FridayWrap

Wrap Up and Sharing of Best Things Learned:

  • Skype videoconference with Vicki Davis
  • Learning about Vyew
  • Learning about Wikispaces
  • Getting a better understanding about social networking - Delicious
  • Learning about tagging + its Delicious origins
  • Connections via open content models
  • Learning about Facebook - Lots of potential for connecting electronically
  • Putting a face to Arthus
  • Visits to great sites (UStream) and great tools
  • Some "Ah ha moments": When we make blogging an assignment, have taken away from our students? Instead, reference online what students are doing in class...Web 2.0 technologies could be leveraged to build on or reflect conversations in the class - or classroom could be used to reflect on Web 2.0 environments...Writing a "meta" essay, citing students as sources