Welcome. I will embed the PowerPoint here once our session is completed.

On October 19, 2010, 20 educators will gather in Technology Classroom 2 at Martin Professional Development Center, 2400 Fairfax Avenue, Nashville, TN to spend a workday working and playing with Web 2.0 tools and concepts in the 3rd iteration of Web20forUS!

Here is what I'm calling our "Probable Schedule":


8:30 to 8:45 – Introductions and “On Task Distraction” backchat setup __http://chatterous.com/web20forus/__

8:45 to 9:00 -- Sir Ken Robinson: __Why Education Kills Divergent Learning Skills__

9 to 10:30 - Build your PLN with Web 2.0 tools (Twitter, Facebook, and such)

10:30 to 10:45 - Bio-break

10:45 to 11:30 - Navigate the ReadWriteWeb (Blogs, wikis, and more)

11:30 to 12:45 - Lunch on your own

12:45 to 2:00 Online Webinar, Learning in Today’s World: Blending the Best of Formal and Social Approaches--Implementing the New Blended Model

2:00 to 2:15 Bio-break

2:15 to 3:15 - Virtual Worlds—3D Immersive Environments (Second Life, OpenSimulator, and beyond)

3:15-3:30 - Wrap up: “Where to from here?”