Tech Planning in Palm Springs

I’m here with a variety of stakeholders in Palm Springs USD, asking them these familiar questions (their answers are in italics):

1. What is a blog? It’s a weblog. A personal website that other people can add things to. You often get sent there when searching the web.. it’s a source of information.

2. What is the read/write web? A website you can also add things to. Is it like MySpace where you can leave messages for each other? How about electronic bulletin boards?

3. What do these technologies mean for you and your students? Online collaboration. Access to more than you want them to have… and access from home. Access to misinformation. 

So we’ve got work to do…