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A Linklist of the sites we may cover during my ICE 2011 session Tools Not Toys: A New Look at the Digital Playground

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  1. 1. Site Category Description LinkTools Not Toys:A New Look at the Presentation My full presentation isDigital Playground Review available online A Searchable Directory of Web 2.0 over 3,000 categorized WebGo2Web20 Database 2.0 Utilities Feedmyapp is a Web 2.0 Directory with the best and latest Web 2.0 sites, daily updated. Classifiied web apps by tagging them and Web 2.0 creating a brief description forFeedMyApp Database each. Listio for Web 2.0 is a directory and product review website. Covering web 2.0 Web 2.0 applications, services andListio Database new media. ProgrammableWeb gets you the latest on whats new and interesting with mashups, Web 2.0 APIs, and the Web as Platform. Its a directory, a news source, a Web 2.0 reference guide, aProgrammableWeb Database community. for SchoolNetworking A guide for school districtsAUP (Acceptable Use laying out acceptablePolicy) Guide Standards use policies A powerful alternative toTagxedo Word Clouds Wordle A primer for adhering to "The Childrens Internet ProtectionErate Guide to CIPA Standards ACT (CIPA) NETS ISTEs NETS Standards forStandards for Students Standards Students NETS ISTEs NETS Standards forStandards for Teachers Standards Teachers
  2. 2. A Weebly Page constructed to provide a backchannel usingBachannel for "Tools andNot Toys" Presentation Backchannel Blogs Googles free blog host Powerful and free blogWordpress Blogs community. A free blog host based onWeebly Blogs widgets The largest education blogEdublogs Blogs hosting site on the web Easyjournal is a free, easy- to-use website for keeping aEasy Journal Blogs journal online Blogs A free blog host Three 10th-grade Honors English classes tumble down the rabbit hole to discoverThe Alice Project Blog Examples Alice’s journey first-hand. A blog from an AustralianMillies Marvelous Blog Blog Examples Second Grader A community of educators dedicated to sharing and discovering ways for studentsThe Tech Savvy to use technology in aEducator Blog Examples practical way Sam Jackson A Blog from a Yale CollegeCollege Experience Blog Examples Student An Engine that searches blogBlogSearch Blog Search content An Engine that searches blogTechnorati Blog Search content An Engine that searches blogIceRocket Blog Search content Wikis without the learningWikiSpaces Wiki Host curve
  3. 3. is the worlds third-largest wiki farm, with almost half a million users running 120,000 sites and serving about 40MWikiDot Wiki Host unique visitors per year. Wikia sites are written by community members that are passionate about subjects ranging from video games, TV shows and movies to food, fashion, andWikia Wiki Host environmental sustainability. Wiki Host Wiki based on widgets Googles alternative to theGoogle Sites Wiki Host WIKI A relatively new wiki host. Appear to be alligned withIntodit Wiki Host Yogile a photo sharing site. FHS Wolves Den is a class wiki for my English and history classes atFHS Wolves Den Wiki Example Fayetteville High School An example of how Wikibooks can be usedWikijunior:Big Cats Wiki Example effectively A 3rd Grade Wiki, "Organically developed information sharing throughKing Chavez Wiki Wiki Example Wiki technology" Reasons, 6 Tips and3 Uses: Wikis In The Article about using Wikis Blog Post effectively in the classroom the-classroom/ CollaborativeFacebook Social Media A Social Network Service CollaborativeMySpace Social Media A close "cousin" to Facebook
  4. 4. Share what you are doing Collaborative and learning in 140Twitter Social Media characters or less Build a social destination to create a community. Foster conversations, drive Social action and earn revenue. AllNing Community in a matter of clicks. Social network for those Social interested in Web 2.0 andClassroom 2.0 Community Social Media in education SocialIce Ning Community The ICE Ning Learning SocialExperiences Community An abandoned Ning A search engine designed to help you find alternative toSimilar Sites Search Engine your favorite Web 2.0 utilities http://similarsites.comFremd High SchoolAmerican SocialStudies Ning Community An example of an active Ning An active ssite that is the central hub for the Social Cheektowaga Central APThe Lower Frequencies Community Literature and Composition An active grouply site to view photos and videos and hear Social audio recordings of whatOtsegomusic Group Community students are doing in class. An active Google group from the Westlake High School Social Math Club and Mu AlphaWHS Math Community Theta Club. An alternative social Social community site to collaborateGrouply Community and share information
