NOTE: This page is a working space for the award committee, not the actual application site.
VISIT http://openedpractices.org/twsia to view previous awards and information about TWSIA, including FAQs.
- Recognize and promote best faculty practices and innovation in using Sakai for teaching and learning.
- Establish a faculty presence in the Sakai community and in particular at the international Sakai conference.
- Bring faculty in contact with Sakai developers and designers.
TWSIA 2013 Planning Timeline
Call in information: If you can, please use the toll number to help Marist College defray the cost of the line.
Int'l Toll: 1-719-387-1138
US/CAN Toll Free: 1-888-447-7153
Participant Passcode: 691938 Press the # key after entering the passcode.
First Planning Committee Meeting
2-5-13 Meeting Notes
Tuesday, February 5, 2013
Second Planning Committee Meeting
2-12-13 Meeting Notes
Tuesday, February 12, 2013
Third Planning Committee Meeting
2-19-13 Meeting Notes
Tuesday, February 19, 2013
Fourth Planning Committee Meeting
2-26-13 Meeting Notes
Tuesday, February 26, 2013
Fifth Planning Committee Meeting
3-5-13 Meeting Notes
Tuesday, March 5, 2013
11: 00am EST
Spring Break for some–No meeting
Tuesday, March 12, 2013
Sixth Planning Committee Meeting
3-19-13 Meeting Notes
Tuesday, March 19, 2013
Seventh Planning Committee Meeting
3-26-13 Meeting Notes
Tuesday, March 26, 2013
Eighth Planning Committee Meeting Meeting to finalize selection of TWSIA winners for 2013
Tuesday, April 9, 2013
Official announcement of award and Open Date for preliminary submissions in Google Forms
LINK to form: http://tinyurl.com/TWSIAabstractsubmission or http://tinyurl.com/twsiaabstractsubmission
February 11, 2013
Review and response to applicants on preliminary submissions (3 week period)
LINK to Google SS (where entries are collected):
February 11, 2013 to March 4, 2013
|Deadline date for preliminary submissions||March 1, 2013|
|Open Date for final submissions||March 1, 2013|
Application process closes
April 5, 2013 11:59 p.m.
Judging Committee reviews entries and selects winners in each category
(Conference call of judges on Tuesday April 9, 2013 to finalize selection of winners)
April 6 to April 9, 2013
April 12, 2013
April 15, 2013
Apereo (Sakai) Conference in San Diego, CA
June 3-6, 2013
Date of winners presentation in San Diego
June 4, 2013
Click the link below to download a flyer you can use to promote TWSIA at your school:
Flyer to promote TWSIA 2013 (Courtesy of Nancy Hill firstname.lastname@example.org)
Download the information sheet for judges below:
Information sheet for judges
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Subject: Call for award committee members
The Sakai Teaching and Learning Group is forming the 2013 Award Committee to oversee this year's Teaching with Sakai Innovation Award.
We hope to continue the success of this award for 2013 and are looking for committee members that represent many different groups within our community, so please don't hesitate to sign up. Please contact Salwa Khan at email@example.com if you are interested in working with us.
Thank you for your support.
Stand up and be counted!!
Google Account (for Docs)
|Salwa||Khan, Ph.D.||Texas State University||Coordinator, IT Projectsfirstname.lastname@example.orgemail@example.com||All committees|| |
Virginia Tech / Methodist College of Nursing / rSmart
Ph.D. Candidate Instructional Technology /
Informatics Instructor / Academic Tech. Consultant
Planning (for 2014, next year)
Sites (course,project), ePortfolio
|Janice||Smith, Ph.D.||Three Canoes LLC||Portfolio Consultantfirstname.lastname@example.org|| |
Higher Education: Face-to-Face
Willing to address: Project Sites / Other Uses of Sakai and Primary / Secondary Education
|Guillermo||Rodríguez, Ph.D.||CIFASIS - Universidad Nacional de Rosario - Argentina||Professor and Researcher|
| Higher Education: Face-to-Face|
Higher Education: Fully Online or Hybrid Course
Project Sites & Other Uses of Sakai
|Nancy||Hill||UT - MD Anderson Cancer Center||Project Director, Academic Technology Servicesemail@example.com|| ||Judging, Planning, Communications/ strategies|
|Fatima||Rahiman||University of the Witwatersrand -South Africa||Head: Learning Design team-Elearning , Support and Innovation Unit|
| ||Judging, Marketing locally|
Higher Ed: F2F,Online/Blended
|Nate||Angell||rSmart||Sakai Product Manager|| || ||Website: OpenedPractices.org|| |
|Barb||Kerns||Bradley University||Director Instructional Technology Assistance Center|
Higher Ed – F2F, Online/Hybrid
|Marc||Zaldivar||Virginia Tech||Director, ePortfolio Initiativesfirstname.lastname@example.orgemail@example.com||Planning, Judging|
Higher Ed – F2f, Online/Hybrid
|Teggin||Summers||Virginia Tech||AD, ePortfolio Initiativesfirstname.lastname@example.orgemail@example.com||Planning, Judging|| |
|Jim||Mezzanotte||rSmart||Sakai Functional Consultantfirstname.lastname@example.orgemail@example.com||Judging|| |
|Sheryl||Barnes||Tufts||AD, Educational & Scholarly Technology Servicesfirstname.lastname@example.orgemail@example.com|
|David||O'Steen||Wellesley College||Instructional Technologistfirstname.lastname@example.orgemail@example.com||Judging||Higher Ed - F2F, Online/Hybrid Courses|
Project Sites & Other Uses of Sakai
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