Teaching, Learning & Research on Web 2.0 in Education

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Teaching, Learning & Research on Web 2.0 in Education

  1. 1. Web 2.0 tools in teaching, learning and research<br />BengkelPenyelidikan Web 2.0<br />02 July 2010PTPM<br />Facilitator:<br />NorhishamMohamadNordin<br />norhisham@upsi.edu.my<br />
  2. 2. Learning Objectives<br /><ul><li>Overview of education
  3. 3. What is Web 2.0?
  4. 4. Web 2.0 in education
  5. 5. Research in Web 2.0</li></li></ul><li>Has learning changed?<br />
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  8. 8. Technology merely a<br />ToolforLearning<br />
  9. 9. Knowledge is created<br />Learning is a collaborative social endeavor<br />
  10. 10. A Paradigm Shift<br />Tools for<br />Supporting<br />Relationships<br />Tools for<br />Supporting<br />Individuals<br />
  11. 11. Digital Shift<br />“Our students have changed radically.<br />Today’s students are no longer the<br />people our educational system was<br />designed to teach .”<br /> Marc Prensky<br />Prensky, M. (2001). Digital Natives, Digital Immigrants.<br />
  12. 12. Socialnomics<br /><ul><li>Over half the world's population is under 30 years old
  13. 13. 96% of  Millennials have joined a social network
  14. 14. Facebook tops Google for weekly traffic in the US
  15. 15. 1 out of 8 couples in the US met via social media
  16. 16. 80% of companies use social media for recruitment (and 95% of that percentage use LinkedIn)
  17. 17.  Ashton Kutcher and  Britney Spears have more Twitter followers than the entire populations of Sweden, Israel, Switzerland, Ireland, Norway and Panama combined - 4.8 million each
  18. 18. 50% of mobile internet traffic in the UK is for Facebook
  19. 19. 78% of Wikipedia content is in languages other than English
  20. 20. 25% of search results for the world's top 20 largest brands are links to user-generated content</li></li></ul><li>Why This All Matters?<br />
  21. 21. Learning Is Changing<br />Education Will Need to Change<br />
  22. 22. The Factory Model of Schooling Is Dying<br />Customization, Collaboration, and Creation Are the New Model<br />
  23. 23. Web 1.0<br />Some typical features of Web 1.0<br /> Read-only Web <br /> Search for information and read it<br /> Static pages instead of dynamic user-generated content<br /> User is passive (one-way flow of information)<br />Student as consumer...<br />
  24. 24. Web 1.0 (Read Only Web)<br />UC’s <br />Homepage<br />Dec 1998<br />Images courtesy of the Internet Archive: http://www.archive.org/ <br />
  25. 25. Source: http://talk.lithium.com/lithium/blog/article?message.uid=55<br />
  26. 26. What is Web 2.0?<br />Web 2.0 is…<br />“…the evolution of web use from passive consumption of content to more active participation, creation and sharing – to what is sometimes called the read/write web”<br />More information on Web 2.0 at: http://wiki.rscwmsystems.org.uk/index.php/Web_2.0<br />
  27. 27. Web 2.0<br /> Network as platform –Web Operating System and Web-based applications<br /> Encourage users to add value to the application as they use it<br /> A rich, interactive, user-friendly interface<br /> Convergence of media –Web, audio, and video<br /> Social Web – allow users to share their opinions, experiences, and perspectives<br />
  28. 28. Web 2.0<br />Blogs, wikis, podcasting, RSS, tagging, folksonomies, mashups, social networks, video sharing sites<br />
  29. 29. Web 2.0 Is..<br />PRODUCER + CONSUMER<br />=<br />PROSUMER<br /><ul><li> Two Way Web</li></ul>• Student as a contributor<br />• Sharing and collaborating<br />
  30. 30. Web 2.0 Is.. PROSUMER<br />You can edit<br />this page!<br />http://wikipedia.com<br />
  31. 31. Web 2.0 Is..<br />The new Web has opened almost limitless possibilities for:<br />Sharing<br />Contributing, <br />Collaborating, & <br />Connecting<br />Read/Write Web<br />
  32. 32. Web 2.0 Is.. SOCIAL<br />
  33. 33. Web 2.0 Is.. SOCIAL<br />
  34. 34. Web 2.0…The Machine is Us/ing Us <br />http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6gmP4nk0EOE&feature=related<br />
  35. 35. Web 2.0 Directoryhttp://www.go2web20.net/<br />
  36. 36. Bookmarking<br />
  37. 37. Networking<br />
  38. 38. Communication<br />
  39. 39. Wikis<br />
  40. 40. Blogging<br />
  41. 41. Audio, Music, Podcasting<br />
  42. 42. Images<br />
  43. 43. Presentations<br />
  44. 44. Video<br />
  45. 45. File Conversion and Storage<br />
  46. 46. Instructional Tools<br />
  47. 47. Office Productivity<br />
  48. 48. Web 2.0 Enables<br />Web 2.0 Tools for Teachers by Nik Peachey<br />
  49. 49. Socialization – Through socialization our students can use the language and skills they are learning to build networks and develop relationships with real people.<br />Web 2.0 Tools for Teachers by Nik Peachey<br />
  50. 50. Collaboration – They can work together with others to construct and share real knowledge.<br />Web 2.0 Tools for Teachers by Nik Peachey<br />
  51. 51. Creativity – They can create genuine products, in a wide range and combination of media to high standards, that will have a real audience.<br />Web 2.0 Tools for Teachers by Nik Peachey<br />
  52. 52. Authenticity – The tasks and activities they do and the people they communicate with to do them are real and motivating.<br />Web 2.0 Tools for Teachers by Nik Peachey<br />
