Aware of difference -students, learning groups, educators, schoolsThis is stating the obvious, however what works forone may not work for another. Keep learningoutcome in mind, then choose tool suitable.Plethora of tools out there! (basket analogy)
Heaps of resources –basket too small? Overflowing?Lose handy resources? Need bigger basket – your PLN and the web! Use of bluetack by Mr 4 while Mummy prepared presentation –sun and face! Highlights people see and use resources very differently..
Twitter + blogsWhy Twitter- easy access, where ever, whenever, share links,resources, ideas, 24/7, dabble as much or little as you like Unsure why people so anti twitter- use when YOU need_YOU control it. Have a go! Check it out. WHY NOT?http://www.freetech4teachers.com/2010/07/develop-android-app-without-single-line.html(Richard Byrne)Jerry Blumengarten (everything)http://www.cybraryman.com/
17 ways to find and learnabout creative commonshttps://docs.google.com/present/edit?id=0AclS3lrlFkCIZGhuMnZjdjVfOTAzY2d0bTd4ZGQ&hl=en_GB&pli=1 All sizes of this photo are available under the creative commons license
QR codeshttp://www.qrstuff.com/QR codes -> Homework or SP (study prep) -> links to relevant sites for assessments -> Any information, text, websites etc -> engaging for kids, smart phones to scan (free QR reader tap media-both android and iphone)
Other resources to check out:Essaymap http://www.readwritethink.org/files/resources/interactives/essaymap/Wordle http://www.wordle.net/Edu.glogster http://glogsteredu.edu.glogster.com/Screenleap (screensharing) http://www.screenleap.com/Collaborative google maps http://earth.google.com/outreach/tutorial_collaborate.htmlItimelapse http://timelapse-iphone.com/gallery/Edmodo http://www.edmodo.com/Todays meet http://todaysmeet.com/Google forms http://www.google.com/google-d-s/forms/Pixton http://www.pixton.com/uk/Google account (gmail) and ebloggerhttps://accounts.google.com/NewAccount?hl=en_GB&continue=http://www.blogger.com/create-blog.g&service=blogger&naui=8Collaborative groups I managehttp://edmodo.com/join/a1dbac25b71020726bbd40d6679fc39a (Edmodo Food technology educators)http://edmodo.com/join/3ebef49b9fcc642262b39c3d2e89c649(Religious Education)http://edupln.ning.com/group/catholiceducators(Catholic educators Ning)