#teachtheweb—An Educator Innovator Webinar

October 15, 2013
9:00 am - 10:00 am PDT
By Educator Innovator

In this webinar, Laura Hilliger and Chris Lawrence of the Mozilla Foundation explore Webmaker tools for digital authorship and remix. Learn how to use tools like Thimble, Popcorn, and Web X-Ray Goggles to create open and shareable “teaching kits” that combine effective writing pedagogies with deeply engaging free and open digital production on the Web. Learn how you can become part of the supremely supportive #teachtheweb community.

Live Chat Archive

[Oct 15 2013, 3:59 PM] edinnovator: Getting ready to start in just a minute!
[Oct 15 2013, 4:02 PM] edinnovator: We’ve launched!
[Oct 15 2013, 4:03 PM] edinnovator: If you’re not seeing the video, hit play and make sure you refresh the page.
[Oct 15 2013, 4:03 PM] edinnovator: BTW, this is Paul Oh chatting as EdInnovator.
[Oct 15 2013, 4:05 PM] edinnovator: #ce13 is the hashtag for Connected Educator Month
[Oct 15 2013, 4:06 PM] edinnovator: I will definitely pass on questions from the chat to Chris and Laura.
[Oct 15 2013, 4:06 PM] MozTeach: Hello This is Chris, using our MozTeach handle
[Oct 15 2013, 4:08 PM] MozTeach: are you able see/hear the video?
[Oct 15 2013, 4:08 PM] chadsansing: Yes 🙂
[Oct 15 2013, 4:08 PM] MozTeach: cool
[Oct 15 2013, 4:10 PM] edinnovator: Love this video and haven’t seen it before! Do you have a link @MozTeach?
[Oct 15 2013, 4:10 PM] MozTeach: yes will share
[Oct 15 2013, 4:10 PM] edinnovator: great, thanks!
[Oct 15 2013, 4:12 PM] edinnovator: I love that reminder from Laura: “The web was built to be interoperable and knowable and to belong to all of us”
[Oct 15 2013, 4:12 PM] MozTeach: slides: http://zythepsary.com/mozilla/presentations/educator-innovator/#/step-1
[Oct 15 2013, 4:14 PM] MozTeach: Webmaker Teach section: https://webmaker.org/en-US/teach
[Oct 15 2013, 4:19 PM] edinnovator: Hive Learning Network: http://hivelearningnetwork.org/
[Oct 15 2013, 4:23 PM] chadsansing: Class is starting up – sorry to run; looking forward to hearing about the expansion of the Webmaker toolset 🙂
[Oct 15 2013, 4:24 PM] MozTeach: bye Chad
[Oct 15 2013, 4:24 PM] edinnovator: I love the idea that tools are the way to learn, the platform and the dissemination. And this sentence from Chris: “Practitioners become makers in adding to that resource set” So powerful.
[Oct 15 2013, 4:24 PM] edinnovator: Bye Chad!
[Oct 15 2013, 4:26 PM] professorsv: Are there existing student friendly guides to using the tools in Mozilla?
[Oct 15 2013, 4:27 PM] MozTeach: hive nyc blog http://explorecreateshare.org/
[Oct 15 2013, 4:27 PM] edinnovator: @professorsv We at NWP have created a few teaching kits meant for youth
[Oct 15 2013, 4:27 PM] edinnovator: I’ll gather a few links and post here.
[Oct 15 2013, 4:28 PM] professorsv: Thank you!
[Oct 15 2013, 4:28 PM] MozTeach: @professorsv we take a project based approach, so there are instructions embedded in the tools for instruction
[Oct 15 2013, 4:28 PM] MozTeach: but yes
[Oct 15 2013, 4:28 PM] edinnovator: And, yes, like @mozteach says, our kits have tool instructions embedded in the content creation
[Oct 15 2013, 4:29 PM] MozTeach: X-Ray Goggles teaching kit (remixable!) https://mozteach.makes.org/thimble/xray-goggles-teaching-kit
[Oct 15 2013, 4:29 PM] edinnovator: Here’s the webmaker teaching kits site: https://webmaker.org/en-US/teach
[Oct 15 2013, 4:29 PM] edinnovator: @professorsv Here’s one called “Coding with the NY Times” https://nwp.makes.org/thimble/coding-with-the-new-york-times
[Oct 15 2013, 4:30 PM] MozTeach: Our thinking is that 1) a project that motivates to learn 2) embedded instructions and 3) Kits for educators to shape to their/students needs
[Oct 15 2013, 4:30 PM] professorsv: Thank you!! These are great resources to have!
[Oct 15 2013, 4:32 PM] MozTeach: also will have “live help” in webmaker soon that allow real-time mentoring AND working with the HOMAGO Geek-Outs for webmaking “knitting circles”
[Oct 15 2013, 4:33 PM] professorsv: Oh, so cool.
[Oct 15 2013, 4:34 PM] MozTeach: more on the Web Lit Standards here: https://wiki.mozilla.org/Learning/WebLiteracyStandard
[Oct 15 2013, 4:35 PM] Christina: I’m late logging in but hello everyone!
[Oct 15 2013, 4:35 PM] MozTeach: hello
[Oct 15 2013, 4:35 PM] Christina: just in time for popcorn – excellent! 🙂
[Oct 15 2013, 4:35 PM] jenwoollven: Hi Christina!
[Oct 15 2013, 4:36 PM] edinnovator: Here’s the link to the Radio Rookies popcorn piece: http://popcorn.webmadecontent.org/y7
[Oct 15 2013, 4:36 PM] Christina: Oh, hi Jennifer! Nice to see you here.
