EQ: How do you find, create and execute a virtual field trip or collaboration?

Objectives:
Participants will be able to find virtual field trips and collaborations using a variety of web tools.
Participants will be able to create a description for a virtual field trip or collaboration using the IVC cookbook to post online.
Participants will be able to identify tools to use for a virtual field trip or collaboration.
Participants will be able to list the steps for executing a virtual field trip or collaboration including preparing the class, preparing the electronic materials used in the event, event etiquette, student participation assessment and event assessment.

Agenda
Define and differentiate between virtual field trip and collaboration.
Explore online tools for finding virtual field trips and collaborations.
Discuss and explore tools for virtual field trips and collaborations - videoconferencing, Skype, lync, wikis, blogs
Discuss and explore the IVC cookbook and the procedure for virtual field trips and collaborations
Questions and discussion

Tools: videoconferencing blog, Videoconferencing for Newbies Resource