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Blogs, wikis, podcasts and other powerful web tools for classrooms, Will Richardson

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Blogs, wikis, podcasts and other powerful web tools for classrooms
Title
Blogs, wikis, podcasts and other powerful web tools for classrooms
Statement of responsibility
Will Richardson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This book brings teachers a bold vision and on-the-ground Monday morning practicality. It will move educators to think differently about technology,its potential for strengthening students' critical thinking, writing, reflection, and interactive learning. Will Richardson demystifies words like 'blog', 'wiki' and 'aggregator', making classroom technology an easily accessible component of classroom research, writing, and learning. This guide demonstrates how Web tools can generate exciting new learning formats, and explains how to apply these tools in the classroom to engage all students in a new world of synchronous information feeds and interactive learning. With detailed, simple explanations, definitions and how-tos, critical information on Internet safety, and helpful links, this exciting book opens an immense toolbox, with specific teaching applications fo: web logs, the most widely adopted tool of the read/write Web; Wikis, a collaborative Webspace for sharing published content; Rich Site Summary (RSS), feeding specific content into the classroom; Aggregators, collecting content generated via the RSS feed; Social bookmarking, archiving specific Web addresses; and online photo galleries" -- Publisher description
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Richardson, Will.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Internet in education
  • Educational Web sites
  • Teaching
Label
Blogs, wikis, podcasts and other powerful web tools for classrooms, Will Richardson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 139-142) and index
Contents
  • 1.
  • read/write Web.
  • p. 1
  • 2.
  • Weblogs : pedagogy and practice.
  • p. 17
  • 3.
  • Weblogs : get started!.
  • p. 45
  • 4.
  • Wikis : easy collaboration for all.
  • p. 59
  • 5.
  • RSS : the new killer app for educators.
  • p. 75
  • 6.
  • social Web : learning together.
  • p. 89
  • 7.
  • Fun with Flickr : creating, publishing and using images online.
  • p. 101
  • 8.
  • Podcasting and screencasting : multimedia publishing for the masses.
  • p. 111
  • 9.
  • What it all means.
  • p. 125
  • Epilogue : the classroom of the read/write Web.
  • p. 135
Control code
ocn224053566
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xiii, 149 p.
Isbn
9781412927666
Lccn
2005033579
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Blogs, wikis, podcasts and other powerful web tools for classrooms, Will Richardson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 139-142) and index
Contents
  • 1.
  • read/write Web.
  • p. 1
  • 2.
  • Weblogs : pedagogy and practice.
  • p. 17
  • 3.
  • Weblogs : get started!.
  • p. 45
  • 4.
  • Wikis : easy collaboration for all.
  • p. 59
  • 5.
  • RSS : the new killer app for educators.
  • p. 75
  • 6.
  • social Web : learning together.
  • p. 89
  • 7.
  • Fun with Flickr : creating, publishing and using images online.
  • p. 101
  • 8.
  • Podcasting and screencasting : multimedia publishing for the masses.
  • p. 111
  • 9.
  • What it all means.
  • p. 125
  • Epilogue : the classroom of the read/write Web.
  • p. 135
Control code
ocn224053566
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xiii, 149 p.
Isbn
9781412927666
Lccn
2005033579
Other physical details
ill.

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