This page highlights cools stuff and valuable information related to technology.

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  1. Open Source Resources
  2. Mac Information
  3. Moodle
  4. Information from ITEC
Building Tech Thursday 3/20



http://opensourceresources.wikispaces.com/


Mac Information



  • AppleWorks User Group the international association of thousands of members dedicated to supporting AppleWorks and ClarisWorks users http://www.awug.org/


Quick TipsChoosing Startup Applications
  1. Choosing Startup Applications, http://tinyurl.com/2pvx4h
  2. Stacks & the Doc (a summary), http://tinyurl.com/2lnvdl
  3. Quickly Resize the Dock, http://tinyurl.com/2nbons

Moodle







From ITEC, Oct. 2007


Pay Attention (TeacherTube Video, 07:41)

http://www.teachertube.com/view_video.php?viewkey=40c570a322f1b0b65909
Since most of today's students can appropriately be labeled as "Digital Learners", why do so many teachers refuse to enter the digital age with their teaching practices?
This presentation was created in an effort to motivate teachers to more effectively use technology in their teaching.


Jeannie Krambeer highlights the following:


Technology to Support Reading Standards (Huge List of Awesome Links!) http://homepage.mac.com/techstaffdev/web-content/rdgstandards.htm**

These links are not just for reading teachers, but can be used across the curriculum as well.
Two of my favorites are
Thinkfinity http://www.thinkfinity.org/home.aspx and Read Write Think http://www.readwritethink.org/

Text
googl (46645) for driving directions, weather, addresses, etc FREE! or 1800goog411 for business info.

On another Google note,
igoogle is a really neat place to organize all of the stuff you need on the net. I use it for my start up page and keep my daily To Do lists on it as well as keep track of all the stuff I otherwise can't remember the addresses to. There are all kinds of fun gadgets too.

Just for fun, check out
Popularity Dialer** http://www.popularitydialer.com/ online.

Online Stopwatch: http://www.online-stopwatch.com/

Everybody needs a stopwatch at some point -- and there's never one around! Well... Now there is! Online Stopwatch! A Simple, Fast Flash Online Stopwatch and Online Countdown timer always available when you need it.