ThingLink is a powerful tool for making connections and we are pleased to announce an exciting lineup of events to celebrate Connected Educator month. The events are designed to grow and strengthen our community of educators through the sharing of knowledge and ideas. Explore this interactive image to learn more about the events. Read more about them below.
ThingLink Educator Roundup
Do you LOVE ThingLink? Are you a talented educator who inspires others? Are you a connected educator who teaches other educators to use Thinglink? We invite you to become a ThingLink Expert Educator. We hope many talented educators will take advantage of this opportunity to learn, share and grow within our professional learning community.
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MOOC – Massive Open Online Course
Have you ever participated in a MOOC? A MOOC is free education for all, usually facilitated through a Google Hangout! Chris Long facilitates the University of California Irvine Extension’s Advanced Instructional Strategies in the Virtual Classroom MOOC through Coursera. The participants are primarily teachers, pre-service teacher or other educational specialists in K12 and higher ed. The demographics of the course show a strong international diversity.
In the hangout, we will share some powerful strategies for increasing students’ engagement in learning using ThingLink and ThingLink for Video. With a course enrollment of over 4,700 participants, this event certainly illustrates the opportunities that exist for connected educators.
Sign up for this event on Google+. Live @ 7:00 PM EDT. Convert to your time zone.
Transform Teaching & Learning with ThingLink & Google Drive
Educators need a flexible toolkit of resources to meet a variety of unique personal learning needs. Keep it simple with just two amazing multimedia rich tools, ThingLink and Google Docs. Use these accessible and easy to embrace tools together to transform teaching and learning in amazing ways! Explore an interactive graphic with 12 resources you can use to transform teaching and learning with ThingLink and Google Drive.
Sign up for this webinar on 10/14 . Live @ 8:00 PM EDT or sign-up to receive the archive. Convert to your time zone.
Interactive Image Slam Featuring EdTech Superstars!
Featuring Richard Byrne | Shelly S. Terrell | Sue Gorman
ThingLink is pleased and excited to invite you to connect with a talented panel of EdTech guest experts to explore one of their very own ThingLink Interactive Images. Join Richard Byrne, Shelly S.Terrell and Sue Gorman and learn about the powerful ways these amazing educators use ThingLink to transform teaching and learning!
Sign up for this Webinar on 10/28. Live at 8:00 PM EDT or sign-up to receive the archive. Convert to your time zone.