A Title IID Grant Initiative
Information - Communication - Technology
Project ICT Goals
To improve teaching and To equip teachers with the
learning through the 21st century instructional
integration of effective skills and resources that will
Information enable students to explore
Communication and authentic learning
Technology (ICT) skills experiences beyond the
classroom and to improve
To develop an online
learning community to
collaborate with educators
Project ICT Resources
Ning: A customized social network for
communication and collaboration.
ePals: Authentic project based learning
opportunities & secure email accounts .
PB Works: Password-protected wiki to
edit and share information. Collaborative
learning & e-portfolio space for students.
Project ICT Resources
NYC iBlog: Communicate, manage web
feeds & links, & create a forum for
Google Apps: Effective search strategies
& project collaboration.
PowerMedia Plus: Multimedia to support
and enhance any curriculum.
Create a custom social network centered
around a common interest or purpose.
Publish media and form groups based
on specific interests.
Blog, ask questions to the forum, chat
will peers and colleagues.
ePals is a Global ePals is the safe and
Community of protected solution for
collaborative learners, linking classes, schools,
teachers, and academic and school districts
experts in 200 countries globally via ePals
and territories. SchoolMail™ and
Connections to students,
classes, and school
districts worldwide that
are safe and secure.
Wikispaces and PB Works
Wikis drive engagement and
A wiki is a live, evolving
Wikis provide user tracking
and access controls.
Wikis can be public or private.
Rights to view and share can be
Wikis keep student
information safe and
PowerMediaPlus blends multimedia with curriculum
integration tools. The collection includes:
videos and core content video clips
audio files, speeches, audio books, and music
educational photos, clip art, and illustrations
print resources and quizzes
NYC DOE passcode is Xqy2BeX79m (case sensitive).
Go to http://powermediaplus.com/ to create your
personal educator account.
iGoogle: A web-based
dashboard for your mobile life.
Customized Search Engines:
limit search options for
students and to collaborate on
search options with other
Google Earth: geographically
situate our students and their
Blogger: create a forum for