Author Archives: Janet Russell

Pertinent for team Sylvia for Gallaudet collaboration

WaPo article on the culture shift at Gallaudet as more students arrive who aren’t signers.  Interesting on several levels but I’m thinking particularly of “team sylvia” and the upcoming work they have with Gallaudet.

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New tool to make videos interactive

i just signed up for a free account to Videobix. the first 1000 mashable readers get pro accounts for 60 days (could be especially useful for TLT folks)!

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Preparing students for a world that isn’t

Great piece from the NYtimes, about the new book, “Now You See It,” by Cathy N. Davidson, co-director of the annual MacArthur Foundation Digital Media and Learning Competitions. some bits… “Pundits may be asking if the Internet is bad for … Continue reading

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End of Summer Fun

Camp CNDLS on Saturday August 27th! Please join in the fun with CNDLS as we celebrate summer. We’ll gather 2ish and spend the afternoon enjoying the pool, the pond, the courts, the ~120 acres of possibilities! Then we’ll have a … Continue reading

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Three articles to help our thinking about maps/mapping/place

as we ramp up our GIS/mapping aspirations, some articles to read… The map of his dreams Cuban American makes new map, from…The Washington Post, July 26, 2011 Tuesday, STYLE; Pg. C01, 1548 words, David Montgomery The cyber-hunt for Genghis Khan: ‘Citizen scientists’ help search … Continue reading

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Debra makes the WashPost!

our own debra sivigny was noted in the style section of yesterday’s (fri july 22) washington post for her costume work in “birds of a feather.”

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Tech for All?

as we think about issues of accessibility… EducauseAccess

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skype for classroom backchannel?

http://mashable.com/2011/06/20/skype-for-windows-facebook/ some of our TLT participants are interested in twitter/like activity in the classroom, maybe this is worth looking at as another possible route for that?

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TLT goals?

I mentioned the appeal for me of our TLT group doing a list like Joshua Kim does.  I blogged about this before but the gist is that Joshua lists the technologies he thinks must be in place at any institution … Continue reading

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Reverse image search could be useful

google’s search by image: http://www.google.com/insidesearch/searchbyimage.html

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