So I managed to pull it off. I started out trying to record them all on my laptop using Garage Band. Recording everyone was not getting the job done fast enough. We ended up using the audio recorder software that used to come with Windows…"
"Very interesting idea! I'm facing some of the same issues as you right now. I'm starting podcasting this year and wasn't sure where to host them. An excellent and knowledgable source recommended www.podomatic.com for hosting. You can…"
I am having my students create a posters depicting topics in the Civil Rights movement. We will be hanging them in the hallway and creating a Civil Rights Poster Gallery. I would like to have my students record themselves explaining their topics in a podcast. That way I can display the posters in the hallway, and other students would be able to listen to their classmate's explanations on their MP3 players.My challenges are these:1. I need a recommendation for a podcasting host 2. I would like…See More
"I picked up a couple HUE HDs some months back and have had some of my colleagues try them out. We found them to be useful as a replacement for an overhead projector in that you could project your handwriting from paper as well as student…"
"I am also attempting to make this usable in my classroom.
I have found that projecting onto a large surface such as a wall (instead of a standard projector screen) decreases the necessity for pinpoint accuracy. I also moved the IR light to the end…"
Hello all2 things1I have been charged with finding 10 video cameras for classroom use in my school which also take still images. I need something that will record in a format that Windows Movie Maker can use. I was considering the Flip but evidently it records in .avi which i've heard is a hassle with WMM. I've also heard that getting stills out of the Flip can be a chore.I'm curious to hear about what you all are using - there are a ton out there but I'm wondering what you have found to…See More
"Google does offer interoperable apps though. Gmail has an IM function within it so I allowed my students to invite only their group members to a group chat window. They were able to coordinate their editing tasks to minimize overlap and communicate…"
"I just thought I'd share a few classroom management tips. I teach in a Chicago school that can't afford much in the way of lab management software so these are just a couple little things that I've found useful
I have found that one…"
I'm Steve Grigalunas, I teach 8th grade US History and serve as my school's Technology Integration Coordinator. I am at a charter school in Chicago and am a fanatic devotee of googledocs and all of google's other free…"
I am the Technology Integration Coordinator for a 6-12 school in the Roger's Park neighborhood in Chicago. I am a certified history teacher but have accumulated an obnoxious amount of information about technology and computers. I am a hardcore devotee to google, googledocs and all the wonderful applications that google provides free of charge.
Comment Wall (2 comments)
You need to be a member of Classroom 2.0 to add comments!
With your work in Technology Integration, I recommend you take a look at Wiziq's virtual classroom and authorstream's power point presentation platform. Both are web based platforms, have a bunch of features and free basic service. Here’s a public class recording conducted by Nellie Deutsch on Technology Integration.