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eXtension Overview

Wednesday, May 2, 2012 at 10:00 am EDT - Presented by Dan Cotton

An overview describing the eXtension Initiative, key goals/objectives and milestones. This webinar is targeted for New Directors and Administrators, but is open to anyone of the Cooperative Extension System to learn about eXtension, its benefits and how it can provide value to...

Institutional Team Web Conference - May 2012

Tuesday, May 1, 2012 at 2:30 pm EDT - Presented by Terry Meisenbach

Meeting of all members of state eXtension Institutional Teams. Please join us! AGENDA: 1. SLVE Listening Sessions 2. Long Term Impact of AaE Contact 3. Gathering Success Stories 4. eXtension 101 5. "Care and Feeding of eXtension Institutional Teams"-- 6. ...

Informal Learning 1: What is it? Why should you care?

Tuesday, May 1, 2012 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Stan Skrabut

This is the first of a six part series on informal learning. Since people spend 70-90% of their lives involved in informal learning, it is important to understand what it is, how it impacts our organization, and strategies for doing it better. This first presentation will...

expired Test Retro Event

Tuesday, May 1, 2012 at 8:45 am EDT - Presented by Beth Raney, Lawrence Lippke

Testing another issue, so using this retired event :) Testing the creation of a past event to advertise a recording.

eXtension Strategies and Direction

Monday, April 30, 2012 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Lawrence Lippke, Craig Wood

Ask an Expert 2.0 From the 2011-2014 Strategic Roadmap: "Develop a second generation Ask an Expert system to take advantage of user engagement to serve as a learning and conversation hub. Mechanisms need to be explored to publicly expose these answers, and to...

Bioenergy Fridays: Biomass for Commercial Heating

Friday, April 27, 2012 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by F. John Hay, Ed Brokesh

Presented by Alternative Energy Solutions International – Wichita KS. This is the 4th event of the Bioenergy Fridays Webinar Series, hosted by John Hay, University of Nebraska and eXtension Farm Energy Community of Practice.

Feed Your Professional Development Program With RSS Feeds

Thursday, April 26, 2012 at 1:00 pm EDT - Presented by Stan Skrabut

Here is also a list of professional development sessions. These professional development sessions are open to anyone in Extension, and you're all welcome to participate.

Using Books in Child Care to Connect with Military Children’s Lives

Wednesday, April 25, 2012 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Dan Weigel, Jane Lanigan

CE credit is not available for this webinar. Beyond school readiness benefits, reading with young children helps them expand their horizons, explore their feelings, conquer their fears, and connect with important adults in their lives. This one hour web conference will...

Feed Your Professional Development Program With RSS Feeds

Wednesday, April 25, 2012 at 1:00 pm EDT - Presented by Stan Skrabut

Here is also a list of professional development sessions. These professional development sessions are open to anyone in Extension, and you're all welcome to participate.

Tractor and Machinery Safety

Tuesday, April 24, 2012 at 7:00 pm EDT

Tractors and machinery are a leading cause of injuries in agriculture. Hazard recognition and abatement strategies can be simple and inexpensive once you know where to look for the hazards. These same strategies can also be used when purchasing new or used agricultural...

Question Wranglers' Meetup - April 2012

Tuesday, April 24, 2012 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Beth Raney

An opportunity for state Question Wranglers who help with questions submitted via Ask an Expert by the public at www.extension.org, to get familiar with your role and the tools available to make it easier, ask questions, and share experiences & tips. (for eXtension...

Ask an Expert 2.0 Mock-Up Walkthrough

Monday, April 23, 2012 at 2:30 pm EDT

eXtension is beginning work on a new version of Ask an Expert (AaE). We have an early stage conceptual mock-up designed to capture the user experience and functionality of the new AaE. One of the biggest changes, as described in the eXtension 2012 Strategic Roadmap, is that...

Cooling Strategies During Heat Stress

Monday, April 23, 2012 at 1:00 pm EDT

Presenter: Dr. Pete Hansen, University of Florida Cooling dairy cows is the most important strategy to improve both milk production and reproduction during summer months. Opportunities that dairy farms can utilize to evaluate the effect of heat stress on their dairy will be...

expired Moodle resources & activities

Monday, April 23, 2012 at 12:00 pm EDT - Presented by Jennifer Chilek

***Expired because the Moodle version is out of date*** This session will present an overview of some of the resources and activities including quizzes, feedback, questionnaires, & certificates. We will also discuss course setup, enrollment procedures and course...

Adaptive Management Webcast

Friday, April 20, 2012 at 2:30 pm EDT

The foundation of adaptive management is a rigorous and objective evaluation of management practices at the field level combined with a deliberate process to learn from the evaluations to make better decisions in the next season. The objective of this webcast is to teach...