The Learning Revolution – a collection of learning events


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The Learning Revolution Project holds online and physical learning events, and highlights professional development opportunities from a network of 200 partners in the learning professions. The great majority of these events are free to attend. Sourced from http://learningrevolution.com/

Friday, February 27th at 3pm Starting to Homeschool Webinar Series: Why Should I Homeschool?, Are you wondering if homeschooling can work for you? Do you know that you don’t need to be a certified teacher in any state in order to help your children learn at home and in your community? Are you seeking personalized, bold education options that build on your children’s strengths rather than conventional curricula? Come and learn how you can empower your family to succeed with homeschooling through this new online series presented by Patrick Farenga, president of www.johnholtgws.com. Pat will share his 30-plus years of fieldwork, advocacy (he published Growing Without Schooling magazine from 1986 to 2001), and personal experience (he and his wife homeschooled their three daughters) to help you and your children learn in their own ways. Join the email list for to register for the series at http://www.startingtohomeschool.com/join-the-email-list.

Friday, Feburary 27th – Sunday, March 1st in Asheville, NC Reinventing Education, Join us for this two-day opportunity to connect and collaborate with colleagues from the school, library, museum, and home learning worlds–and anyone interested in reinventing how we think about and facilitate learning. More information at http://www.reinventing.education.

Friday, February 27th – Sunday, March 1st OZeLive 2015 Conference, Australian Educators are keen to share their innovative ideas and projects with the world. We welcome all educators to join us for our second OZeLive conference. See the conference schedule for more details.

Saturday, February 28th at 12pm CR20 LIVE Weekly Show: Student Study Tools with Tammy Moore, Classroom 2.0 LIVE is an opportunity to gather with other member of the community in regular “live” web meetings. Details to join the webinar at http://live.classroom20.com. You can follow us on Twitter at #liveclass20.

Sunday, March 1st at 7pm TechEducator Podcast – Microsoft: Office Mix featuring Tim Richardson and Ryan Adecco, More information here.

Monday, March 2nd at 12pm, 1:30pm & 4pm Dr. Seuss Birthday Bash 2015!, Have fun learning about Dr. Seuss and then come to the challenge with your own challenge questions. We’ll also challenge you to see what everyone knows about Dr. Seuss! Use this link to prepare: http://bit.ly/SeussTriviaChallenge. Each session will be held in Blackboard Collaborate using the Learning Revolution Host Your Own Webinar program. See the schedule for details.

Thursday, March 5th at 2pm NMC On the Horizon > Open Licensing: What It Is, Why Do It, Join the NMC and our panel of experts on Thursday, March 5th at 11am PT / 1pm CT / 2pm ET (check for local time). This one-hour session will be held in the Google+ On Air platform and broadcasted live on YouTube. Participation is free for all attendees. Are you at a museum or do you have a gallery, library, archive, or museum on your campus? If you do, please forward this along to anyone that might find this event beneficial. In this one-hour discussion, a panel of experts will explore the variety of ways that cultural institutions such as galleries, libraries, archives, and museums (GLAMs) can apply open licensing to their collections, as well as how this type of licensing benefits both institutions and their audiences. The conversation will also introduce attendees to open licensing models and will articulate the potential benefits and challenges for implementing open licensing at institutions of all sizes. Register Here.

Saturday, March 7th at 12pm CR20 LIVE Weekly Show: Livebinders for Librarians with the S.U.P.E.R. Librarian Team, Classroom 2.0 LIVE is an opportunity to gather with other member of the community in regular “live” web meetings. Details to join the webinar at http://live.classroom20.com. You can follow us on Twitter at #liveclass20.

Sunday, March 8th at 7pm TechEducator Podcast – Microsoft: Sway featuring David Alexander, More information here.

Monday, March 9th at 8pm TL Virtual Cafe – #TLChat LIVE!, Second Monday of each month is the Teacher Librarian Twitter Chat. Follow #TLChat on Twitter to participate.

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