Course Outline for Designing and Managing Collaborative Projects

Units may be given over a series of sessions or during the course of 1-2 days. Most courses can be trimmed to 7 hours and expanded to 12 hours. This is a proposed schedule for a 1 day (7 hour) course.

Time Schedule
Unit
Online Resources
8 - 8:15 am
Introductions, Course Registration (online)
- http://www.thenetworkedlearner.com/
8:15 - 9 am
Designing and Managing Collaborative Projects (presentation)

9 - 10 am
Using Tools to Search out Big Ideas
- http://news.google.com
- http://scholar.google.com
- http://search.google.com
10 - 10:15 am
Break

10:15 - 11:30 am
Teachers as Designers - Using Google Docs to develop an interdisciplinary UbD Template
- http://docs.google.com
11:30 - 12:45 am
Teachers as Designers (cont.) - Presenting and Peer Reviewing Your Ideas

12:45 - 1:15 pm
Lunch

1:15 - 2:30 pm
Choosing and Unlocking the Best Tools (hands on)

2:30 - 3:45 pm
Choosing and Unlocking the Best Tools (hands on)

3:45 - 4 pm
Course Evaluations
-http://thenetworkedlearner.wikispaces.com/Courses

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