[Oct 15 2013, 4:36 PM] MozTeach: WNYC Radio Rookies, you may have heard some of their work on Morning Edition and All Things Considered
[Oct 15 2013, 4:37 PM] MozTeach: They imported an existing radio segment they produced and then used Popcorn Maker to make a webby multimedia version
[Oct 15 2013, 4:38 PM] edinnovator: This popcorn piece by Radio Rookies is such a powerful example of multimedia development by youth for purposes of civic engagement.
[Oct 15 2013, 4:39 PM] Christina: Recently we did a story book remix where we used storybooks and rewrote/remade them …
[Oct 15 2013, 4:39 PM] Christina: .. and then, after that, we looked at webmaker.org and played with remwriting/remaking with Popcorn and Thimble.
[Oct 15 2013, 4:40 PM] Christina: It went really well as a set of activities with a group of educators. Took a couple hours but lots o’ fun!
[Oct 15 2013, 4:41 PM] edinnovator: I was lucky enough to attend Mozfest last year and it was one of the most creative and productive conferences I’ve ever attended. I loved the focus on making and learning in community.
[Oct 15 2013, 4:41 PM] jenwoollven: Great idea, Chris. When I did digital storytelling last year some of my students used popcorn
[Oct 15 2013, 4:41 PM] edinnovator: @Christina will be there this year!
[Oct 15 2013, 4:42 PM] edinnovator: Wondering, @Christina, if you want to chat about some of the work you’ll be engaged in with this year at Mozfest.
[Oct 15 2013, 4:42 PM] edinnovator: Some of the Educator Innovator/NWP work, that is.
[Oct 15 2013, 4:43 PM] MozTeach: Awsm @jen, would love to see some of their work
[Oct 15 2013, 4:44 PM] edinnovator: @Jen, yes, it would be great to see that work! Please share links. And add to Digital Is when you have a moment.
[Oct 15 2013, 4:45 PM] jenwoollven: I’m looking for them right now!
[Oct 15 2013, 4:45 PM] jenwoollven: Oh! Digital Is! There is at least 1 there now.
[Oct 15 2013, 4:46 PM] edinnovator: @Jen Excellent!
[Oct 15 2013, 4:48 PM] jenwoollven: http://digitalis.nwp.org/resource/5320
[Oct 15 2013, 4:49 PM] Christina: Hi guys. I’m back … I was listening but multitasking 🙂
[Oct 15 2013, 4:49 PM] MozTeach: awsm @Jen!
[Oct 15 2013, 4:49 PM] MozTeach: we are about done with the content we wanted to share, but would love feedback or questions
[Oct 15 2013, 4:49 PM] Christina: but you all are doing a great job here …
[Oct 15 2013, 4:50 PM] edinnovator: Want to join the hangout, Christina, to discuss NWP/EI at Mozfest this year?
[Oct 15 2013, 4:51 PM] edinnovator: Here’s one example of an illuminated/kinetic text by a youth at Digital Is: http://digitalis.nwp.org/resource/675
[Oct 15 2013, 4:51 PM] Christina: sure!
[Oct 15 2013, 4:52 PM] Christina: Why don’t I just share a few things from Digital is …
[Oct 15 2013, 4:52 PM] edinnovator: k, sounds good
[Oct 15 2013, 4:52 PM] edinnovator: sent you the link to the hangout
[Oct 15 2013, 4:53 PM] MozTeach: Here are all the ways to connect with the MozTeach community: https://etherpad.mozilla.org/helpteachtheweb
[Oct 15 2013, 4:54 PM] cteitelman: NO questions…just absorbing the many possibilities
[Oct 15 2013, 4:55 PM] edinnovator: yes, so many @cteitelman!
[Oct 15 2013, 4:55 PM] cteitelman: Process or product…that’s how a wise woman once told me to think of learning. I lean toward process
[Oct 15 2013, 4:58 PM] edinnovator: i do, too, @cteitelman
[Oct 15 2013, 4:59 PM] edinterwebs: I’m here for the tail end!
[Oct 15 2013, 5:00 PM] edinnovator: awesome, @edinterwebs!
[Oct 15 2013, 5:00 PM] edinnovator: the webinar will be archived, along with the chat, and available for asynchronous viewing
[Oct 15 2013, 5:02 PM] edinnovator: mozillafestival.org/remote
[Oct 15 2013, 5:04 PM] edinnovator: Get a badge for participating here: http://badges.connectededucators.org/
[Oct 15 2013, 5:04 PM] cteitelman: Thank you.
[Oct 15 2013, 5:04 PM] edinnovator: And use this code: eweb113
[Oct 15 2013, 5:04 PM] edinnovator: Thank YOU for your participation!
[Oct 15 2013, 5:04 PM] epilepticrabbit: thank YOU!
[Oct 15 2013, 5:04 PM] edinterwebs: i have been missing out on all my badges…lol
[Oct 15 2013, 5:04 PM] Christina: btw, Digital Is is at digitalis.nwp.org
[Oct 15 2013, 5:05 PM] Christina: Thank you Laura and Chris!
[Oct 15 2013, 5:05 PM] edinnovator: Well, now you’ve got one, @edinterwebs!
[Oct 15 2013, 5:05 PM] Christina: @edinterwebs …get your badges!
[Oct 15 2013, 5:05 PM] Christina: Thanks Paul.
[Oct 15 2013, 5:06 PM] edinnovator: Thanks, everyone! Don’t forget to check out the rest of the upcoming Educator Innovator webinars!
[Oct 15 2013, 5:06 PM] edinnovator: Bye!

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