Using Technology Tools To Enhance Collaboration: Solutions from Education Initiatives

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SubmitterName Becky Reid
Submitteremail [email protected]
Meeting Summer 2012
SessionType breakout
Title Using Technology Tools To Enhance Collaboration: Solutions from Education Initiatives
Abstract This session will feature technology tools that enable collaboration without travel (and minimum carbon) as presented by ESIP members who use these tools in Education initiatives. Demonstrations will be accompanied by a discussion of associated best practices. The emphasis will be on free and low cost options that you can use right away. No long learning curve in this workshop!

Workshop presentions will feature: WebEX—It can do more than you think Facebook—Creating an online community to support your project Twitter—Stay connected 140 characters at a time join.me – Instant, easy and FREE remote screen sharing Google Sites—collaborate over the same document Google Forms—From quick surveys to formalized data collection Google groups—Stay in touch, without sharing with the whole world BB Collaborate—Webinars built for education Mobile Apps—share data anywhere with anyone Drupal—online workspaces, discussion boards and moreProperty "Abstract" (as page type) with input value "This session will feature technology tools that enable collaboration without travel (and minimum carbon) as presented by ESIP members who use these tools in Education initiatives. Demonstrations will be accompanied by a discussion of associated best practices. The emphasis will be on free and low cost options that you can use right away. No long learning curve in this workshop!</br>Workshop presentions will feature:</br>WebEX—It can do more than you think</br>Facebook—Creating an online community to support your project</br>Twitter—Stay connected 140 characters at a time</br>join.me – Instant, easy and FREE remote screen sharing</br>Google Sites—collaborate over the same document</br>Google Forms—From quick surveys to formalized data collection</br>Google groups—Stay in touch, without sharing with the whole world</br>BB Collaborate—Webinars built for education</br>Mobile Apps—share data anywhere with anyone</br>Drupal—online workspaces, discussion boards and more" contains invalid characters or is incomplete and therefore can cause unexpected results during a query or annotation process.

VirtualPresenters yes
VirtualParticipants yes
CoConveners Becky Reid, Margaret Mooney, LuAnn Dahlman, Tamara Ledley
CollabAreas Education, Climate Education, Internal ESIP Education