Ever wanted to paint your own whiteboard calendar? IdeaPaint's whiteboard paint turns any classroom surface into a dry erase canvas, giving teachers and students space to collaborate, interact, and learn.
A new initiative, supported by state education leaders and funded by prominent foundations, plans to provide a place in the cloud for each state to store all data for every student, using "free" open source software.
"If you are looking to introduce more social approaches to learning in your organisation – from augmenting face-to-face events or socializing formal online learning, to enabling and supporting communities of practice - then Jane Hart will introduce you to the approach she has taken at the Social Learning Centre that makes use of a social collaboration platform to power the social (learning) activities she organises and coordinates .
"In this webinar, Jane will
-Explain the rationale behind this approach
-Present an overview of the key social features of social collaboration platforms
-Demonstrate a number of examples of social activities she has set up
-Propose a lite approach to designing social (learning) activities
-Show how learning can be embedded in the workflow"
This is an archived version of a webinar given on June 28, 2012. Click the 'Playback" button. -JL
Whether it be in the educational scenario or possibly for a business use, an iPad whiteboard application can be very useful for project collaboration. You do have some online collaboration tools available, I believe there is one within Google docs. When you have a situation when two or more people are working together, it can be very beneficial to have a single workspace."