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About Randy LaBonte

CANeLearn Chief Executive Officer

iNACOL and CEA Awards

2015 iNACOL Award Winner - Alison Slack, OeLC The International Association for K-12 Online Learning (iNACOL) 2015 Outstanding Individual Contribution to K-12 Blended and Online Learning Award winner is Alison Slack from the Ontario eLearning Consortium.  The annual iNACOL Innovator Awards distinguish individuals for exceptional research, innovative learning practices, and outstanding contributions in blended and [...]

By | November 26th, 2015|Awards, iNACOL, iNACOL Innovation Awards|Comments Off on iNACOL and CEA Awards

November News

November 12, 2015 Mark your calendars - Webinar Wednesdays launches next week with a presentation on disruptive innovation from iNACOL 2014 Innovative Program of the Year Navigate. Scroll down for more information or check out our Online Webinars page here, or our Google PD Calendar here. Website - We have migrated from our original Moodle [...]

By | November 12th, 2015|General News, Newsletter|Comments Off on November News

Canadian educators recognized for iNACOL Innovation Awards

Four outstanding programs and educators were recognized by the Canadian eLearning Network (CANeLearn) as nominees for one of four innovation awards presented by iNACOL (International Association for K-12 Online Learning http://www.inacol.org/about/awards/). The iNACOL Innovator Awards recognize learning practices, new research and individual achievements in the field of blended and online learning. CANeLearn nominees were: CJ [...]

By | October 15th, 2015|Awards, iNACOL, iNACOL Innovation Awards|Comments Off on Canadian educators recognized for iNACOL Innovation Awards

Call for Proposals – Professional Development in K­‐12 Online and Blended Learning

The Journal of Online Learning Research (http://www.editlib.org/j/jolr/) is seeking submissions that share research and ideas for professional development programs that prepare future and current teachers for these new learning environments.  An important emphasis for this special issue is on professional development programs and practices that exist and their impacts on blended and/or online learning practices.  [...]

By | September 11th, 2015|Journal, Professional Development, Research|Comments Off on Call for Proposals – Professional Development in K­‐12 Online and Blended Learning

CANeLearn September News & AGM

September 2015 Sign up to receive an email copy of our newsletter. (https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1KxpAFZ2_3NnnrEM3GujnPlKMy5v3oVtCHodlu1y_feg/viewform) Highlights (scroll down for additional details) NEWS New website launched iNACOL Awards nominees announced - CJ MacKinnon-Scott, Elizabeth Murphy, Alison Slack and Nova Scotia Virtual School Membership renewals underway  EVENTS blendED Alberta Symposium (Oct. 25-27 Edmonton) Register before Sept.30! http://www.blendedalberta.ca/ "Webinar Wednesdays" [...]

By | September 8th, 2015|AGM, General News, Newsletter|Comments Off on CANeLearn September News & AGM

CANeLearn 2015-16 Board of Directors

At the September 15 Canadian eLearning Network's Annual General Meeting the following directors were elected to serve membership for the 2015-16 year: Three-year term: Todd Pottle (ON - Ontario eLearning Consortium Coordinator) elected Laurel Beaton (AB from ADLC) elected Allison MacDonald (MB from Manitoba First Nations Education Resource Centre) elected Two-year term: Kevin Wttewaall (AB [...]

By | September 6th, 2015|AGM, General News, Newsletter|Comments Off on CANeLearn 2015-16 Board of Directors

blendED 2015 Symposium – Edmonton – Oct. 25-27

Alberta's Blended and Online Symposium The blendED 2015 Symposium is devoted to practical and comprehensive approaches to blended and online learning. The Symposium is organized around five broad themes: Research, Pedagogy, Tools, Course Design and Diverse Learning Groups. Symposium attendees will have opportunities to explore emerging and innovative practices in blended and online learning that [...]

By | September 6th, 2015|BlendED, Conferences, General News, PD|Comments Off on blendED 2015 Symposium – Edmonton – Oct. 25-27

Proceedings from the July 8/9, 2015 Halifax Summer Symposium

The Canadian eLearning Network extended an open invitation to anyone interested in blended and online learning to attend a pan-Canadian discussion about increasing flexible learning through blended and online learning environments. The two-day event, hosted by Nova Scotia Department of Education and Early Childhood Development and the Nova Scotia Virtual School, was designed to focus [...]

By | July 15th, 2015|Conferences|Comments Off on Proceedings from the July 8/9, 2015 Halifax Summer Symposium