Digital Age Work & Learning: Designing a Web Presence


Nine tenths of education is encouragement.
- Anatole France



Fun:


Brainstorm:

  • Why create a Web presence?
    • communication
    • organization
    • showcase student work
    • contact info
    • "wish list"
  • Potential problems
    • digital divide - uneven access to Internet
    • assumes parents will regularly check it
    • need to commit to update it
    • Internet may not be preferred mode for some parents
  • Effective elements of classroom Web sites
  • Classroom Web Sites Samples

Discuss:

  • Practical, political, and ethical issues to consider
    • Student privacy
    • Uneven access at home
    • Copyright...

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