Cross-posted at The Blog of Ms. Mercer
Okay, now that I have your attention, I’ll point you to this post http://www.speedofcreativity.org/2007/04/20/margaret-spellings-is-under-fire/ from guest blogger Scott McLeod on Wes Fryer’s “Moving at the Speed of Creativity” (not faster than the average 6 month old if Spellings has her way, I guess).
Scott lists all…Continue
Well, I'm starting to see more web 2.0 sites getting blocked in my district. PB Wiki (which I used for a project with my kids) is not accessible. I'm looking at some other tools to see how to incorporate them in my classroom.
There are two tools I've seen recently that have different strengths (and weaknesses):
1. Tumblr.com: a REALLY simple an intuitive blog interface. I would LOVE an interface like this for student blogs.
2. 21 classes: Recommended by Will Richardson.…Continue