Top Ten Tech Tricks You Should Know
Welcome to Web 2.0 in Your Classroom!
This session is centered around three tools that are free and safe to use in your classroom with your students for higher learning and collaboration!
Blogs, Wikis and Podcasts, Oh My!
These tools can be utilized in your classroom for authentic learning! Writing is an integral piece in blogs and wikis and with these tools in place, your students can collaborate easily!
A Little About Cindy:
Cindy Lane is an Educator, Instructional Technologist and a Network Sherpa. She is also an adjunct professor for SBU, Mizzou, St. Louis Community College and eLearning for MO educators. She further assists teachers in her roles as a Discovery Education certified trainer, Master Trainer for Intel Teach to the Future, and as an eMINTS Instructional Trainer.
She has presented at state, national and international conferences for the past eight years and written articles for Educational Publications. Cindy has recently co-authored a book titled Retool Your School highlighting the educational uses of Google that is featured on ISTE's website and is currently working on another book entitled Show and Teach; a Technology guide to Visual Literacy.
Cindy is extremely innovative and resourceful and specializes in finding unique and creative ways to use traditional computer tools in the classroom. As Missouri's first Google Certified Teacher, she has facilitated a Google Teacher Academy in Chicago, IL. She is the founder of the GCT/CUE Dinner Club Webinar Series, a monthly presentation that is able to be viewed by the 300+ Google Certified Teachers around the world. Her passion is "to lead teachers on their quest to understand technology and to seamlessly integrate it into their daily lessons thus making their lives and the lives of their students easier and more fulfilling."
For more information, go to Cindy's web site or blog.