Lots of information to share from last week’s MACUL conference.
Berrien RESA is collaborating with Kalamazoo RESA and Calhoun ISD to offer an exciting new program: 21 Things for the 21st Century Educator. This program combines online resources with live web conferencing to help teachers gain skills using new technology tools. We will be hosting a face to face kickoff at Berrien RESA on Tuesday, April 20 from 4:00 – 6:00. All participants will need to register through Calhoun ISD: http://pdreg.calhounisd.org. Credit available: 4 graduate credits or 12 SB-CEUs.
I really liked ipadio. It’s a site that lets you record using your phone…then posts that recording online for you or anyone to listen to. It’s free and easy. Record homework, assignments, instructions, greetings, sub plans…you name it!
If you have a phone that shoots video, you should take a look at Qik. With Qik, you can broadcast live from your phone over the Internet. It’s one of those clever tools they’re making these days.
For students who need help with Algebra take a look at Purplemath. Not sure why algebra is purple…it makes most people see red.
The History Channel is providing a DVD copy of America The Story of US to every school in the nation. “premiering on April 25 at 9pm/8c — America The Story of US is a six week event that provides a fascinating look at the stories of the people, events, and innovations that forged our nation.