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EdTechTalk: 21st Century Learning #15: Fred Bartels

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EdTechTalk: 21st Century Learning #15
A Conversation with Fred Bartels
Sept. 26, 2006
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Fred Bartels from Learning with Laptops joined Alex and arvind for to discuss Filemaker, Sketchup, his book on 1:1 laptop programs, the School Computing Wiki, and lots of other interesting EdTech happenings. Fred is looking to start a high-def video project documenting UNESCO World Heritage Site - interested? E-mail him at: fred_bartels [at]

[arvindgrover] hi dianne
[arvindgrover] Fred Bartels - Director of Technology from Rye
Country Day School
[arvindgrover] our guest today
[arvindgrover] Fred's website:
[dbaasch] Hi Arvind are we waiting for Fred?
[arvindgrover] he is online, so make sure you are listening to the stream (below the chatroom)
[arvindgrover] he is not in the chatroom now
[arvindgrover] but he is on the audio feed
[dbaasch] got it!
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[arvindgrover] welcome wrotny
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[arvindgrover] welcome mary
[mary] Thanks. Pleased be join in.
[arvindgrover] How did you find out about the webcast?
[arvindgrover] If you are not listening yet, click Channel 1 icons below
[mary] Yes..thanks
[arvindgrover] Fred's website, Learning with Laptops:
[arvindgrover] all about 1:1 laptop programs
[arvindgrover] Jim Heynderickx's blog Prolibra has joined the chat.
[arvindgrover] 3-D design program mentioned by Fred, Sketchup: kuantum has joined the chat.
[arvindgrover] welcome Prolibra
[arvindgrover] hi kuantum
[arvindgrover] free Sketchup for Mac or Windows (now owned by Google)
[arvindgrover] Sketchup warehouse:
[Alex.Ragone] Fred's Sketchup InfoWiki: vvrotny has left the chat. vvrotny has joined the chat. apopoola has joined the chat.
[dbaasch] great info - thanks and bye!
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[arvindgrover] Fred's book, Learning with Laptops:
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[mary] ISED listserve email found me!
[mary] Lots of great info....this is a weekly show?
[arvindgrover] School Computing Wiki:
[arvindgrover] this is a weekly show (we took the summer off though)
[arvindgrover] ISED listserv:
[arvindgrover] NYCIST listserv:
[mary] Nice. Glad to find you all. Listening from Toronto Canada.
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[arvindgrover] Wizards listserv:
[arvindgrover] great to have you Mary
[arvindgrover] welcome Bobby
[mary] This is for listening only...not participation?
[arvindgrover] you can chat here for everyone to see and we often let listeners join the conversation
[mary] Good. Just wondering how it all works?
[Alex.Ragone] I'm back!
[mary] Thanks for the info...great!
[arvindgrover] no problem
[arvindgrover] Anyone else using flat-screen tv's in their schools to diplay information? We are as a bulletin board mainly
[Alex.Ragone] Lucy Gray:
[arvindgrover] unesco world heritage link
[mary] How do get teachers on board? Can school admin lead the way with the use of wikis?
[arvindgrover] - educators should join the site and start posting blog messages - very easy
[mary] The spirit of competition is strong in independent schools...I think this is healthy.
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[mary] We compete is many ways...why not with tech and learning?
[mary] Thanks everyone.
[arvindgrover] ISTE interview with Pamela Livingston: ntentManagement/ContentDisplay.cfm
[Bobby] Will someone post all of the links mentioned today, please?
[arvindgrover] yikes, sorry about that link. take a look at Pam's book:
[arvindgrover] all links will be posted at our wiki:
[arvindgrover] have a great day everyone
21stCenturyLearning-15.mp323.89 MB

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