Speedgeeking for Web 2.0

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My first attempt at a Speed Geek session! The topic is Web 2.0 offering that have potential for education - specifically the TESL or TESOL profession.

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Speedgeeking for Web 2.0

  1. 1. speed geek session Web2.0 John Allan
  2. 2. fast paced surface delivery of….web2.0
  3. 3. 8 common features of Web 2.0
  4. 4. <ul><li>Heeeeeeere </li></ul><ul><li>We </li></ul><ul><li>Go….. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Collaborative writing
  6. 6. www.writeboard.com <ul><li>a web-based word processor </li></ul><ul><li>multiple people can login and share ideas </li></ul><ul><li>brainstorm </li></ul><ul><li>RSS updates are available for your board so you know when changes have been made </li></ul><ul><li>multiple versions of a document so you can roll back if needed </li></ul><ul><li>many distribution modes </li></ul>
  7. 7. Community mapping Moodlers in the UK
  8. 8. Frapper <ul><li>community mapper </li></ul><ul><li>interactive, fun and engaging destinations </li></ul><ul><li>keep track of friends or colleagues whereabouts </li></ul><ul><li>more than 2 million Frappr! maps have been created </li></ul><ul><li>a unique way to visualize and interact with each other </li></ul><ul><li>embed web pages with Frappr maps </li></ul><ul><li>get real-time stats on where visitors are & frequency </li></ul>
  9. 9. Browser based mindmapper
  10. 10. mind42 <ul><li>browser based online mind mapping application </li></ul><ul><li>open the browser and launch the application </li></ul><ul><li>map your individual ideas </li></ul><ul><li>collaborate with colleagues and friends </li></ul><ul><li>locally or worldwide </li></ul><ul><li>multilingual </li></ul>
  11. 11. Moodle mapped out
  12. 12. Text to mind map converter
  13. 13. www.text2mindmap.com <ul><li>an Online text to Mind Map convertor </li></ul><ul><li>Text2Mindmap is a web application that converts texts to mind maps </li></ul><ul><li>takes a structured list of words or sentences, interprets it,and draws a mind map of them </li></ul>
  14. 14. Visual theasaurus
  15. 15. Visual theasaurus
  16. 16. Sharing professional documents
  17. 17. www.docstoc.com/documents/education/ <ul><li>11,000 docs & counting </li></ul><ul><li>archive </li></ul><ul><li>locate </li></ul><ul><li>share </li></ul><ul><li>contribute </li></ul>
  18. 18. Family trees, structure or organizations
  19. 19. www.myheritage.com <ul><li>create group structures </li></ul><ul><li>create family trees (study relationships) </li></ul><ul><li>historical family trees (Kennedys) </li></ul>
  20. 20. Visual search
  21. 21. www.kartoo.com <ul><li>visually appealing </li></ul><ul><li>establishes relationships through interactive lines, proximity and size </li></ul><ul><li>great for second language & visual learners </li></ul>
  22. 22. Animation - scripting & mixedmedia manipulation
  23. 23. scratch.mit.edu <ul><li>variety of difficulties </li></ul><ul><li>basic computer scripting option </li></ul><ul><li>community/sharing </li></ul><ul><li>motivating </li></ul>
  24. 24. How things are done community
  25. 25. eHow <ul><li>thousands of article </li></ul><ul><li>thousands of subjects </li></ul><ul><li>A moment of silence for the next slide…… </li></ul>
  26. 27. Popular web content
  27. 28. DIGG <ul><li>content voted on by community </li></ul><ul><li>categories </li></ul><ul><li>millions on line </li></ul><ul><li>very current </li></ul>
  28. 29. On line journaling
  29. 30. www.livejournal.com <ul><li>standard for EFL/ESL </li></ul><ul><li>create your own class community </li></ul><ul><li>all forms of multimedia </li></ul><ul><li>millions involved </li></ul>
