Archive for the ‘2009-Getting Started’ Category

Using Web 2.0 Tools to Teach ‘The Outsiders’

Presenter: Drew Buddie Location: Rickmansworth, UK Link to presenter’s K12Online Ning Profile page Presentation Title: Using Web 2.0 Tools to Teach ‘The Outsiders’ Presentation Description: Having been asked to deliver truly cross-curricular ICT to support the Extra English lessons provided for a small group of students, I decioded to use a range of Web 2.0 […]

Building on Analog Success with 2.0 Technology

Presenter: Kelley Connolly & Jon Greenberg Location: Chestnut Hill, MA USA Link to presenter’s K12Online Ning Profile page Presentation Title: Building on Analog Success with 2.0 Technology Presentation Description: This presentation will focus on an established successful 6th grade capstone project called “The Biggest Dig.” In the 5th year of this research project, myself and […]

Embracing Web 2.0 for the Administrator

Presenter: Bill Carozza Location: Deerfield, New Hampshire, USA Link to presenter’s K12Online Ning Profile page Presentation Title: Embracing Web 2.0 for the Administrator Presentation Description: This workshop is part of the K12 Online Conference and is designed for the K-12 administrator looking to dip their toe into Web 2.0. DotSub Video Presentation Link Blip m4v […]

Bridging History Using Web 2.0 Tools

Presenter: Robin Beaver and Jean Moore Location: Rosemont, PA, USA Link to presenter’s K12Online Ning Profile page Presentation Title: Bridging History Using Web 2.0 Tools Presentation Description: This presentation is a joint venture between a classroom teacher, Jean Moore and instructional tech specialist, Robin Beaver. Jean’s 7th grade students study Asia as part of their […]

Keeping Literacy in 21st Century Literacy

Presenter: Drew Schrader Location: Bloomington, IN Link to presenter’s K12Online Ning Profile page Presentation Title: Keeping Literacy in 21st Century Literacy Presentation Description: In this session I outline the movement towards multiple literacies and 21st century literacies.  Within this framework I present concrete strategies and methods for pursing the traditional notion of literacy – reading […]

Google SketchUp Unleashed

Presenter: Joseph J. Bires Location: Haddonfield, NJ Link to presenter’s K12Online Ning Profile page Presentation Title: Google SketchUp Unleashed Presentation Description: Learn how to empower students through the use of Google SketchUp. DotSub Video Presentation Link Blip m4v direct link (video file) Blip mp3 direct link (audio file) Link to presentation’s supporting documents: http://edtechleadership.com/wordpress3/?p=799 Additional […]

Orientation in Second Life

Presenter: Alan Hudson, Deborah Butler, Lawal Mohamed Location: London, United Kingdom Link to presenter’s K12Online Ning Profile page Presentation Title: Orientation in Second Life Presentation Description: New users of virtual worlds can find the interfaces and controls of 3D platforms difficult and confusing. Currently in Second life new users initially find their avatars in a […]

Options for Building Your Teacher Website and Why YOU Should

Presenter: Cyndi Danner-Kuhn Location: Manhattan, Kansas, USA Link to presenter’s K12Online Ning Profile page Presentation Title: Options for Building Your Teacher Website and Why YOU Should Presentation Description: Every educator needs to build and maintain his or her own teacher Website. Technology provides teachers with more effective ways to communicate with students, their families, and […]

If You Host It, They Will Come

Presenter: Jennifer Wagner Location: Murrieta, California, USA Link to presenter’s K12Online Ning Profile page Presentation Title: If You Host It, They Will Come Presentation Description: A chat with Jen Wagner about Online Projects. Ideas of how to start planning your own project. Several projects will be highlighted as “examples” and “possibilities”. DotSub Video Presentation Link […]

Instructional Strategies That Work with Videoconferencing: Increasing Interactivity

Presenter: Janine Lim Location: Berrien Springs, MI, USA Link to presenter’s K12Online Ning Profile page Presentation Title: Instructional Strategies That Work with Videoconferencing: Increasing Interactivity Presentation Description: Videoconferencing can bring the world to your classroom. It allows educators to bridge the divide by bringing experiences to rural students; by engaging conversations and interactions between urban […]