July 22, 2007
In an extended EdTechWeekly post show, Dr. Anne Leftwich of Indiana University shares links to several project based learning initiatives, including those at New Technology High School (http://www.newtechhigh.org), the Project Foundary (http://www.projectfoundry.org/) and the New Technology Foundation (http://www.newtechfoundation.org/).
19:46:54 JasonR -> Greetings L Baber
19:47:34 JasonR -> 😀 Hide A Pod
19:47:44 Lee Baber -> Never zeen a zune get ztolen
19:47:53 JohnSchinker -> Look how popular the WOW2 ladies are in the tag cloud.
19:48:12 Anne Leftwich -> For those interested, here are some links for the New Tech High School stuff: http://del.icio.us/AnneLeftwich/new_tech_high
19:48:19 cheryloakes ya baby -> only because I tag all the time John, but you are right
19:48:23 sharonp -> tag cloud – WHAT did i DO to have my name in SUCH big letters???? Is this a DAve Cormier gag??
19:48:45 JenW -> I say that John — LOL — Jen not Jennifer 🙂
19:48:48 JoseR -> Number of tags makes text bigger
19:48:57 JenW -> made me smile
19:48:57 cheryloakes ya baby -> the size of the name is directly related to the number of times it appears in blogs on this site
19:49:07 sharonp -> someone get the ruler out – is my name bigger than Vicki Davis??
19:49:11 JenW -> LOLOL
19:49:15 JenW -> snort
19:49:29 JohnSchinker -> Marketing gurus
19:49:42 JenW -> LOL
19:49:46 sharonp -> oh good grief
19:49:50 Anne Leftwich -> how should I skype in?
19:49:50 JohnSchinker -> Same size, Sharon
19:49:56 JenW -> we were taught well
19:49:56 cheryloakes ya baby -> of course!
19:50:01 sharonp -> I have a tag??
19:50:08 JenW -> it is all cheryl’s fault
19:50:14 jeff -> skype ‘worldbridges’
19:50:17 cheryloakes ya baby -> next time, I’ll get you dave!
19:50:23 dave -> 🙂
19:50:29 JenW -> is the check in the mail????
19:50:36 JenW -> if wer are marketing gurus??
19:51:12 JohnSchinker -> right, Jen.
19:51:17 Lee Baber -> thats it Jeff
19:51:22 Lee Baber -> just mention it more…
19:51:24 JenW -> I am still dealing with furries — my innocence is now gone
19:51:28 JohnSchinker -> Here’s a marketing idea for you: you need to sell WOW2 lipgloss
19:51:36 JenW -> Sharon does
19:51:57 sharonp -> sharon is chortling
19:52:02 sroseman -> I have been propositioned in SL..beware
19:52:08 JenW -> we are NOT going to furrie land tonight SP
19:52:23 sharonp -> and I had my lip gloss all picked out, JW!
19:52:26 sharonp -> LOL
19:52:26 dave -> oh sure… me thinks she doth protest too much
19:52:29 JenW -> I think you should
19:52:36 JenW -> sell lip glosos
19:52:39 JenW -> gloss
19:52:57 sharonp -> what colour? should we match it to our guests for the evening?
19:52:59 JenW -> if you knew me — you would know I am not protesting too much………..pretty good girl here!!
19:53:10 JenW -> we have sunk to a new level, Sharon
19:53:22 sharonp -> like hot pink for George Siemens, and clear nude for….
19:53:30 sharonp -> I am being naughty and will now desist
19:53:33 JohnSchinker -> Does Cafepress have lipgloss?
19:53:39 JenW -> walking away from ANY comments
19:53:42 dave -> you said George siemens and nude in the same sentence
19:55:11 jeff -> https://edtechtalk.net/node/1870
19:55:36 sharonp -> (sharon is now mute)
19:55:51 JenW -> Grins, I am selling my MacBook 🙂
19:56:05 Durff -> why?
19:56:20 JenW -> Lots of reasons — one is $$$
19:56:23 Durff -> Lee the mentor
19:57:36 Durff -> nice ring to it
19:58:06 Durff -> wow the power of live webcasting
19:58:10 sroseman -> You are giving up your MAC? How could you?
