• Be familiar with what it means to be literate in the 21st century classroom.
  • Think differently about communication and collaboration in your classroom.
  • Have educational technology news find you
  • Create a blog and a wiki using free online tools.
  • Understand web 2.0 technology-based teaching methods.
  • Use social networks to collaborate with other teachers and experts on the use of technology in their classrooms.
  • Understand the social connections on the web that students are making.

Readings and Listenings:

Attend an UnConference: the K-12 Online 2007 Virtual Conference is for teachers, administrators and educators around the world interested in the use of Web 2.0 tools in classrooms and professional practice! The 2007 conference is scheduled to be held over two weeks, October 15-19 and October 22-26 of 2007, and will include a preconference keynote during the week of October 8. The conference theme is “Playing with Boundaries.”