2.2 Reflection, 2.3 and Webcastathon Prep, & general
Sept. 2, 2007
- Class of 2.3 (aiming for a mid-Oct. start)
Overview of session leader duties
- Academy Tweaking
- Producing more FAQ's
- Book Editing
any FAQ (create content/ faq ) whether you have the answer or not, link
to other resources (book pages, screencasts, or forum topics
- edit or add any book page you think needs
clarification, move content under 'curriculum' to main sections,
- Create assessment tool (perhaps
at surveymonkey.com) to get feedback from 2.2'ers
-> Hey, I though you graduated already?
13:51:24 Durff -> rusty hardware?
13:51:35 Durff -> minus jose
13:51:37 AliceMercer -> Disuse.
13:51:41 Durff -> as usual
13:51:47 AliceMercer -> Look on listen page
13:52:06 Durff -> nothing ever ends
13:52:13 AliceMercer -> It said it was your
13:52:53 AliceMercer -> Yeah, I make it a
practice to I avoid or put up erroneous info on event postings.
13:53:24 Durff -> nice spanish
13:54:48 Durff -> he changed it again!!
13:55:08 Durff -> in 2017
13:55:53 Durff -> hi!
13:57:30 nzchrissy -> Morning!
14:00:30 Durff -> he is too ambitious
14:00:49 nzchrissy -> On holiday and lurking?
14:01:12 Durff -> it's a disease
14:01:18 Durff -> hi illya
14:01:59 AliceMercer -> That is funny, I'm
14:02:06 AliceMercer -> Hi Maria!
14:02:09 jeff -> anyone else joining in?
14:02:13 jeff -> skype 'worldbridges'
14:02:13 AliceMercer -> brb getting a drink
14:02:29 jeff ->
14:02:52 AliceMercer -> back
14:03:00 Durff -> everyone call Jason and
wake him up
14:03:17 illya -> Hi Durff
14:03:17 AliceMercer -> Howdy!
14:03:17 nzchrissy -> we already have Jeff
14:03:31 illya -> Hi alice, Jeff and
14:03:38 nzchrissy -> Hey Alice, Illya
14:03:42 illya -> I've been missing you
14:03:51 illya -> all
14:04:04 illya -> y'all
14:04:11 JoseR -> Hi All
14:04:11 Maria -> Hello All
14:04:18 illya -> hi Jose
14:04:22 Durff -> i called him
14:04:32 Durff -> i think you all should too
14:04:42 JoseR -> do what?
14:04:44 AliceMercer -> INternational Human
Rights Day is in December?
14:04:56 illya -> non-stop!!!
14:05:04 nzchrissy -> cool
14:05:07 illya -> we can do it!
14:05:25 Durff -> bring your fvorite martian?
14:06:04 AliceMercer -> CRAZY!
14:06:32 illya -> :-)
14:06:56 JoseR -> Stream sounds good
14:07:34 Durff -> what date?
14:07:40 AliceMercer -> Can we talk about
scheduling vs. periodic and what I did, which was impromptu webcasts
when we discuss setting up new shows?
14:07:48 nzchrissy -> 21-23 Sept?
14:08:13 Durff -> thanks
14:09:19 JoseR -> Done; Registered for
14:09:36 Durff -> finally
14:09:55 Durff -> is there life after the
14:10:06 JoseR -> Now I belong to Webheads,
CMS Academy, Webcast Academy, ETT so what's next?
14:10:30 Durff -> we'll send you a list
14:10:39 JoseR -> thanks durff
14:10:45 Durff -> :)
14:11:21 illya -> bookbridges
14:11:35 JoseR -> yourmamabridges?
14:11:37 Durff -> yes!
14:11:41 nzchrissy -> went to register at
worldbridges - already registered! how's that for being so
organised I didn't know I'd already done it!!
14:11:43 Durff -> no jose
14:11:50 JoseR -> hahaha
14:11:51 illya -> I'm registered now too
14:11:53 AliceMercer -> no WAY jose!
14:12:05 Durff -> ya baby bridges for cheryl
14:12:37 JoseR -> Your mama can stream too.
14:13:18 JoseR -> Cooking, etc...
14:13:36 Durff -> not my mama - she's dead
14:13:46 illya -> I still need to graduate!
14:13:46 JoseR -> Sorry,
14:13:52 Durff -> why?
14:13:58 illya -> there will certainly be
14:14:04 JoseR -> for being silly.
14:14:05 Durff -> it was a long time agop
14:14:16 nzchrissy -> I have heaps still to
14:14:19 Durff -> yes you are silly
14:14:31 nzchrissy -> Haven't streamed and
14:14:39 Maria -> gremlins!
14:14:46 AliceMercer -> Alice's HIDES in the
back of the class
14:15:09 AliceMercer -> (alice hides in back
of the class)
14:15:10 illya -> I'd like to try another
forum than skype, eg oovoo (not voodoo)
14:15:22 nzchrissy -> HD Realtek Audio is
the mother of all gremlins! You can not webcast successfully
with this sound card
14:15:39 JoseR -> Count me in Jeff. When
will it start?
