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Web 2.0 Tools
Community Spaces or Social Networking -Synchronous and Asynchronous
- Shared personal spaces with many tools for collaboration
- Create webpages with wikis
- Google group space integrated with google tools.
- Professional networking
- Create your own social network
'- Student Study Group -example of student use of networking.
and Ecam lets you record Skype conversations on a Mac (
(5 minute movie introduction
Live Interactive Podcasting and Audioblogging. Record group chat and voice via phone, Skype or VoIP and archive as a podcast with free hosting
If you chat with others in AIM, MSN Messenger, Google Talk, or Yahoo Chat, you can do it all from Meebo without having to open each application. It is web based so there is nothing to download. Also, you can embed a widget in your website so people can see when you are logged into Meebo and they can chat with you.
You can sign up for a free "vRoom" that allows you to use and share voice, live video, multimedia tools and collaborate on a whiteboard with others Live. Great for conferencing or project collaboration.
Asynchronous Communication with Voice
YackPack - Create Asynchronous audio discussion with group and individual audio mail
Gong -Asynchronous threaded discussions
Voice Threads- a great way to have a asynchronous voice conversation around a image. In schools, children could create images and tell stories and others can comment or add to the story.
(go through all of the 8 pages on what is a voice thread to get different ideas.)
Audacity - for making podcast and other recordings
Gabcast - use your phone for making podcasts
Gcast is hosted service to create podcasts for free
Shared Calendars- Google [
Google docs and spreadsheet-shared Word processing and data collecting
Shared To do lists
and Remember the milk
Share and email large files (up to 1GB) through your regular email
Twitter - short statements of current activity shared
Collaborative Knowledge Building/Knowledge Sharing Tools
(Free pro version without ads for k-12 educators)
offer new collaborative tools including video uploads, spreadsheets, and more
Google Sites Create your own website as quick as any wiki.
Wet Paint - build a rich, online community around the whatever-it-is that you’re really into. Utilizing the best features of wikis, blogs, forums and social networks
-Firefox or Internet Explorer Add-on that allows screen captures
-This is a great tool for working collectively on timelines of events, or items.
- Can be used in math education
-Shared Whiteboard for drawing with others
- an online site to share powerpoint slides
- Shared drawing program for charts and graphs
- an online collaborative tool for developing mind maps
-Fun animation and cartoon tools
Jackson Pollock tool
Create your own Jackson Pollock.
Glogster for Educators
-You or your students (up to 200) can create graphical posters to share on website, wikis, etc
add pictures, chose music and let animoto make you a quick 30 second videos sync-ed with your text and photos
, online free video editing
- photos/ graphic (example of use:
TeacherTube - Search and share videos
- Chop YouTube Videos
- Search and share videos
Dabble Date Base
-Design and share data on the web
- Students sharing knowledge about educators
Who is sick?
- A site for collecting real time information on health symptoms
-- collection of visual representations of data links
Web Journalling and Portfolios
Blogs and Education
(many good k-12 examples)
(just cut and past the creation into your document and it's done! Don't forget to select APA
Encyclopedia of Life
- Comprehensive, collaborative, ever-growing, and personalized, the Encyclopedia of Life is an ecosystem of websites that makes all key information about life on Earth accessible to anyone, anywhere in the world.
Son of a Citation Machine
- Help student and professional researchers to properly credit the sources used
The Way Back Machine
is a way to see how pages change over time and has added an archive feature as well
-multilingual free-content encyclopedia on the Internet
A word cloud generating tool to see what words are central in any text. Great way to get a quick sense of a paper before you read it.
is a Firefox tool that stores/organize/annotates/locates research materials while working online
: bookmarking via social networking to share important websites and information
- a social Bookmarking Tool and a web Highlighting and annotation tool.
: keep track of all those news articles, blogs and up-to-date information in one place via RSS FEEDS
: is the same as Bloglines; keeps tracks of news feeds, blog postings, linked to iGoogle Home
- another RSS feed reader, very easy to use
- bills itself as "world’s largest document sharing community"
- a free video email program; can be used for 30-second videos sent as email attachment
: group conversations around images, pictures and videos
: web 2.0 tools video presentation on youtube by Delia, Jason, Paula, and Terry.
Documents: free suite of online web applications
help on how to format text
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