2013 Conference Materials

e-Formation Resource Map by Robbin Whittington

e-Formation Resource Map by Robbin Whittington

This page collects all the fabulous resources our e-Formation presenters shared at the conference. If there’s something you’re looking for that doesn’t seem to be available here, please contact cmt@vts.edu. Please note that this page is a work-in-progress.

Pre-conference: e-Formation Tools Bootcamp (tool-centered training)

Your Ministry Gone Google – Parts 1 & 2 – Randall Curtis & Robbin Whittington

Social Media in the Congregation: Using Facebook and Twitter – Anna Rendell

Seeing Face to Face: Web-Based Video Conferencing – Julie Lytle & Kyle Oliver

Share Your Story with the World through Blogs – Sharon Ely Pearson

Expanding Social Media in Your Congregation: Pinterest, Instagram, Foursquare, LinkedIn, and More – Anna Rendell

Faith in Motion: Creating Video for the Web – Curtis Prather & Kyle Oliver

The Digital Church Welcomes You: Building an Effective Online Website Presence – Peter Turner

Designing an Online Faith Formation Center – John Roberto

Designing Dynamic Presentations – Lisa Kimball

  • Handout

e-Formation Online – Learning through Online Courses – Chris Yaw

 

Friday Evening Plenary

“Faith Formation in the Connected, Digital World – An e-Formation Experience in Word, Music, Symbols, Images, and Ritual” – Dr. Lisa Kimball with Guest Presenters and Worship Leaders

 

Saturday Workshops & Plenary

e-Formation with Families: “Analytics Don’t Lie” – Leif Kehrwald

The New World of Curriculum – Sharon Ely Pearson & Dirk deVries

Faith Formation 4.0 – Julie Ann Lytle

  • Workshop Notes
  • Webinar Session (Due to some camera troubles, both the Faith Formation 4.0 and World Wide Witness sessions are on this recording. Julie Lytle’s workshop begins at 1:30:05.)

Advanced Web Design Seminar – Randall Curtis & Robbin Whittington

  • Handout

e-Formation Learning Technologies in School Settings – Tim Welch

Keynote Presentation: The New Media Ecology – Sarah Lumbard, Vice President, Content Strategy & Operations, National Public Radio

World Wide Witness: Empowering Digital Evangelists – Kyle Oliver & Weston Mathews

Christian Formation through e-Learning Methodologies: Examples and Best Practices in the Latino/Hispanic Context – Victor A. Feliberty-Ruberté, Pablo Velásquez Abreu, Omayra Caraballo Pagán, and Diana Rivera

  • Handout (a link to ALL slides used by our Latino/a Ministries speakers)
  • Link to Video (content created and managed by individuals mentioned above, and we’ll link to it as soon as it’s available!)

Mobile Apps for Faith Formation: What Do We Need, and How Do We Get There? – Kyle Oliver

e-Formation Learning Methods – Tim Welch

Formation in Cyberspace: Social Media and Interactive Communication in the Church and Academy – Victor A. Feliberty-Ruberté, Rolando Méndez, Edgar Giraldo-Orozco

  • Handout
  • Webinar Session (content created and managed by individuals mentioned above, and we’ll link to it as soon as it’s available!)

Retos y desafios del modelo de educacion a distancia

Formation in Cyberspace: Concepts, Models and Methodologies in the Latino/Hispanic Context

“Lo mejor de ambos mundos”: Educacion a Distancia vs. Presecial 

Factors that Affect the Retention and Attrition of Long-Distance Students

Faith Formation in the Digital Era

Formation Communication and Interaction in Cyberspace

 

Sunday Workshops & Plenary

Sunday morning Eucharist 

Bringing e-Formation to Life in Your Setting – Application Workshops

Images of the Future of e-Formation Formation Dr. Lisa Kimball with Guest Presenters