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Tuesday, April 21 • 8:45am - 9:30am
Student collaboration: Harnessing the power of digital mind-maps

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Mind-maps are a great way to review, retain and organize information, make connections between concepts, and brainstorm ideas. Many digital mind-mapping websites are available to create individually or collaboratively generated maps. This presentation will demonstrate a few of these sites as well as their capabilities, requirements, collaborative learning possibilities, potential risks and possible activities.

Delegtes will come away with a resource (handout) with variety of digital mind-mapping websites. The session will include program capabilities, technical requirements, and potential privacy risks as well as examples of lesson ideas and activities.

Click here for mind map resources.

Speakers
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Lisa Lewis

Instructor, VIU
Lisa Lewis works in Academic and Career Preparation at Vancouver Island University teaching face-to-face, blended and fully online classes.
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Charlene Stewart

ABE Instructor, Vancouver Island University
As a math and science instructor, I am constantly trying to find new ways to engage my adult learners. As many of my students are 'digital immigrants', I am particularly interested in strategies for incorporating technology into my lessons that are user-friendly and can be used across... Read More →


Tuesday April 21, 2015 8:45am - 9:30am PDT
Veranda
  45 min

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