  30. 31. blog manifests into a “superblog”
  31. 32. www.ielts-blog.com <ul><li>Scott – any comments? </li></ul><ul><li>amazing resource </li></ul><ul><li>practice tests </li></ul><ul><li>listenings </li></ul><ul><li>author is a 2LL that went thought the IELTS process </li></ul>
  32. 33. Pronunciation guides
  33. 34. www.forvo.com <ul><li>many languages </li></ul><ul><li>topics for targeted study </li></ul>
  34. 35. Accents
  35. 36. Free web site constructors
  36. 37. www.synthasite.com <ul><li>free web editor and host </li></ul><ul><li>allows for blogging </li></ul>
  37. 38. Data visualizers
  38. 39. www.swivel.com <ul><li>charts </li></ul><ul><li>collaboration </li></ul><ul><li>thousands already there </li></ul><ul><li>create </li></ul><ul><li>share (RSS) </li></ul>
  39. 40. Visual complexity
  40. 41. Visualcomplexity.com <ul><li>visualization of complex networks </li></ul><ul><li>series of disciplines </li></ul>
  41. 42. A social network
  42. 43. Media converters
  43. 44. www.media-convert.com <ul><li>audio </li></ul><ul><li>video </li></ul><ul><li>animation </li></ul><ul><li>Images </li></ul><ul><li>texts </li></ul>
  44. 45. Screen recording
  45. 46. www.ScreenCast.com <ul><li>free Host </li></ul><ul><li>record screen </li></ul><ul><li>upload </li></ul><ul><li>share </li></ul>
  46. 47. automated podcast publication
  47. 48. www.poddesk.com <ul><li>automated Video Podcast Production and Delivery </li></ul><ul><li>video capture </li></ul><ul><li>Encoding </li></ul><ul><li>podcast delivery. </li></ul><ul><li>drag’n’drop </li></ul>
  48. 49. web hosted application solutions <ul><li>Zoho has become synonymous with having a sheer volume of Web based productivity applications. </li></ul>
  49. 50. www.zoho.com <ul><li>The Total Package </li></ul><ul><li>Productivity </li></ul><ul><li>Business </li></ul><ul><li>utilities </li></ul>
  50. 51. Peer paper sharing
  51. 52. www.wepapers.com <ul><li>search papers by category </li></ul><ul><li>search categories by institution </li></ul><ul><li>awareness may prevent plagiarism </li></ul><ul><li>publish papers for peer review (real audience) </li></ul>
  52. 53. Internet search manager
  53. 54. www.middlespot.com <ul><li>visual and textual results </li></ul><ul><li>navigate by graphic result </li></ul><ul><li>navigate by text based result </li></ul><ul><li>save to personal workpad feature </li></ul><ul><li>quick zoom </li></ul>
  54. 55. On line Music Collabortation
  55. 56. BoJam.com <ul><li>true artistic collaboration </li></ul><ul><li>worldwide potential </li></ul><ul><li>international concerts </li></ul><ul><li>sample tracks from other artists (legal issues?) </li></ul>
  56. 57. Internet-live language tutor/teacher
  57. 58. Live Mocha <ul><li>community members share linguistic expertise </li></ul><ul><li>share by swapping lessons </li></ul><ul><li>learn by using site lessons </li></ul><ul><li>purchase expert teacher for fee </li></ul><ul><li>learn at home when you wish </li></ul>
  58. 59. Create a book
  59. 60. www.tikatok.com <ul><li>child focused </li></ul><ul><li>community for children </li></ul><ul><li>write illustrate and publish a real book </li></ul><ul><li>a suite of free teacher tools </li></ul><ul><li>bookmaking projects for education </li></ul>
  60. 61. Classroom community
  61. 62. www.engrade.com <ul><li>free learning management system </li></ul><ul><li>on line tools </li></ul><ul><li>24/7 access for students and teachers </li></ul>
  62. 63. Your head should be spinning….. <ul><li>there are so many more offerings </li></ul><ul><li>remember the commonalities </li></ul><ul><li>experiment </li></ul><ul><li>have fun </li></ul><ul><li>Share with education and learning communities! </li></ul>

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