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Greg McVerry

Hey educators moving online, want a greener, more accessible web?

Do you collaborative editing in a wiki not Google Docs, Just checked same article in both places. 56 MB for the gDoc and 17.12 kb for my wiki! Massively smaller

Greg McVerry

hey @scsu faculty at 11:00 I am running a session on Using Your LMS for the Teaching and Assessing of College Writing join gme, check the online trainign schedule. Other or faculty DM for the link.

Greg McVerry

Hey @scsu students published another video in Online Survival Guide Series: How to start yourself off for success each week:

(sorry for the buzz, had laundry going forgot to lower my gain)

Greg McVerry

Today's prompt, "In what ways do you serve or help others?" join us in our . Reply, journal, just think on it. The day belongs to you as a gift from us.

Greg McVerry

I have a bunch of video ideas folks can use in their online classrooms right now:

Greg McVerry

& teachers moving online & thinking about microlectutres,backstage post my planning one for @scsu classes. I have not taught with a ppt in over a year, you do not need to narrate slide decks.

Greg McVerry

Example of a most effective and effiicient way to ensure all students succeed in #k12 #highered online. metacognitive checklist, an example from #edu106 @scsu

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Want to know the most effective and efficient way to help students succeed in your online class? Just provide a metacognitive checklist.

Here is an example from my Southern Connecticut State University class an intro to

Did you read the Maisha Winn article?

Did you make a concept map, drawing the shape of Winn's piece? How would you visually represent the ideas, organizations, and connections?

Did you publish a post describing what you will learn?

Did you publish a blog post, meeting our new high standards, reflecting on the readings?

Did you bookmark three sources you will use to learn something?

Did you take and share notes on the bookmarks you shared?

Did you share three written reflections on what your are learning?

Did you share thee audio reflection on what you are learning?

Did you analyze a mentor text using our graphic organizer?

Did you submit a graphic organizer analyzing an online community

Did you write a 250 case study of your online community evaluating the space using a connected learning lens?

Greg McVerry

Hey @scsu at 11:00 I am demoing how to support group work in online learning. I welcome any or teacher to join. but DM for link to avoid videobombing.

Greg McVerry

Hey congrats to many of you who had your first day of online

Greg McVerry

Let the liberal education program focus on the agency of the learner, let them DO school rather than pushing to DO school to them. They have suvived that hell in , don't bring it to


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