MicroSCoPE: April 2014 Issue

MicroSCoPE: April 2014 Issue

by Sylvia Currie -
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MicroSCoPE: A closer look at what's happening in SCoPE

Still Time to Register!

Thompson Rivers University, in beautiful Kamloops, British Columbia, is the venue for the year's Canadian Network for Innovation In Education (CNIE) conference, 13 - 16 May, 2014. The theme is "Confluences: Spaces, Places & Cultures for Innovative Learning".

May Activities

Seminar: Qualitative Online Interviews
1 - 16 May, 2014
Facilitator: Janet Salmons
Get ready for an interactive, multi-platform online world book launch and seminar! A Tweetchat, a discussion forum, and webinars will allow for discussion and exchange about strategies for teaching online qualitative or mixed methods, designing and conducting online interview studies, e-research ethics and topics you suggest.

Join in the forum discussion and mark these dates and times for the synchronous sessions:

  • Webinar: Fair and Good? Ethics and Quality in Online Interview Research, Monday, May 5, 2014, 17:00 GMT 
  • Webinar: See, Share, Create: Visual E-Interview, Monday, May 12, 2014, 17:00 GMT 
  • Tweetchat: 5 Tips for Teaching E-Interview Methods #NSMNSS Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 14:00 GMT 

Special Interest Groups

British Columbia Deans of Arts and Sciences Programs (private)
Facilitator: Steve Eccles
A big welcome to members of this group committed to the values and practices of sharing, openness, and innovation.

Educational Technology Users Group - Let's Talk
Facilitator: Leva Lee
ETUG is grassroots group of British Columbia educators interested in teaching, learning and edtech in higher education.

PeriSCoPE - Monthly Web Conferences

About SCoPE

SCoPE brings together individuals who share an interest in educational research and practice, and offers opportunities for dialogue across disciplines, geographical borders, professions, levels of expertise, and education sectors. Our activities are facilitated by volunteers in the community, and membership is free and open to everyone.

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We welcome requests to host or promote professional development activities and projects related to teaching and learning. SCoPE is supported by BCcampus. Contact: Sylvia Currie (scurrie@bccampus.ca)

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