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Contents Introduction Chapter 1: The New World, the New Web, and New Skills The New World Economics 102 The New Web The New Corporation 21st-Century Skills Schools and Change The Tipping Point New Tools and Learning Taking Advantage of New Tools Chapter 2: Students and Learning 21st-Century Students How Children Get Information What Students Want from Their Schools The Customization Generation Access to Online Tools and Services Understanding Learning Constructivism Project-based Learning Connectivism The Challenge Harnessing New Technologies Chapter 3: New Tools Concepts The Web as Platform Behind the Web Tools Open Source Tagging and Syndication From the Web to Web 2.0 Using the Tools Basic Web 2.0 Tools: Blogs, Podcasts, and Wikis Other Popular Web 2.0 Tools Web 2.0 Versions of Desktop Tools Web 2.0 Management Tools Other Web 2.0 Tools for Education More New Tools Educational Software Immersive Environments Data and Design Chapter 4: New Tools in Schools Cool Schools Classroom Applications: Using the Tools for Learning Classrooms: Teaching Content Other Tools and Models Chapter 5: Professional Development Creating Effective Programs Preservice Learning Communities of Practice Technology Literacy Training Professional Development and Web 2.0 Tools Chapter 6: Leadership and New Tools Leading in the 21st Century Using New Tools Supporting New Tools Financial Issues Infrastructure: Running on Open Source Chapter 7: Online Safety and Security Legal Requirements Copyright and Intellectual Property Security Solutions Knotty Problems Other Alternatives Chapter 8: Systemic Issues English Language Learners and English as a Second Language Students with Special Needs Equity and the Digital Divide Assessment Chapter 9: New Schools Harnessing the Collective Intelligence of Education Data The Long Tail of Educational Materials The Vision and the Reality Polls and Surveys Software Textbooks Moving Applications and Data Online Open-Source Educational Applications Creators in the Classroom Learning from Games Professional Development Toward a Smart Future Brainstorming about Schools and Web 2.0 Your Turn Chapter 10: Tutorials Web-based Word Processor: Zoho Writer Web-based Spreadsheet: Num Sum Open-Source Painting Tool: Tux Paint Editing Sound: Do You Have Audacity? Syndication in Firefox: RSS Feeds del.icio.us Bookmarks and Favorites Photo Editing: Photo Story 3 for Windows Wikispaces for Educators Class Blogmeister: Adding & Editing Blog Articles Google Earth: Geography Creating Graphics: Sketch Up Google Reader References Appendix A: Web Timeline Appendix B: Web 2.0 Tools Appendix C: A Day in the Life of Web 2.0 Appendix D: National Educational Standards for Students, Teachers, and Administrators
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Web sites -- Authoring programs.
Open source software.