The agency of space and devices

October 18, 2015 Rebecca - @rjhogue 1

This is perhaps one of what I hope to be many reflections on my experiences at the #dlrn15 conference – actually, this is more of a reflection on Virtually Connecting in general – in part on how it has evolved but also on a few things we have learned over the last seven months. First…

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Refining the Virtually Connecting Site

October 1, 2015 Alan Levine 1

The small project started by Maha Bali and Rebecca Hogue is growing as more people get involved with bridging educational conferences with people who cannot attend in person.
We have an active Slack (funny words together), and plans in motion for at l…

@vconnecting and connecting at ALT-C

September 10, 2015 Rebecca - @rjhogue 0

Over the last couple of days I’ve been onsite at the ALT-C conference in Manchester UK. This is a rather large conference (over 500 participants), mostly educational technologists in the UK. As with any large conference, there are cliques, which are great if you are in them, and not so great if you are not.…

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My First Stint as a VConnecting Buddy

August 16, 2015 Alan Levine 0

On Thursday I had my first seat in the control room as a Virtual Buddy for a now expanding project (http://virtuallyconnecting.org/) started by Maha Bali and Rebecca Hogue. I had been a participant in the session on Tuesday; this week there were severa…

The Conference Buddy Experience at DML

June 15, 2015 Alan Levine 2

At the 2015 DML Conference I got, for the second time (first was in April at et4online), to join in a Conference Buddy Google Hangout session with Maha Bali.
I almost hesitate to have to say who Maha is, for while being on the opposite side of the glob…