Text of Online Resources for Teachers and Students
1. Online Resources ForTeachers and Students Jeff Wheeler Clackamas 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 Education www.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. Dimdim www.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. Jing www.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
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 chat Discussion forums Event calendar Much more...
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!