Friday, September 14, 2012
Great Web 2.0 Resources for Students and Teachers
Trackclass is a great, free resource for students. This site allows students to keep their school work organized, from reminders to notes to assignments and grades.
Dweeber is a free homework collaboration site that allows students to solve problems together, participate in virtual study sessions, and communicate with friends. A collaborative whiteboard can be used to solve math and science problems or to create joint drawings and diagrams
Google Student Blog:
Google recently launched the Google Student Blog. This blog site includes information, updates, how-to's, tips, and much more on how to use Google's applications as a student.
Scribblar is a multi-user whiteboard, live audio, image collaboration, text chat online meeting room. Students can use it to collaborate on projects, teachers can use it to tutor students via the computer..
Dropbox is a free service that lets you bring all your photos, docs, and videos anywhere. This means that any file you save to your Dropbox will automatically save to all your computers, phones and even the Dropbox website.
Posted by Robin Bayles at 4:14 PM
Friday, March 30, 2012
Wanda Burton just received 4 Nooks (electronic book readers by Barnes and Noble) through Donors Choose.org.
Here's how it works:
1. Go to the website and create an account. (https://secure.donorschoose.org/common/signin.html)
2. Post a project with the monetary amount needed to meet your goal.
3. Donors will have the opportunity to donate money to your project.
4. Once your goal is achieved Donors Choose will deliver your materials
Korina Chapman and Jennifer Rouse also have projects posted on Donors Choose.
Posted by Robin Bayles at 8:02 AM