After a mini PD on using web tools in the classroom, I was able to share a DIIGO group with staff to keep them updated/provide them with all links. More efficient than email, and continual communication and collaboration. Diigo Groups
13 Tricks & Tools for 2013!! Here is the Powerpoint and cheat sheet I recently shared with my faculty. The content is based upon using different tech tools for a variety of integration. 13 Tricks and Tools for 2013 Cheat Sheet http://www.scribd.com/embeds/138717726/content?start_page=1&view_mode=scroll 13 Tricks & Tools for 2013 by nacafarelli http://www.scribd.com/embeds/138717747/content?start_page=1&view_mode=scroll&access_key=key-236z2kq63946c90jvb6v
Loving this short animation on proper online etiquette. Short and sweet, teaches the basics in an easy to relate to way! http://www.brainpop.com/technology/computersandinternet/digitaletiquette/
I am terrible with getting papers back to students, not to mention all the time it takes! Solution: sliding folders for each student! Staples $6 sale for 25, 1 crate or 3 locker size (depending on classes). Lifesaver! Even easier if you have a student volunteer!
Using DiiGO to pose questions and have students annotate texts… My students have just started learning to use Diigo. I put them into groups and created accounts for them, then gave them a practice activity to install the diigolet and use the search tool. Now, for active reading, I am using an eText and DIIGO’s … More DiiGo and Annotation
Interactive Web Wall on an Interactive Whiteboard… Oh the Possibilities! http://www.flickr.com/apps/slideshow/show.swf?v=122138 Link to the wall… 2012: The Legacy Lives On!