March 7, 2010

Show #: 122

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


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: The Net Generation Unplugged, Ten Big Questions for Education - Future of Education

Cheri: - The Ultimate Plagiarism Resource: Detecting Plagiarism & Preventing It - 1st and 2nd grade SmartBoard or computer activities - Skinput touchscreen video

Peggy: 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.
CUE Unplugged facilitated by Alice Mercer (all Elluminate recording links here: ) (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
TimeToast-create timelines and share on the web
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
Tooble - bulk download of YouTube videos

(Guest) Sites:

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?