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EdTechWeekly #72
April 13, 2008


18:55:47 SteveMadsenOz -> hello
18:55:58 dave -> heloz.
18:56:01 harold -> hello from Sidney, Maine
18:56:23 SteveMadsenOz -> hello from Sydney Australia!
18:56:39 harold -> :D
18:57:24 harold -> Hello
18:57:43 harold -> NOOOOOOOOOOO
18:59:14 harold -> @Jen how far from Sandy Hook is Hobocken
19:01:34 harold -> No too far used to live there
19:02:10 dave -> http://www.eschoolnews.com/news/top-news/?i=53412
19:03:39 Gary -> Which has happened before....
19:03:49 Gary -> in many school disricts
19:04:06 matt montagne -> the everex cloudbook looks cool
19:04:11 matt montagne -> http://www.circuitcity.com/ccd/productDetail.do?oid=207706&WT.mc_n=4&WT....
19:04:27 matt montagne -> it is gr8 that there are so many options now in this space
19:04:47 JohnS -> Yeah. I still like the Aus, but HP also has a new one, and the Intel has been revved in the last couple weeks
19:04:55 matt montagne -> I wouldn't want to manage them tho
19:04:58 JenM -> http://www.businessweek.com/ap/financialnews/D8VTETU83.htm
19:05:11 matt montagne -> Let the families own them...
19:05:25 Maureen/bcdtech -> @matt- why not manage them? What are the problems?
19:05:29 JenM -> http://www.dimdim.com/products/dimdim_features.html
19:05:33 sharonp -> I was playing with the XOs I have the other day (yes two), and met with a friend who has really made her XO rock with her tweaks.... it was very impressive
19:05:36 Alvin Trusty -> The HP machine is $500. Low cost?
19:05:58 JohnS -> And most of these can't currently be purchased in the US
19:06:03 harold -> I have an XO and don't really like or have a use for it :(
19:06:16 JohnS -> At least the everex and the Classmate aren't available, and the XO is hard to come by
19:06:33 JenW -> Harold -- send it my way, I would like to see what I think about it :)
19:06:38 Gary -> @ harold - useful in a classroom?
19:06:43 matt montagne -> The Gecko is another little, lowcost laptop: http://www.norhtec.com/products/gecko/index.html
19:06:46 Maureen/bcdtech -> You can get a "real" laptop for close to 500...why go with something that can't do everything you want
19:06:49 sharonp -> she watches videos on it (the resolution is impressive) and uses it as an e-reader, has installed a better browser on it.... is working on getting ubuntu on it
19:06:56 SteveMadsenOz -> dimdim: no pointer for whiteboard
19:07:06 JenM -> http://www.dimdim.com/products/dimdim_editions.html
19:07:08 harold -> @jenW and @gary it just didn't do what I wanted
19:07:14 JL -> http://www.3dconnexion.com/3dmouse/spacenavigatorfornotebooks.php 3Dconnexion SpaceNavigator 3D mouse
19:07:31 JL -> http://www.gizmoz.com/ Gizmoz. The world of animated avatars, widgets and user generated video clips
19:07:42 JL -> http://www.gizmoz.com/video/6680141_far-out
19:07:47 sharonp -> want to bring at least two XOs with me to Africa ...
19:07:50 harold -> @Jen W if you have a old Mac laptop will trade
19:08:17 JohnS -> Yahoo, Weighing Options, Keeps Them Open: http://biz.yahoo.com/nytimes/080412/1194764495530.html?.v=14
19:08:36 JenW -> Smiles, Harold -- hmmmmm, ahhh nope :) Unless you want a RED Mac but not laptop
19:08:45 sharonp -> Great Big Sea tune
19:08:57 harold -> @ JenW - heheheehehehe
19:09:25 JenW -> ahhh John say it isn't so....
19:09:29 dave -> http://buylater.cognition.ca/
19:10:02 JohnS -> Jen, I thought you loved Google.
