Collaborating Tools

Google Docs

Collaborate live online real time on spreadsheets, documents like word docs, presentations like powerpoint
Google for Teachers Guide by Richard Byrne

Printable Guides to Google Docs:

Tutorials for Google Docs and their use

Google Docs Size Limits

Favorite tool Google doc: add your favorite tool, but tell us how to use it or would to enhance and impact student learning.

Primary Pad is the a web-based word processor that allows people to work together in real time.



(Etherpad will stop after April 14, 2010 because of being acquire by Google)


EtherPad is the a web-based word processor that allows people to work together in real-time.
Sample of using Etherpad in the classroom

The Tool: Wallwisher (from the Innovative Educator)
No more forgotten parking lots. No more having to type notes from post-its placed on chart paper. No more need to have tattered instructional charts strewn around the room. Hurray for Wallwisher, a website that allows you to leave virtual ‘post it’ notes in one place on the web. As well as text you can also embed hyperlnks, pictures and video. The Wallwisher online NOTICE BOARD maker is ideal for making announcements, keeping notes, and basically anything you can do with Post its and more. Students can partake without signing in or needing an email address.

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