Web 1.0 was about reading,
Web 2.0 is about reading and writing
Web 2.0 for Designers
Web 2.0 has arrived
How can it transform teaching & learning!
Web 1.0 was about reading
Sites are static.
They contain information that might be useful, but there's no reason to return to the site later
Sites aren't interactive
Visitors can only visit these sites; they can't impact or contribute to the sites.
Applications are proprietary.
Companies develop software applications that users can download, but they can't see how the application works or change it.
Is there a Web 1.0?
Gives power to the visitor with a new level of customization, interaction, and participation.
User-generated content lets everyone have their say on anything and publish it to the world at large (e.g., blogs, wikis and social networking sites).
These new technologies are changing our relationship to the Internet.
What can Web 2.0 tools offer educators?
Web 2.0 is here Web 2.0 & Language Learning Web 2.0 in Education
Web 2.0 is about reading
Sites are dynamic.
They contain information that is useful, and there's reason to return to the site later
Sites are interactive
Visitors can impact and contribute to the sites.
Applications are open source.
The source code for the program is freely available. Users can see how it works and make modifications or even build new applications based on earlier programs
Is there a Web 1.0?
Google Earth http://static.howstuffworks.com/gif/google-earth-17.jpg
A digital media file, or a series of such files, that is distributed over the Internet using syndication feeds for playback on portable media players and personal computers
Everett: Emerson Elementary
Education Podcast Network
Article: Podcasts: Where's the Learning?
A popular social networking website offering an interactive, user-submitted network of friends, personal profiles, blogs, groups, photos, music and videos internationally
A social utility that connects you with the people around you (similar to MySpace)
Other: Xanga , Live Journal
Schools and Online Social Networking by
Elgg - social network software for education by Steve O'Hear and edited by Richard
Don't Tell Your Parents: Schools Embrace
MySpace by Robert Andrews
Website where entries are written in chronological order; displayed in reverse chronological order
Provide commentary or news on a particular subject
(e.g., food, politics, news; personal online diaries).
Typically combines text, images, and links to other blogs, web pages, and media related to its topic.
Ability to leave comments in an interactive format is an important part of many blogs.
Most blogs are primarily textual, although some focus on other media.
Live Journal: http://www.livejournal.com
Edublogs - Free Education Blogs: http://edublogs.org
Larabee School Portable C Blog (Bellingham)
Room 208 Blog (Wells, ME)
Google : blog subject area
Math Blog - Mathematics is wonderful!
Blogging Techniques for the K12 Classroom
Weblogs in education
Use of blogs in online college classes
Blogs and Blogging: A Home Run for
Teaching, Learning, and Technology
Instructional Strategies for Blogging
(means “quick quick”)
Website that allows visitors to add, remove, and edit content
Collaborative technology for organizing information on Web sites
Allows for linking among any number of pages
Ease of interaction & operation makes a wiki an effective tool for mass collaborative authoring
Wikipedia : a multilingual, web-based, encyclopedia project
Wiktionary multilingual dictionary with definitions, etymologies, pronunciations, sample quotations, synonyms, antonyms and translations
Wikidictionary : another free dictionary, words with definitions
WikiQuote a free online compendium of quotations from notable people and creative works in every language
Wikispaces : free to educators
MediaWiki : Used by the WikiPedia project
Jotspot : Free wiki hosting service; custom software includes calendars, photo galleries and spreadsheets (acquired by Google)
WikkaWiki : a standards-compliant, lightweight
PHP/MySQL wiki engine
Flickr : photos, search engine, share photos, has a blog
Shutterfly : photo service, share/enhance photos, organize
Photobucket : upload, share, search photos, running count of images
User generated sites mostly offer free services whereby users can upload video clips & share it with the masses
A way for Internet users to store, organize, share and search bookmarks of web pages
: (pronounced as "delicious")
a web service for storing, sharing, and discovering web bookmarks.
can view others bookmarks, use tags)
Social Marker : makes social bookmarking of websites an easier process.
Top 5 Social Bookmarking Services :
Hybrid application that draws from multiple sources to create something new.
Google Mashups Mania
Covers the cool new Google Maps mashups, tools & applications being created by people over the world
Pick any where in world to zoom to from space
Google Maps Help Center
Create mashups and simple applications quickly
A limited test and access is restricted to a few
TED-Hans Rosling Talk :
Debunking third-world myths with the best stats you've ever seen.
Math and Reading Tests Map :
Analysis of differences between students passing their state tests versus the national tests in
Google Lit Trips :
Using Google Earth, students discover where in the world the greatest road trip stories of all time took place
... and so much more!
Lewis & Clark :
An historical map of the Lewis &