Yearly Archives: 2011

SITE 2012 FINAL Call for Participation: Due Jan 16

March 5 - 9, 2012  *  Austin, Texas   Sheraton Austin Hotel Teaching in Exponential Times! Call for Conference & Research Book Participation SITE now offers a peer refereed publication opportunity for SITE Conference presenters: SITE Research Highlights Book Due: January 16, 2012 SITE 2012 is the 23rd annual conference of the Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education . Join with 1,200+ colleagues from over 50 countries in Austin, Texas! This society represents individual teacher educators and affiliated organizations of teacher educators in all disciplines, who are interested in the creation and dissemination of knowledge about the use of information technology in teacher education and faculty/staff development. SITE is a society of AACE .  Social Events & Tours Thursday - Down Home Texas Gathering Tour, Dinner & Dancing!   Join with your fellow SITE 2012 Attendees on the social event!   Sp ecial Discounted Tickets are available with registration , including: Barbecue dinner at Texas Old Town   Live band and dancing! Roundtrip Transportation in Luxury Motorcoaches Austin is the state capital of Texas,  and we pride ourselves on
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Final Reminder – EdMedia 2012: Call for Presentations: Dec 12

Call for Participation Proposals Due: December 12, 2011 June 25 - 29    Denver, Colorado   Grand Hyatt Denve r      EdMedia is an international conference, organized by the Association for the Advancement of Computing in E ducati on ( AACE ). This annual international conference serves as a multi-disciplinary forum for the discussion and exchange of information on the research, development, and applications on all topics related to multimedia, hypermedia and telecommunications/distance education. EdMedia attracts more than 1,500 leaders in the field from over 70 countries. We invite you to attend EdMedia and submit proposals for papers, panels, roundtables, tutorials, workshops, posters/demonstrations, corporate showcases/demos, and discussions.  Click here for Color Poster PDF to Print & Distribute Major Topics & Presentation Categories Major Topics:   Infrastructure Tools & Content-oriented Applications New Roles of the Instructor & Learner Human-computer Interaction (HCI/CHI) Cases & Projects Universal Web Accessibility Indigenous Peoples & Technology Presentation Categories NEW! Virtual Participation  has been added to the program with the same validity (publication, certification, etc.) as the face-to-face (F2F) conference and with the capability to interact
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EdMedia 2012: Denver, CO Call for Presentations: Dec 12

Call for Participation Proposals Due: December 12, 2011 June 25 - 29    Denver, Colorado   Grand Hyatt Denve r      EdMedia is an international conference, organized by the Association for the Advancement of Computing in E ducati on ( AACE ). This annual international conference serves as a multi-disciplinary forum for the discussion and exchange of information on the research, development, and applications on all topics related to multimedia, hypermedia and telecommunications/distance education. EdMedia attracts more than 1,500 leaders in the field from over 70 countries. We invite you to attend EdMedia and submit proposals for papers, panels, roundtables, tutorials, workshops, posters/demonstrations, corporate showcases/demos, and discussions.  Click here for Color Poster PDF to Print & Distribute Major Topics & Presentation Categories Major Topics:   Infrastructure Tools & Content-oriented Applications New Roles of the Instructor & Learner Human-computer Interaction (HCI/CHI) Cases & Projects Universal Web Accessibility Indigenous Peoples & Technology Presentation Categories NEW! Virtual Participation  has been added to the program with the same validity (publication, certification, etc.) as the face-to-face (F2F) conference and with the capability to interact
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eBook Pre-Announcement

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E-Learn 2011 Post Conference Update

  Events & Flickr Flickr Photos Be sure to check out the Flickr photos showcasing the exciting events of E-Learn 2011 in stunning Honolulu, Hawaii! E-Learn 2012, Montreal, Canada Call for Participation Proposals Due: May 25, 2012 E-Learn 2012, Montral, Canada October 9-12, 2012 Call for Participation PDF (Print & Distribute) Color Poster PDF to Print Social Networking Conference Proceedings are now available fo r purchasein book form at the AACE Online Bookshelf
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Global TIME 2012 (Online) Call for Participation: Due December 5th, 2011

