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Collaborating in Blackboard Collaborate - YouTube

Welcome to Blackboard’s next generation web conferencing. It's designed to run right in the browser, making online collaboration easier than ever. Group work...
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the new browser based #bbcollab. I recently took part in beta testing, nice! #cmc

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CMC FANART

All of the work that you see is work friend of mine have sent me over the past month.
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couldn't resist adding this as @saraconf! connected virtually, a student shows the fanart shared by her contact. #oie

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How to Not Fail at YouTube

Made for the Spring 2015 Computer Mediated Communication class at UTD. Made by Emily Painter, Lydia Moore, Heather Staimpel, and Kat Trost Music ...
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outstanding set of tips for #cmc love it!

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New book (vol. 4) from the series Telecollaboration in Education edited by Melinda Dooly & Robert O'Dowd: Nataly Tcherepashenets (Ed.) (2015) Globalizing On-line: Telecollaboration, Internationalization and Social Justice. Bern: Peter lang.


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one to check out for #cmc #oie 

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Taking advantage of VoIP Features - WhaTech

Taking advantage of VoIP Features - WhaTech | computer mediated communication | Scoop.it
Voice over Internet Protocol is not new, it has been in use since the mid-1990s and has come a long way since then. Better internet connectivity, availability and speed have improved VoIP and more features have been developed around the protocol.
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industry taking voip more seriously #cmc 

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A Dialogue About Communication — Not Political Change — in Iran - Global Voices Online

A Dialogue About Communication — Not Political Change — in Iran - Global Voices Online | computer mediated communication | Scoop.it
Iran Internet experts gather to talk about how Iranians can easily access information communication technologies that connect Iranians to each other, and to the rest of the world.
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connecting for mutual understanding #cmc #oie 

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CMC sig meeting 5th March 2015

CMC sig meeting 5th March 2015 | computer mediated communication | Scoop.it
online event organised for Eurocall CMC SIG
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Recording of Eurocall CMC SIG event held on 5th March 2015. Contributions from Universities of Limerick, Warwick, Lille 3 and the Camelot project.  

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Meaningful Communication on Line for English Learners JCJ Conference Krakow

Conference with +Marcin Kleban and +Simon Ensor #clavier #kracler.
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lovely to see this arising from the origianal #clavier partnerships, well done #kracler :)

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CMC SIG

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RT @WarwickLanguage: interested in #OIE or #cmc ? join the eurocall/calico ning http://t.co/JK883Oomax #helanguages
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the new CMC ning group for Eurocall #cmcsig #oie #cmc 

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Chinese Culture University - Online Shopping - Computer Mediated Communication

A short video about online communication trends among Chinese Culture University students. The theme is about Online Shopping which can give effect to studen...
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one for my Chinese teaching colleagues #cmc #oie 

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Skype vs Hangouts - Free Download The Best VoIP App? - The Fuse Joplin

Skype vs Hangouts - Free Download The Best VoIP App? - The Fuse Joplin | computer mediated communication | Scoop.it
Skype dominated the market in the past 12years and its crown is desire by Google’s Hangouts, which also offers free VoIP calls to every owner of a device that has this application installed.
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useful comparisons on these 2 popular tools but bear in mind if you are looking for a serious tool for education/business there will be a cost. 

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Speaky - Language Exchange - Applications Android sur Google Play

Speaky - Language Exchange - Applications Android sur Google Play | computer mediated communication | Scoop.it
Speaky is a social network and language exchange community to learn languages with native speakers from around the world.

On Speaky you can browse our awesome...
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at own risk of course.

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Enabling Blackboard Collaborate

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nice example of tutorial within Bb Learn #cmc

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Virtual Peer Tutoring

The North Carolina Virtual Public School (NCVPS) Peer Tutoring Center (PTC) is a student run organization providing peer tutoring and other virtual support ...
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rather long but a demo of how peer support can be enabled through a virtual classroom #cmc 

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TELECOLLABORATION BASICS: 1. Technology

In this video we will cover the telecollaboration basics for a successful session.
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some useful points made here. 

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What is Telecollaboration? - YouTube

A short introduction to telecollaboration for university educators and decision makers. This was presented at the conference of the Compostela Group of Unive...

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a beginners guide to #cmc #oie 

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Telecollaboration FR-NL

Outline of teacher education project

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great project from @Shona Whyte #cmc #oie 

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CMC and VW joint SIG event Thursday 5th March

CMC and VW joint SIG event Thursday 5th March | computer mediated communication | Scoop.it
Please add your details below if you are willing to present for 5 mins on your work or current projects in the area of Computer-Mediated Communication or Virtual Worlds. Thanks :) Timings (GMT) What’s happening? 2pm - 2.15pm Welcome and introductions 2.15pm - 2.20pm Summary of activ
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online event this week for #cmcsig #eurocall join us if you can! 

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ILLINOIS EXCHANGE: Why students are adding online classes to already busy ... - The Tribune

ILLINOIS EXCHANGE: Why students are adding online classes to already busy ... - The Tribune | computer mediated communication | Scoop.it
WATERLOO, Illinois - Whether it's learning a new language or how to do computer programming, students at Gibault Catholic High School had the opportunity this semester to take an online elective class through the Illinois Virtual School.
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well done to these students for embracing #cmc as a way to learn

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How to learn a foreign language on a budget - The Guardian

How to learn a foreign language on a budget - The Guardian | computer mediated communication | Scoop.it
You don’t need expensive lessons to start – try smartphone apps, foreign TV and radio, online guides and your local library
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#cmc can help to blur the boundaries between formal and informal learning, increasing the posibilities for autonomy and self-determined learning. 

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TILA telecollaboration in OpenSim - Lingua Franca German

TILA Telecollaboration in OpenSim between students from the Netherlands and England using German as a lingua franca. For more information about the TILA project please see www.tilaproject.eu.
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nice illustration of connecting for language exchange in a sim via TILA project.

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Computer-mediated communication and discourse research in the Midlands

Computer-mediated communication and discourse research in the Midlands | computer mediated communication | Scoop.it
Erika Darics and Stephen Pihlaja are organising a networking event for PhD Students and early career researchers. Interested in the Midlands CMC/CMD researchers' network meeting on 13 March 2015? T...
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intersting to see this event so close to home #cmc 

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Creating your Blackboard Collaborate Profile | EdTech Connection

Creating your Blackboard Collaborate Profile | EdTech Connection | computer mediated communication | Scoop.it
Before participating in a Collaborate session edit your profile so other participants can view your profile picture and other information. Hover over your name in the participants list and click the icon with 5 horizontal lines, .
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easy tip for using the web conferencing tool BbCollaborate

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