2011-10-14 ACTEM SEEDlings Geek of the Week LIVE
mrichme -> Welcome Peggy!
PeggyG -> hi! looking forward to this
PeggyG -> are you at the conference?
mrichme -> I am
PeggyG -> it sounds fantastic!! Isn't Tony Vincent awesome??!!
PeggyG -> Hi Cheryl
PeggyG -> Hi Cathy-are you at the conference?
Cathy E -> nope - just saw your message on skype
PeggyG -> :-)
mrichme -> @Peggy Tony has been A-MAZE-ING and Lucy Gray is here as well.
PeggyG -> wow!!!
PeggyG -> wish I were there!
mrichme -> Alice Barr is up first
mrichme -> She is showing Tony's A/B switch that he uses for VGA connections
PeggyG -> sure hope Cheryl can get the stream going
mrichme -> I think she is talking about ustreaming it
PeggyG -> cool!! thanks for keeping the info coming mrichme
mrichme -> They are recording it for a later podcast
PeggyG -> saw that about ustream
teknochops -> Best one at ACTEM
mrichme -> ustre.am/7dE7
mrichme -> Evernote is being showcased right now
mrichme -> the app MotionMath is being showcased right now
PeggyG -> can't get that link to work
mrichme -> Mike Arsenault is showcasing Newspaper Map
mrichme -> newspapermap.com
mrichme -> piclits.com is the latest presentation
PeggyG -> Hi Lucy
teknochops -> I like Piclits
cheryloakes -> trying to ustream
mrichme -> Zombies vs. Literacy app
PeggyG -> Sounds like you're having a fabulous conference!!!
PeggyG -> I love Piclits!! :-)
mrichme -> itunes.apple.com/us/app/zombies-vs.-literacy/id393601768?mt=8
mrichme -> AASL Top 25 Websites for Teaching and Learning is being shown now
PeggyG -> We had the creator, Terry Friedlander do a show for us on Classroom 2.0 LIVE
PeggyG -> thanks a lot for posting the links!!
mrichme -> ala.org/ala/mgrps/divs/aasl/guideslinesandstandards/bestlist/bestwebsitestop25.cfm
teknochops -> Who is that guy on the Ustream?
PeggyG -> watching the stream now on ustream but different chat
mrichme -> Bob Sprankle is showing PhotoStreaming in iOS5 and the new VoiceThread app for the iOS
mrichme -> Cheryl is showing the voice capability with a Google Search
mrichme -> with Chrome
mrichme -> literature-map.com is being showcased right now
mrichme -> The ability to find similar types of authors
mrichme -> cueprompter.com
mrichme -> Online teleprompter
mrichme -> newsmap.jp
mrichme -> Visualization of the news headlines
mrichme -> tools.e2bn.org/speech
mrichme -> Qwiki.com
PeggyG -> Qwiki is really interesting. I subscribe to their dailt news
PeggyG -> daily...
mrichme -> I do too Peggy
mrichme -> I feel like I get a recap of a historical fact each day
mrichme -> Lucy Gray is up
PeggyG -> I'm thrilled to have voicethread on mt iphone--can view all of the voicethreads in my account
mrichme -> Google A Day
mrichme -> agoogleaday.com
teknochops -> Voicthread rocks
teknochops -> THere is some cost, but low if you want to import/manage class
PeggyG -> oh no! don't stop!!!
mrichme -> assistments.org
PeggyG -> that site looks amazing!
mrichme -> The person who is showcasing it has been using it in preparation for the State Assessment
mrichme -> It has been designed by the people from Worcester PolyTech Institute
mrichme -> Hackasaurus.org for examining how websites are constructed
mrichme -> shoutkey.com for shortening a website
mrichme -> answergarden.ch
PeggyG -> found it :-) love that site
PeggyG -> what do we type in on shoutkey?
mrichme -> rim
PeggyG -> cooL!! got it!
mrichme -> Patrick Larkin is stepping up
mrichme -> Socrative
mrichme -> t.socrative.com
mrichme -> or m.socrative.com
mrichme -> room 407
mrichme -> oops 4047
PeggyG -> I entered my response
PeggyG -> thanks a lot for sharing the liks mrichme!!
PeggyG -> links...
PeggyG -> have a great day!!
mrichme -> No Problem Peggy!
mrichme -> Talk to you soon
PeggyG -> :-)