Online Resources for Teachers and Students
1. Online Resources ForTeachers and StudentsJeff WheelerClackamas Web Academy - Winter 2009 2. Guidelines for Resources-- Free (low annual cost possible for some)-- Easy to learn and use-- Functional for teacher and/or student 3. Google Appsfor Educationwww.google.com/educators 4. School and Classroom Integration-- Everything is delivered and stored online-- Access from a web browser anytime, from anyplace-- Integrated communication and collaboration tools-- Offer the best email experience to staff and students-- Ability to call, send a message or chat in real-time-- Share and publish calendars/events with others-- Teachers/students can create and share documents-- Drag-and-Drop sharing of files-- Create a class site with easy editing-- And much more... 5. Dimdimwww.dimdim.com 6. Web Meeting-- Instant start meetings, no install -- Host meetings up to 20 people for free-- Schedule future meetings-- Share microphones & webcams-- Desktop & presentation sharing-- Whiteboard collaboration-- Web page co-browsing-- Record and embed your events 7. Jingwww.jingproject.com 8. Visual Online Conversation-- Quick and easy solution for producing video-- Snap a picture of your screen-- Record video of onscreen action-- Narrate while your video is recording-- Share instantly over the web, IM, email-- Annotate your visual content 9. Ningwww.ning.com 10. Social Community-- Create, customize, and share your own social network-- Visual design freedom-- Make your network public or private for members only-- Flexibility in how you moderate your network-- Members have their own unique profile & blog-- Features:Real-time chatDiscussion forumsEvent calendarMuch more... 11. Diigowww.diigo.com 12. Website AnnotationSocial Information Network-- Personal research tool-- Easy to use with browser sidebar or plug-in-- Highlight portions of web pages-- Attach sticky notes to specific parts of web pages-- Highlights/notes are superimposed on original page-- Create a personal collection of all your information-- Share your findings individually or create a group-- Acts as a social content site, searching Diigo is easy!