Web 2 Tools: Summary

  • Wikispaces is used to publish group work linked to wider communities
  • Ning (20 Global Issues Ning) is used to share resources and problems
  • Etherpad is used for group brainstorming while showing individual contributions
  • Voicethread is used to create Web 2 multimedia reports using images, audio which can include feedback
  • LiveJournal is used as a cloud technology to back-up personal contribution for teacher review
  • iGoogle (via Google) is used by each student to set-up a Personal Learning Network which includes monitoring wiki changes
  • Blogger is used by each student to reflect and report on their progress
  • CreativeCommons search is used to search for usable images that have been granted rights to use, modify or adapt