19:10:29 JenW -> JohnS -- smiles, LOVE is a kind of BIG word -- but I use YahooGroups -- and isn't FLICKR Yahoo??
19:10:41 JohnS -> yep
19:10:45 matt montagne -> yes, flickr is yahoo
19:10:49 JenM -> http://urlbunch.com/index.php
19:10:53 matt montagne -> delicious = yahoo too
19:10:55 JenW -> don't like the guys with MONEY being soooooo hmmmmm overcoming??
19:10:55 MarthaQ -> I don't want AOL to own Flickr.
19:11:30 JenW -> still surpised -- really surprised people still use AOL. .... call me a snob, but I don't get it
19:11:46 dave -> http://urlbunch.com/b7b185
19:11:49 sharonp -> ooh that would be cool - yup, might crash my computer
19:11:55 MarthaQ -> @JenW No one does.
19:12:03 harold -> @Jen W - it is called "out in the boondocks" and no cable
19:12:20 JenW -> Smiles, I just DELICIOUSED Jen's urlbunch!!! :)
19:12:22 dave -> yuck... what's that?
19:12:39 JenW -> I used AOL until I decided I wanted to use the INTERNET
19:12:41 JL -> http://web20intheclassroom.blogspot.com/2008/01/blogging-in-classroom-wh... Using Blogs to Promote Authentic Learning in the Classroom
19:13:10 JL -> http://www.rss-tools.com/ RSS Directories
19:13:27 JohnS -> Twubble: http://www.crazybob.org/twubble/
19:14:27 dave -> http://www.news.com.au/heraldsun/story/0,21985,23532064-5005961,00.html
19:15:00 sharonp -> hey I was zapped in the eyes by a student - he was suspended (it was intentional)
19:15:01 dave -> http://www.huguesjohnson.com/features/atari_catalog_1981/index.html
19:15:07 JenW -> What is the twitter tool where you can search ONE person's twits for something they said MANY MOONS ago??
19:15:41 JenM -> http://www.nowlive.com/
19:15:43 JL -> Is Ustream still OK?
19:15:55 Gary -> Yes Ustream fine
19:15:59 JL -> thanks
19:16:14 Cathy E -> lost Ustream
19:16:17 sharonp -> hmm my ustream is cutting out on me abit
19:16:18 Maureen/bcdtech -> my audio goes in and out- figured it was just my satellite- again
19:16:19 sharonp -> like now
19:16:21 MarthaQ -> me too
19:16:27 Gary -> Spoke too early!
19:16:40 matt montagne -> stream is fine
19:16:48 JohnS -> Ustream restarting...
19:16:53 sharonp -> moving to the stream...
19:16:53 PeggyG -> I lost mine too :-(
19:17:01 Maureen/bcdtech -> it's back
19:17:10 JenM -> Jeff restarting ustream ... sorry for delay ...
19:17:24 JL -> Ustream should be back
19:17:33 Eric -> Yeah, it's back!
19:17:34 sharonp -> yes, can hear Jeff crackle
19:17:35 JenW -> hmmmmm
19:17:47 JohnS -> PowerGramo: http://www.powergramo.com/index.htm AND CallGraph: http://callgraph.in/index.php
19:17:54 Eric -> Use urlbunch.
19:18:10 JL -> http://webcastacademy.net/tools
19:18:46 lparisi -> Ahhhhh! Run everyone!
19:18:55 dave -> my eyes!!!
19:19:18 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> those laser pointers are soooo dangerous
19:19:34 dave -> http://www.downes.ca/cgi-bin/page.cgi?post=44150
19:19:39 JenW -> I was attacked with a LASER pointed at WEMTA............hmmm should I sue??
19:19:45 sharonp -> too much playing in the chatroom!!
19:19:47 dmantz -> I like callgraph for a free Skype plug-in but want to find a free one for recording video. Suggestions?
19:20:00 JohnS -> As long as she doesn't change her color to red, we're safe.