  53. 53. Sharing – They can share what they create and learn from each other.<br />Web 2.0 Tools for Teachers by Nik Peachey<br />
  54. 54. Revised Bloom’s Taxonomy for the 21st Century<br />
  55. 55. Great Web 2.0 Tools in Education<br />• Blogs (Blogger, Wordpress)<br />• Wikis (Wetpaint, Wikispaces)<br />• Podcasting (PodOmatic)<br />• Photo sharing (Flickr, Photobucket)<br />• Video (YouTube, TeacherTube)<br />• Online slideshows (Myplick, SlideShare)<br />• Social bookmarking (del.icio.us, Furl)<br />• Social network (Ning, LinkedIn)<br />• Thinking tools (Bubbl.us, Gliffy, Zoho)<br />• Library tools (LibraryThing, Shelfari)<br />
  56. 56. Web 2.0 Categories<br />
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  58. 58. personal<br />reflection<br />seeking<br />feedback<br />
  59. 59. Blogs<br /><ul><li>Web + Logs = Blogs
  60. 60. Personal learning journal
  61. 61. Blogs
  62. 62. Automated updating
  63. 63. Reverse chronological postings
  64. 64. Entries posted in consecutive order, newest on top
  65. 65. Comments from readers extend classroom learning</li></li></ul><li>Blogging in Education<br />
  66. 66. Limited Only by Your Imagination<br /><ul><li>Instructors
  67. 67. Content-related blog as professional practice
  68. 68. Networking and personal knowledge sharing
  69. 69. Instructional tips for students
  70. 70. Course announcements and readings
  71. 71. Annotated links
  72. 72. Students
  73. 73. Reflective or writing journals
  74. 74. Assignment submission and review
  75. 75. Dialogue for groupwork
  76. 76. E-portfolios
  77. 77. Share course-related resources</li></li></ul><li>http://facebook.com<br />
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  79. 79. KalauHaiwanada<br />
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  81. 81. http://twitter.com<br />
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  85. 85. Add Twitter To Your Communication<br />
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  88. 88. http://twitter4teachers.pbworks.com/<br />
  89. 89. Teachers use Twitter<br />To communicate with students and parents on homework and class activities<br />To link up with other teachers in a type of professional learning community<br />
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  91. 91. http://youtube.com<br />
  92. 92. YouTube<br />Started in February 2005<br />Bought by Google in November 2006 for $1.65M<br />Already has more content than TV and TV started in 1940’s.<br />If TV played 24/7 since inception, YouTube still has more content.<br />
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  94. 94. http://skype.com<br />
  95. 95. Video Conferencing<br />Connect with experts<br />Virtual Field Trips<br />Working Together<br />Accessing previously unavailable courses<br />Teaching the teachers<br />
  96. 96. Educators can use Skype in their classroom<br />
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  99. 99. Skype Teacher Resources<br />http://aroundtheworldwith80schools.wikispaces.com<br />http://Onlineprojects4teachers<br />http://Skypeforeducators<br />http://Skypeinschools.pbworks.com<br />http://Skypeanauthor.wetpaint.com<br />http://skyeintheclassroom.wordpress.com<br />
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  101. 101. Research on Web 2.0 in Teaching and Learning<br />
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  110. 110. References to Web 2.0<br />
  111. 111. Selected Video Introductions to Web 2.0<br />Web 2.0 in just under 5 minutes (change in one area (such as the way we communicate) can have a profound effect on everything else.)<br />What is Web 2.0 (AndiGutmans of Zend defines Web 2.0 and explains how it's changing the face of the Internet.)<br />Understanding Web 2.0 (this video is to help teach educators about Web 2.0 tools.)<br />A Vision of Students Today (began as a brainstorming exercise, thinking about how students learn, what they need to learn for their future, and how our current educational system fits in.)<br />Did you Know ? (Innovation is cumulative and the rate of change accelerates.)<br />Shedding Light on Web 2.0 ( Kathy Shrock presentation, Necc’07. )<br />Resources for shedding light on Web 2.0 - This page will provide you with links to sites to support the above talk.<br />
  112. 112. Classroom Applications<br />Zoho Virtual Office - Online office tool that has developed a wide variety of integrated online collaboration tools.<br />Google Docs and Spreadsheets - Google has grouped services that include photo album, email and calendar. You can create and share projects online and access them from anywhere.<br />gOffice - provides an online office suite which allows customers to quickly create documents via a web browser.<br />Thinkfree - is the leader in next-generation office productivity solutions for platform independent, anytime, anywhere-computing. <br />Joomla - is an award-winning Content Management System (CMS) that will help you build websites and other powerful online applications. Best of all, Joomla! is an open source solution that is freely available to everybody.<br />Creating ePortfolios with Web 2.0 Tools - Dr. Helen Barett, in 2006, began exploring the use of Web 2.0 tools, and constructed portfolios using these tools. One advantage of Web 2.0 tools is that many of them are free. <br />
