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Experiential Learning and Evaluation

Wednesday, February 16, 2011 at 3:00 pm EST

Youth development volunteers and professionls love to work "hands-on" and most do their best work once they master an experiential learning or inquiry model for engaging learners. The experiential approach also lends itself well to evaluation of process and outcomes....

National eXtension Web Conference

Wednesday, February 16, 2011 at 2:30 pm EST - Presented by Kevin Gamble, Ashley Griffin, Beth Raney, Lawrence Lippke, Terry Meisenbach, Craig Wood, Michael Lambur, Kyle Kostelecky

First of four web conferences in 2011 for all who wish to be updated on eXtension's progress and current activities. AGENDA 1. eXtension's Strategic Planning 2. Technology/Engineering Updates 3. Communities of Practice and Content Development News 4. eXtension's...

NCRCRD: Brain Research & Change Strategies

Tuesday, February 15, 2011 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Jerry Thomas

About the webinar: "2010 North Central Regional Center for Rural Development Speakers Series" focuses on ways that Extension systems can engage and collaborate better using new organizational systems and tools. To help achieve this goal we will sponsor a series of...

Learned Approaches to Successful Community Change

Monday, February 14, 2011 at 12:00 pm EST - Presented by Dave Ivan

Many successful community change models are currently being used by community and economic development practitioners. Based on what we have learned about successful community change approaches from 10 noteworthy community development initiatives, this webinar will identify the...

Getting Down to Business with Social Media Marketing

Thursday, February 10, 2011 at 2:00 pm EST

Social media and on-line tools have changed marketing forever. We'll look at the ROI for real small businesses, then we'll go through a four step process to create a living and working plan that brings social media marketing right into the heart of your business. ...

"Cognitive Surplus: Creativity and Generosity in a Connected Age" Book Discussion

Wednesday, February 9, 2011 at 3:00 pm EST

We will be having a guided discussion on Clay Shirky's latest book Cognitive Surplus: Creativity and Generosity in a Connected Age. The plan is for each of us to read the book, and to consider how the concepts presented may impact the Land-Grant system going forward. We will...

The Value of eXtension, Part 2

Wednesday, February 9, 2011 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Karen Hinton, Keith Smith

The Value of eXtension (Part 2): This is the second of two sessions focusing on eXtension outcomes, impacts and capacity building. Karen Hinton, Dean and Director, University of Nevada Cooperative Extension, Nevada, and Keith Smith, CES Director, Ohio State University...

Institutional Team Web Conference - February 2011

Tuesday, February 8, 2011 at 2:30 pm EST - Presented by Terry Meisenbach

Meeting of all members of state eXtension Institutional Teams. Please join us! Join us the first Tuesday of each month for a meetup of eXtension Institutional Teams! See the community listing in People at http://www.extension.org/people/communities/80.

The Value of eXtension, Part 1

Monday, February 7, 2011 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Dan Cotton

This is a two part series on the Value of eXtension (Part 1). Part 1, by Dan Cotton, Director of eXtension will focus on program impacts, as well as eXtension tools and services, an overview of the ways eXtension provides value to Cooperative Extension. ---- 43 participants ...

Four Cloud-powered Tools Workshop

Friday, January 28, 2011 at 1:00 pm EST - Presented by Stan Skrabut

Learn more about four powerful cloud-powered tools: Dropbox, Diigo, Evernote, and Zotero. Diigo: http://www.wyomingextension.org/wiki/index.php5?title=Learning_Guide:Diigo Dropbox: http://www.wyomingextension.org/wiki/index.php5?title=Learning_Guide:DropBox Evernote:...

Four Cloud-powered Tools Workshop

Thursday, January 27, 2011 at 1:00 pm EST - Presented by Stan Skrabut

Learn more about four powerful cloud-powered tools: Dropbox, Diigo, Evernote, and Zotero. Diigo: http://www.wyomingextension.org/wiki/index.php5?title=Learning_Guide:Diigo Dropbox: http://www.wyomingextension.org/wiki/index.php5?title=Learning_Guide:DropBox Evernote:...

Find Your Dream Job in the U.S. Horse Industry

Tuesday, January 25, 2011 at 7:00 pm EST - Presented by Kathy Anderson, Chris Skelly

Do you dream of turning your passion into your profession? If your passion is horses, finding a career in the horse industry may be for you. This presentation will give a broad overview of the U.S. Horse Industry and the careers that support it. In addition, we will discuss...

Question Wrangler Monthly Meetup - January 2011

Tuesday, January 25, 2011 at 2:00 pm EST - 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, the tools available to make it easier, and share experiences & tips. (for eXtension Question Wranglers)...

Regional Delivery Systems in Cooperative Extension

Tuesday, January 25, 2011 at 1:00 pm EST

State Extension Services are facing steep budget cuts and many are reorganizing. Some are narrowing the scope of their services, running the risk of reducing public value leading to further budget cuts. Other states are exploring ways to do more with less by changing the way...

Return on Investment -- Social Media

Monday, January 24, 2011 at 3:00 pm EST - Presented by Anne Adrian, Eli Sagor, Jennifer O'Leary, Michael Lambur

January 24, 3-4:00 PM Eastern; IT & Marketing SIG Professional Development Offering; Topic: Return on Investment --Social Media Mike Lambur, eXtension, Evaluation Specialist, Eli Sagor, Minnesota, Forestry Specialist, and Dan Toland, Ohio Farm Bureau, will discuss...