol Skyring is an inspirational educator who has been involved in the design, application and effective use of technology for teaching and learning since 1986. Carol works with universities, colleges, schools, government and corporations throughout Australia, New Zealand, the United States and Europe. As an acknowledged leader in this field, Carol has been published in numerous journals, is a frequent speaker at national and international conferences and has authored a number of books and eBooks. You can read many of her papers and articles at http://www.scribd.com/cdltoz
Carol is a 21st Century Navigator at LearnTel-she helps educators navigate their way through 21st Century Technology. Carol's M Ed research investigated the nature of interaction in educational videoconferencing and her doctoral research investigated the use of microblogging for professional learning.
Target Audience: Teachers, Lecturers, Student Teachers
Join us for this special spotlight session with an internationally known and respected expert!
- Sessions are limited to 100 participants.
- Purchase CILC Premium Service today for access to all On Demand Spotlights!
For more information and to suggest topics and speakers for future spotlight sessions, contact Tonia Carriger at 317-231-6526.
What Others are Saying
"Thank you for sponsoring the webinar. It was extremely beneficial!"
Participant from Dr. Kimberly Tyson's session No Tears for Tiers: The Common Core Tiered Vocabulary Made Simple
Participant from David Gordon's session: Meeting the Needs of Children with Chronic Health Conditions-In and Out of the Hospital
"The best intro to vc course on the planet."
Participant from Doug Meyer's session: Tips for Integrating Videoconferencing into your Classroom: An Introduction
“Great ideas and resources I will implement. Usually webinars seem too long. I wish this one could have kept going.”
Participant from Wes Fryer’s Spotlight Session on Quick Victories for Blended Learning
“It gave me some ideas on making the learning authentic/providing hooks. I struggle for ideas on how to do that, but gained some valuable ideas from the presentation to help move me forward in this area.”
Participant from Bev Mattocks and Monica Cougan’s Spotlight session on Student Engagement: Real World Projects – Rich in 21st Century Skills