Dear fellow language professionals and techies,
SenseiOnline presents 22nd Benkyoukai (Study Forum)
Keiko Schneider "TAPPED IN and senseiOnline: Open House"
May 7- 8, 2002
Section 1: May 7th (Tuesday) 10am MDT, 9am PDT
6am Hawaii, 11am CDT, noon EDT, 4pm GMT, 5pm UK, 6pm France/Germany
Section 2: May 7th (Tuesday) 5pm MDT, 4pm PDT
1pm Hawaii, 6pm CDT, 7pm EDT, 11pm GMT; May 8th (Wednesday) 8am Japan,
To be sure, please go to Timezone Converter at
For about 50 minutes
Whos is the invited speaker?
Keiko Schneider teaches ESL and Technology at Albuquerque TVI, designs
and maintains education-related web sites, provides professional training
for language teachers and consults on technology integration in
education. She uses YahooGroups to facilitate asynchronous
communication among senseiOnline community members (those who are
concerened about teaching Japanese). For synchronous communication of the
community, she organizes monthly "benkyoukai" ("study forum" in Japanese)
using TAPPED IN for the group. She is a volunteer HelpDesk at TAPPED IN .
Short description of the presentation
There are two sections of the session to accommodate maximum
participation of those who are interested around the globe. Keiko
Schneider is the manager of senseiOnline list that is for those who are
concerened about teaching Japanese. She uses TAPPED IN to organize live
presentation called "benkyoukai" ("study forum" in Japanese). This
session will appeal to:
1) Educators who are interested in online professional development using
2) Education leaders who maintain or are interested in building online
3) Those who have heard about "benkyoukai", but never had guts to
participate, but are quite curious.
4) Those who like to find out about senseiOnline community.
What is going to happen?
Keiko's paper is at
So read the paper above and go to TAPPED IN. There will be Scott
and other participants. TAPPED IN is open to everybody and the
presentation will be done in English.
TAPPED IN is letting us use their space. Please go to
for detailed Guest log in info. No sign up necessary. Please log in a
few minutes early to get used to the environment or do practice before
the actual session.
If I can't attend? If I am too sleepy?
The log of the event will be kept in After School Online Room at TAPPED
IN and TAPPED IN members can retrieve it anytime. For non-members of
TAPPED IN, please write to Keiko Schneider.
Please send any question to the Manager of senseiOnline at
I look forward to seeing you all!
Keiko Schneider (kschnei@...
Online Academic Conferences Chair, WAOE http://waoe.org
HelpDesk volunteer at TAPPED IN: http://www.tappedin.org