19:20:01 sharonp -> callgraph is only for PC, désolée
19:20:09 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> Jen - sue - we need more frivolous suits
19:20:30 JenW -> Actually I thought it was kinda funny -- :) but now I wonder. LOL
19:20:35 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> no red John?
19:20:41 JohnS -> ahhh!
19:20:46 lparisi -> Is that all it takes? Participation?
19:21:04 JenW -> sighs -- I am gonna swear :)
19:21:09 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> is audio only breaking up for me?
19:21:43 lparisi -> It's the laser durff...messes up the audio
19:21:52 Maureen/bcdtech -> @Durff mine is backand forth- but OK now
19:21:56 JenM -> JOB SITE SUMMARY ... http://www.trainingshare.com/resources/Job-search-Educational-Technology...
19:21:57 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> could be parisi
19:22:14 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> also friend on computer today
19:22:23 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> watch out jose
19:22:41 JoseRodriguez -> what?
19:22:47 lparisi -> What was that?
19:22:48 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> ouch was that me?
19:22:50 JL -> http://www.quantumshift.tv/ QuantumShift.tv - Be the Change! Share the Story!
19:23:05 JL -> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WMSinyx_Ab0 YouTube - The Truth According To Wikipedia
19:23:08 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> hi jenna
19:23:11 lparisi -> Glad that was Jeff. Glad I'm not the only one that does stuff like that during shows.
19:23:25 JohnS -> My StuDIYo: http://www.mystudiyo.com/
19:23:32 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> oh i feel better knowing its not just me
19:23:41 JenW -> hmmm -- 30 second delay for me -- where can I listen to this live??
19:23:53 Maureen/bcdtech -> now out of tab space...maybe shouldn't have so many up
19:23:56 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> ustream jen
19:23:57 JL -> http://edtechtalk.com/live
19:24:02 JL -> the ustream there
19:24:06 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> only like 60 sec delay
19:24:07 JenW -> durff -- can you show me where that is with the laser please??
19:24:15 dave -> http://www.eschoolnews.com/news/top-news/?i=53454
19:24:22 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> you are so funny jen
19:24:46 matt montagne -> flickr vid is pretty nice...
19:24:57 matt montagne -> I like the 90 sec max limit on flickr vids
19:25:05 JennaR -> hi!
19:25:10 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> hi
19:25:18 JenW -> Lisa -- why did you NOT go to the NE meetup??
19:25:19 PeggyG -> Do you upload video directly to Flickr or import it from somewhere else?
19:25:21 Maureen/bcdtech -> I liked the new educator accounts at animoto
19:25:29 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> what? whenb?
19:25:35 JenM -> KEYBOARDING: http://www.educationworld.com/a_tech/tech/tech072.shtml
19:25:39 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> what was that where?
19:25:57 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> Jen the one in NH?
19:26:01 JenW -> it is going on RIGHT NOW Colleen went, KarenJan, BethK
19:26:03 JenW -> yep
19:26:06 sharonp -> I agree with dave, in fact I thought the research (that study from UVermont ) bore that out - we are onlyy becoming AWARE of the violence
19:26:11 Maureen/bcdtech -> it's in Mass
19:26:14 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> oh too far away
19:26:29 sharonp -> it was our very first showç
19:26:30 Eric -> typing is going out...
19:26:32 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> i'm south of mason-dixon line
19:26:40 matt montagne -> my only thing in keyboarding is it is taught to students that are way too little and young
19:26:50 Maureen/bcdtech -> wanted to go- but it's more than 3 hours each way- on a school nite
19:26:58 JenM -> @sharonp ... it was a big discussion, right?
19:27:00 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> they have to do it that way to begin
19:27:11 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> once they get it though...
19:27:14 JoseRodriguez -> I agree
19:27:29 Eric -> Typing is not a required skill.
19:27:33 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> essential for school but not society
19:27:38 JohnS -> Safer Children in a Digital World: http://www.dfes.gov.uk/byronreview/ AND Internet Safety Podcast: http://www.internetsafetypodcast.com/
19:27:40 Eric -> I finger type with iphone.
