Transforming learning through global collaboration
For this challenge, we were asked to complete a task with the FCP organization. The one I chose was judging student videos for one of the FCProjects. The students created videos - the ones I assessed were those dealing with Globalization and Outsourcing. The rubric provided was very helpful and I found it to be useful and reliable. The other judges and I, (two others) listed our top 4-5 videos…Continue
Posted on January 3, 2013 at 3:00am — 1 Comment
Our task is to join a group of people to pursue a plan for a global collaborative project. Thanks to the FlatClassrooms Ning and Julie and Vicki - I have connected with other teacher educators who are interested in discussing ways we can collaborate.
Mostly I have been in contact with Eva Brown, from a previous cohort who is doing Amazing things with her pre-service teachers. She has been instrumental in guiding me along the way, helping me to take baby steps, and providing me with…
Posted on December 17, 2012 at 3:23am
What is a handshake and why is it important?
Handshaking can be traced as far back as 5th century BC. A handshake is a sign of mutual trust and respect. It is a person’s bond, an agreement between parties. It conveys partnership, equality, peace. Even in the field of telecommunications, machines commence new relationships with a handshake to establish a common set of working agreements:
“In information technology, telecommunications, and…Continue
Posted on November 18, 2012 at 2:00pm — 1 Comment