NOTE: The event technically starts at 9:00 AM Eastern Standard Time on September 17th, but since VoiceThread allows asynchronous communication, you may participate ANY TIME during the day regardless of your time zone.
Duration: 1 hour
Their timezone: US/Eastern
Their start time: Thursday, September 17, 2015 9:00 AM
Their end time: Thursday, September 17, 2015 10:00 AM
Calendar: 2015 Global Collaboration Day Calendar
Host school or organization:
Title of event/project:
Connecting with Global Classrooms via the K-12 Global Art Exchange and VoiceThread
URL to project/event starting point:
The event will provide detailed information about how to participate in OneWorld Classrooms' K-12 Global Art Exchange - and train teachers how to use VoiceThread to communicate asynchronously with global partner classes using text, audio and video. The event technically starts at 9:00 AM Eastern Standard Time on September 17th, but since VoiceThread allows asynchronous communication, you may participate ANY TIME during the day regardless of your time zone. We also welcome you to bring your students along - they'll see art created by their global peers and have an opportunity to post their own comments and content!
Project/event directions for participation:
1. Visit event URL. 2. Sign up using link on event URL. 3. Receive Email with link to event VoiceThread (click JOIN). 4. Navigate VoiceThread using forward and back buttons and clicking on embedded text, audio and video posts. 5. Make text, audio or video posts or ask questions using COMMENT button. (More details provided at event URL.)
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Host School or Organization URL:
Host Location and Time Zone (UTC):
Eastern Daylight Time (EDT). Offset UTC -4:00 hours
This organization is:
not for profit
Primary language(s) to be spoken at this event:
This event is intended for the following audience(s):
primary grade students (5-10), intermediate grade students (10-13), secondary grade students (14-19), pre-service teachers, teachers, parents, organization leaders
This event can be categorized as a:
Asynchronous Collaborative Short Term Project, Informational Session, Tool Demo
These events are also listed in our calendar on our Join an Event page. We have tagged each of these events with keywords (see the categories below) so that you can sort the various opportunities. Also, use the search box above. Contact the individual hosts if you have any questions. Their information is provided in each listing.
Lucy Gray & Steve Hargadon
We are the organizers of Global Collaboration Day. Visit our main site!