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Welcome to Classroom20.com, the social network for those interested in Web 2.0, Social Media, and Participative Technologies in the classroom. We encourage you to sign up to participate in the great discussions here, to receive event notifications, and to find and connect with colleagues. We have over 85,000 members from 200 countries!
Classroom 2.0 is a free, community-supported network. We especially hope that those who are "beginners" will find this a supportive comfortable place to start being part of the digital dialog. Because of spammers, we have to approve all memberships here. While your membership is pending you are still welcome to peruse the site or attend any events!
Once your membership is approved, the best way to find or become part of a conversation is to us the search box at the upper right or the topic list to the lower left. You can also introduce yourself to the whole network by going to the introductory forum message. Please also feel free to explore! Here are some starting tips and a "Tour of Classroom 2.0" Elluminate recording, or you can ask help of a "host." Thanks so much for being here!
Teaching Engagement in Social Studies One of the greatest activities of a teacher’s life is to see students engaged in the subject matter. Watching your students focus on the key concepts of social studies and having to use the facts to justify…Continue
One of the hardest things to do is to take yourself to the global level. It's a risk that every classroom teacher needs to take, but because of time and content restraints are to "time strapped" to do. So what is the best way to get the done? Let's…Continue
Many parents are now working with their children and setting up online and real-time schedules. As a former online teacher I thought it would be good to set-up a q and a area to help people out. Each day I will post some helpful suggestions and try…Continue
I found this site this morning and am left wondering why it took me so long... I've been using Microsoft's popfly (www.popfly.com) to create review games for my site for about a year now. I like it but it is very…Continue
At my California school I am part of an Intervention Program designed to recapture at-risk students and make sure that they ALL earn their A-G credits to graduate. Our program will eventually be 4 years with varying levels of support depending on…Continue
Here's an idea as you teach a unit, current events, etc...start by having the students take a look at global issues, choose an issue then form hypothesis of what they think is "the right answers," have them share their ideas with each other and…Continue