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Workshop Topics May Include: (add or elaborate on any of these)
  • Web 2.0 Resources for Effective Instructional Integration (include K12Online Conference resources)
  • Integration Strategies
  • Wikis
  • Blogs
  • Open Source Resources
  • Creating Classroom Social Networks
  • Creating Podcasts
  • Live Classroom Streaming
  • United Streaming/Discovery Education
  • Video Conference Collaborations
  • Classroom Webinars
  • RSS in the classroom
  • Effective Communications with 2.0 tools for Teacher/Student/Parent
  • Multimedia projects using 2.0 tools
  • What is RSS / feeds and readers / tagging
  • What are blogs and how do you use it?
  • What are wikis and how do you use them?
  • Moodle?
  • Social Networking (by Steve)
  • Skype in the experts..
  • Ustreamed sessions
  • Using Skype in the classroom to connect with experts and other students around the world
  • Discussion of social bookmarking sites-pros/cons of each: Del.icio.us, Diigo, other?
  • Twitter and twitter-like applications for both Macs and PCs
  • Various online photo applications for viewing/storing photos and creating slideshows, videos, etc. (Flickr, Flickr Toys, PicLens, Animoto, SlideShare with Slidecasts, etc.)
  • Various online tools for streaming videos--ustream.tv, Elluminate, blip.tv, Mogulus, etc.
  • Internet safety and strategies to overcoming barriers to blocked tools
  • Online audio tools for creating podcasts or audio for presentations (gcast, podsafe music, SlideShare, etc.)
  • RSS readers-options available and ways to use them efficiently and effectively, both as professional educators and students
  • Creating and using PowerPoint presentations effectively in the classroom (both for teachers and students)
  • Strategies to use the power of VoiceThread to make threads truly interactive and engaging and not just online presentations
  • Information about the Blogger's Cafe at NECC and how people can get involved in this "unconference". Steve has scheduled a live web “conversation” to take place on the topic of the NECC “fringe” conference. Wednesday, March 26. See details here: http://www.classroom20wiki.com/LIVE+Conversations.
  • Good online tools for sharing classroom/school newsletters with parents and extended community?
  • Uses of wikis in classrooms/schools? What's working? What types of collaboration/communication are wikis best for? How do you decide the best tool for specific purposes--blogs/wikis/voicethreads/podcasts, etc.