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Tips and Tricks for Using Google Calendar

In Classroom tools, Professional Development on November 11, 2009 at 2:19 pm

From the Web Worker Daily Blog.

There’s more to Google Calendar (GCal) than meets the eye. At first glance, it seems no different from the printed desktop calendars that used to dominate employee desks. You input your tasks, appointments, and other commitments on their designated dates and refer to the calendar every day. The difference is that with Google Calendar, even the smallest tweak can change it from a simple list of appointments to a comprehensive business tool. Here are some ideas you can start with.

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Woopid

In Classroom tools, Professional Development, Technology, tools, Videos on January 28, 2009 at 2:00 pm
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Woopid is a video tutorial website that has free video tutorials on Hardware, Internet, Mac and Windows.

The Education Podcast Network

In Podcast, Professional Development, Web 2.0 on November 20, 2008 at 4:27 pm

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The Education Podcast Network is an effort to bring together into one place, the wide range of podcast programming that may be helpful to teachers looking for content to teach with and about, and to explore issues of teaching and learning in the 21st century.

There are podcasts on Social Studies, Language Arts, Computer and Technology,  Dance, Theater, Health, and music Education.

EPN is provided by David Warlick & The Landmark Project

Resource shared by  Antoinette Go on Classroom 2.0

From the Amschool Curriculum Blog

In New Stuff, Professional Development, Web 2.0 on October 21, 2008 at 7:41 pm

K-12 Conference 2008 BEGINS!

I have been following the K-12 Conference since last year. All of the presentations that I have listen and read about in this conference have been so helpful in the technology integration process of our school.
The best part of all is that they are ALL FREE!

Day 1 Presentations: 20 October 2008

Getting Started “The Google Gamut: Everything you need to get started”

Getting Started “I Like Delicious Things: An Introduction to Tagging and Folksonomies”

Getting Started “I Like Delicious Things: An Introduction to Tagging and Folksonomies”

Day 2 Presentations: 21 October 2008