September 14, 2010

Meeting Topic - Introductions, Assessments, & Activities
  • Introductions
  • Orientation to Elluminate Live! (see the Elluminate Quick Reference Guide)
  • Goals of the course
    • scope of assessments (possible due dates, formative & summative, peer review).
    • course format (weekly readings, types of participation).
    • overview of openness and how it relates to this educational experience.
  • Schedule and overview of presenters

Weekly Tasks
  • Familiarization with the course wiki (what you're reading) and the course materials.
  • Participants will create a personal blog using any blogging service or tool. is recommended as an easy-to-use, reliable service. One you have your blog set up, please send the URL to your instructor (

Media To Get You Thinking

The Elluminate Recording for this week is available here.