Calendar of Events and Deadlines

(text from original grant application) This page should become the official calendar and tracking tool for the project. Need a good layout.

Appendix D
Detailed Timeline of Project Activities

Summer 2007
· Evaluate wiki platforms.
· Develop framework for wiki used by PIs for collaboration, goal-setting, and progress updates across campuses and projects.
· PIs work with project partners to design and develop wiki assignments for fall courses.
· Video- or teleconference with all project participants.
· Monthly teleconferences between co-PIs
Fall 2007
Teach first set of courses using wikis:
· COMM 310 (Leeds-Hurwitz) /TEDU 210 (Kim) at UW-Parkside
· TEDU 327 (Crafton) at UW Parkside
· ENG 250s (Chick, Rybak, Hassel) via UW Colleges Online Program
· ENG 217 (Meacham) at UW Green Bay
· GEO 125 and GEO 350 (Komoto) at UW Barron County
· GEO 110 and GEO 350 (Montgomery) at UW Marathon County
· GEO 350 (Runnings) at UW Eau Claire
· BUS 311s (Iversen, Eierman, Philip) at UW Oshkosh
Carry out these additional activities:
· Co-PIs and project partners contribute to WiscWiki
· English team conducts first series of lesson study projects
· Evaluation of fall courses
· Develop wikis for spring courses
· Monthly teleconferences between co-PIs
· Post-semester analysis and debriefing via video- or teleconference
· Co-PIs begin drafting preliminary presentation at OPID Spring Conference
Spring 2008
Teach second set of courses using wikis:
· ENG 250s (Chick, Rybak, Hassel) via UW Colleges Online Program
· BUS 311s (Iversen, Eierman, Philip) at UW Oshkosh
Carry out these additional activities:
· Co-PIs and project partners contribute to WiscWiki
· English team conducts second series of lesson study projects
· Evaluation of spring courses co-PIs
· Post-semester analysis and debriefing via videoconference
· Leeds-Hurwitz and Chick register for and make travel arrangements for fall conferences (below)
· Present findings at individual campus teaching, learning, and technology venues
· Presentation for UWS at OPID conference in Madison (all PIs)
· Present findings at Midwest Association of Information Systems Conference in Eau Claire (Iversen)
Summer 2008
· Preparation of KEEP Toolkit Snapshot for broader public dissemination (Chick)
· Finalize documentation of findings for broader public dissemination
· Submit final report to the Office of Learning and Information Technology (August 31)
Fall 2008 (travel arrangements will be made in the spring)
· Present findings at National Communication Association in Chicago (Leeds-Hurwitz)
· Present findings at International Society for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning conference in Alberta, Canada (Chick)