Online Conference:  February 7 - 9, 2012 Call For Virtual Participation Proposals Due: December 5, 2011 www.aace.org/conf/gtime Online in the comfort of your home, office, or wherever you choose! Live Sessions for multiple time zones Invited Speakers Virtual Peer-Reviewed Talks Pre-Conference Workshops All Recorded for You + 3 month EdITLib Digital Library subscription! It's about TIME we: gain a better understanding of the biggest issues faced by the world's educators. provide a platform for the world's best visionaries, thinkers, teachers, researchers, and developers. discuss, examine and disseminate the best ideas from and for the global community. worked together as a global force to change, improve, and create a better future for education. It's about TIME ... Global TIME (Technology, Innovation, Media and Education)! Global TIME is a cross-disciplinary online conference which focuses on the global intersections of technology, innovation, media, and education. Your Registration Includes Live Sessions across various Time Zones Invited Speakers 3 Workshops ($300 value) Accepted Virtual Presentations Recordings of all Presentations and Workshops Proceedings Papers Subscription to the EdITLib Digital Library (3 months, $60 value) Register Early by January 20 and SAVE!!
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Final Reminder: SITE 2012 Call for Participation: Due Oct 21

March 5 - 9, 2012  *  Austin, Texas Sheraton Austin Hotel Teaching in Exponential Times! Call for F2F & Virtual Participation Due: October 21, 2011 SITE 2012 is the 23rd annual conference of the Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education . Join with 1,200+ colleagues from over 50 countries in Austin, Texas! This society represents individual teacher educators and affiliated organizations of teacher educators in all disciplines, who are interested in the creation and dissemination of knowledge about the use of information technology in teacher education and faculty/staff development. SITE is a society of AACE .   Call for Participation PDF to Print SITE - Seeing! Experience SITE 2012 in a whole NEW way! Pre-Conference: Professional Local Tours Manor New Tech High School (NTHS) East Austin Academy College Prep Education Visualization Lab & Center, Univ. of Texas at Austin Texas Advanced Computing Center Conference Related Activites SITE Quest SITE Second Life Event Austin Geo-Caching
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EdMedia 2012: Denver, CO Call for Presentations: Dec 12

Call for Participation Proposals Due: December 12, 2011 June 25 - 29 Denver, Colorado Grand Hyatt Denve r EdMedia is an international conference, organized by the Association for the Advancement of Computing in E ducati on ( AACE ).This annual international conference serves as a multi-disciplinary forum for the discussion and exchange of information on the research, development, and applications on all topics related to multimedia, hypermedia and telecommunications/distance education. EdMedia attracts more than 1,500 leaders in the field from over 70 countries. We invite you to attend EdMedia and submit proposals for papers, panels, roundtables, tutorials, workshops, posters/demonstrations, corporate showcases/demos, and discussions.   Click here for Color Poster PDF to Print & Distribute Major Topics & Presentation Categories Major Topics: Infrastructure Tools & Content-oriented Applications New Roles of the Instructor & Learner Human-computer Interaction (HCI/CHI) Cases & Projects Universal Web Accessibility Indigenous Peoples & Technology Presentation Categories NEW! Virtual Participation has been added to the program with the same validity (publication, certification, etc.) as the face-to-face (F2F) conference and with the capability to interact with session participants .
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SITE 2012 (Austin, TX) Call for Participation: Due Oct 21

March 5 - 9, 2012  *  Austin, Texas Sheraton Austin Hotel Teaching in Exponential Times! Call for F2F & Virtual Participation Due: October 21, 2011 SITE 2012 is the 23rd annual conference of the Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education . Join with 1,200+ colleagues from over 50 countries in Austin, Texas! This society represents individual teacher educators and affiliated organizations of teacher educators in all disciplines, who are interested in the creation and dissemination of knowledge about the use of information technology in teacher education and faculty/staff development. SITE is a society of AACE .   Call for Participation PDF to Print SITE - Seeing! Experience SITE 2012 in a whole NEW way! Pre-Conference: Professional Local Tours Manor New Tech High School (NTHS) East Austin Academy College Prep Education Visualization Lab & Center, Univ. of Texas at Austin Texas Advanced Computing Center Conference Related Activites SITE Quest SITE Second Life Event Austin Geo-Caching
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Social Media and the Classroom

Social Media and the Classroom Reprinted from Guide to Online Schools     Social media is a trend on the up and up, and it's still very unclear what long-term place it will have in our lives. However, if you interact with pre-teens and teens, the first generations to have grown up with web 2.0, the evidence is compelling that social media is changing the way we live in a pretty deep way. So what does this mean for educational institutions, those pillars of learning that are usually attempting to reach these same tech-savvy young adults? Has Technology Changed the Way We Think? The whole debate about incorporating social media into education stems from a presumption: that technology has changed the way we think and process information. Different researchers, psychologists, and educators have been discussing the evidence of this for a while now. Some, such as distinguished technology researchers John Seeley Brown and Richard P. Adler, put it this way: "… instead of starting from the Cartesian premise of "I think, therefore I am," and from the assumption that knowledge
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