14:16:00 AliceMercer -> Man, I have teaching
to go back to. Part of what was great was with this was doing it on
14:16:05 Durff -> illya - that's you
14:16:09 JoseR -> Oct. 14 to Winter Break OK
14:16:16 illya -> I might be able to
14:16:22 illya -> I'll be gone for a while
14:16:28 JoseR -> Espanol.
14:16:33 JoseR -> Sure
14:16:39 jeff ->
14:16:56 Durff -> i have k12online in
october and then our bookfair - full up
14:17:15 illya -> vacations are definitely
14:17:25 AliceMercer -> Hmm, walking and
chewing gum or handling patter while producing show.
14:17:34 illya -> I turned off the computer
when school started
14:17:37 nzchrissy -> Lee is amazing
14:17:52 nzchrissy -> she has so much audio
14:18:03 AliceMercer -> Yugma!
14:18:15 illya -> no sound on yugma
14:18:25 illya -> we discovered that when
skype broke down
14:18:28 nzchrissy -> flashmeeting works
14:19:36 illya -> mutli-tasking
14:19:44 illya -> changing the diapers at
the same time
14:20:04 AliceMercer -> Ugh, Illya, thank
god I haven't done that in years.
14:20:20 illya -> I'm thru with it too -
14:20:37 illya -> :p
14:20:43 AliceMercer -> snowball.
14:20:45 AliceMercer -> Lisa P. has one
14:21:29 JoseR -> Conference Casting yep
14:21:29 AliceMercer -> Can we talk about
transition to ETT?
14:22:11 illya -> I'd be interested in that
14:22:36 AliceMercer -> I think we've done a
LOT in this session.
14:23:58 illya -> If you invite me I'll talk
14:25:08 nzchrissy -> Never a time right for
14:25:41 AliceMercer -> I DID!
14:26:00 nzchrissy -> skypechat great for
seeing who is online - someone always there
14:26:19 nzchrissy -> used webcast book all
14:26:44 nzchrissy -> it was great when
someone wrote out the steps to Jeff's screencasts!
14:27:18 AliceMercer -> Book of webcasting
was great. I would like to see over time, more text based checklists.
Screencasts are great, but sometimes hard to find middle steps?
14:27:32 illya -> Yes, I did too
14:27:33 AliceMercer -> I think that was me
14:27:37 nzchrissy -> I had that trouble too
14:27:44 nzchrissy -> Thanks Alice - Great
14:27:52 AliceMercer -> Oh YEAH!
14:27:55 JoseR -> Maybe a search tool for
Book of Webcasting
14:27:58 AliceMercer -> And have the interns
14:27:59 nzchrissy -> Wahoo!!
14:28:11 AliceMercer -> I need to see if I
14:28:20 nzchrissy -> I think you did
14:28:52 illya -> Having someone almost
always available in the skypecast was excellent.
14:28:57 illya -> You never felt alone
14:29:01 JoseR -> FAQ definitely..
14:29:13 nzchrissy -> Yes FAQ great idea
14:32:23 nzchrissy -> What if you have HD
Realtek Audio Soundcard? There's no solution for a Toshiba
14:32:48 Durff -> huh?
14:33:24 AliceMercer -> Okay, I added a link
on FAQ to my stream checklist
14:33:25 Durff -> priinciple is the same
14:33:45 nzchrissy -> You cannot record both
sides of a telephony call if you have HD Realtek Audio soundcard on a
Toshiba satellite Laptop - no way round it
14:34:16 Durff -> yes i can
14:34:25 Durff -> i have that sound card
14:34:27 nzchrissy -> You can - how?
14:34:40 nzchrissy -> Do you have that
14:34:45 Durff -> maybe it's the laptop
14:34:52 Durff -> i have a desktop
14:34:55 illya -> I also have realtek on a
14:34:55 nzchrissy -> yep - it's the laptop
14:35:05 Durff -> maybe that is it
14:35:20 Durff -> did you do it with VAC?
14:35:24 nzchrissy -> Illya is it a toshiba
14:35:32 nzchrissy -> yes did it with VAC
14:35:39 illya -> it's a megabook
14:35:39 Durff -> pooh
14:35:43 nzchrissy -> well tried too
14:35:52 illya -> very fickle
14:35:59 Durff -> index
14:36:00 nzchrissy -> it is a laptop issue
with that specific soundcard
14:36:01 illya -> I had problem with the
14:36:17 nzchrissy -> what's a beamer?
14:36:28 Durff -> beamer? like beaming
people on th ehead?