19:27:42 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> so you both are correct
19:27:45 matt montagne -> right durff
19:27:56 JoseRodriguez -> @eric it is required to communicate in a Web 2.0 environment
19:27:56 harold -> I don't know it makes communicating via keyboard, much easier
19:28:02 JenW -> I still appreciate GREATLY someone who can type -- rather than standing there waiting while someone hunts and pecks. Just a pet peeve
19:28:11 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> what is jose?
19:28:20 harold -> Learned it back in 1971 and made a career out of it.
19:28:20 sharonp -> @JenM - yes it was a big discussion
19:28:27 JoseRodriguez -> typing ability
19:28:36 JenW -> we have secretaries at our school that take FOREVER to type -- not sure that is effecient
19:28:44 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> typing is NOT required to use any tool
19:28:46 JenW -> but then I didn't hire them
19:28:59 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> can you say audio?
19:29:02 Eric -> I agree, but it's not the same typing as when we were younger.
19:29:03 harold -> but it does help use it more efficiently
19:29:11 JoseRodriguez -> I take the argument of cursive is not required by typing IS
19:29:20 JenW -> I went to SUMMER SCHOOL -- 3 hours of typinng every day for 6 weeks -- it kinda stuck with me
19:29:23 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> voice recognition software?
19:29:23 harold -> speech to text is still tooooo primitive
19:29:30 dave -> http://www.flickr.com/photos/tania_k/2411136931/
19:29:38 Maureen/bcdtech -> it makes it tough to teach how to use word when some kids type 40 wpm and some type 8 wpm
19:29:45 sharonp -> apparently Dragon version 9 is really awesome
19:29:46 JenW -> I also learned to make cool typing pictures using the X key :)
19:30:04 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> why do they have to learn word without voice recognition?
19:30:12 Eric -> give the kids a cell phone, and they can type a lot faster.
19:30:13 harold -> @sharonp - how much for Dragon?
19:30:16 JenW -> WAIT -- Flickr is owned by Microsoft -- in the last hour???
19:30:21 JoseRodriguez -> I have my students blogging. And students that have home role key notion can become more efficient bloggers.
19:30:28 PeggyG -> I love that the Flickr videos can appear in your media stream at the top of Flock-helps you find vids easily by favorite people :-)
19:30:38 JenM -> Silly Links: http://www.leighbureau.com/speaker.asp?id=389 ... and ... http://darmano.typepad.com/logic_emotion/2008/04/the-top-10-made.html
19:30:42 Maureen/bcdtech -> audio keeps going out again..ugh!
19:30:42 sharonp -> hmmm Dragon Naturally Speaking .... not sure (Nuance makes it - where my husband works)
19:30:43 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> okay everyone pay attention to JenM
19:30:56 Maureen/bcdtech -> can't hear her
19:31:04 JenW -> lckulyly eye wsa tugahght ot tpye ni shcolo
19:31:08 JL -> Maureen - on Ustream or ETT A?
19:31:09 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> tell her to yell
19:31:19 Maureen/bcdtech -> ett a
19:31:29 JL -> http://edtechtalk.com/earthcast08
19:31:30 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> Jen W i cn reaed thaot
19:31:42 sharonp -> she got an agent after being on WOW2 :-)
19:31:46 JenW -> LOL
19:31:57 JohnS -> Computing Murphy's Law: http://www.null-hypothesis.co.uk/science/spoof/articles/sods_law_mathema...
19:32:04 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> amen to that John
19:32:05 sharonp -> Harold, looks liek it is $100 for Dragon
19:32:20 JenW -> i hrd tht yu dnt hv to use vwls anymre wll almst nvr
19:32:23 harold -> ouch but couldn't buy too many for school
19:32:38 dave -> http://livingarchives.ca/etext/pro_video
19:32:53 JenW -> clapping for living archives
19:32:58 sharonp -> wonder if they could be talked into giving an education version and pricing?