19:58:15 sroseman -> LOL
19:58:29 Anne Leftwich -> http://del.icio.us/AnneLeftwich/new_tech_high
19:58:57 jeff -> http://cnets.iste.org/students/
19:58:59 JenW -> Need to —
19:59:01 Lee Baber -> She may be giving it up to buy a Macbook PRo!! 🙂
19:59:03 JenW -> but yes, I am sad
19:59:09 JenW -> but not the cat — just the computer
19:59:18 JenW -> Nope Lee — gonna try to be a ONE computer gal for a while
19:59:27 Anne Leftwich -> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZX1bv30rYIk
19:59:36 Durff -> i found blogging and podcasting work with labelled kids
19:59:38 jeff -> http://www.newtechhigh.org/School/about/about_default.asp
19:59:45 Durff -> hi parisi
20:00:22 Anne Leftwich -> http://www.projectfoundry.org/
20:00:28 JoseR -> bye everyone gotta run!
20:00:30 Durff -> oh….i have to take the trash out…brb
20:00:35 jeff -> bye jose
20:00:54 Lee Baber -> Very cool Anne
20:01:07 LisaParisi -> hi all
20:01:26 Lee Baber -> ISTE… NETS T Refresh.. also applicable
20:01:32 Lee Baber -> Hello Lisa
20:02:34 JenW -> Would I want to take Technospud Projects to this arena??
20:02:38 Lee Baber -> brb
20:02:44 JenW -> do they then control and own content??
20:03:22 JenW -> they have a link to Global School House………….
20:04:31 Lee Baber -> http://21stcenturyskills.org
20:04:43 Durff -> me back
20:04:53 JohnSchinker -> Have a good night, everyone.
20:05:00 Durff -> bye john
20:05:04 Lee Baber -> @anne Wonderful… glad to hear it
20:05:17 Durff -> hi lee
20:05:26 Lee Baber -> hello durff
20:05:38 JenW -> Really???
20:05:45 JenW -> I have over 500 participants K3
20:05:48 JenW -> in each project
20:05:58 JenW -> I wouldhave to disagree with that
20:06:01 JenW -> on my projects
20:06:02 JenMad -> JW: can you skype in?
20:06:05 JenW -> I can
20:06:09 JenW -> world bridges??
20:06:18 JenMad -> worldbridges
20:06:25 sroseman -> Are these new schools..infrastructure has to change
20:06:51 JenW -> I am in
20:06:57 JenW -> on skype
20:07:00 Durff -> i agree
20:07:10 Durff -> i find alot of resistance
20:07:26 Durff -> at 3-12
20:07:27 Anne Leftwich -> http://www.newtechfoundation.org/
20:07:39 JenW -> http://www.technospudprojects.com/archives.html — over 39 projects — over 200,000+ participants
20:07:44 JenW -> since 1999 — K6
20:08:02 Durff -> how is your Suess project going?
20:08:17 JenW -> regisitration opens in 2 weeks
20:08:22 JenW -> 500 hits so far
20:08:30 Durff -> i’m the same way
20:08:38 Durff -> tell me i can’t once
20:08:39 sroseman -> Will come into Tappedin again, Jen. I have mentioned your project
20:08:51 JenW -> would love to come share again at TI
20:09:12 sroseman -> When would it be best for you?
20:09:16 sroseman -> time wise
20:09:28 JenW -> couple of weeks
20:09:34 JenW -> busy through July
20:09:39 sroseman -> ok
20:09:41 Durff -> Tapped in is silent – no audio/visual – right?
20:09:44 sroseman -> will confirm
20:09:53 JenW -> I love being on SKYPE — the 30 second delay in chat frustrates me so
20:10:48 Durff -> i like that
20:10:52 Lee Baber -> *bird* kaching
20:10:57 Durff -> underchallenged
20:10:59 Lee Baber -> no..
20:11:19 Lee Baber -> kaaa ching
20:11:24 Lee Baber -> to daves comment
20:11:31 dave -> doh.
20:11:35 dave -> digital immigrant
20:11:39 dave -> doh.
