Ed Tech Crew 137 - Beauty of the Web

Podcast number 137 - October 6th 2010

[Running time: 55:14 mins, size: 53.2 MB]

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News & General Websites of interest:

Darrel’s CSS generators - http://smsn.vic.edu.au/ultranetcss

Microsoft Live Users go to Word Press
http://erictric.com/2010/09/27/microsoft-to-move-30-million-windows-live-spaces-bloggers-to-wordpress-com/

Google templates for Maths and Science
http://www.teachscienceandmath.com/2010/09/24/20-google-doc-templates-for-use-in-science-and-math-classrooms/

Web2.0 Suicide
http://suicidemachine.org/

Google Shortening -
http://goo.gl/

US President encourages kids to create games
http://gizmodo.com/5640744/obama-wants-kids-to-make-video-games

Get building those Apps!
http://appinventor.googlelabs.com/learn/tutorials/index.html

Twitter Moodle Course
http://moodle-rsc.ukc.ac.uk/course/view.php?id=76?username=guest
And Twitter as a back channel
http://c4lpt.co.uk/140Learning/presentation.html

Windows IE 9 beta
http://www.beautyoftheweb.com/

Microsoft Brain Power - html5 http://www.sabrainpowerhtml5.com/

Comics HTML5 style - http://www.nevermindthebullets.com/

Feedback from listeners:

Clay Leben - The art of story telling
http://www.artofstorytelling.org/

Learning by Playing: Video Games in the Classroom
http://www.nytimes.com/2010/09/19/magazine/19video-t.html?_r=1&ref=magazine

Dianne Rees - a few links (Thanks)
Reserach Online NEW TECHNOLOGIES, NEW PEDAGOGIES: MOBILE LEARNING IN HIGHER EDUCATION - http://ro.uow.edu.au/newtech/

How to Create Self-Graded Quizzes in Google Docs - http://www.freetech4teachers.com/2010/09/how-to-create-self-graded-quizzes-in.html

Free Images
Image Base - http://imagebase.davidniblack.com/main.php

Roland Gesthuizen -
Sugata Mitra: The child-driven education - (TED) http://www.ted.com/talks/sugata_mitra_the_child_driven_education.html

Self-evident computing: What does it mean for the future? - http://blogs.techrepublic.com.com/hiner/?p=6305&tag=nl.e101

37 Productivity Tips for Working From Anywhere - http://mashable.com/2010/09/27/productivity-tips/

Sue Tapp -
75 really useful iPad tips and tricks - http://www.techradar.com/news/computing/apple/75-really-useful-ipad-tips-and-tricks-688556

Shelly Terrell - How to cite a tweet.
http://guides.boisestate.edu/content.php?pid=19556&sid=586398

What is MLA - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_MLA_Style_Manual

Apps & Software:

Tony Brainstorm recording Phone App - Captio http://www.boonbits.com/captio/
Zumocast
http://itunes.apple.com/au/app/zumocast/id386461020?mt=8
VLC for ipad
http://itunes.apple.com/au/app/vlc-media-player/id390885556?mt=8

Videos:

Ian Guest - Suggested RSA YouTube Channel
http://www.youtube.com/user/theRSAorg
Thanks we have spoken about some of these videos but good to refresh the link.

Events:

VITTA Conference - http://www.vitta.org.au/conferenceinfo

ACEC Study Tour - http://goo.gl/IIQY

Join our Diigo Group “Ed Tech Crew” http://groups.diigo.com/group/ed-tech-crew

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