  113. 113. Organizers, To-Do's and Note Taking<br />We appear to be always busy and Web 2.0 offers us many "organizers", "to-do's" and "note-taking" to help us with our daily tasks.<br />Gradefix - Simply add your homework tasks and Gradefix will work them into your schedule.<br />Backpack - is a simple web-based service that allows you to make pages with to-do lists, notes, files, and images.<br />Chalksite - It's the quickest, simplest route to expanding your classroom onto the internet. <br />NoteMesh - is a free service that allows college students in the same classes to share notes with each other.<br />JotSpot - Google has acquired JotSpot.<br />
  114. 114. Our Growing Need to Connect<br />Web 2.0 service offerings grow day by day. <br />The expectation is that new services will continue to surface and develop into narrow online tools that compliment educational experiences. <br />Young students gravitate to Web 2.0 because it recognizes their individual contributions and it validates the essential need to connect. <br />Some of the sites need to be checked out first before they are used in the classroom.<br />Source : " Web 2.0 Wave Rolls into Classrooms" by Donald Hawkins, April 2007 Classroom Connect Newsletter, Volume 13, No. 7<br />Facebook - is a social utility that connects you with the people around you.<br />Friendster - is a leading global social network emphasizing genuine friendships and the discovery of new people through friends.<br />MySpace - An international site that offers email, a forum, communities, videos and weblog space.<br />Scrapblog - is the best place to share your digital scrapbooks with your friends, family, and the world.<br />
  115. 115. Blogs and Wikis for Educators<br />Blogging4educators wiki - electronic village online 2008<br />Technology Tools - Deirdre’s Wiki<br />Web 2.0 Teaching Tools - This site lists Web 2.0 websites and webtools that have potential for use college and university teaching.<br />Educational Software - On this wiki you will find resources for different educational applications, Web 2.0 and digital image and video resources.<br />EdTechWeb2 - This is the common space for educators to list and share their Web 2.0 ideas and applications for best practice in K-12 education.<br />School 2.0 in South Africa - How can Web 2.0 transform teaching and learning ?<br />Classroom Blogging - blogging in the classroom. <br />eLearning Technology Blog - Tonny Karrer’s blog on eLearning and Adoption of Web 2.0 and eLearning 2.0 revisited.<br />
  116. 116. Other Helpful Sources<br />Classroom 2.0 - the social networking site for those interested in Web 2.0 and collaborative technologies in education.<br />Go2Web20.net - the complete Web 2.0 directory.<br />Jane’s E-Learning Pick of the Day - a daily item of e-learning interest selected by Jane Hart of the Centre for Learning & Performance Technologies.<br />Directory of over 2,000 E-Learning Tools - Jane has been building this Directory of Learning Tools over the last year. It now contains over 2,000 tools that can be used for creating learning and performance support solutions as well as for managing your own personal learning.<br />Welcome to Stephen’s Web - by Stephen Downes, works for the National Research Council, Institute for Information Technology, in Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada and he specializes in online learning, content syndication, and new media.<br />
  117. 117. Other Useful Web 2.0 Tools<br />WiZiQ -The free online teaching and e-learning platform. Find teachers, network, use the web-based Virtual Classroom for collaboration and conferencing, share documents and take tests. <br />The Broth - created by an Australian web publisher and developer, headquartered in Perth, Western Australia. Our focus is collaborative art and social media applications.<br />SlideShare - is the world's largest community for sharing presentations on the web.<br />TokBox - Video chat and video message with friends and family for free.<br />Voice Thread - is an online media album that can hold essentially any type of media (images, documents and videos) and allows people to make comments in 5 different ways - using voice (with a microphone or telephone), text, audio file, or video (with a webcam) - and share them with anyone they wish.<br />
  118. 118. References<br />Web 2.0, New Tools, New Schools - this bookprovides a comprehensive overview of the emerging Web 2.0 technologies and their use in the classroom and in professional development.<br />Technology Literacy and the MySpace Generation-They're not asking permission.<br />The Invasion of Web 2.0 - The Internet-based software programs that are generally referred to as "Web 2.0" may have been perceived, as recently as last Spring, as the latest pet technology of the educational uber-geek or the conference presenter. However, Web 2.0 programs are rapidly becoming tools of choice for a growing body of classroom educators, who are discovering that they provide compelling teaching and learning opportunities.<br />The Web 2.0 Bubble- Why the social-media revolution will go out with a whimper, article from The Atlantic.com, April 2007<br />
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  120. 120. Thank you for liste<br />
  121. 121. Question?<br />

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