19:33:07 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> he probably said sth about rhizomes
19:33:09 matt montagne -> thanks for mention to earthcast jeff!! All but 4 of the 24 hour GMT day is covered...
19:33:18 harold -> sharon that would be nice, rich teachers could go out and buy a few
19:33:20 sharonp -> oh very cool!
19:33:24 JenW -> :for edtechtalk
19:33:29 JenW -> is that right??
19:33:32 JL -> for:edtechtalk
19:33:34 JohnS -> for:edtechtalk
19:33:36 JenW -> for:edtechtalk
19:33:38 JenW -> almost got it
19:33:45 matt montagne -> for:edtechtalk ?
19:33:47 JenW -> Can I ask you a question
19:33:53 JenW -> about delicious
19:33:54 matt montagne -> :)
19:33:55 JenM -> Links for tonight ... http://del.icio.us/edtechtalk/20080406
19:34:02 JenW -> and you just answered the question
19:34:05 JenW -> thank you
19:34:29 JenW -> Sharon - I just organized WOW2's delicious today
19:34:29 JenM -> http://del.icio.us/edtechtalk/20080413
19:34:42 sharonp -> I like that "Diigo Luddite" that's me too
19:34:43 JenW -> clapping
19:34:58 JenW -> <---walked away from DIIGO -- but my email did not
19:35:06 dave -> @JenW me neither
19:35:07 JenW -> still getting friend requests but I am no longer a member
19:35:31 JL -> http://jefflebow.edublogs.org/
19:35:38 Matthew -> i am hearing the crackle noise on my end
19:35:45 JenW -> OHMY GOSH -- my next Blog Title -- Blah Blah Blog
19:35:51 JenW -> excellent!!!
19:36:11 JohnS -> Skype jschinker to join in
19:36:19 JenW -> I don't have headphones --
19:36:24 JenW -> is that permissable??
19:36:31 sharonp -> Jeff's Other Neglected Blog
19:36:34 sharonp -> LOL
19:36:35 JohnS -> *shrug* It's postshow
19:36:42 JenW -> dialing jschinker
19:37:13 matt montagne -> earthcast badge: http://www.flickr.com/photos/cephalopodcast/2398552573/
19:37:21 JenW -> hmmm jschinker is NOT on skype
19:37:24 JenW -> grayed out
19:38:22 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> what?
19:38:26 JohnS -> Sure he is. He's calling you.
19:38:30 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> we are planning?
19:38:37 matt montagne -> mjmonty
19:38:41 matt montagne -> that is my skype
19:38:54 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> i'm cooking - hi JenW
19:39:17 PeggyG -> I want to know Jen
19:39:19 sharonp -> I just have not had the time to put into learning Diigo
19:39:28 sharonp -> I have lots of friends!
19:39:40 sharonp -> but no real understanding of how to use it effectively
19:39:59 sharonp -> has Common Craft made a video tutorial yet on Diigo?
19:40:09 JohnS -> doubt it.
19:40:13 dave -> you can turn much of the noise off in the settings
19:40:22 JenM -> projectsbyjen.ning.com
19:40:23 dave -> but i still haven't warmed up to it
19:40:33 PeggyG -> There are some great tutorial vids on YouTube-short & focused
19:40:49 matt montagne -> not a big diigo fan
19:41:01 matt montagne -> not even going to bother sharing with teachers
19:41:17 matt montagne -> teachers would run me out of town if I showed them diigo after showing them delicious
19:41:20 PeggyG -> I've learned a lot more about Diigo over the past couple of weeks and am liking some of the features especially for professional development
19:41:50 PeggyG -> everything I post to Diigo goes directly to del.icio.us and I use both
19:41:53 sharonp -> Jeff, you are so right about that and being a newbie
19:41:59 matt montagne -> Hey Jeff and Co!
19:42:34 sroseman -> diigo has a myspace feel
19:42:37 JenM -> @peggyG ... I do the same ... cross post ... but all our ETW buddies still seem to love del.icio.us ...
