From Web 2.0 to School 2.0 - VermontFest 2007 Pre-Conference Workshop
Lucie deLaBruere (Northstar 2 October 31, 2007 6:00 - 9:00) -
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The potential of Web 2.0 to bring the pedagogy of John Dewey back in focus in today's educational landscape has everyone talking about School 2.0 . This hands on workshop will introduce participants to Web 2.0 tools that can support John Dewey's tradition of active, engaged, constructivist learning. Come learn how to redesign research assignments using social bookmarking tools like __del.icio.us__ , use YOU-Tube and other video sites,~ work on group projects using Wikis, publish to a global audience by blogging and podcasting, collaborate with Google Docs and Spreadsheet, and more. Examples of real teachers using Web 2.0 with their students will accompany practical hands on instructions during the workshop.