Classroom Technology / Collaboration / Collaborations / Digital Media / digital storytelling / Tech PD

Learning More about METC

The 2011 Midwest Education Technology Conference is coming up February 14, 15 and 16th. Registration is open (in fact, the Super Early Bird rate has been extended to December 17th)! If you have not attended an METC, make sure you check out this video produced by students in the Ferguson-Florissant School District. They covered METC … Continue reading

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What does PD look like in the VLC?

Here are just a few snapshots taken here at the Virtual Learning Center of Cooperating School Districts during the fall of 2010. Be sure to check out our Flickr page to see even more images of workshops, academies, videoconferences and other activities that have been going on! Continue reading

Classroom Technology / Collaboration / Distance Learning / Videoconferencing / Web 2.0

Spring Polycom Special Events Sign-Up Starts Wednesday

Check out the Polycom Special Events calendar! These free videoconference events are always very popular and they fill up fast. Registration for Polycom customers opens on Wednesday, December 1st for January through May events. According to it’s wiki, “Polycom Special Events are designed to provide Polycom customers free curriculum-rich videoconferencing connections in order to demonstrate … Continue reading

Classroom Technology / Collaborations / Digital Media / digital storytelling / VLC Programs

2 Weeks 2 Go!

The 2010 movie submission deadline is Monday, December 13th at 5 o’clock sharp for the Show-Me a Movie contest. All movies must be mailed to Cooperating School Districts by 5 p.m. – remember, we do not accept movies sent via email or DVD; send your 2-minute movies on CD through the mail. For complete contest … Continue reading

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what do you see in the mirror?

Just a reminder that Healthy Kids | Healthy Classrooms (formerly our Mental Health Series) is a professional development videoconference series for K-12 educators. Join us on December 15th for “Mirror, mirror on the wall…” Body Image and Youth. At the end of this presentation over videoconference, educators will understand the following: Understand factors that affect … Continue reading