Web 2.0 : new tools, new schools / Gwen Solomon, Lynne Schrum.
By: Solomon, Gwen.
Contributor(s): Schrum, Lynne | Schrum, Lynne.Material type: TextPublisher: Eugene, Or. : International Society for Technology in Education, ©2007Edition: 1st ed.Description: x, 270 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781564842343; 1564842347.Subject(s): Educational technology | Web sites -- Authoring programs | Open source software | Educational technology | Open source software | Web sites -- Authoring programs | Educational technology | Web sites -- Authoring programs | Open source softwareOnline resources: Table of contents | The James Hosmer Penniman Book Fund Home Page
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-250) and index.
New world, new web, new skills -- Students and learning -- New tools -- New tools in schools -- Professional development -- Leadership and new tools -- Online safety and security -- Systemic issues -- New schools -- Tutorials.
What is Web 2.0? At one time, Web sites were isolated information "silos", all content and no functionality. Today, the next generation of Web sites gives power to the end-user, providing visitors with a new level of customization, interaction, and participation. What can Web 2.0 tools offer educators? This book provides a comprehensive overview of the emerging Web 2.0 technologies and their use in the classroom and in professional development. Topics include blogging, wikis, podcasting, and more. Also included are a discussion of Web 2.0 safety and security issues and a look toward the future of the Web 2.0 movement. From back cover.