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Run, Don’t Walk Using the Web 2.0 in Education
What We’ll Cover Del.icio.us Blogs Technorati Bloglines Wikis
Take a Quiz! Web 2.0 or Star Wars Character?
Blogs! Blogs! Everywhere there’s blogs! Shortened from the phrase “Web Log” Easily updated website Entries are ordered by date, with newest items at the top Entries can be archived and sometimes tagged
Purposes for Blogging aka To Blog or Not to Blog, That is the Question!
What Do You Have to BLOG about?
10 Ways to A Killer Blog
Wiki Server based collaborative tool that allows any authorized user to edit and create Web pages in a very simple manner NO programming skills needed!
Wikipedia Launched in 2001 Currently has over 5 million articles 229 language additions of Wikipedia, sixteen of which have over 50,000 entries Problems?
www.wikispaces.com We want to give away 100,000 free K-12 Plus wikis. That includes all the features and benefits that normally cost $50/year - for free. No fine print, no usage limits, no advertising, no catches. Writing Frameworks Wiki
An African Proverb Every morning in Africa, a gazelle wakes up. It knows it must run faster than the fastest lion or it will be eaten. Every morning a lion wakes up. It knows it must outrun the slowest gazelle or it will starve to death. It doesn’t matter if you are a lion or a gazelle. When the sun comes up, you better start running.