Breaking the Barriers: Reading, Technology and the 21st Century Learner
Keynote:
Network Literacy: Playing School or Preparing for Life?
New Additions:
https://www.google.com/voice/ Google Voice, invitation only.
http://babyboomerlibrarian.blogspot.com/ baby Boomer Librarian.
http://www.amazon.com
http://etherpad.com/ Etherpade, all virtaully get on the same page.
http://www.schoollibraryjournal.com/article/CA6699357.html Article in the School Library Journal.
http://edorigami.wikispaces.com/Bloom's+Digital+Taxonomy An entire wiki filled with information about the reconstructed Blooms taxonomy.
http://www.teachertube.com/members/viewVideo.php?video_id=27197&title=Dannys_Book_Report Danny's tornado book report.
http://www.teachertube.com/members/viewVideo.php?video_id=13794&title=Paper_Trained_Teachers_in_a_Video_Game_World paper Trained Teachers in a Video game World video.

Wordle
http://www.readwriteweb.com/archives/tag_clouds_of_obamas_inaugural_speech_compared_to_bushs.php
http://www.wordle.net/
Wikinomics
http://www.amazon.com/Wikinomics-Mass-Collaboration-Changes-Everything/dp/B001UE7DC8/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1257194517&sr=8-1 Wikinomics.
http://www.networkinginsight.com/files/Wikinomics_Soundview.pdf book review.
Other Books
http://www.thelongtail.com/ the Long Tail.
http://www.amazon.com/Here-Comes-Everybody-Organizing-Organizations/dp/0143114948/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1257195317&sr=8-1 Here Comes Everybody.
http://www.amazon.com/Element-Finding-Passion-Changes-Everything/dp/0143116738/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1257195419&sr=1-1 The Element.
Twitter
Twitter
We Follow
Twittersheep
Caveman Twittering
5 Ways to Have Fun with Twitter
Twitter for Teachers
Twittas ? First Twitter Follow

TweetCloudWhat’s Being Said?
FriendorFollowFind out who you are following, who’s following you and more
Twitter Background Creation


Downloading and Converting Online Videos
Zamzar Copy the address, the file will be sent to your email to download.
vixy.net A music converter - strip the audio
Mediaconverter Works well, but not consistently.
Convertdirect
Movavi
all2convert
Listentoyoutube
– online, free youtube to mp3 converter
VLC Media Player – free download, great for playing dvd’s on pc’s with copyright issues. It also has conversion capabilities. Directions on using the convert feature Media Convert free and online, convert and split audio, ringtones, sounds
The Movie Clapper Board Generator
WinFF
– Convert your videos quickly and easily and all at once with this free downloadable program
http://www.formatoz.com/ Format Factory Scott's pick for converting!
You Tube Download You Tube downloader.
http://gvtc.com/~mgriffin/digital/ Excellent examples of Photostory as well as fabulous tips on how to put one together!
Keep Vid A very simple web based solution for converting media

Skype in the Classroom
Directory of educators that use Skype
A Skype Phonebook of Educators
http://www.teachingdegree.org/2009/06/30/50-awesome-ways-to-use-skype-in-the-classroom/

Twitter
Twitter
We Follow
Twittersheep
Caveman Twittering
5 Ways to Have Fun with Twitter
Twitter for Teachers
Twittas ? First Twitter Follow
TweetCloud– What’s Being Said?
FriendorFollow – Find out who you are following, who’s following you and more
Twitter Background Creation
EtherPad
http://etherpad.com/lXkI6fatuC
Chatzy
http://www.chatzy.com/908731051218 Chat about the discussion
Bloom's Taxonomy
http://edorigami.wikispaces.com/file/view/bloom's+Digital+taxonomy+v3.01.pdf Wiki filled with many more details.
http://www.techlearning.com/article/8670 Graphic.


Workshop Session 1
The Browser is the New Software
Google Calendar http://www.google.com/googlecalendar/overview.html
Google Docs http://www.google.com/google-d-s/tour1.html
Google Sketchup http://sketchup.google.com/
Street View http://books.google.com/help/maps/streetview/
Google Earth http://earth.google.com/
Google Maps http://sketchup.google.com/
Google Sites http://pages.google.com/-/about.html
Google Advanced Search http://www.google.com/advanced_search?hl=en

Workshop 2
InfoClutter, Processing Information in New Ways
Online Research
http://www.diigo.com/ Now you can highlight in two colors.
http://livebinder.com/ Live Binder
http://www.evernote.com/
http://kwout.com/
http://etherpad.com/

http://www.wallwisher.com/ Create virtual post it notes.

