UPDATE for 2015 going forward! This group is now closed. All updates for activity with the project will now be housed at LisaDabbs.comThe purpose of the project is to support ways to collaborate and find best practices and to mentor and guide new and pre-service teachers in K-12 and higher education institutes of learning worldwide for online and offline learning.The New Teacher Mentoring project can help you…See More
"Love the word processor collaboration and that the changes happen on the screen in real time. This must be the code that google gobbled up during its take over of etherpad. Either way its a nice addition to this online suite."
"I have several apps on my iPOD Touch (whiteboard, flash cards, memory games) that my students use during free flow activity time. The kids are naturals at using the technology and they know it is a privilage to use the device. As of right now, our…"
"We are getting ready to put mobile devices in the hands of all of our 5th graders (about 100 kids). We are finalizing the type of device that we will be using. We wanted to use the iPod touch but we need a built in camera for a project that we are…"
"Greetings, Leewin, from a Canadian now living in New Zealand.
Podcasting (both creating and listening to them) can form a useful part of a course. The use of such devices in the classroom, however, can be a bit tricky. Listening to podcasts might…"
"If you're interested in learning to make it easy to navigate content on a mobile device, here is a recent presentation which could be helpful.
When viewing the examples in Netvibes on a mobile device, it will be necessary to be logged in to…"
"Thanks Mary Beth. I really try and set aside some time to post but you're right I think I have to really set a purpose for my blog. Right now its between thoughtful and resource driven. I have to really consider this."
"I use Blogger for my blog, which allows me to work on a post and go back to it, adding and editing until it's ready for publication.
I think that how often you post depends on the purpose of your blog. My blog is a 'thoughtful' blog,…"
"Here is a GoogleDoc Spreadsheet that you may find helpful I have been working on gathering all the apps that we thought would be useful for education in our district. we are actually thinking about going with iPhones with a data plan…"
"Thanks for the invite to your wave but I don't work in a classroom now so not really in the report card know now. If I was interested, how would I find your wave in googlewave? I know I know...I need to read the handbook..."
A Ph.D. is the terminal degree for some fields, and it prepares graduates for faculty and research positions at universities. Earning a Ph.D. requires advanced coursework, examinations and a dissertation analyzing original research. This article discusses what must be done to obtain a Ph.D.The first step in the journey toward completing a doctoral degree is to obtain an undergraduate degree. For the best start, choose a bachelor’s degree program at a regionally accredited university.…See More
Writer’s block is a term you’ve probably heard often. The amazing and confusing thing about writer’s block is that people apply the term to drastically different experiences. For many, “writer’s block” means a frustrating but temporary stall in their progress. For some authors, though, the phrase looms nightmarishly large and describes a recurring and debilitating struggle to move ideas from their mind to the page.Under the pressure of deadlines, almost everyone—from students to professors to…See More