19:43:04 PeggyG -> I think a lot of it is what we're familiar and comfortable with
19:43:35 PeggyG -> I am finding some great resources through some of the Diigo groups-like edustreams where you can view streams you may have missed.
19:44:17 maherv -> I haven't had time to try Diigo
19:44:17 cathy e -> Diigo's Master Teacher Account and student accounts is what I'm waiting for
19:44:26 sroseman -> I will investigate diigo further..may have its own niche
19:44:52 matt montagne -> Earthcast08 Team Uniform: http://www.flickr.com/photos/cephalopodcast/2398552573/
19:45:00 JenM -> ooh ... I lost audio ...
19:45:26 JenM -> i'm back ...
19:45:40 JenW -> lost sound for a bit
19:46:09 JoseRodriguez -> night owls...... on the west coast..... hey that could be me.
19:46:28 JoseRodriguez -> Don't forget Spanish broadcast from Mexico
19:46:34 JohnS -> That's 10PM pacific?
19:47:14 JoseRodriguez -> Spanish Webcast Co-hosted by yours truly
19:47:34 PeggyG -> I'm really looking forward to listening in on the 24-hour Earthcast! It sounds awesome!
19:47:35 JenW -> I think WOW is 1 hour --- am I correct??
19:48:02 matt montagne -> PeggyG- r u participating?
19:48:05 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> JenW it's your show you know
19:48:21 PeggyG -> @Jen@-what do you mean Wow is 1 hour--on the Earthcast show?
19:48:27 JenW -> yes
19:48:30 JenW -> I think we are 1 hour
19:48:39 JoseRodriguez -> Community assembly - I caught recording on planning meeting fromlast week. I saw it on Node 3080 :-)
19:48:41 JenW -> but -- I could be SOOO wrong
19:48:45 sheila -> About Earthcast - from 9 - 10 am EDT - I'll be looking for students to ask questions to the teacher who goes to Antarctica.
19:48:53 dave -> http://edtechtalk.com/node/3080
19:48:55 PeggyG -> @matt montagne-yes I plan to participate even though I'm not currently teaching
19:48:57 JoseRodriguez -> Hey I think I left a comment.
19:49:08 matt montagne -> great Peg
19:49:11 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> Jen schedule here http://enviroscims.wikispaces.com/Earth+Day
19:49:46 matt montagne -> Jen
19:50:07 matt montagne -> that is great WOW is taking Earth Day as topic next Tuesday!
19:50:09 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> so it is the newsletter that wasn't
19:50:13 JenW -> I guess I was wrong
19:50:18 sharonp -> it's difficult to miss Dave
19:50:21 JenW -> about being part of the Earth day thing??
19:50:25 JenW -> so confused :)
19:50:28 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> so true sharon
19:50:40 JoseRodriguez -> community assemble during EarthCast. cool idea.
19:50:41 sharonp -> Dave needs an agent
19:50:42 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> that is my usual state JenW
19:50:45 JenW -> I know we are doing an EARTH CAST
19:50:52 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> welcome to the chaos
19:50:54 JenW -> but not sure if we are part of the 24 hours
19:51:09 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> you may
19:51:15 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> if you want
19:51:15 JenW -> can I blame my memory lapse on the red laser light pointing to my forehead
19:51:20 JoseRodriguez -> @JenW sign up
19:51:29 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> that's it blame me
19:51:38 JenW -> ohhhh a pre show
19:51:40 JoseRodriguez -> extend it an hour
19:51:46 JenW -> WOW2 now has a STARTUP GROUP --
19:51:46 JoseRodriguez -> Earth Week
19:51:47 sharonp -> I am sure that there are sooo many issues, you would need more than an hour....
19:52:01 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> hi sue
19:52:04 JenW -> like big groups have comedians or a second band -- we now have ETT as our preshow
19:52:13 PeggyG -> Love the countdown clock on the top of the Earth Day page :-)
19:52:47 matt montagne -> @JenW-WOW is at 01:00 GMT on the 22nd...but still run with the earth day theme!
