5 min. delay – wait for everyone to arrive and help people set up their computers.
Spend about 5 minutes going over the agenda
Talk about the recent activity in Twitter and Facebook during the uprisings in the Middle East. Remind them of the “old” Web (1.0) where you would have to use html code, or an html editor in order to get something put up on the Web. Now all you need to do is point, click and type!
Explain that we’re going to watch a 2 min video that explains what Web 2.0 is.
Compare the teacher of yesteryear (only had teacher’s manuals, ancillary materials, access to the materials in the Library.)
Web20 part 1
Web 2.0 Tools for TeachersPart 1<br />Tech Tuesday<br />March 8, 2011<br />4:30 – 7:30 PM<br />
Ground Rules<br />Keep an open mind – appreciate other points of view<br />We will use our time wisely and honor time<br />Be present<br />Refrain from electronic grazing<br />Put all com devices on “vibrate”<br />
Homework Assignment<br />Create an original work using one of the tools we explored today<br />Email me the link! <br />email@example.com<br />
PD Paperwork<br />Component Title: Integrating Technology and Instruction<br />Component #: 3003030<br />Start and End date: 022310<br />Level: District<br />4 digit school number starting with “3”<br />Do not sign<br />Use your SSN<br />