Take a Bite Out of Professional Development

This post contains all of the resources from my presentation at the VA DOE Educational Technology Conference. Please leave me and my co presenter Wendy a comment if you have any questions or just want to say hi!

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Resources Presented at the Workshop

Discovery Educator Network


Atomic Learning


Education World



Constant Contact

Sun Associates – Do a Search for Grants


Technology Integration for Teachers

Poll Daddy

21st Century Storytelling

This post contains all of the resources from my presentation at the VAG Conference. Please leave me a comment if you have any questions or just want to say hi!

The Presentation:

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Presentation Resources:

Web 2.0 Links:
Bubbl.us – online mapping tool
Animoto – create 30 sec. flash movies
ToonDoo and Kerpoof– online comic strip creators
Toufee – create more complex flash movies
Scrapblog – Create online scrapbooks

Blogs and Wikis:
Edublogs – create your own classroom blog
Wikispaces and PB Wiki – create your interactive classroom site
The Flat Classroom Wiki – See a wiki in action
HB Woodlawn Creative Writing Blogs – High School Students use of blogging
Room 3 Blog – Great example of a class and student blogs.

Jamestown Elementary School – Student created podcasts
Audacity – free downloadable sound recorder
Gcast – free host for your podcasts
Slapcast – low cost host for your podcasts. 3 messages for free, $4.95/month after.

Streaming Video:
Discovery Education Streaming – Free 30 day trial if you don’t have an account. Also has sounds and images.

Sound Resources (please read all terms of the site):
Freeplay Music – music can be downloaded for non web based projects
Garage Band – music that can be used for podcasts. If there is a download button you may use it.
Podsafe Audio – music that may be used for podcasts.

Image Links (always site your sources):
Flickr Storm – Find photos that can be used for non-commercial purposes
Picsearch – Photo database
American Memory Collection – Primary sources from the Library of Congress

Digital Storytelling Links:
Discovery Educator Network Blog on D.S.
Discovery Educator Network Blog on Web 2.0.
The Center for Digital Storytelling
Digital Storytelling
Is Text Enough? Vicki Davis Blog Post
Weblogg-ed – Will Richardson
Jakes Online – David Jakes
Teach Digital – Wes Fryer
50 Ways to Tell a Story – Wes Fryer
The Digital Storytelling Association

Web 2.0: What in the World is That?

Welcome to Web 2.0! I’m sure you’ve been hearing lots about it. I’ve decided to use this blog post as my presentation on Web 2.0. I hope you enjoy it.

Something to think about…..
Download Video: Posted by ksblues at TeacherTube.com.

Voki: What is Web 2.0?

Slide Share: Using Web 2.0 to Support Teaching and Learning
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