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Question Wranglers' Meetup - January 2013

Tuesday, January 22, 2013 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 and the tools available to make it easier, ask questions, and share experiences & tips. (for eXtension...

Can we talk? Improving Weed Management Communication between Organic Farmers and Extension

Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 2:00 pm EST

In this webinar, directed at Extension, government agency staff and researchers, Sarah Zwickle of the Ohio State University and Marleen Riemens of Wageningen University in the Netherlands will discuss their research on organic farmers’ weed management beliefs, perceptions and...

eXtension Resources for Extension Professionals

Wednesday, October 17, 2012 at 9:00 am EDT - Presented by Beth Raney, John Dorner, Terry Meisenbach, Kyleen Burgess, Adrian Gaskins

"What can eXtension do for me?" Learn about the many tools for Extension employees available at extension.org, the eXtension web site! In addition to being a great information source for the public, eXtension offers us opportunities to collaborate with Extension...

Use of ICT in Danish Extension Activities

Conference Session Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at 11:45 am EDT - Presented by Jens Peter Hansen

To overcome high costs and strong environmental regulations, Danish farmers must produce using best methods and knowledge available. A unique two-layer advisory system including 31 local advisory centres and a common Knowledge Centre for Agriculture helps them fulfilling this....

Evolution of Extension Panel

Conference Session Tuesday, October 2, 2012 at 3:30 pm EDT - Presented by Paul Coreil, Doug Steele, Thomas Coon, Mark Latimore,Jr., Michelle Rodgers

Panel discussion of this group of state Extension Directors: Doug Steele, Texas AgriLife Extension and ECOP Chair, moderator Michelle Rodgers, University of Delaware Extension Thomas Coon, Michigan State University Extension Paul Coreil, Louisana State University Extension...

eXtension Governing Committee

Tuesday, June 26, 2012 at 10:30 am EDT - Presented by Dan Cotton

An overview describing the rules of operation, goals and purpose of the eXtension Governing Committee. 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...

eXtension Foundation

Tuesday, June 26, 2012 at 10:00 am EDT - Presented by Dan Cotton

An overview describing the eXtension Foundation, its three major purposes and objectives. This webinar is targeted for New Directors and Administrators, but is open to anyone of the Cooperative Extension System to learn about the eXtension Foundation, its benefits and how it...

eXtension Strategies and Direction

Wednesday, May 2, 2012 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Lawrence Lippke

CoP Optimization From Strategic Roadmap 2011-2014: Modify the way Communities of Practice function to ensure that they actively participate in learning networks. Those successful communities will exhibit the following characteristics: • Participate in the daily flow of...

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...

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...

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...

Institutional Team Web Conference - January 2012

Tuesday, January 10, 2012 at 2:30 pm EST - Presented by Beth Raney, Dan Cotton, Henrietta Ritchie-Holbrook, Terry Meisenbach, Craig Wood

Meeting of all members of state eXtension Institutional Teams. Please join us! 1. eXtension in 2012 2. State and Local Value Enhancement Plan a. Stakeholder survey 3. Updates/changes to LEARN 4. eXtension.org redesign 5. Call for new CoPs 6. Around the country. 7....

Institutional Team Web Conference

Tuesday, December 6, 2011 at 2:30 pm EST - Presented by Kevin Gamble, Ashley Griffin, Beth Raney, Dan Cotton, Terry Meisenbach, Michael Lambur

Meeting of all members of state eXtension Institutional Teams. Please join us! 1. Social Media Survey 2. CoP Update 3. State & Local Value Enhancement Plan 4. Engineering & IT Report 5. PD highlights 6. Live broadcast from UGA Institutional Team...

Institutional Team Web Conference

Tuesday, November 1, 2011 at 2:30 pm EDT - Presented by Beth Raney, Terry Meisenbach, Michael Lambur

Meeting of all members of state eXtension Institutional Teams. Please join us! AGENDA 1. Followup on NeVC2011 2. Local Value Enhancement Plan 3. Report from Metrics & CSF listening sessions 4. Oregon State report on AaE implementation 5. Michigan State report...

NeVC: Curate The Cloud. How Too Much Information puts Humans Back In Charge.

Wednesday, October 19, 2011 at 2:00 pm EDT

by Steven Rosenbaum [http://www.steverosenbaum.magnify.net/] is the author of Curation Nation an exploration of the emerging phenomenon of human organization and publishing of content. He is also the founder of Magnify.net and the creator of MTV News Unfiltered. Steven will...