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Teaching Resources

Education Journals | Search Engines | Evaluating Web Sites | Online Articles 
Authentic Assessment | imovie Tutorials | Creating Web Pages

 

 

Education Journals and Periodicals

Learning and Leading with Technology
http://www.iste.org
(800)336-5191

Educational Leadership
http://www.ascd.org
(800)933-2723


Technology and Learning
http://www.teachlearning.com/
(800) 905-2334


Education Week on the Web
http://www.edweek.com

T.H.E. Journal Online (Technology Horizons in Education)
http://www.thejournal.com
(800) 840-0003


Multimedia Schools
http://www.infotoday.com/MMSchools/default.htm
(800) 300-9868

 

 

Search Engines and Tutorials


Computer Planet
http://www.computerplanet.com/Tutorials/search/index.asp


Info People Search Engine Tutorial
http://www.infopeople.org/search/tools.html


Noodle Tools Search Engine Tutorial
http://www.noodletools.com/noodlequest/


Search Engine Showdown
http://www.searchengineshowdown.com


Search Engine Watch
http://www.searchenginewatch.com


Virtual Librarian Search Engine Tutorial
http://www.angelfire.com/virtuallibrarian/

 

 

 

Evaluating Web Sites


Quick Web Site Evaluation
http://www.quick.org/menu.htm

Kathy Schrock's Web Page Evaluation
http://www.school.discovery.com/schrockguide/chaff.html

http://www.teoma.com

 

 

Online Articles about Technology, Teaching, and Learning


Education Week
Technology Counts 2002: E-Deining Education
http://www.edweek/org/tc02/
The fifth edition of Education Week's annual 50-state report on educational technology focuses on how state and district e-learning initiatives are changing the educational landscape.

 

The NEA Foundation for the Improvement of Education
Connecting the Bits
http://ww.nfie.org/publications/connecting.htm
This report provides information for integrating technology into teaching and learning in grades k-12.  It is available online in a set of 9 PDF files.


eSchool News Online
Technology Boosts Student Performance
http://www.eschoolnews.org/news/showstory.cfm?AricleID=1652
For advocates of classroom technology, this study links technology with student achievement.

CEO Forum
Key Building Blocks for Student Achievement in the 21st Century
http://www.ceoforum.org/reports.cfm?CID=3&RID=6
This investigation identifies several key findings from the case studies of best practice classrooms, existing research and interviews with education experts.

The National Middle Schools Association
What Impact does the Use of  Technology have on Middle School Education?
http://www.nmsa.org/services/ressum19.htm
Research on the impact technology mirrors the essential elements of successful integration of technology.

 

 

Authentic Assessment

Authentically Assessing What my Students Learned!!!
http://www.iwebquest.com/webquestcourse/assessment.htm
A good view of how one teacher has used rubrics in his classroom.


Rubistar
http://rubistar.4teachers.org/index.shtml
This great site lets you search and use already created rubrics.  There are many features that allow you to change their wording to add your own, post the rubric on the internet, and print it off to use with your students. 


Teach-Nology
http://www.teach-nology.com/web_tools/rubrics/
Search a through a wide range of rubrics that are organized by subject and grade level.  Before printing these rubrics you can add your own touches.


Odyssey Rubrics
http://www.odyssey.on.ca/~elaine.coxon/rubrics.htm
A huge depository of well made rubrics.  Great for using or stimulating ideas for your own rubric.


Rubrics from the Region 20 Educational Services
http://www.esc20.net/etprojects/rubrics/
A great site for finding rubrics to use in your classroom.


Assessment and Accountability from NWREL
http://www.nwrel.org/assessment/


What Is Authentic Assessment?
http://www.eduplace.com/rdg/res/litass/auth.html


The Case for Authentic Assessment
http://ericae.net/db/edo/ED328611.htm

 

 

 

imovie

Apple imovie Tutorials
http://www.apple.com/imovie/tutorials
Here you will find great tutorials from Apple, the creator of imovie.

imovie in the Classroom
http://ali.apple.com/ali/uops.shtml
Apple's Data Base of Units of Practice.  Here you can search for any "Unit of Practice" by inputting the keyword "imovie" to find out how other teachers are using imovie in the classroom.

imovie Tips and Tricks
http://www.macworld.com/2000/04/features/homemovies.html
An article from MacWorld magazine filled with imvoie tips and tricks.

imovie: Effects
http://www.apple.com/imovie/freestuff/
A great free library of background, sound effects, and music that you can use in your imovies.

imovie 
http://www.dvcreators.net/mai.mai.html
CD: Making Awesome imovies for home or school.

 

 

 

Making Your Own Web Page

Netscape Composer
http://nutmeg.ctstateu.edu/depts/dc/docs/composer/
Check this site out to get lots more information about Netscape Composer

HTML
http://www.w3.org/MarkUp/Guide/Advanced.html
Go further with more advanced HTML

Cascading Style Sheets
http://www.w3.org/MarkUp/Guide/Style.html
This free guide from W3C teaches you how to add Cascading Style Sheets to your page.  

 


 



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