Web 2.0 PD intro

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An introduction to a staff professional development series on web 2.0 tools.

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Web 2.0 PD intro

  1. 1. What is Web 2.0 and how can I use it in my teaching? Marcia Bernard, Librarian Shutesbury Elementary 2009
  2. 2. Am I ready for Web 2.0? <ul><li>I never mastered Web 1.0! </li></ul>
  3. 3. Yes you are! Web 2.0 is the read/write web <ul><li>Web 1.0 was static, reading a website for example </li></ul>Web 2.0 invites you to: read,write, create, comment, change and share
  4. 4. It sounds complicated I’m really not very computer savvy.
  5. 5. These applications are surprisingly easy to use and share many of the same features (And we are always here to help)
  6. 6. Tech Time 15 minute weekly professional development devoted to technology It’s free, it’s painless, you’ll earn PDPs and we give door prizes!
  7. 7. Feeling unorganized?
  8. 8. You need a Wiki <ul><li>Wikis allow you to create order in your classroom </li></ul><ul><li>And use less paper! </li></ul><ul><li>Create Pathfinders </li></ul><ul><li>Classroom webpages </li></ul><ul><li>Homework calendars </li></ul><ul><li>Parent volunteer lists </li></ul><ul><li>And much more! </li></ul>
  9. 9. Are your students unmotivated by their writing assignments?
  10. 10. Blogs to the rescue <ul><li>Blogs give each student </li></ul><ul><li>a voice </li></ul><ul><li>a broader audience </li></ul><ul><li>a chance to reach out to the community </li></ul><ul><li>Watch them shine! </li></ul>
  11. 11. Having trouble keeping track of the great websites you find on the web?
  12. 12. You’ll learn a great way to organize and share your favorites <ul><li>Delicious </li></ul><ul><li>Diigo </li></ul>
  13. 13. Do your lessons need a little oomph?
  14. 14. Adding an audio or video element may be just the thing <ul><li>Podcasts </li></ul><ul><li>Garageband </li></ul><ul><li>YouTube </li></ul><ul><li>TeacherTube </li></ul><ul><li>imovie </li></ul>
  15. 15. Need a new, effective way to collaborate?
  16. 16. Google docs and Zoho writer allow you to create collaborative documents and presentations
  17. 17. Hopefully your curiosity is piqued!
  18. 18. Check out www.sestechtime.wikispaces.com for information and weekly offerings Get on board the Web 2.0 revolution! See you at Tech Time

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