March 7, 2010

Show #: 122

GUEST:
Jill Galloway, Project-Based Learning @ 1-1 laptop New Tech High School

SKYPE:
ajillgalloway

Show Host Skype Names:
Sharon (eebee1)
Cheri (drctedd)
Peggy (pgeorge1)



WOWS to be delicioused:


Our delicious tag for tonight: (use this format-year,month,date-no spaces: wow2_20090324)

Sharon: http://www.economist.com/science-technology/technology-quarterly/displaystory.cfm?story_id=15582279 The Net Generation Unplugged,
http://10fored.wikispaces.com/ Ten Big Questions for Education
http://www.futureofeducation.com/ - Future of Education


Cheri:

http://www.guidetoonlineschools.com/online-teaching/plagiarism - The Ultimate Plagiarism Resource: Detecting Plagiarism & Preventing It
http://www.tes.iboard.co.uk/ - 1st and 2nd grade SmartBoard or computer activities
http://snipurl.com/um4nb - Skinput touchscreen video

Peggy:
http://community.cue.org/forum CUE Conference Community Forum with links to presenters, handouts and conversations.
Amazing closing keynote by Carol McGuire who was on WOW last year-Rock Our World project. Heard the live performance of the Petree Band with her kids singing with them. http://www.rockourworld.org/
CUE Unplugged facilitated by Alice Mercer (all Elluminate recording links here: http://www.cueunplugged.com/ )
http://www.slideshare.net/jcorippo/free-tools-3-0 (Jon Corippo's presentation on free web tools-many new tools for me!)
Some of the tools:
Dabbleboard is an online collaboration application that’s centered around the whiteboard.
On Jamendo artists allow anyone to download and share their music. It's free, legal and unlimited.
Tagul-alternative to Wordle http://tagul.com/
TimeToast-create timelines and share on the web http://www.timetoast.com/
CloudTrip-portal to cloud computing Cloud Trip is a free to use directory of cloud computing web sites-can submit sites/brief description and vote on favorites-organized by categories http://cloudtrip.com/
Tooble - bulk download of YouTube videos http://tooble.tv/





(Guest) Sites:
Blog
Wiki
Website
http://www.coppellisd.com/newtech/site/default.asp
http://www.newtechfoundation.org/


Questions for (Guest):
Share a little about yourself.
Share a little about where you teach.
Can you give some background on the New Tech learning model?
What is an example of a typical project?
How are the projects are assessed?
What type of professional development opportunities are available for the staff?