Hello, fellow language professionals,
My name is Keiko Schneider, known as KeikoS and Keiko at TAPPED IN
(http://www.tappedin.org), an online conference site for teahers.
August 8th is Summer Carnival and TAPPED IN offers 12 hours of non-stop
live sessions and tours. http://www.tappedin.org/info/sc2001.html
I particulary wanted to invite you to language learning related sessions.
1. Learning about Language Learning B-Board Project by Eiko Ushida of
Carnegie Mellon University (11:00am Pacific, 2:00pm Eastern, 6:00pm GMT,
3:00am next day in Japan)
2. Webheads: An experiment in world friendship thru online language
learning by Vance Stevens from UAE (noon Pacific, 3:00pm Eastern, 7:00pm
GMT, 4:00am next day in Japan)
More info can be found at Summer Carnival page at http://
www.tappedin.org/info/sc2001.html and also
Events are open to anybody who is interested in the topic. Since there
will be multiple sessions in the same hour, please ask around where the
session that you are interested would be when you log in. HelpDesk
volunteers will direct you to the right room.
Instructions to log in as a guest
1. Go to http://www.tappedin.org
2. Click the "Guest Login" Button on the TAPPED IN home page
3. Be patient while loading
4. When prompted in the bottom window, erase the text next to the word
SAY, and type your name and hit return.
5. When loading is done, you will be in the Reception area.
6. To talk, type in the message in the window next to the word SAY. Then
press the SEND button or the ENTER key
7. There will be HelpDesk to assist you to get to the right room.
Please feel free to write to me at kschnei@... if you have any
questions. I hope to see you all!
Keiko Schneider (kschnei@...)
Online Academic Conferences Chair, WAOE http://waoe.org
HelpDesk volunteer at TAPPED IN: http://www.tappedin.org