Wednesday, November 19, 2008
Media to Enhance Traditional Methods
New Media for New Minds:
Audio, Video, and Web Production to Enhance Traditional Methods
Vera Ventura - Watertown, Media and Production Instruction
Web 2.0 and free Google apps address equity and access issues for students. Student presentations for synthesis of content are important, and these tools are available via Google Docs. This allows sharing via email or collaboration options. Can download as powerpoint or pdf. FreeFreeFreeFree!
It is OK for students to be ahead of teachers on mastering the nuts and bolts of technology and applications. Let the students teach you, learn together. Use students as a resource. Bridging the new media ind and the old educational mind is the challenge.
There is a little video tour embedded in the top right corner.