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  1. 1. P L N b l o g : http://2blog2share2learn.edublogs.org / P r e s e n t a t I o n s i t e : http://msbisonline.weebly.com / e C a r d : http://about.me/VRBurton
  2. 3. PBworks is an easy-to-use free web page that multiple people can edit, it’s based on wiki technology. WYSIWYG
  3. 4. Use PBworks to communicate with Administrators, Faculty, Parents and Students
  4. 5. Parents and Faculty can see the work that we are doing in class
  5. 7. Host and share information between students, faculty and staff. Encourage staff development and shared resources across schools. Make distance learning more interactive and collaborative, support research teams, and improve inter-departmental coordination.
  6. 8. In the classroom, P B works is a free tool that empowers every student to participate in group projects.
  7. 9. Great way to communicate with students Create Publish Comment Converse Post Ideas Respond Share Edit Collaborate Engage
  8. 10. You have assigned a team research project. What can you do to encourage the students to work together, share resources and create high quality work?
  9. 11. It's so easy to create a site to help guide students along with projects. It's a good way to make handouts available to students. I post links to my site so that parents can access project guidelines as well.
  10. 12. With PBworks, you have a history of every edit You are notified of every change
  11. 13. No more “dog ate my homework” <ul><li>Edits are time stamped. You know who made changes and when they were made. </li></ul>
  12. 14. Encourage student-centered learning. Even young students can build web pages, embed images & video, and post documents. Provide access to information sources, book lists, and links to good articles
  13. 15. <ul><ul><li>Set it up and it works </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>just like typing in Microsoft Word </li></ul></ul>
  14. 16. Just click edit and work on the pages
  15. 17. Easy to add things onto the wikipages
  16. 18. Post a picture or a video Wikis can house all of the resources that you want to share
  17. 19. Easy to create pages PBworks allows you to use templates to make projects easier. Use their templates or create your own.
  18. 20. Create folders to organize student work
  19. 21. P B works is free, fast and easy to use. Create one now at www.PBworks.com
  20. 22. http://pbworks.com/education
  21. 23. PBworks Basic Edition Create a Free Online Workspace for Your Class Basic Edition is free for instructional use. PBworks Classroom Edition Premium Security and Access Controls for $99/year Classroom Edition offers more control over who can see and edit the content on your workspace. You also get branding with your school logo and colors, 20X the storage, and more, for just $99 per year.
  22. 24. PBworks hosts over 300,000 educational workspaces, and has helped transform teaching and learning for millions of students, parents and teachers.
  23. 25. As teachers, we want to be sure students are protected from the wider internet. YOU control who sees your workspace <ul><li>You invite your students </li></ul><ul><li>E ach student has a unique login and password </li></ul>
  24. 26. Pbworks Sites for Educators are free and never display advertisements NO ADS
  25. 27. We want to make certain our students act appropriately on line. Will our students write offensive comments ? How can we monitor our students activity?
  26. 28. Sites can be public or private
  27. 29. PBworks is Free and Easy to set up No IT department is needed!
  28. 30. <ul><ul><li>Simply create an account, a site name and begin </li></ul></ul>
  29. 31. PBworks Resources For Classroom Teachers For Librarians For School/District Technologies For University Users Education Webinars Education Case Studies Educators’ Wiki