Building Learning Communities

Discovery Education is proud to announce the next program in the popular EdTechConnect series of interactive webinars. On Wednesday, March 15, Alan November will conduct a web-based presentation titled “Building Learning Communities.”  If you would like to join the conversation, click here to reserve a spot—there is a limit of 200 participants, so act soon!

Alan November is a well-known leader in the area of educational technology and the founder of the Stanford Institute for Educational Leadership Through Technology. You can learn more about him at his website, November Learning. The synopsis of his upcoming webinar suggests that “We now have tools to build and strengthen our learning communities. We have the opportunity to provide our students with authentic assessment relationships over the web that can help dramatically improve student motivation. We can take advantage of the communication tools the Internet provides, such as blogs, Instant Messenger, video conference or email. Research suggests many students are more willing to ask for help and accept criticism when they are online.”

After you have registered, you will receive a confirming e-mail message with instructions for joining the webinar session. Please join us on Wednesday for what promises to be a valuable presentation.

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