Tag archives for Web 2.0

  1. Web 2010 Sweepstakes Winner Announced

    David Andrade, a physics teacher from Bridgeport Public Schools in Connecticut, has won the Web 2010 Sweepstakes, sponsored by the American College of Education, SMART Technologies and Discovery Education. The Web 2010 Sweepstakes is a component of Web 2010, an online destination for teachers seeking helpful techniques and strategies to assist them in integrating digital […]

  2. Special Webinar with Betselling Canadian Author Don Tapscott

      Bestselling author, Don Tapscott, adjunct Professor of Management at the University of Toronto, hosts a special Webinar, part of EdTechConnect Webinar series, where he will discuss MacroWikinomics, its impact on the world of education and the implications it holds for the future. MacroWikinomics: Rebooting Business and the World is the sequal to the groundbreaking […]

  3. Excited To See You at ISTE 2010!

    It’s that time again! Time to jump for joy! It’s not too late to join Discovery Education and all of the fun activities at the upcoming ISTE Conference.   Not only do we have events during the ISTE Conference but even before! Join us for a day of networking, creativity, and connections at the Denver […]

  4. What is Rotoball?

    That’s exactly what I wanted to know when I read Kris Fontes’ post.  Now that I know I am hooked. Rotoball is a black ball that transforms into something different for each person who comes into contact with it. The process is simple; each animation must be exactly 15 seconds long. The animation can be […]

  5. Twitter and Twitter Search Explained

    Image via CrunchBase It seems like EVERYONE (and their dogs, goldfish, etc.) are Tweeting these days. If you aren’t on Twitter, yet, and are wondering what the buzz (or, rather, tweeting) is all about, check out these two videos from the Common Craft Show. Twitter in Plain English Twitter Search in Plain English Twitter Professional […]

  6. Tap Your PLN With Twitter Polls

    I admit that I am a bit of a Twitter junkie.  It’s not like I get the shakes when I am away from Twitter for too long (though, TwitterBerry may have something to do with that . . .)  Really, Twitter is one of the primary places I go to learn.  I have an AMAZING […]

  7. Cell Phone Podcasting Is Back with Phone.io

    [Note: Cross posted on Cliotech] I’ve been looking for services that could possibly step in where GCast starting charging and phone.io might just fill that void. I already use drop.io constantly to share resources with others and collab.io for virtual meetings. phone.io is a service of drop.io designed for recording voicemail directly to the web, […]

  8. Twitter Updates for 2009-03-18

    Presenting with @glo at MACUL this afternoon. Elementary Web 2.0 – Currently walking through toondoo. # @ppalmer21 Courtyard Silver Spring, Fly into DCA, easy metro trip to Silver Spring stop (faster and cheaper than cab). I’m there too. # @johnfaig Oh man thanks for sharing soundsnap.com I’ve struggled for a couple of weeks trying to […]

  9. Twitter Updates for 2009-03-16

    @cliotech Oh man I hate 6:00 AM flights. Safe travels. # @pauloberman Welcome to twitter! # @distractedgamer finally worked out a way to not have to carry it and my blackberry for work. # Heading to MACUL tomorrow. Short flight to Detroit, then dinner and Red Wings. # Powered by Twitter Tools.

  10. Twitter Updates for 2009-03-15

    Had a blast doing the Pi, Film on the Fly yesterday with my son in Chicago. http://tinyurl.com/d7y43e # Won my iPhone bid. In 4 – 9 days I’ll have a new toy. Thanks for removing barriers, @teach42 # @JanetEnglish Thank You!, We had a blast! Just put up post on the DEN site about it. […]

  11. A facebook Infused CNN

    Just like some aging celebrities, CNN got a botox like injection of youth from the ever growing facebook yesterday.  “This is CNN”.     Isn’t the same without hearing James Earl Jones’ booming voice resonating the real message, “This is THE NEWS.”  For many, including me, CNN has been just that, THE NEWS.  It’s the channel to […]

  12. Make a Splash with SplashCast!

    Add Mike_Bryant’s channel to your page The above embed comes from SplashCast.  I’ve played around with this service for about a month now, unable to decide if it’s any better than some other tools out there.  On one hand, SplashCast allows you to throw a lot of different file types into a single presentation.  This […]

  13. Got games?

    Ok so the GEEKYBIRD was searching the net the other day in search of interactive, neat, easy, and free templates that you could use in your classroom. Here is a five of the coolest ones that he found: EclipseCrossword.com With over 2,000,000 downloads it goes without saying…this tool is pretty cool. EclipseCrossword is a fast, […]

  14. StreamAthon Video Reposted – Quick Note

    The YouTube video of “Dino Dude’s ‘The People Whisper’” is now reposted in the entry below.  I had initially posted it with a limit of 25 views, which was a blunder.  It is now up for everyone.  And, no, I didn’t break YouTube.  :).  When it’s ready, I’ll also post the PowerPoint and step bystep […]