19:52:53 sailsmart -> Room 4: is this conversation going anywhere?
19:52:58 PeggyG -> @JenW-what STARTUP GROUP? Did I miss something?
19:53:25 sailsmart -> Room 4: ok folks is this just a calendar check?
19:53:34 sharonp -> startup group - kinda like an opening act
19:54:19 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> @Peggy I miss just about everything
19:54:28 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> Hi James
19:54:29 dave -> http://edtechtalk.com/taxonomy/term/378
19:54:37 PeggyG -> I posted the link to the Webcastathon on the AzTEA wikispace so I'm hoping some AZ teachers will join in.
19:54:38 JL -> http://flickr.com/photos/carlaarena/2392104699/
19:54:44 James.Sigler -> Hi armed Druf
19:54:50 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> it's cold here
19:54:53 James.Sigler -> I couldn't get the chat to load
19:54:59 PeggyG -> @Durff-LOL-glad I'm not the only one :-)
19:55:26 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> @James must have been the laser
19:55:33 James.Sigler -> lol
19:55:40 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> @Peggy you're in good company
19:55:49 PeggyG -> so the WOW2 startup group is kicking off the webcastathon?
19:56:03 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> really?
19:56:04 sharonp -> no sort of ending it
19:56:25 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> i thought the group was kicking it off
19:56:28 JenW -> or ending it
19:56:30 JenW -> I think
19:56:36 matt montagne -> @peggy...sharon has it correct...
19:56:38 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> followed by It's Elementary
19:56:39 JenW -> and then WOW2 will wrap it all up
19:56:52 PeggyG -> I must have been hit by the laser pointer--a startup group is wrapping it up?
19:56:55 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> sounds like a plan to me
19:56:56 JenW -> LOL
19:57:00 JenW -> YEP -- precisely
19:57:01 matt montagne -> it is going to be one big pile of audio!
19:57:08 JenW -> you got it 100% correct :)
19:57:15 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> Peggy is catching on
19:57:15 sharonp -> hey we have Lucy Gray this week on WOW2!
19:57:27 PeggyG -> Great! think I'm getting it now
19:57:31 JenW -> understand does Peggy
19:57:46 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> JenW is our yodda
19:57:53 sharonp -> am going to bug out.... cheers everyone!
19:58:01 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> bye sharon
19:58:13 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> ew!
19:58:15 James.Sigler -> Is JenW armed with a laser saber?
19:58:19 PeggyG -> That's why podcasts are so great-they let me hear what I missed the first time :-)
19:58:50 JohnS -> I can't believe you are all still here. :-)
19:59:02 Eric -> John rocks!
19:59:10 James.Sigler -> I just got her
19:59:13 PeggyG -> That Cool Tool Duel was great!
19:59:14 James.Sigler -> here
19:59:28 sroseman -> ;)
19:59:29 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> if i keel over it was from smoke inhalation from the neighbor smoking ooutside my door
19:59:46 sroseman -> we still have piles of snow on our front lawn
19:59:51 JenW -> YOu would NOT want me EVER to have a LightSaber
19:59:58 Eric -> This is the best part.
19:59:59 JenW -> unless it was held by me and Han Solo :)
20:00:05 PeggyG -> The post show conversation is always interesting!
20:00:07 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> we liked listening to the Jens
20:00:15 JenW -> PeggyG -- the COOL TOOL was grand -- wasn't it
20:00:27 James.Sigler -> Pod Vadar
20:00:28 cathy e -> I don't want to do my work for next week- so I'll listen to you guys
20:00:30 JenW -> the bad thing about me moving to SNOW
20:00:35 PeggyG -> YES!!! Your giggles were great too!
