Grown Up Digital -

Read the Article Digital Natives, Digital Immigrants by Mark Prensky. Read it online or download it here: Prensky - Digital Natives, Digital Immigrants - Part1.pdf

No Future Left Behind
Almanac of Ideas

Andrew Zolli - Redefining Intelligence - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IIWFE_qypFc

Tomorrow's Students - Are we ready for the new 21st Century Learners?

Can Kids Teach Themselves?

Web 2.0

Professional Development and Web 2.0
http://www.techlearning.com/article/7234

Directory of Web 2.0 Sites
http://simplespark.com/catalog/education/

Live Interactive Broadcasting
http://www.ustream.tv/
http://www.ustream.tv/channel/cool-cat-teacher-tv
http://www.ustream.tv/channel/stevehargadons-show

picasa.google.com

Google’s photo sharing service comes with excellent software for editing your pictures. Easy, fast uploads make Picasa fun and simple to use.

www.flickr.com
A social photo-sharing service a large community and huge inventory of images, Flickr has an older audience than some other photo sharing sites and thus usually produces the best quality shots.

www.picnik.com
An online photo editor with tons of cool features, you can use Picnik to edit and enhance images on your computer.

More Fun Tools
Skribl http://skrbl.com
The complete web whiteboard. Start skrbl & give out your URL; instantly share online. Collaborate with others or, keep skrbl your own private web space. Type notes, sketch drawings, upload pictures, share files... Everyone sees the same screen, Everybody stays on the same page.


http://www.pixton.com/features
User-generated comic strips

ToonDoo - online comic (not completely appropriate)
http://www.toondoo.com

Another comic creator
http://www.makebeliefscomix.com/

DOwnload comic life and skitch here (you may have to pay for it)
http://plasq.com/products/

Sketchcast
http://sketchcast.com
http://sketchcast.com/view/9q1zvgj/
http://sketchcast.com/view/1ApFbr7/

Kerpoof
http://www.kerpoof.com/

ClassTools - a variety of flash games and templates that can be embedded in blogs, and websites
http://www.classtools.net/

CuePrompter is a free tool that allows your browser to act like a teleprompter service. There is nothing to install or download. The CuePrompter would be useful for students who are recording audio or video files. Those who create school news shows will want to check this out. This tool is very easy to use. Just type or paste the text into the form box, set the font and screen size, and adjust the speed.

Create online polls and surveys
http://www.polldaddy.com/

www.surverymonkey.com
www.micropoll.com

Jing
http://www.jingproject.com/

http://www.screencast-o-matic.com/

http://camstudio.org

http://blogs.learnnc.org/instructify/2007/12/11/effortlessly-create-video-demonstrations-with-screencast-o-matic/

Make electronic sub plans
http://blogs.learnnc.org/instructify/2008/01/25/make-awesome-screencasts-with-jing/

VoiceThread - Group conversations around images
http://www.voicethread.com

What is a voicethread anyway?
http://voicethread.com/#q.b409.i6394

How to make a VoiceThread?
http://voicethread.com/#c28.b8381.i61448

Project Description VoiceThread
http://voicethread.com/#u24481.b58584.i302972

Biology VoiceThreads
http://g9chemistry.wikispaces.com/Biology%20Voicethreads

http://voicethread.com/#u24481.b58584.i303006

Math word Problems
http://voicethread.com/#q.b68533.i352730

Will they sink or float?
http://voicethread.com/#q.b68079.i350750

Imbee - A tween-focussed social networking site with a chaperoned-media model.
http://www.imbee.com/

[[javascript:openLink('http://www.stevehargadon.com/2007/11/big-news-from-ning-ad-free-student.html')|Setting up an ad-free ning]]
http://www.stevehargadon.com/2007/11/big-news-from-ning-ad-free-student.html

Safety and Social Networking Article
http://www.techlearning.com/story/showArticle.php?articleID=196604996&page=2

Are Schools Killing Creativity? Sir Ken Robinson at the Apple Education Leadership Summit