The purpose of this page is to add links and video clips etc. that we have talked about and/or seen in class. Elaan will add the tech tidbits here when we have finished viewing them.


2008-08-14
The Facebook Song: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rSnXE2791yg
Facebook Anthem: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3ZzP_69ZTFk

2008-08-15
Good resource for technology related issues in education: http://www.eschoolnews.com/
Evolution of Dance: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i4nDf8EXwok
PPT - Qualitative Research Overview:
Easywhois - find out the true owner of a website

Critical Thinking Presentation 2008-08-15 (afternoon)

critical-thinking-cartoon.jpg

http://www.asa3.org/ASA/education/think/critical.htm#critical-thinking
http://www.dhmo.org/
http://business.timesonline.co.uk/tol/business/industry_sectors/media/article4535060.ece
Snopes - website with info about hoaxes, scams, etc



Videos from presentation:

Dibert on Critical Thinking


Richard Paul on Critical Thinking


Monty Python Argument sketch

2008-08-18
Spiders on Drugs: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sHzdsFiBbFc

2008-08-19
Milennials Part 1: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kv52oVIcUKk
Citation Machine (Choose APA): http://citationmachine.net/
The New Math: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tx5KDyvlG3Q
Lost Generation: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=42E2fAWM6rA
SurveyMonkey: http://www.surveymonkey.com/ (enables anyone to create professional online surveys quickly and easily and free)
Medieval Tech Support: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pQHX-SjgQvQ We saw this last year, always a good laugh and a reminder of where we were.

2008-08-20
The Miniature Earth: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rvTFKpIaQhM

2008-08-21
The Shining Redux: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gf7h6o3I8yw
A Tale of Two Brains: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OLZrjFTkGDQ

2008-08-22
Dr. Randy Pausch - The Last Lecture: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=toNYCGFo32M

Teaher Forums / Chat rooms / Blogs / Bulletin Boards


Proteacher: **http://www.proteacher.net/discussions/forumdisplay.php?f=43**
The Teacher Corner : **http://www.theteacherscorner.net/forums/forumdisplay.php?s=11cc24d698247b0c8867bc75c24e5d20&f=51**
A to Z Teacher Stuff : **http://forums.atozteacherstuff.com/**

http://www.storyofstuff.com - A great clip to watch about being environmental.
10 out of 10 and thanks to Sandra W. for recommending it for viewing. A must watch! by Pete Scott

A great site about the most recent research and studies about children and education. PDF's and HTML versions of recently published journals.
www.futureofchildren.org

Educational Blogs: Moved to our Educational Blogs page.

Edutopia site-excellent site that deals with technology integration-video examples, 'project learning' (project approach) and much more. lots of great stuff! (tania)
http://www.edutopia.org/start-pyramid
http://www.edutopia.org/engaging-real-world-projects-shorecrest (video clip)

Facebook spoofs "this hour has 22 minutes"
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kerC5AG2IaE&NR=1
"Myface and Spacebook"
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g_KYUWVw_Vs
text messaging
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EbhrJkOl2d4&feature=related
(there are lots more incl. 'Gavan uses google as a dr.')

Secondary School in napa California using technology and Project Based Learning-check out student portfolios-Thinking 'Grad. Transitions' great way to get students prepared for 'real' world....

http://www.newtechhigh.org/Website2007/employment.html