Welcome to the world of… Web 2.0, Group Collaboration, and You!
Nets*T 1 .Facilitate and Inspire Student Learning and Creativity c. promote student reflection using collaborative tools to reveal and clarify students' conceptual understanding and thinking, planning, and creative processes. Model Digital-Age Work and Learning b. collaborate with students, peers, parents, and community members using digital tools and resources to support student success and innovation. Graphic created on worldle.com by Tammy M. Stratton
Focus Question How can educators effectively integrate Web 2.0 tools within the online curriculum? Related QuestionsWhat resources do teachers need to successfully use technology in their online classroom?How can Web 2.0 tools and applications be used to promote successful online group collaboration?
Given a list of or links to Web 2.0 tools and applications, teachers will be able to identify the appropriate tools and applications required for successful group collaboration in an online environment. Objective (Ideally!)
“As for me, all I know is that I know nothing.” Socrates Socrate’s quote retrieved from http://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/authors/s/socrates.html
Before we begin… Let’s defer to the experts or, in other words, the “digital natives” to define Web 2.0…
Livebinders Example Share and Embed Your Public Shelf Start a Blank Binder
My Esperanza Rising pathfinder example Share this LiveBinder Collaborate Show Details Embed Add to Shelf Make a Copy Edit It Present Delete from All Shelves
Additional uses… Teacher- “I wanted students to focus on the material. Not finding it.” Professor – “I collected all 39 videos in one place so they are easy to share.” Skier – “As a skier, I like to check the ski reports on Friday to decide where to go. It’s great to have them all in one place!”
Wikepedia’s visual view of Web 2.0 Tag Coud (a typical Web 2.0 phenomenon in itself) presenting Web 2.0 themes Retrieved from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Web_2.0
Our own Web 2.0 Throwdown! http://www.mywebspiration.com http://www.edu.glogster.com http://www.wordle.net http://prezi.com http://livebinders.com http://zunal.com http://bubbl.us. http://www.toodledo.com http://cooltoolsforschools.com Google docs PaintEarth-1 by adametrnal Retrieved from http://www.flickr.com/photos/adametrnal/5620764949/
BUT…AFTER ALL THIS… what if Web 2.0 is not the future? A humorous, alternative view…
Excellent web 2.0Text Choosing Web 2.0 Tools For learning and Teaching In a Digital World Pam Berger & Sally Trexler 2010 ISBN: 978-1-59158-706-4
References Socrates quote retrieved September 8, 2011, from http://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/ authors/s/socrates.html What is Web 2.0 Youtube Video retrieved from http://www.youtube.com/ watch?v=9uGLt1tSOrE&feature=youtu.be Web 1.0 vs. Web 2.0 Created by Ysoon Blogand translated by DJ Flush.Retrievedfrom http://wwwsizlopedia.com/2007/08/18/ web-10-vs-web20-the-visual-difference/ Tag Cloud presenting Web 2.0 themes Retrieved from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Web_2.0 PaintEarth-1 by adametrnal Retrieved from http://www.flickr.com/photos/adametrnal/56207649 Web 2.0 is Not the Future Retrieved from http://www.youtube.com/ watch?v=fys5CdRRHxc