A Conversation with Jim Heynderickx
January 23, 2007
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Welcome to the Worldbridges Chat Room
[arvind] Jim’s stats on US laptop increase: http://www.k12converge.com/?p=147
[Alex Ragone] k-12 programming starting at 2nd grade.
[Alex Ragone] iChat for collaboration.
[Alex Ragone] Online homework chat.
[arvind] 3-d modeling
[vvrotny] I am hearing only alex, i think. I am not hearing Jim or arvind
[arvind] uh oh
[arvind] looking into it vinnie
[Alex Ragone] how’s that vinnie?
[vvrotny] still nothing
[arvind] give it a few secs to stream through, let’s see
[vvrotny] there it is. thanks
[arvind] thanks for pointing it out
[Alex Ragone] just restarted my broadcasting software — try now.
[vvrotny] you guys are sounding great. Thanks
[Alex Ragone] Moving to faculty and kids taking care of things.
[arvind] my post on servicing kids laptops: http://21apples.org/articles/2006/10/24/do-students-have-to-learn-from-experience-laptops-and-students-oh-my
[Alex Ragone] http://www.k12converge.com
[arvind] bluehost.com and fantastico lets you install open source software with a few clicks. so easy!
[arvind] i personally use site5.com
[arvind] jim’s first post: http://www.k12converge.com/?p=1
[vvrotny] I am using bluehost. There seemed to be performance issues that have cleared up in the last ten days
[arvind] bandwith reclamation project
[Alex Ragone] SharePoint — Edline —
[Alex Ragone] http://www.microsoft.com/technet/windowsserver/sharepoint/default.mspx
[Alex Ragone] http://www.edline.com/
[arvind] blackboard: http://www.blackboard.com/
[arvind] don’t forget moodle!: http://www.moodle.org
[arvind] year to year course migration is one of the most underlooked feature when eval’ing a course management system
[arvind] you don’t realize it until year end
[arvind] then it hurts
[Alex Ragone] Our Whipplhill Advanced Academics system has rollover, but needs lacks other options.
[Alex Ragone] Sakai – http://sakaiproject.org/
[arvind] Sakai just had their 6th conference. you can get video and audio podcasts here: https://sakaiproject.org/conference/admin/schedule.php