20:00:36 JenW -> I wilL NEVER be able to complain about it
20:00:50 JenW -> PeggyG -- thanks -- I was cracking up
20:00:56 JenW -> they were taking it WAY too seriously
20:01:01 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> JenW - giving you a laser would like teaching you the name thing in ustream chatrooms
20:01:16 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> not a good thing
20:01:18 JenW -> ouch Lisa ouch
20:01:19 PeggyG -> They got into the competition thing--it was lots of fun!
20:01:26 JoseRodriguez -> It's Elementary: ShoutOut!
20:01:31 JenW -> yes, and some of the links were soooo great
20:01:42 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> it was funny\but i don't think darren liked it
20:01:45 JenW -> I got to preview them -- and my jaw dropped
20:01:55 PeggyG -> @JenW-I definitely agree!
20:02:00 JenW -> searchme: was great
20:02:04 JenW -> and zoomit
20:02:05 Eric -> Yeah, I like WOW and It's Elementary.
20:02:28 JoseRodriguez -> Maria to the rescue with Making Connections.
20:02:44 cathy e -> Ye Mari
20:02:53 JenW -> @PeggyG -- I am glad you enjoyed it
20:03:04 JenW -> @peggyg -- where are you located again please??
20:03:10 PeggyG -> Love the calendar links to Google calendar so I can ask it to remind me of upcoming shows and I can get to them before they're over!
20:03:19 PeggyG -> I'm in Phoenix AZ
20:03:50 Eric -> Can we do a Skype "call-in" show sometime?
20:03:51 JoseRodriguez -> I stopped using shoutcast a couple of months ago. I agree jeff it is soooooo 20th century
20:04:05 PeggyG -> I plan my week around the WOW2 shows-they are always great!
20:04:09 JenW -> PeggyG --- so close, and yet so far
20:04:12 Eric -> cool
20:04:13 JohnS -> Eric: call on in
20:04:24 Eric -> yikes...
20:04:38 JenW -> Smiles -- kinda scary when they call you on it -- huh??
20:05:06 Eric -> Yup!
20:05:14 PeggyG -> @JenW-I'd love for you to come to Phoenix!-have you decided about NECC yet?
20:05:15 JenW -> go for it -- call jschiner
20:05:17 JenW -> jschinker
20:05:27 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> i dare you Jeff
20:05:35 matt montagne -> Join the Edtech Brainstorm this Thursday for more on the Earth Day 2008 Webcast...
20:05:43 James.Sigler -> @Eric Are you not one of those people who wave their hand during class?
20:05:47 JenW -> PeggyG -- Right now -- its a no. Waiting to hear about an award -- but not sure
20:05:54 James.Sigler -> :)
20:05:58 matt montagne -> Part of the brainstorm will be used for webcastathon planning
20:06:14 JenW -> My work is being a bit weird about Vacation time.....and I have already been gone 15 days
20:06:21 PeggyG -> @JenW--I'm crossing my fingers for you! Would love to connect with you there!
20:06:24 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> is this our community meeting?
20:06:31 JenW -> and LOL, I really only have 7 vaca days
20:06:39 JenW -> so they are being generous
20:06:51 JenW -> My trip to Illinois is 1 day no pay -- 1 day Birthday off day
20:06:54 JoseRodriguez -> That's true. ..... shoutcast is lighter than ustream
20:07:02 JenM -> @durff ... doesn't gizmo break your computer ...
20:07:08 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> yes
20:07:17 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> i had to remove it
20:07:30 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> bye JenW
20:07:35 JenW -> :)
20:07:39 JenW -> miss you Durff
20:07:39 matt montagne -> thanks all
20:07:44 Eric -> I'll be ready next week.
20:07:46 Eric -> bye.
20:07:46 Durff-armed with laser pointer -> i gotta go to - bye!
20:07:47 PeggyG -> Bye to all! Thanks!
20:07:54 JenW -> Catch you all next week
20:07:56 JenW -> :)
20:07:57 sroseman -> thanks all
20:08:00 JohnS -> Guess we're done. Have a good week
20:08:04 James.Sigler -> Bye
20:08:07 JenM -> nite all!


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