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Thursday, October 15

  1. page Jared Colley (Arlington, Texas)Joel Garza (Addison, Texas) edited ... Here's an example of Jared Colley's former students helping podcast to his current students ab…
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    Here's an example of Jared Colley's former students helping podcast to his current students about W. Shakespeare's Macbeth
    Here is a podcast-inspired interview Joel Garza did with Greenhill athletics department.
    Here is an interview Joel Garza conducted with an alumnus as part of a senior unit titled Self Portrait at 28.
    Here is an exemplary soundfile that a student recorded in response to Genesis last year in Joel Garza's lit. class.
    Here is a recording Joel Garza made for my AP lit class as they were collaborating with a Greenhill art history instructor for a unit on Gutai art.
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Tuesday, October 13

  1. page Jared Colley (Arlington, Texas)Joel Garza (Addison, Texas) edited ... 10. Watch video (produced by Oakridge Video Production students) of the 2013 Dubliners Colloqu…
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    10. Watch video (produced by Oakridge Video Production students) of the 2013 Dubliners Colloquium here
    Feel free to explore our other collaborative journey with Richard III here
    Other examples of podcasting, etc.:
    Here's an example of Jared Colley's former students helping podcast to his current students about W. Shakespeare's Macbeth
    Here is a podcast-inspired interview Joel Garza did with Greenhill athletics department.
    Here is an interview Joel Garza conducted with an alumnus as part of a senior unit titled Self Portrait at 28.
    Here is an exemplary soundfile that a student recorded in response to Genesis last year in Joel Garza's lit. class.
    Here is a recording Joel Garza made for my AP lit class as they were collaborating with a Greenhill art history instructor for a unit on Gutai art.
    Please feel free to use Joel Garza’s Soundcloud page where he compiles faculty (and poets!) reading poetry.
    Please feel free to annotate with Joel Garza’s Greenhill students on his LitGenius page, which can be found here

    Reflections on Collaboration:
    Collaborating Across Campuses: a Google Site Resource
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    More on Learning as a Community: How Google Docs can Redefine the Roles of Class Discussion for Teachers and Shy Kids Alike by Jared Colley
    More on Reading & Thinking for Each Other: Why Students Need to Create, Curate, & Own their Knowledge & Learning by Jared Colley
    The Joys of Collaboration: Shakespeare Across the Campuses by Jared Colley
    Jared Colley's Work on Gamification:
    Gamifying the Classroom: a Google Site Resource
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  2. page Jared Colley (Arlington, Texas)Joel Garza (Addison, Texas) edited ... Additional Resources: Tech Tools We Used to Facilitate Online Collaboration: We 1. We use…
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    Additional Resources:
    Tech Tools We Used to Facilitate Online Collaboration:
    We1. We used Blogger
    Blog site for Dubliners project: dubliners2013.blogspot.com
    Blog site for Richard III project: WeReadR3.blogspot.com
    2. Joel used Audacity to record mp3 files for the other schools
    3. Jared used GarageBand to record mp3 files for the other schools
    4. We used GoogleDocs to share "Thought Pieces" that anyone could comment on and perhaps edit.
    5. We used smart phones to shoot video that we then would upload to YouTube and embed in Blogger
    Here's an at-a-glance, walk-through of the Dubliners collaboration with examples of student work:
    1. Joel Garza visits Hockaday School to deliver his students' questions in person to Hockaday students who then gave him questions to bring back to Greenhill School: Go Here.
    2. Dr. Deborah Moreland of Hockaday blogs about her class's perspective here.
    3. Oakridge students want in on the conversation, so they start publishing posts here and here.
    4. Greenhill students, using Audacity, record an mp3 file for both Hockaday and Oakridge; follow the link here
    5. Oakridge students, using GarageBand, record an mp3 response for both Greenhill and Hockaday; follow the bottom link here
    6. Oakridge write midterm essays on Aristotle and Dubliners (it was technically of Philosophy class...) for Hockaday's Philosophy & Lit. class here
    7. Hockaday Philosophy students respond to Oakridge essays by recording, uploading, and embedding a YouTube video here
    8. Oakridge students record and upload "trailer" vids for their formal essays; examples can be found here
    9. Students submit papers and several are chosen to present at the coloquium; examples here, here, and here.
    10. Watch video (produced by Oakridge Video Production students) of the 2013 Dubliners Colloquium here
    Feel free to explore our other collaborative journey with Richard III here

    Reflections on Collaboration:
    Collaborating Across Campuses: a Google Site Resource
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  3. page Jared Colley (Arlington, Texas)Joel Garza (Addison, Texas) edited ... Engage in the Session. It doesn't matter if you are in Des Moines, Chicago, Los Angeles, Paris…
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    Engage in the Session. It doesn't matter if you are in Des Moines, Chicago, Los Angeles, Paris or Shanghai - This is an online professional development model that can support your faculty.
    Additional Resources:
    Collaboration:Tech Tools We Used to Facilitate Online Collaboration:
    We used Blogger to upload and share demonstrations of student learning
    Blog site for Dubliners project: dubliners2013.blogspot.com
    Blog site for Richard III project: WeReadR3.blogspot.com
    Reflections on Collaboration:

    Collaborating Across Campuses: a Google Site Resource
    An Authentic Audience: Lit Genius and Soundcloud by Joel Garza
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Monday, October 12

  1. page Leigh Zeitz 2015 edited ... Engage in the Session. It doesn't matter if you are in Des Moines, Chicago, Los Angeles, Paris…
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    Engage in the Session. It doesn't matter if you are in Des Moines, Chicago, Los Angeles, Paris or Shanghai - This is an online professional development model that can support your faculty.
    Additional Resources
    PowerPoint Presentation on Slideshare
    Resource page on Dr. Z Reflects

    Rube Goldberg Inc.
    Rube Goldberg Videos Played at the Beginning
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    4:42 am

Sunday, October 11

  1. page Larry Ferlazzo edited ... Contact @Larryferlazzo on Twitter Visit Larry's resource-sharing blog and his Education Week …
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    Contact @Larryferlazzo on Twitter
    Visit Larry's resource-sharing blog and his Education Week teacher advice column
    Speakers - Please add additional resources that you would like to supply your audience.
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    12:06 pm

Saturday, October 10

  1. page Larry Ferlazzo edited ... Additional Resources Video: Developing Leadership In Classrooms, Schools and Communities De…
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    Additional Resources
    Video: Developing Leadership In Classrooms, Schools and Communities
    Developing Teacher Leadership For The Long Haul is the Education Week article accompanying the video.
    Supporting Materials for topics covered in the video
    Contact @Larryferlazzo on Twitter
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