  5. 5. Google Groups is a service Social from Google that supportsGoogle Groups Community discussion groups Social Module based Community community A Digital Corkboard allowing you to share notes, websites Social and important datesStixy Collaboration collaboratively SocialEdmodo Collaboration Secure Social Learning Google Apps for Education offers a free (and ad-free) set of customizable tools that enable faculty, staff and Social students to work togetherGoogle Apps Collaboration and learn more effectively. Recorded by the students, each broadcast highlights some of the Podcast exciting things wereColeyCast Example learning in our classroom. An interview type podcast where 3rd grade students are Podcast interviewed by their teacherrMarchionda Minutes Example Mr. Marchionda A global collaborative Podcast podcast created by TonyOur City Podcast Example Vincent News from Sumner- Podcast Fredericksburg High SchoolCougarcast Example in Sumner, Iowa. Podcast of short tips on Podcast classroom management andA Teachers Brain Example lesson planning strategies Podcast A live Podcast by TeachersBit by Bit Example for Teachers
  6. 6. An award winning podcast Podcast presented by Eric LanghorstSpeaking of History Example a history teacher A podcast about Chemicals and much more fromChemicals That Can Podcast teachers at Maine TownshipKill You Example District 207 Vision 2010 - Audio only Podcast podcast featuringEdina District Example Superintendent Ric Dressen Podcast A Podcast from KanelandKaneland Distriict 302 Example District 302 A Podcast by Superintendant Podcast Dr. Sue Zook of HawthornHawthorn District 73 Example Elementary District 73 Podcast Snoqualmie Valley BoardSnoqualmie Valley Example Meetings Steve Dembo of Discovery Educations enlightening Podcast words of wisdom on all thingsTeach42 Example edtech A wonderful podcast by Podcast David Warlick of ConnectConnect Learning Example Learning A Podcast from the TechChicks talking about a variety of gadgets and Podcast websites that will enhanceTech Chicks Example classroom learning A live podcast where educators meet to talk about education, technology, our Podcast practice and the contexts weEdTech Talk Example work in Audio The premier free audio Recording recording cross-platformAudacity Software suite.
  7. 7. Audio Recording An Apple Software that isGarageBand Software part of the iLife suite Audio RecordingAviary Software An online recording suite Audio An online recording Recording application to createAudio Expert Software barebones mp3s A great place to start, offering 5 minute podcast sessions that can be recorded directly to the web or even on yourAudioboo Podcast Hosts favorite smartphone Makes it easy to publish your podcast in 3 steps. No techPodbean Podcast Hosts to learn. A very easy to use podcast service offering hosting forPodcast Machine Podcast Hosts audio and video Podcast Hosts A good place to start hosting more advanced podcasts Podcast Hosts Itunes podcast hosting service Podcast Hosts Unique platform to "phone in" your podcast Featuring the best Podcast Directory and the Top Podcast 10 podcasts, as voted on byPodcast Alley Directory the listeners. Podcast A free service to post yourPodcastblaster Directory podcast feed Browse our vast selection of Podcast free podcasts for downloadFluctu8 Directory and streaming below. is a podcast directory that helps you find podcasts, read and write podcast reviews, listen to Podcast podcasts and Directory your podcast with others.
  8. 8. Podcast A simple rss podcastRSS Podcast Directory Directory Directory Google PresentationGoogle Presentation Screencast Infomercial in the form of aInfomercial Example screencast Mathtrain.TV is a free educational "kids teaching kids" project from Mr. Marcos & his students at Screencast Lincoln Middle School Example Santa Monica, CA. A Student ScreencastThe Chemical Bond Screencast explaining how a chemicalLab Example bond works Mr. Hurley a teacher from District 207 usingMr Hurleys AB Screencast screencasts to demonstrateCalculus Page Example concepts Screencast An example of turning aThe Argument Example powerpoint into a screencast A screencast demonstrating Screencast how a paper can beMrs. Lenker Example corrected online Screencast A screencast explaining howThe Diffusion Lab Example diffusion works A screencast explaining how Screencast to access a Districts parentDeerpark Parent Portal Example portal A before and after passage of Proposition C explanation of PropertyMehlville School Screencast Taxes in the Mehlville SchoolDistrict Example District This screencast gives a general overview for parents of NWEA MAP testing and Screencast how to read the studentHarold Martin School Example report. Screencast Nice example of Screenr as aDavid McGavock Example screencasting software
  9. 9. Using Screencasting forInstuctional Technology Screencast Computer Based LearningServices Example (CBT) Using Screencasting for Screencast Computer Based LearningOhio Virtual Academy Example (CBT) Screencast explaining submitting an essay or Screencast project to Turnitin inInstitute of Technology Carlow Example Blackboard Screencast The grandaddy of allJing Software screencasting software Screencast A downloadable screencastWink Software software Screencast Opensource video captureCamstudio Software software An innovative Screencast screencapturing utility in theScreenCastle Software cloud Screencast-O-Matic is the original online screen recorder for one-click recording from your browser Screencast on Windows, Mac, or LinuxScreencast-o-matic Software with no install for FREE! Cloud based screencasting (Requires Twitter Account) Screencast which allows for mp4Screenr Software download Screenjelly records your screen activity with your Screencast voice so you can spread it viaScreenjelly Software Twitter or email. Screencast Share and stream videosScreenToaster Software online in Flash Screencast Host your Jing screencastsScreencast Hosting online