14:36:36 illya -> oh, I guess that's
14:36:43 Durff -> :)
14:36:48 AliceMercer ->
14:37:10 illya -> -an apparatus to transfer
what's on the computer screen to the wall, sheet, big screen, whatever
14:37:30 nzchrissy -> oh projector
14:37:35 illya -> :)
14:37:37 AliceMercer -> See, my audio may
suck, but my faq/support stuff is well done, lol
14:37:49 nzchrissy -> clap clap Alice
14:37:49 Durff -> oh no - he changed it again
14:37:50 illya -> I've been away from home
14:37:55 jeff ->
14:38:03 AliceMercer -> I didn't meet the
14:38:13 nzchrissy -> I haven't either!
14:38:24 illya -> ID s
14:38:26 nzchrissy -> I haven't done all the
grad tasks yet!!
14:38:33 AliceMercer -> Cause they don't
trust teacher's to say, "I think that's good enough"
14:38:34 Durff -> you ddn't? i learned them
in the early '80s
14:38:41 nzchrissy -> rubric good teacher
14:38:47 AliceMercer -> Oh, I've done the
14:38:59 AliceMercer -> I didn't do that?
14:39:19 JoseR -> cool I like checklist
14:39:33 JoseR -> sorry, rubric.
14:40:10 JoseR -> thanks. jeff for line 647.
14:40:18 Durff -> so is that what night owls
14:40:46 illya -> ID3 tags how do you make
14:40:47 nzchrissy -> Does Jeff sleep?
14:40:52 JoseR -> but I am JOE
14:40:59 Durff -> Joe? why not Josephine?
14:41:39 AliceMercer -> See, I don't think I
had chat logs for mine.
14:41:53 Durff -> what would we put under
14:41:54 AliceMercer -> I Maybe grad cast?
14:42:23 illya -> Do they need to be edited
to get rid of silencs and 'uhs and uhms'?
14:42:29 JoseR -> Global times link, yeah
14:42:31 AliceMercer -> You don't like how
it handles it! I don't!
14:42:53 JoseR -> I kind of memorized that
14:42:58 AliceMercer -> Hey, I subtracted 7
hours, on last show instead of adding.
14:43:17 AliceMercer -> People calling me
Friday asking where my show was. I'm like, hey it's Saturday
14:43:41 nzchrissy -> I always get timezones
14:43:51 JoseR -> Webcaster
14:43:54 jeff ->
14:44:11 AliceMercer -> Hey, anyone want a
screencast checklist on editing the chat log quickly in Word or other
14:44:27 AliceMercer -> I can do that ;)
14:44:54 JoseR -> It worked great for me
Alice. In Open Office Editor is called Find and Replace
14:45:45 nzchrissy -> It was a great show
14:46:00 AliceMercer -> Hey, you didn't use
14:46:06 AliceMercer -> for last show
14:46:37 JoseR -> Yes I was talking about
other chat logs from interncasts
14:47:04 Maria -> I used your show too Alice
14:47:04 illya -> some kind of peer
14:47:13 illya -> would be very helpful in
14:47:49 nzchrissy -> everyone is so helpful
14:48:28 illya -> It makes you reflect on
your own too
14:49:29 illya -> it makes it easier to give
feedback if it is required
14:49:40 illya -> where otherwise some might
14:50:13 illya -> yes, not formalized
14:50:48 nzchrissy -> feedback and
14:51:13 illya -> I like feedforward! :)
14:52:18 AliceMercer -> Dare I ask Maria,
for what did you use it?
14:52:33 illya -> applause for Durff
14:52:41 nzchrissy -> yay Durff
14:52:46 Durff -> please no
14:53:17 Maria -> debate bridgeslol
14:54:00 illya -> learning to talk and talk
all by yourself!
14:54:04 illya -> :P
14:54:10 nzchrissy -> Jeff does it really
14:54:31 illya -> speaking platforms
14:54:37 Maria -> Alice, here is the
14:54:38 jeff ->
14:54:44 illya -> skype has become a bit
14:55:01 illya -> we should look at
alternatives and be prepared
14:55:15 illya -> what to do when things go
14:55:39 illya -> (e.g. reading treaures)
14:55:42 AliceMercer -> I've got to go dh is
14:55:51 jeff ->
14:55:53 nzchrissy -> Bye Alice
14:56:04 JoseR -> Sounds Good.
14:56:51 JoseR -> I like new link perhaps to
14:57:43 JoseR -> Survey is a good idea.
14:58:25 nzchrissy -> There's lots of wikis
popping up with show organisation on them - perhaps a link to those?
15:00:07 nzchrissy -> I have a brand new
iMac - don't know how to use it though! Jason is a mac user
15:00:40 nzchrissy -> Gotta go - get ready
for school - work!
15:00:50 JoseR -> by chrissy
15:00:51 illya -> bye Chrissy
15:03:23 illya -> I'm off to put my boys to
15:03:36 illya -> bye everyone
15:03:51 JoseR -> byel illya
15:12:24 Maria -> hello again to alice
15:12:28 AliceMercer -> Yeah,
15:12:50 AliceMercer -> Dh called me, son
had lost car key, so I was heading out to church to get them home
15:12:57 AliceMercer -> Then he called, key
15:15:55 AliceMercer -> got here just in
time for the goodbyes, lol