Working with Images
Fun with Digital Images This is a link to a wiki with several other digital image sites.
Bubblejoy Create cards or messages
Cameroid Manipulate pictures or images.
http://plasq.com/comiclife-win Comic Life
Add Letters
Image Chef make your own icon - lose the brown square
Space Your Face
My Movie Moment Add an image to a movie or clip.
Jib Jab Create a Jib Jab
http://www.picartia.com/ Create photo mosaics
http://www.faceinhole.com/us/
25 Sites to Create Cartoon Characters of Yourself Play with images!
Comiqs Create your own comics, like comic life
Mushy Gushy Work with your images.
Generate License Plates Generate many different license plates.
http://www.toondoo.com/ Create your own comic strips
http://www.makebeliefscomix.com Create your own comics.
http://yearbookyourself.com/nextyear/index.html Yearbook yourself!

http://mergemedia.net/offers/downloads/my_web_face_toolbar_make_yourself_into_a_cartoon.html My Web Face make yourself a cartoon.
www.snapfish.com



Workshop 3
Reading and Writing Across the Curriculum: Empowering Students with Technology
Working with Words
http://www.wordia.com/ Redefining the dictionary.
http://metaatem.net/words/ Spell with Flickr!
http://www.tucows.com/previ... The program is called Sqirlz Morph. This was great fun
http://www.flickr.com/ Flickr image collection.
http://next.yahoo.net/photosoup/ Create puzzles with images.
http://www.gifup.com/ Create animated gifs about vocab words.
http://wordle.net/ Create tag clouds with Wordle.
http://www.fodey.com Create talking tomatoes, flowers and much more.
http://makesweet.com/ Similar to Image Chef.
http://www.pimpampum.net/toys/ Amazing Flickr Toys I forgot about!
http://www.pimpampum.net/bubblr/archive.php Check the Bubblr archives for my pumpkin carving “how to”.
http://www.pimpampum.net/memry/enter.php Create a memory game with Flickr images.
http://www.pimpampum.net/bookr/index.php?id=4329 Create “virtual books” with images from Flickr
http://www.lunapic.com/editor/ Online photo editing
http://pixenate.com/ Online photo editing site.
http://www.customsigngenerator.com/ Image generators


Web Cam Fun
Skype http://www.skype.com/
http://www.bubblejoy.com/intro.php Bubble Joy
http://www.tokbox.com/# Free video calling.
http://www.cameroid.com/ put your face in an image

http://skypeinschools.pbworks.com/Directory

http://skypeanauthor.wetpaint.com/ Authors that are willing to skype with your class!

ESL Ideas
http://larryferlazzo.edublogs.org/ has lots of ideas for ELL and ESL


Free Computer Clean Up Tools
Spybot Search & Destroy Run weekly
Malware Bytes install with defaults - update this program also and a simple scan will do you well unless you are having lots of issues.
AVG Free antivirus free antivirus that works well and doesn’t take a lot of your processor to run


Extras to Explore
Converting File Formats
WinFF – Convert your videos quickly and easily and all at once with this free downloadable program
http://www.formatoz.com/ Format Factory Scott's pick for converting!
You Tube Download You Tube downloader.
http://www.youddl.com/ YouTube Downloader in MP4 or FLV
Zamzar Copy the address, the file will be sent to your email to download.
vixy.net A music converter - strip the audio
Mediaconverter Works well, but not consistently.
Convertdirect
Movavi
all2convert
Listentoyoutube – online, free youtube to mp3 converter
VLC Media Player – free download, great for playing dvd’s on pc’s with copyright issues. It also has conversion capabilities.Directions on using the convert feature Media Convert free and online, convert and split audio, ringtones, sounds
http://gvtc.com/~mgriffin/digital/ Excellent examples of Photostory as well as fabulous tips on how to put one together!
Keep Vid A very simple web based solution for converting media

Additional Web 2.0 Tools
http://skrbl.com/ Create and share free online whiteboards.
http://www.myheritage.com My heritage.
http://etherpad.com/HRWSLwGg3z Etherpad link
http://www.chatzy.com/152881820077 Chatzy
uStream http://www.ustream.tv/
RSS http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RSS_(file_format)
Podcasting http://www.apple.com/itunes/store/podcasts.html
Twitter http://twitter.com/
Wikipedia http://www.wikipedia.org/
Teacher Tube http://www.teachertube.com/
You Tube http://www.youtube.com/
Facebook http://www.facebook.com/
Ning Classroom 2.0 http://www.ning.com/
del.icio.us http://del.icio.us/
Linkedin http://www.linkedin.com/
Second Life http://secondlife.com/
Google Alerts http://www.google.com/alerts

Image Chef http://www.imagechef.com/
Add Letters http://www.addletters.com/
Edmodo http://www.edmodo.com/
GCast http://www.gcast.com
Jing http://www.jingproject.com/
Schooltown http://www.schooltown.net/
Topsy - search engine powered by tweets http://topsy.com/