The Apereo Teaching and Learning (T&L) Group meets regularly to identify areas of interest and individuals who would like to contribute to working in these areas over the coming year.  All are welcome on these calls. If you are interested in subscribing to one of the related Apereo mailing lists please see our Communications Page.   If you have questions please email Josh Baron at josh.baron@marist.edu.

Meeting Logistics

Call Schedule 

We are currently meeting on scheduled Wednesdays from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM (1000 - 1100) Eastern Time (New York). Refer to the Upcoming Schedule for meeting dates and topics.

If you are in a time zone that prevents you from participating during this time please contact Josh Baron (josh.baron@marist.edu) to discuss other ways of participating.

Join Web Conference and Etherpad

We use Big Blue Button as the online meeting space and Etherpad to capture attendees and meeting notes.

  1. Join the Web Conference
    1. Join Big Blue Button (hosted by Blindsidenetworks.net): http://apereo.blindsidenetworks.net/apereo/
    2. Choose Room 2 from the pop-down
      1. Join the ApereoTL email group or contact Neal Caidin for the password
    3. For audio by phone, dial: (352) 327-4267 or (855) 215-5935 (United States toll-free) Then enter 27616# as the conference pin number.
  2. Sign into Etherpad
    1. Click the linked Agenda topic in Upcoming Schedule at right.

Upcoming Meeting Schedule & Agenda Topics


DateAgenda - Sign Into Etherpad
Jan 13Loading in university pictures into Sakai profiles - Drew Ray & Chandni Saxena, Wake Forest
Jan 27

Canceled in lieu of SakaiCamp 2016

Feb 3Panopto lecture capture integration and demo - Lela Marshall, U.Va.
Feb 17topic pending

Unscheduled Topics

  • Lessons wishlist/jiras for Chuck Hedrick
  • LEaP (phase 2)
  • Sakai Podcasts and Polls - ??
  • 3rd-party LTI tool demos
    • Blackboard Collaborate (web conferencing)
    • Kaltura (multimedia delivery)
  • Documentation Group update - Wilma (to be scheduled after Sakai 11 code freeze)
  • Neal will put a call to dev list for developers projects
  • Apereo projects (Neal will check w/key project leads)
  • Apereo fellows (Neal will reach out to Ian)
  • Interested in finding someone who has expertise in Open Badges
  • Migrating from Sakai 10 to 11 - from the Early Adopter trenches :-)
  • Ways to structure your syllabus - suggested by Dave E
  • Spending Virtual Conference funds - what are priorities?

Prior Meeting Recordings and Notes

Apereo YouTube Channel Recordings

Etherpad Meeting Notes and Action Items Archive

JIRA Teaching and Learning Filter

See table below the Note and Actions table.

Link to 2 minute video showing how to label issues in Jira, that will appear automagically below.