Resources from SBL Presentation

“The Contribution of Distance Learning Strategies to the Brick-and-Mortar Classroom”

Here is a link to a slideshow of the presentation itself:

Here are links to resources mentioned in my presentation to the section, “Academic Teaching and Biblical Studies” of the Society of Biblical Literature, at the 2009 annual conference in New Orleans.

Studies and articles on benefits of distance and asychrony:


A site solely for creating wikis

Social bookmarking, highlighting, and commenting of web pages.
Sample group’s bookmarks:

Bringing feeds to a central location from blogs, from wikis, from Diigo, from Twitter, from Yahoo Pipes, and so on.
Michael Wesch (KSU) at Netvibes:
My Netvibes public page, including course tabs:

Yahoo Pipes: “Rewire the Web.”
Grouping, filtering, ordering RSS feeds from anywhere.
Tutorial on how to use Yahoo Pipes:

Michael Wesch on YouTube:
“The Machine is Us/ing Us” (short):
“A Portal to Media Literacy” (long)

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  1. […] A few of the tools mentioned by Lester Brooke: […]

  2. […] resources that I mention, including links to some of Michael Wesch’s content, can be found here: […]

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