Welcome Genesee Depot To Web 2.0 Training!

If you'd like to take this for credit see the following syllabus

Wednesday, April 25th
Multimedia added to pictures: Voice Thread
Voice Thread Tutorial
To create online books that are a collaborative effort: StorybirdStorybird Tutorial
Web 2.0

Cloud computing and organizing
Mendeley - aggregates your resources, cites and documents them, allows you to add notes tooEvernote - add notes to your links, audio, video, or pictures, saves to the cloud and syncs with all of your mobile device apps tooGoogle Docs/tools - back up docs, collaborate on them, instant saving

Multimedia Tools

Talking Avatars: Voki
Interactive Posters Glogster (for Education)
Create videos using your pictures and music or free copyright with cool effects: Animoto
Create word documents, projects & posters using tools like: Wordle
New and improved PowerPoint: Prezi

Quiz Tools
Quizlet allows educators to create and share their own Flashcards (ties in with iPad app Flashcardlet*)
For simple poll / quiz creators that allow for varied questions: Google Forms (part of Google Docs) and Survey Monkey
iPad app - gFlash+
Take a poll with your cell phones: Poll Everywhere

Collaboration Tools
Create wall announcements, notes, projects & more: Wallwisher
Create a Back Channel: TodaysMeet
Google Docs - Create word, excel, powerpoints, forms, and sites
Classroom collaboration is easy with the Bubbl.us brainstorming website
Thumbnail your websites and share with others:

Web Design Tools
Wix is an easy to use website design templates

Social Networking Tools
Collaborate and gain information NOW: Twitter

Digital Stories, Photo Editing and More in the Classroom:

Link to many great digital storytelling links
From the Disney Company - Elementary level students can create their own stories using Kerpoof
Lesson plans, videos, quizzes & more: BrainPOP

Blogs, Wikis and More:

A simple form of wiki for collaborating with students: PBWorks
Wikispaces: Wiki Site - quick editing and ready to make live

Conference Calls & Live Chats:

Communication and Connecting with the "real" world: Skype
Google+ - Hangout feature

Audio file hosts:

Chirbit - No file limit, sharing made easy

For Additional Web 2.0 Resources and Links:

Orange Tree 2010 FETC Wiki

Education Tricks 'n Treats Educational Blog

Orange Tree 2011 FETC Wiki

Cool Tools for Schools Wiki

Classroom 2.0 Blog

Dr. Howie DiBlasi Website

Top Ten For Young Learners Blog

ABCs of Web 2.0

100 Helpful Web Tools for Every Kind of Learner:

Teach Paperless Blog

Digital Storytelling Resources: ASCS Wiki

Web 2.0 for the Classroom Teacher : Hotlist

Go 2 Web 2.0 Tools and Applications Web 2.0

Wiki-Centric Learning from THE Journal

Web 2.0 Guru Wiki

Top Web 2.0 Tools from T.H.E. Journal

A Teacher's Guide to Web 2.0 in School (Video)

4 Web 2.0 Technologies to Inspire Students from Campus Technology

T.H.E. Journal Article Wikis: Pulling It All Together

Blogs and Wikis and Podcasts! Oh My!