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NETS Standards: Next Generation
Recently released during NECC 2007
Revised Bloom's Taxonomy
Be sure to click on the 2 links at the bottom of the page
9 Excellent Reasons for Technology in Education
Most schools have the technology, but do they know why?
Pushing for the
A conversation with the Governor of Arizona
One Size Fits Few
Wade Whitehead writes about how to create a curriculum that targets the individual learning styles and preferences of students.
The Eye Generation Prefers Not to Read All About It
Visual Literacy needs to be looked at!
National Staff Development Council
Start with Joan Richardson's Funeral Rites for Staff Development
Teacher 2 Teacher Workshops
Free Staff Development & resources by US Dept. of Education
Working Towards Excellence
works to identify and advocate for promising education practices, with an emphasis on professional development for teachers and
PBS Peer Connection (Sept.)
High quality resources like videos on best practices and research-based articles --all in one location.
PBS for Teachers
All levels; All Areas, it's all that and more!
PBS series celebrating the creative processes of our most outstanding cultural artists.
Find resources that match subject, grade level and Va. SOLs.
The quickest way to create a bibliography on the web
Open Educational Resources
OER Commons is a teaching & learning network of shared materials, from K-12 through college, algebra to zoology, open to all.
Get A First Life
A one page Parody?
Great Morphing Ideas
Quirkology: The Lying Experiment
Can you detect a lie?
Yenka 3D Shapes
Free Web Album
Michael Resnick's MIT site
FREE online video editor
Free (for now) online image and video capture tool by Tech Smith
A New Model of Education: Designing Virtual Communities for Creativity and Learning
2007 Part 2
Social Bookmarking Site
A global community of friends and strangers answering one simple question: What are you doing?
RSS - A Four Part Tutorial Series
Learn about RSS
Another Web Aggregator
Can We Talk?
Animate yourself in 3D
Tech Center reviews Gizmoz
Crazy 3D Avatars
NECC 2007 Videos
Choke full of information, links, and activities
Create 3d Avatars with a webcam and FREE Software.
Online Visual Dictionary and Thesaurus
Quintura Visual Search Engine
Make sure you try out Quintura for Kids!
Kartoo Visual Search Engine
TouchGraph - Visual Search Engine
Like Googledocs - Free online collaboration tools
Free Online Presentation tool
Online storytelling free presentation tool
Online storytelling, presentation tool (monthly fee)
Free Creative Hub for web sharing
Free sharing tool
Brought to you by the Amazon folks
TeacherFirst Web 2.0 Tools
Awesome overview of Free tools and how to use them safely with your students.
Lets you capture your life as it is happening using your cell phone camera and storing it on the web for future use.
Video Search Engine
2D Avatar Creation
Digital Immigrant vs Digital Native
Digital Immigrant vs Digital Native
Create Comics from your photos
Free Avatar Creator but without sound
create your own slide show and other widgets
Like Slide - full of fun widgets
2007 Part 3
Can video and computer games help kids learn? Find out the most recent buzz here.
Sudoku from Life
Free Online Version
Solving Sudoku Using the Process of Elimination
Are We Ready for Games?
David Warlick asks the question,
The Neuroscience of Joyful Education
The brain responds positively to joyful experiences. This is commonsense that is deeply supported by neuroscience and has a vari
The Periodic Table of the Internet
Just the right chemistry
Ask A Ninja
Mac vs PC
Mac vs PC (UK Version)
Mac vs PC (Japan Version)
Mac vs PC Rap
PC vs Mac
Here PC Wins
Mac vs PC Parody 1
Best and Worst Ads of 2007
20th Century Presidential Timline
Mrs. Legum's Elmentary Portal
Fantasitic resources for K-5
Wet Paint Tech Trek Wiki
Edit your photos online
FREE online file conversion tool
Reminder:Why We are Here
You tube Video
Psychology, Not Technology
How to convince those who need convincing that technology is beneficial.
Easy interface, images can be imported from websites, and students can write about their presentation within the program.
Create an Online Cartoon
A different way to listen to radio!
