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This Week At TAPPED IN (October 28, 2001)


From: BJ Berquist (berquist_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Sat Oct 27 2001 - 05:48:59 PDT

After School Online (ASO) is a forum for educators. The scheduled
events, designed for professional development, are open to everyone in
the TAPPED IN community and all guests. Login at If you are new to TAPPED IN, please login 10
minutes before the ASO event is scheduled to begin. This will allow us
to get you where you need to be.

Print out this weekly schedule as a quick reference to what's happening;
you can get a monthly view and description of the events online at our
Time-Zone Friendly Calendar:

Go to the url below each event for descriptions of the individual
Sunday, October 28 (Daylight Savings Ends)
* Writing for Webheads: World friendship thru lang learning
4:00-5:00am PST/7:00-8:00am EST/12:00-13:00GMT
Read about this discussion online at
Monday, October 29
* National Board Certification Discussion Group
4:00-5:00pm PST/7:00-8:00pm EST
Read about this discussion online at
Tuesday, October 30
* TAPPED IN Tours and Tips
2:30-3:30pm PST/5:30-6:30pm EST/22:30-23:30 GMT
Whether you are brand new to TAPPED IN or are an experienced member you
are invited to log in for this informal Q&A session about the TAPPED IN

* Benkyoukai: Online Japanese Course
5:00-6:00pm PST/8:00-9:00 EST/3:00-4:00pm HST/1:00-2:00am GMT
Read about this discussion online at
Wednesday, October 31
* Social Studies Forum - Arts and History
5:00-6:00pm PST/8:00-9:00pm EST
Read about this discussion online at
Thursday, November 1
* Global Educators Network
10:00-10:30am PST/1:00-1:30pm EST/18:00-18:30 GMT
Learn more about the free Global Educators Network (GEN) seminars, aimed
to promote best practices in online learning and teaching. Drop in to
chat with Sylvia Currie and Susanne Nyrop the first Thursday of every
month. This is a casual meeting, so come and go as you please!

View our list of seminars at:

* 7-12 Science Teacher Forum - Evolution resources
5:00-6:00pm PST/8:00-9:00pm EST
The purpose of the Science Teacher Confab is to provide a time and place
where middle and HS science teachers can get together informally and
share ideas, resources and problems on the utilization of technology in
the classroom. Elementary science teachers are welcome.

* ArtsSites - Blanket the World with Peace Project
6:00-7:00pm PST/9:00-10:00pm EST
Join Anna Martin and arts educators from around the world as we continue
to plan for the collaborative Blanket the World with Peace Project.
Help piece together an electronic quilt of interdisciplinary multimedia
contributions on the subject of peace through conflict resolution. A
rubric for the criteria of entries will be designed.
Saturday, November 3
* TAPPED IN Tours and Tips
11:00am-12noon PST/2:00-3:00pm EST/19:00-20:00 GMT
Sunday, November 4
* Writing for Webheads: An experiment in world friendship through online
language learning
4:00-5:00am PST/7:00-8:00am EST/12:00-13:00GMT
Respectfully submitted,
BJ Berquist
Associate Educator, TAPPED IN