20:11:41 Durff -> da funfzele ist ragghagelt
20:11:45 sroseman -> Is there a URL for these ISTE standards
20:11:51 sroseman -> I am Canadian eh
20:11:51 Lee Baber -> yes
20:11:53 dave -> edtechtalk links
20:11:55 Lee Baber -> hold on
20:12:02 dave -> http://cnets.iste.org/students/NETS_S_standards-1-6.pdf
20:12:07 sroseman -> Thanks
20:12:08 Durff -> translated=kaaaa ching
20:13:09 Durff -> oh i am old enough to be an immigrant
20:13:11 Durff -> but
20:13:12 sroseman -> right Durf silent Tappedin
20:13:21 sroseman -> text chat
20:13:24 Durff -> i feel more like an illegal alien
20:13:48 Lee Baber -> for the generic page . http://www.iste.org/Template.cfm?Section=NETS
20:15:03 Durff -> yes – the kids remember the connections
20:15:11 JenMad -> is that Jen’s cat?
20:15:17 JenMad -> in the background 🙂
20:15:18 Durff -> probably
20:15:21 JenMad -> 🙂
20:15:21 sroseman -> MEOW
20:15:26 jeff -> yes
20:15:54 jeff -> sounds like they have something to say
20:15:56 JenW -> did you hear mac??
20:16:09 JenMad -> meow
20:16:26 Durff -> specific objectives are needed – right JenW
20:16:34 Durff -> meow
20:16:41 JenW -> Mac loves being on ETT
20:16:45 Durff -> Hi Mac
20:17:13 Durff -> maybe he wants his own show?
20:17:23 JenW -> he does — a MAC vs PC show
20:17:25 JenW -> LOL
20:17:40 Durff -> oh – is Mac a ‘he’ or a ‘she’?
20:17:41 Lee Baber -> interesting fact.. NETS is getting outdated in some ways so there is the refresh project going on now to add those standards.. http://www.iste.org/Content/NavigationMenu/NETS/NETS_Refresh_Forum/NETS_Refresh_.htm
20:18:16 Durff -> thank you
20:18:38 JenW -> Mac is a guy
20:18:45 JenW -> and NETS is brand new — as of July
20:18:50 JenW -> the new NETS
20:18:56 Durff -> Then I was okay – whew!
20:19:06 JenW -> thanks for letting me chat — sorry to dominate
20:19:16 Durff -> never!
20:19:18 JenMad -> JW – don’t be silly 🙂
20:19:26 JenW -> it is Anne’s show —
20:19:34 Durff -> she IS silly
20:19:37 JenW -> LOL — but let me talk ALL THE TIME about K6 projects
20:19:57 JenW -> and I shall
20:21:06 JenW -> Durff — Yes, sorry I missed that — Specific objectives are needed!!
20:21:19 JenW -> http://www.technospudprojects.com/archives.html
20:21:31 Durff -> i use the ISTE’s as a starting spot
20:21:37 JenW -> http://salutetoseuss.wikispaces.com/
20:21:41 Durff -> then write specifics
20:22:30 Durff -> when school is in i hope to talk primary teachers into it, JeNW
20:23:08 Durff -> or JDub or whatever we call you
20:23:42 Anne Leftwich -> http://www.newtechfoundation.org/
20:24:28 Anne Leftwich -> http://www.curriki.org/xwiki/bin/view/Main/WebHome
20:24:39 Durff -> oh shamelessly plug It’s Elementary
20:24:43 sroseman -> they are so doable
20:25:28 Durff -> Make Way for Ducklings?
20:26:13 sroseman -> that’s a full time job, JenW
20:26:51 Durff -> JenW is the picture of one happy woman
20:28:26 Durff -> so stupid question (yes, again) when are Cheryl and Jeff graduating or did I miss it?
20:28:41 jeff -> no dates announced yet
20:28:55 Durff -> so i didn’t miss it
20:29:30 sroseman -> ok Thanks all
20:29:42 Durff -> puter user with wireless
20:30:07 JenW -> Durff — Yes Make Way for Ducklings
20:30:12 Durff -> 🙂
20:30:21 Durff -> that’s a good book
20:30:24 JenW -> yes
20:30:28 Durff -> thank you Jeff!
20:30:30 JenW -> and the final wonderful part
20:30:38 JenW -> I got to go to DC and stand where the ducklings hatched
20:30:42 JenW -> during NECC 2006
20:30:47 Durff -> cool
20:30:49 JenW -> twas fantastic!!
20:30:50 JenW -> yep
20:31:00 Durff -> meow
20:31:27 JenW -> smiles
20:31:30 JenW -> he needs his own show
20:31:51 Durff -> bye all!