PB Works Tech Conf Ed Workspaces


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  • PB Works Tech Conf Ed Workspaces

    1. 1. But you can still make a free wiki as easily as a peanut butter sandwich. is now
    2. 2. Today’s agenda <ul><li>P B works overview </li></ul><ul><li>Tour a working wiki </li></ul><ul><li>Today’s resource: createclasswiki </li></ul><ul><li>Create your own! </li></ul><ul><li>Add bells & whistles </li></ul>
    3. 3. A wiki is an easy-to-use free web page that multiple people can edit.
    4. 4. Wiki means Quick in Hawaiian
    5. 5. Collaboration Students work together, share resources and create high quality work.
    6. 6. (aka: workspace) Converse Post ideas Respond Forum Write Publish Comment Create Publish Comment Converse Post Ideas Respond Share Edit Collaborate Engage Blog PBworks Three great ways to communicate with students (aka: workspace)
    7. 7. <ul><li>Post handouts </li></ul><ul><li>Share links </li></ul><ul><li>Guide students through projects </li></ul><ul><li>Share assignments with families </li></ul>Use a class wiki to:
    8. 8. More ideas for classroom use… <ul><li>Online portfolios </li></ul><ul><li>Book clubs </li></ul><ul><li>Class News </li></ul><ul><li>Post Parent Conference schedules </li></ul><ul><li>Publish podcasts </li></ul>
    9. 9. Keep them safe from online predators. Make sure that they aren’t drawn onto the web. P rotect students from the wider internet. PBWorks: a secure workspace
    10. 10. YOU control who sees your workspace <ul><li>You set the password. </li></ul><ul><li>You choose who participates . </li></ul>
    11. 11. <ul><li>You invite your students </li></ul><ul><li>E ach student has a unique login and password </li></ul>
    12. 12. Educator workspaces are free and never display advertisements NO ADS
    13. 13. Be sure that students act appropriately on line. Monitor all comments and student activity.
    14. 14. You have a history of every edit You are notified of every change
    15. 15. Workspaces are Free and Easy to set up
    16. 16. <ul><ul><li>Create an address and a password and begin </li></ul></ul>
    17. 17. <ul><ul><li>Set it up and it works </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>just like typing in Microsoft Word </li></ul></ul>
    18. 18. Just like creating a Word document Easily insert Plugins and Video Just click and begin
    19. 19. Post a picture, podcast or video in three easy steps Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 – You’re Done!!!
    20. 20. Teachers can make coursework and homework information easily available to both students and parents. With easy to use plugins you can create a calendar.
    21. 21. Quickly create new pages Templates designed with teachers in mind Unlimited pages for free educator workspaces!
    22. 22. For more ideas check out the PBworks educator page. You can find tips, suggestions, templates and a community of fellow teacher users. http://educators.pbworks.com/
    23. 23. Join the more than 250,000 teachers who have used PBworks for their classrooms, from elementary schools to Stanford and Harvard. <ul><li>http://mrtelles.pbworks.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>http://thefedpage.pbworks.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>http://school-is-cool.pbworks.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>http://harperallenteam0809.pbworks.com </li></ul>
    24. 24. How about that I just love the wiki!