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Mohali, India

Conversation with Howard Rheingold - Writer, Teacher and Speaker

21 Feb

2012 11:30 AM (CST)

This class ran for 63 minutes

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This webinar is hosted in English

Dr. Nellie Deutsch in coversation with Howard Rheingold


Dr. Nellie Deutsch
Dr. Nellie Deutsch
Howard Rheingold
Howard Rheingold





 



About Howard Rheingold
Howard Rheingold is a writer, teacher and speaker, currently teaching at Stanford University. He is the author of the recent acclaimed book "Net Smart: How to Thrive Online." His 1985 book, "Tools For Thought: The History and Future of Mind-Amplifying Technology," 1992 book "The Virtual Community: Homesteading on the Electronic Frontier," and his 2002 book, "Smart Mobs: The Next Social Revolution," have been praised as prescient forecasts of the technological revolutions that have since come to pass. He was the editor of the "Whole Earth Review" and the "Millennium Whole Earth Catalog," founding executive editor of "HotWired," the pioneering webzine from Wired Magazine, founder of Electric Minds, named by Time magazine as one of the ten best websites of 1996. He has taught at the UC Berkeley School of Information, was visiting professor at De Montfort University in the UK, and was the invited Regents Lecturer at UC Berkeley in 2012.

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About Dr. Nellie Deutsch
Nellie holds a Doctor of Education (Ed.D) in educational leadership specializing in curriculum & instruction and is an E-Learning Professional Development Specialist.

She is the founder of Integrating Technology for Active Lifelong Learning (IT4ALL), an online informal network of volunteers that provides free and low-cost professional development workshops for educators around the world. The hands-on workshops help teachers learn to integrate technology into blended and fully online classes for private and public courses.

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Mohali, India

Dr. Deutsch earned her doctorate in education and educational leadership with a specialization in curriculum and instruction from the University of Phoenix from the School of Advanced Studies. Her dissertation research was published on Amazon) focused on instructor experiences with integrating technology in blended learning contexts in higher education around the world. Dr. Deutsch is internationally known as a transformative leader, community builder, an expert in educational technology, leader in providing online professional development courses, and mentor for educators worldwide.

Dr. Deutsch is the founder of Integrating Technology for Active Lifelong Learning (IT4ALL), an online informal network that provides free professional development workshops for educators around the world. Dr. Deutsch is also founder and current coordinator of the annual Connecting Online (CO09-CO13) for Instruction and Learning and Moodlemoot (MMVC11- MMVC13) free online conferences. She also provides course design and online facilitation on Moodle for Teacher (M4T) courses for teachers and administrators at Atlantic University, COL, and other organizations around the world.

href="http://www.nelliemuller.com/WebQuestsbyNellieDeutsch.htm">WebQuests, Professional Electronic Portfolios (Mahara), web 2.0 tools, blogs, social networks, and wikis. She follows a relationship-based collaborative active learning approach to instruction and learning. Her experiential humanitarian approach to instruction and learning has earned her the respect of educators around the globe and attracted her to healthy living and healing. She's an accredited PAIRS (Practical Application of Intimate Relationship Skills), conflict resolution, and Reiki practitioner. She practices and teaches Mindfulness Meditation and the Alexander Technique.

Dr. Deutsch has written chapters in books on the use of technology and research (

Dr. Deutsch volunteers a great deal of her services. She is on the steering committee for Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) Computer Assisted Language Learning Interest Section (CALL-IS). She is also on the board of directors for the World Association for Online Education (WAOE) as the program coordinator.  She also promotes free online education worldwide by providing free professional development courses to educators in Africa and underdeveloped countries.