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Personal Learning Network (PLN)
INTERWRITE/SMARTBOARD CLASSROOM RESOURCES & IDEAS
No more chalk! Still haven't embraced all that your InterWrite board
(and software, as it's not just a fancy monitor touchpad on your wall)
can do? Start right away with one of their
! It will be addictive for you and your students once you get rolling...and it will make your life
easier next year. A copy of my InterWrite workshop/presentation is
. Here are some
from InterWrite Learning....and here's what
are some great resources I have compiled to help you use this tool (InterWrite or SmartBoard) in your classroom as well as implementation tips. Check
if you are looking for some help with the awesome built-in "gallery." Using a SmartBoard?
are some extra resources and support specifically for you!
WIKISPACE (introduction & tips)
Never has there been a time where it is so easy to create your own presence on the web! If you haven't yet developed a wikispace for your team, class, or club, now is the time to
set up an account
. Then, check out my "
" resource, this
, take their
tour or go right to a nice set of video tutorials
. Editing basics
and more video
. If you need help, their help page is
. When you are ready to take the leap to
or jump into
online classroom discussions
, your wiki can do that as well! Want to get
. Wikispace recently added a "projects" feature which allows for easier student online work and collaboration, check it out
GOOGLE DOCS (now called Google Drive)
Your "network drive" is now anywhere you are...and on top of that, there is the potential of
that was impossible before technology. Google Docs basics are
. Now that you have your school-only account set up
(you did already,
ask your students to create a school-only account
as well if they are 13 or older
(why the age minimum?)
Get your visuals out to the world with
, an easy way to embed PowerPoint documents into your wikispace or other online presence.
PERFORMANCE TRACKER & PVAAS
There is a ton of data at your fingertips that someone
entered to be delivered right to your classroom. Why not use it to better help your students? Performance Tracker is available through a direct link in e-School+ thanks to Peter Velocci! To help you get started,
is a link to a PowerPoint tutorial and you can also check out a video tutorial that I created
. PVAAS can be accessed
and supporting resources are coming soon.
You have seen those pink revolving circles everywhere lately...it's time to start making your own Glogs! Check out this
as well as this informational
DELICIOUS or SYMBALOO
(if you want a step up, try DIIGO)
At this point, "my favorites" on your internet browser doesn't cut it for you or your students. With Del.icio.us, you can warehouse and organize all of your great bookmarks online, then "tag" them for easy retrieval and even share them with whoever you want or check out bookmarks of people with similar interests
to share with you, will you share yours with me...and each other?)
Check out this
and then get started
. Come back to these
once you get rolling.
is a more visual
system which allows you to organize your digital resources in a cute "app-like" environment that we are all now so familiar with. As more and more student work becomes web-based, this site could potentially serve to house an online digital portfolio...I'm playing around with Symbaloo
! Oh, and here's
if you want to take your bookmarks to the next level. It's like an online officespace, they call it a "cloud-based personal management system." Here are some
videos & tutorials
to give you an idea of what DIIGO is all about. After you
create your account
, make sure to sign up for the free educational upgrade for more features.
OK...craving one more taste?
TIMELINES and other "INFOGRAPHICS"
Make free timelines easily with
. Check out some other "infographic" resources
SNEFFLE an online collaborative "whiteboard"
Collaborate with others in real-time with
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help on how to format text
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