Ew Presentation Alice


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Ew Presentation Alice

  1. 1. Four of Many Tools What do you see? What might each encourage?
  2. 2. Blogs <ul><li>Essentially unlimited space for chronological ‘journaling’ </li></ul><ul><li>Others can comment </li></ul><ul><li>Activity called ‘blogging’ </li></ul><ul><li>Useful for professors to comment on their current work and interests </li></ul><ul><li>Useful for students to reflect on their journey </li></ul>
  3. 3. ‘ Letter to the editor’ Blog-style
  4. 4. Twitter <ul><li>Micro-blogging: very short messages about what you’re doing </li></ul><ul><li>Activity called ‘tweeting’ </li></ul><ul><li>Useful for organizing group activities and covering events with multiple players </li></ul>
  5. 5. “ Blog to reflect, tweet to connect”
  6. 6. Wikis <ul><li>Editable web page </li></ul><ul><li>Not chronological </li></ul><ul><li>Anyone can edit anything; history is maintained </li></ul><ul><li>Good for collaboration and collecting core, fundamental thought and links </li></ul>
  7. 7. Wiki in Edit mode
  8. 8. Second Life <ul><li>Internet based virtual world </li></ul><ul><li>Useful for sessions and conferences </li></ul>
  9. 9. A conference in Second Life
  10. 10. How could these work at Fielding?