How schools can host their own Web 2.0 video sharing community

A new project for a video hosting platform called Video.Show has been announced by some of our developer evangelists.  The code doesn’t cost anything, in fact it is offered as an open source project.  It also appears to be ready for usage, not just a vision. A blog post on the topic caught my eye…

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Using OneNote Shared Sessions In The Classroom

Normally I do not just post links to other sites but this is a great! OneNote Shared Sessions for In-Class Groupwork | Teaching, Technology, and Learning

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Teaching green

Congrats to my mom, who was recently recognized for her efforts to take her classroom outdoors and help students learn in the REAL world! http://www.sj-r.com/Outdoors/stories/18953.asp A great first step towards helping students appreciate why they should care about the environment!  More info on the habitat at their site: http://www.ppcusd8.org/ms/Habitat%20News.htm They have really taken advantage of…

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Print resources for classroom projects

Here is a link to set aside.  HP has published an online gallery of photo projects.  You simply choose a template, upload a photo, and it will allow you to print it as a PDF file which you can then Email, share, print, etc.  Templates include calendars, cards, and interesting photo art.  This would be…

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Deploying Live to school computers

There are many bloggers/journalists actively discussing Windows Live publishing out several new free tools this month.  So what?  Well these tools will be available through WSUS which many schools already have in place, so deployment is very low-cost.  There is also a big “so what” across what the applications have to offer. These tools are…

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Office team posts new EDU content

The Office team has released a lot of new content to help students/teachers to kick off the school year.  This includes a slew of templates and content for office applications as well as training and tools that “Educationalize” the Office platform. Inside Office Online blog : School bells are ringing Manage classwork Add clip art…

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