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web design | howard county
resources | cool stuff | professional
development | email | credits
they are, where to find them, and how to use them
in the media center or classroom
the java and the html! create really cool web pages with netscape composer
no-nonsense, easy to follow tutorial that will help you create your own
web pages using Netscape Composer.
Features a lot of screen captures and
graphics so that you can be on the "net" in a jiffy!
Helpful sites for Web Design:
Visit the Easy Web
Design Examples page for
FREE backgrounds, pictures and animated
HCPSS WebSite - SiteMap
Links - subject area resources
MPT ThinkPort "is a resource for Maryland educators, families, and communities
from Maryland Public Television and
Johns Hopkins University Center for Technology in Education.."
DC-101 - Digital Camera Basics, Buying and Use in the Classroom
Doing Backflips Over Google for Yahooligans - tips & tricks to get the most out of these favorite websites
Integration: a Jump Start - Topics covered: Internet tutorials and
primers, browsers and ISP's, netiquette, how to search not surf, the best search engines, bookmarks/favorites, email, WebQuests,
teacher resources and sites.
Technology Toolbox - Another great site created by MPT staff!
"MPT¹s Technology Toolbox takes teachers through the many adventures of
Internet-based projects. This collection of websites, resources, and lesson ideas helps teachers harness the Internet and bring it into their classrooms to transform each school day. There are tips and strategies for integrating everything from online collaboration projects to Web research and Web authoring tools. Links to Internet investigations, online simulations, and virtual field trips are all housed in the toolbox. Teachers ready to unleash the power of the Internet as a learning tool will find everything they need here." Go here, and bookmark it, quick!
PBS Teacherline An Online professional development opportunity for K-16 teachers focusing on technology integration.
TeacherSource: Copyright -a
reference guide for educators who videotape programming from PBS television.
For quick access, the information is divided into the following sections: copyright law and fair use, PBS and extended taping rights, educational multimedia, FAQ's, further resources and sample videotape label.
TechKnow - Do you think you have the Techknow to judge a television
show, or earn your first web license? Check out this interactive site!
You Net Savvy? a Directed Internet Task - Topics include: Netiquette (with quiz),
Net Safety (earn the Internet Driver's License), Net Privacy (call to get
your own free bookcover!) Source Evaluation, Misleading Banner Ads and
More from the Web -This page chock full of great links to assist the
educator in getting more from the web! Constructed by tech guru Doug Fireside,
this page is nicely made, frankly and amusingly annotated, and easily navigated.
Some of the links are duplicates of the ones on this page, but there is
a lot of really great information there.
HyperPowered Curriculum -page was designed for those teachers who use
Hyper-Studio and other slide show/presentation software in their classrooms.
You can find clip art, scoring rubrics and all sorts of other goodies here.
Created by Amado "Sonny" Narvaez, Media Specialist, Montgomery County
Professional Development Resources:
Shrock's Guide for Educators - "is a categorized list of sites useful
for enhancing curriculum and professional growth. It is updated daily to
include the best sites for teaching and learning."
Backflip - "Stop bookmarking and start backflipping! An easy and FREE way to save, organize, and share all of your favorite Internet sites!."
Backflip: MediaResources - "Backflip Example: Useful Internet Sites for a Middle School."
Technology for Teachers - a multi-layered FREE website designed to "to help the average teacher and school in the world of
integrating educational techology"
Backflip: TechforTeachers.org - "Backflip Example: TechforTeachers.org guru DonnaMH's Backflip page featuring hundreds of resources!"
Tapped In-The future of Professional Development -Join an online virtual educational community!
"TAPPED IN?is the online workplace of an international community of education
professionals. K-12 teachers and librarians, professional development staff, teacher
education faculty and students, and researchers engage in professional
development programs and informal collaborative activities with colleagues."
-"is a fill-in-the-blank interactive Web site that guides you through picking
a topic, searching the Web, gathering good Internet sites, and turning
Web resources into learning activities. It helps you combine the "filaments"
of the Web with a learner's "mentality" (get it?). Support is built in
through Mentality Tips, so you'll be guided along the way and end up with
a Web-based activity you can share with others even if you don' know anything
about HTML, Web servers, or all that www-dot stuff."
Evaluating Internet-basted Information: A Goals-based Approach
the Internet - primary resources, projects, a weekly newsletter,
units of study, and a tutorial to help you plan projects and class homepages.
Safety Resource -This site, first developed in 1994, contains
a listing of over 2,000 health and safety Internet based resources.
StreetSmart on the Web -Tips for online safety
Internet Safety for Parents & Teens
-safe surfin', warning signs, internet filtering software, know your sources: evaluating web pages,
netiquette, misleading internet ads, and more!
- Use KidShield tools and information to create a SafetyNet for your children
Glossary - This page is awesome! All the commonly used terms simply
Smugmug- Fun and helpful photo resource! Easy one-click uploads of *hundreds* of digital images! Make photo albums online and share them easily with your family & friends.
a comprehensive document created by MPT staff:
Best Educational Online Mailing Lists Ever!
If you have any questions, comments or concerns don't
hesitate toEMAIL me!
Credits and Copyright©
This page was created using Netscape
Anne Bronwynne Jones
first created 10.08.02
last updated: 12.10.05
on an iMacDV, baby!
Everything on this site is Copyright (C) 2002 gwynethjones
of Wagner, Jones & Associates Education & Training/ WebDesign
If you want something, ask for it.