  10. 10. Vimeo is a respectful community of creative people who are passionate about Screencast sharing the videos theyVimeo Hosting make. Metacafe is one of the worlds largest video sites, attracting more than 40 Screencast million unique viewers eachMetacafe Hosting month ScreencastYouTube Hosting Join the largest worldwide video-sharing community! You benefit because they share the advertising revenue with you. ScreencastRevvr Hosting Dailymotion is about finding new ways to see, share and engage your world Screencast through the power of onlineDailymotion Hosting video. ScreencastGoogle Video Hosting Post your videos to Google LiveStream Students at VanMeter visitVanMeter Students Example the Capital LiveStream Students broadcasting aCHLS Pops Concert Example Pops Concert on Ustream Westfield High School LiveStream morning announcementsRock TV Example streamed Clara Krska, De Soto High School senior, gives her Senior formal presentation LiveStream during Wednesdays SocialSocial Studies Presentation Night Example Studies Presentation Night. Barrett Project Interaction films created by LiveStream K-5 students. Live studentBarret Tiger TV Example programming.
  11. 11. A feed following the LiveStream escapades of a duck onBig Woods Elementary Example school grounds A physics teacher plans to cycle in his classroom for the entire 7 hour school day. His students will be treated to unique lessons about physics LiveStream principles related to bikeCycling Physics Example riding LiveStream Teacher demonstarting theO2Learning Example power of the Ipad LiveStream 2010 Bangor Area HighBangor High School Example School Commencement A true broadcasting project LiveStream from the St Lucia SchoolSt Lucie County Public Schools Example District "The Dig" Wood Middle School Gate History class goes to UC Berkeley Anthropology labs and howAlameda Unified the field trip experiance isSchool LiveStream intergrated into classroomDistrict Example work. LiveStreamEASD Board Meeting Example EASD Board Meeting streaming live on Ustream This Ustream broadcast was an hour long discussion with faculty at NC LiveStream State about digital literacy,Wesley Fryer Example led by Wesley Fryer. A 24//7 broadcast full of LiveStream amazing technologyChris Pirillo Example information LiveStream The EdTech "Movie MakingKevin Honeycutt Example Machine" A project combining LiveStream screencasting Example streamcasting
  12. 12. Software A free streaming service/host Software Broadcast what youre doing Ustream is the leading live interactive broadcast platform that enables anyone with an Internet connection and a camera to engage their Livestream audience in a meaningful, Software immediate way Livestream Broadcast and livestreamFreedocast Software your own channels Livestreams mission is to build a next-generation live cable operator. One that is global, social, user friendly, reaches all devices and is accessible to anyone interested in broadcasting an Livestream interactive live videoLivestream Software experience - for free. Streaming Enhancement Software to enhance yourWebcam Max Software broadcasts Streaming Enhancement Software to enhance yourManyCam Software broadcasts Streaming Enhancement Mac software to enhanceCamTwist Software broadcasts Streaming Enhancement Mac software to enhanceScreenflow Software broadcasts Image Socially shared images Repositories creative commons licensing ImageMorguefile Repositories Public Domain Images
  13. 13. A Getty images partner site where creative people could Image exchange their photos forStock.xchng Repositories inspiration or work. The Library of Congress Image digital collection includingLibrary of Congress Repositories those Public Domain is a stock photo sharing website where photographers, designers and students can share their photographs, Image graphics and image files withStockvault Repositories each other for free. The pixlr services is built for both non-professionals and professional users with editing needs such as editingPixlr Image Editing web images Splashup, formerly Fauxto, is a powerful editingSplashup Image Editing tool and photo manager. Your Images Image Editing Instantly improve images Sounds are completely royalty free, meaning you Sound can use them commerciallySoundbible Repository without paying a cent. The Freesound Project is a collaborative database Sound of Creative CommonsFreeSound Project Repository licensed sounds. Jamendo is the worlds #1 platform for free and legal music downloads. Available in seven languages, it offers the largest catalog of music Sound under Creative CommonsJamendo Repository licenses
