Web 2.0 in Education


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Web 2.0 in Education

  1. 1. Andrea Howard IT 648 July 25, 2008
  2. 2. Web 2.0 tools are empowering education in ways we could only have imagined a few years ago. A key aspect of Web 2.0 revolves around social networking, collaboration and community, as shown in the popularity of uses like blogs and wikis. The other key aspect, of equal importance, is the rich user interface exhibited within rich Internet applications (RIAs).
  3. 3. What is Web 2.0 Web 2.0 is the use of World Wide Web technology and web design to enhance a community of creativity, information sharing, and, collaboration among users. These concepts have led to the development of ever evolving online communities such as social networks, blogs, wikis, and folksonomies.
  4. 4. Web 2.0 Tools