Wikis• The most famous ~ Wikipedia• Wikis in Plain English• Great for collaborative learning• Wiki Resources• 50 Ways to use wikis for a more collaborative and interactive classr
Wikis• Best embeds for a wiki• Several free wiki sites to choose from: • pbworks • wikispaces • wikia • wetpaint
• Who uses it? Skype• Skype in The Classroom • a community for educators • Check Out • teachers • resources • project• Assessment of Learning with Skype• Framing a Skype Learning Experience• Educator’s Guide to using Skype Effectively in the Classroom
• Edmodo Edmodo • a little like ning • a little like Facebook • watch the video “What is Edmodo?”• Calendar• Gradebook• Library • upload documents
Edmodo• Edmodo Blog• 15 Things Teachers and Students Can Do with Edmodo• 5 Steps to Getting Started• Math Community for Edmodo
Powerpoint or Keynote• Present information• Very easy to use• Presentation Advice• Keynote - tutorials• Powerpoint Activities• Parade of Games in Powerpoint• Powerpoint Templates for Teachers
Slideshare• share your powerpoint or keynote online• easily embed presentation into blog or website • An example - 7th Pre-Algebra• Go to www.slideshare.net • Create an account • upload your powerpoint or keynote presentation • can be private or public
more slideshare• when you have uploaded to slideshare get embed code• create a new blog post on ning and paste embed code • I’ll help!
Google Presentation• Create on Google or upload a powerpoint (no keynote) • limited bells and whistles • need internet connection • can publish and have viewers join in • Great for collaboration• Upload your presentation
Prezi• Dynamic presentation• Ability to share online• Slick• Go to Prezi • try it out• The Ultimate Guide to Prezi
Practice• With your chosen topic, create a powerpoint or keynote presentation.• Save and upload to slideshare• Save and upload to Google docs• Try a little Prezi
Technology Integration• Technology Integration Matrix• 50 sites in 60 min • organized into categories
Teacher Resources• Education Week • Great periodical • Free login • Check out an article. • Teachers tab
International Society for Technology in Education• iste • Standards for technology • Professional Development • Conference in June • forums, groups
Teacher Resources• Teacher Tube • free sign up • an alternative to You Tube• Partnership for 21st Century • Great resources • Massachusetts has a section
Teacher Resources• teachersdomain.org (WGBH) • Digital Media for Massachusetts educators
Teacher Resources• edutopia • George Lucas Foundation • yes that George Lucas • terrific collection of lessons • ability to sort by strategies
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