Free Paint online program
Make Parodies of any text on the web
The Voices of Many
Like the Dialectizer
mac vs PC spoofs
Christian-Christ Follower Parodies
Intelligence Is Not Enough
"She Used to Be Pretty"
Edutopia Cyberbullying article
Teach Like Your Hair is on Fire
NPR taped show highlighting Rafe Esquith and His Fiery Teaching Methods
PBS Special: The Hobart Shakespeareans
Check it out on Aug.7th at 10 PM on WHRO PBS
Be Nice. Work Hard.
Overview of the 6 Stages of Kohlberg's Theory of Moral Development
Different Lenses, Different Visons
This cultural divide affects education in many ways.
Before and After Magazine
My Pop Studio
BBC: Making Tracks
Experiential Learning vs Traditional Schooling
Converting Statistics into Beautifully Animated Storytelling charts
Intellectual Property vs Knowledge Sharing
Doodle - Setting Meetings in a Flash
One Look - Reverse Dictionary!
Ms. Dewey - Next Generation Search Engine
From Now On - Beyond Clip Art
From Now On - Images Can Make Powerful Lessons
MS Paint - Mirror Images
Free Serif Software
MS FREE Gif Animator
Images from Fine Arts Museum of SF
Hamilton Museum of Art
List of Multimedia Resources
reate your own Social Networking site
A great example using Ning!
Animated Knots Online
Our Founding Fathers
We Didnt Start the Fire
Free Switchzoo for Schools!
Turning the Tables on Telemarketers
Class 1939 look at the need to change curriculum
Photo Story 3
Photo Story 3
Marines Photo Story
Marines Photo - Urban Legend?
Kelsi and Sirus
Dante's Levels of Hell
A different Approach!
Create a Slideshow online!
How People Learn
Chris Moersch - LoTi
Take LoTi Survey - Username and Password = demo
The Revised Bloom
Edutopia - Project Based Learning
What is Problem Based Learning?
Projectt Based Learning with Multimedia
Project Based Learning Rubrics
Problem Based Learning Clearinghouse
Knowing What Students Know
Teachers Network Lesson Plans
Shows you how to create an Active Learning Class - videos, ideas, and basic structure
Designed by MIT for 8-16 year olds
Another Programming program for students
21st Century Skills
David Warlick's 21st Century Literacy
Problem Based Learning
Start Here - Eduscapes
PBL - Edutopia
PBL from University of Delaware
PBL for large classes
Project Based Learning
PBL Study Guide
PBL Learning Network
Does PBL Result in Greater Learning?
Problem-Based Learning Clearinghouse
Constructivist Learning Theory
How to Get Started in Doing PBL
7 Successful PBL
World Lecture Hall - University of Texas
Example Course from WLH
Project Based Learning Activites
Technology Solutions That Work - Middle and High
Make Learning Fun - Pilmoth Plantation
Pilmoth Plantation - You are the Historican
Math Cats Presentation
Why Go to School?
PDF file by Steven Wolk
Problem Solving Math?
Professor Tobbs site: great articles and resources
Mathematical Problem Solving: A Journey into Meaning
Facts or Meaning?
Oddcast + Others
Dude like Avatars
Try It Vitamin Water
Starbucks Holiday Greetings
create a moustache and sing a song
Find Your Go
Detachable Head Website Showdown
Reveiws of several cool sites
Take a Tennesse Road Trip with Elvis
Create a song on the Crooked Road
Remember the Chipmunks...
based in nearby Norfolk
Ford Theme Song
Oddcast Host Workshop
create an avatar host here
How to embed a Voki
Bully Beat Down
Talking dogs and cats
Be the next President!
What Came First
Chicken or the Egg?
Ford Focus and Oddcast
Oddcast Photo Face
The Luxe Books
Oddcast: Arkham Asylam
Put your boss in a straight jacket
Create Your Own MiddleMan
Nokia Musical Mighty
Nokia Muslic Almighty
My Movie Moment
Put yourself into one of six horror flicks
Make Me Super
Turn Yourself into a Super Hero
My Holiday Sweater
Talking Cheetah (Cheeto)
My Movie Moment
Put yourself in a Christmas Movie
become a talking Star Trek character
Twitter and ...
David Warlick's 2 Cents Worth on Twitter
Twittering in the Classroom
Some Concerns by Terry Freedman
Twitter: An Ephmeral Learning Tool