Video Conferencing

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Four primary uses of Video Conferencing:

- Collaborative

- Student Generated Content

- Enrichment

- Courses

Collaboration VTC Resources

CAPSPACE - COLLABORATIONS AROUND THE PLANET

- List of collaborations through CAPspace

Example of a collaborative project invitation from 2008. Click here to download the invitation

Enrichment VTC Resources for integrating into units

Various

For a page with links to many different content providers Click here

Use the VC Content Providers Database to find VTCs to fit your needs

Cultural Awareness

Visual Arts integrated with History at ALBANY INSTITUTE OF HISTORY AND ART

Career Skills

CEO (Career Exploration Opportunities) - A VTC series that targets Alaskan students and focuses on Alaskan Career Strands

Life Skills

Math

Reading

Curiosity Corner, Kinder Corner, SFA theme connections!

Science

Example Videos


The Alaska SeaLife Center in Seward offers excellent VTCs oriented towards Alaskan marine ecosystems

Program Name

Grade Levels

Times

Description

Beaks, Burrows, and Binoculars: Observing Alaska's Seabirds

K-3

On Demand

What makes seabirds so well adapted to life in the ocean?

Marine Mammal Adaptations

K-5

On Demand

Discover how so many mammals are able to thrive in Alaska's frigid waters.

Terrific Alaskan Tidepool Travels

1-5

On Demand

Take a walk through the Alaskan intertidal zone.

Eat or Be Eaten in Alaska

4-6

On Demand

Explore the various links in some of Alaska's most interesting food chains.

Living in the Ring of Fire: Earthquakes, Volcanoes and Glaciers in Alaska

5-8

On Demand

Discover what it is like to live in an area of constant geologic change and its impact on animals and their habitats.

The Scoop on Poop

6-12

On Demand

Can scat tell us what that sea lions have been eating?  Discover one way scientists study animals' diets.

Marine Science Careers

9-12

On Demand

Explore the numerous jobs in aquariums and research facilities and find out what it is like to work at one.

The Alaskan Sea Lion Show: Remote Video Monitoring in Research

9-12

On Demand

Discover how scientists at the Alaska SeaLife Center are learning about endangered Steller sea lions without leaving their desks.


The Alaska Sealife Center will also work with individual teachers and schools to create programs tailored to your needs!

Social Studies

Colonial Williamsburg offers a great VTC series focused on American History. The VTC broadcasts are available for viewing for the rest of the year online and come with a host of teaching materials and activities.

Technology

Writing

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Adora Svitak With her down-to-earth charm and audacious wit, writer and literacy expert Adora Svitak embodies the benefits of creative learning. Adora has been teaching writing workshops since she published her first book at age seven.(via http://www.ncesd.net/vft/)

Distance Delivered Courses

UAF Northwest Campus - Dual Credit

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OTHER UAF COURSES

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