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CUE 2008 Hands-on Workshop

Engaging Staff and Students Using Web 2.0 Tools for Collaboration


Welcome and Overview




Workshop Overview




Setting the Stage


            Partnership for 21st Century Skills


            Desired Skills for 21st Century Learners (teacher name sjbrooksyoung)


            K-W-L Graffiti Boards



Web 2.0 Tools for Collaboration



Google Docs Tour


Using Google Docs


Google Docs


Zoho Office Suite



Additional Resources


Video Tutorials


10 Ways to Use the New Google Docs Productively


101 Fun and Relevant Ways to Use Spreadsheets in
K - 12 Classrooms: Developed by Dr. Alice Christie, these ideas can be expanded and enhanced through use of Web-based spreadsheets.


Google for Educators, Google Docs: This section of Google for Educators focuses on focuses on Google Docs & Spreadsheets in the classroom.


Global Warming Student Speakout: Student project co-sponsored by Google and Global School Network that included use of Google Docs & Spreadsheets.


Web 2.0 Tools for Busy Administrators: Web-based Breeze presentation describing how a technology planning committee used Web 2.0 tools (including Google Docs) to revise the district technology plan.


Using Web-based Office Applications for Group Activities: A step sheet for setting up class documents. Written for college students, but appropriate for elementary and secondary classrooms as well.


Web Tools for Educators wiki (password is: webtools)


More experienced Google Doc users may want to access one or both of the following pages on this wiki:


     Google Docs and Zoho (password is: webtools)

     Strengths and Weaknesses (password is: webtools)







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