Social Networking: Building Community Online
Alan Foley, University of Wisconsin System Administration
Catherine Stephens, School of Education Center for Instructional Materials and Computing
Alan Foley taught an online course for the Master of Science for Professional Educators program on "Technology Integration for Teachers and Learners." Alan included a great variety of social networking tools to build community online. He helped each student create a Blog which was used throughout the course, as well as contribute to a course del.icio.us site. Students explored Flickr, Wikis, and some created Podcasts. Catherine will address the faculty support role, and how staff from the Center for Instrucitonal Materials & Computing contributed to the course.