There are so many free tools out there that help businesses, teachers, students and just about anyone embrace new technologies to doing things that were not possible even a few years ago. In my own experience, Web 2.0 tools is like being a kid in a candy store. Every day I find some new tool or widget that allows me to do something complex with a very simple tool.
A great list… Continue
Added by John Costilla on August 8, 2008 at 7:07am —
So after viewing the set
of images by Alan Levine
and the concept of telling a story or message through an image, I thought I would create and post a few here. Feel free to download and share.
The message behind the message.
I recently read several blog posts about "what… Continue
Added by John Costilla on August 1, 2008 at 8:11am —
Just a quick post to alert people to a new ‘ning
’ group that has been set up by Oscar Stringer
. Animation for Education
is for those interested in learning how to make simple animation films in the classroom, and equally for those who already know how, to share tips and tricks to get the best results. There are recommendations for free and/or cheap… Continue
Added by Jo Rhys-Jones on June 15, 2008 at 2:23pm —
I am having these huge desires to implement too many new web 2.0 tools and have no classroom of my own. It makes me miss being the classroom teacher. Here is what I am envisioning for the school 08-09.
Ning - My school is going to NING! That is so exciting! Our small group meetings, book clubs, grade level meetings are going into the group area of the NING. I am very interested in what the teachers area going to think about… Continue
Added by Melissa Smith on May 3, 2008 at 11:30am —
Hello everyone! It has been a while since I've checked in on Classroom 2.0...
I've decided to take my thesis project in a new direction...I'm going to create a website or blog with all of my research/findings/recommendations/etc., so I shall see what happens now...
This is a huge undertaking for me considering the most experience I've had with blogs is this...though I have created a website before, so I semi-decently know what I'm doing...I hope... =)
My thesis… Continue
Added by me bo on May 1, 2008 at 3:29pm —
Some of our teachers were recently awarded Promethean Boards for their classroom. With few in our Parish, we are looking for a few good sites and teachers that have used and found success with these boards. If you have such experience, share, share, share!!! We have some wonderful teachers, with awesome ideas that will create, create, create!!
Added by Olivia Krause on April 12, 2008 at 10:00pm —
Has anyone experimented with the physical classroom environment to increase student learning and interest in the content? If school was more like Starbucks, would students learn more? If I could create a comfortable, inviting space, would the students be more likely to learn or goof off? Everything I've looked at is mostly for elementary-age students and doesn't even consider the fact that we are dealing with real human beings who may not enjoy sitting in a cold, hard chair for a 90-minute… Continue
Added by Jarrod Martin on March 24, 2008 at 8:30pm —
My name is Mackenzie Proe and I am a student at Millis High School, Millis, MA. I am taking a web 2.0 class this year and I am trying to find different ways to apply web 2.0 in the classroom. I have chosen A.P. Calculus as my subject, and I am looking for any insight as to how web 2.0 can help students learn objectives faster and better. An A.P class is mainly on how to take the A.P. test and score to get college credit. With this in mind, there are many deadlines that teachers have to follow… Continue
Added by Web 2.0 Class on February 14, 2008 at 6:30am —