  14. 14. dig.ccmixter is where people Sound come to find fantastic,dig.ccmixter Repository liberally licensed music. The Free Music Archive is an interactive library of Sound high-quality, legal audioFree Music Archive Repository downloads. Use Myna to remix music tracks and audio clips. Apply sound effects and Sound record your own voice orMyna Editing instruments! Sound Create your own musicJamstudio Editing online! Soundation — a powerful online music studio with recording, effects, virtual Sound instruments and over 400SoundNation Editing free loops and sounds. Video Amazing YouTube VideosYouTube EDU Repository with an Educational purpose! Riveting talks by remarkable Video people, free to theTED Repository world A collection of videos that are searchable and released Video under a creative Repository license structure Amazing educational video database created an Video 18 year old student Repository on his equivalency exam Viddler is a platform for video Video publishers with some prettyViddler Repository interesting features. Video Editing Edit Video Online Cut YouTube videos down to size and select only the sections you want students toTubechop Video Editing see
  15. 15. Masher lets you easily create a video by mixing together video clips, music tracks, and photos all forMasher Video Editing FREE! Social The original socialDelicious Bookmarking bookmarking site Diigo is two services in one -- it is a research and collaborative research tool on the one hand, and a knowledge-sharing Social community and social contentDiigo Bookmarking site on the other. A place for people to Social discover and share contentDigg Bookmarking from anywhere on the web. Pearltrees is the social curation community. It is the social way to discover, Social organize and share the stuffPearltrees Bookmarking you like on the web. The Free Library has been expanded to include a massive collection of periodicals from hundreds ofThe Free Library Reference leading publications. Create your own Google Search that only searchesGoogle Custom Search Reference the sites you choose Bibliographic records of education literature, plus aERIC Reference growing collection of full text The Worlds Largest LibraryWorldcat Reference Catalog
  16. 16. FeedShow is a fast and easy to use RSS feed reader that provides all the features that will let you browse news or blogs in aFeedshow Aggregator very efficient manner Not a traditional aggregator in that you can view the pages without leavingFeedlooks Aggregator Feedlooks Netvibes is the fastest way to track your real-timeNetvibes Aggregator Web. Aggregator Read Twitter and Facebook as a daily newspaper The Free Automatic Bibliography and CitationEasybib Citation Tool Maker The Creative Commons copyright licenses and tools forge a balance inside the traditional “all rights reserved” setting thatCreative Commons Citation Tool copyright law creates. Snap Shots makes it easier for site owners to empower their readers with enhanced hyperlinks that display previews, text summaries, videos, stock charts, MP3s, product info,Snap Citation Tool and much, much more. Citation Tool Generate QR codes online Glogster EDU is the leading global education platform for the creative expression of knowledge and Presentation skills in the classroom andGlogster Tools beyond.
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  18. 18. Prezi lets you bring your ideas into one space and see how they relate, helping Presentation you and your audiencePrezi Tools connect Online presentations are slide sets that are completely Web-based, freeing users from the burdens and constraints of Presentation desktop presentationSliderocket Tools software Upload, or create from scratch, beautifully simple or adventurously complex Presentation page designs and coversmyEbook Tools online Easily create cover pages, add text, upload drawings or photos to illustrate your Presentation story, and you can use theStoryjumper Tools StoryJumper clipart gallery Storybirds are short, art- Presentation inspired stories you make toStorybird Tools share, read, and print. Search Reverse Image Lookup onTineye Engine the Web Midomi is the ultimate music Search search tool becauseMidomi Engine it is powered by your voice. The leading blog search engine and directory, Search indexes moreTechnorati Engine than a million blogs. Wolfram|Alpha introduces a fundamentally new Search way to get knowledge andWolframAlpha Engine answers
  19. 19. While viewing the Quintura Cloud, you can visually navigate and easily refine in order to find relevant Search information faster and moreQuintura Engine efficiently! Qwiki is working to deliver information in a format thats quintessentially human Search – via storytelling instead Engine search. Kngine is Web 3.0 Search Engine designed to Search provide customizedKngine Engine meaningful search result. Web search engine that is focused on bringing quality results in all segments including Web, News, Blogs, Search hakia Galleries, CredibleHakia Engine Sources, Video, and Images Spezify combines several Search media types into anSpezify Engine impressive visual search tool WikiMapia is a proprietary online map and satellite imaging resource that combines Google Maps withWikimapia Mashup a wiki system A Google Earth tour with placemarks that haveGLEARTH Project Mashup Glogs embedded in them Astley vs Nirvana Mashup A video/audio mashup
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