Queens High School Superintendent’s Office

 

Date: July 24, 2002

Presenter:  Kathleen Roberts 

  1. WebQuests
    1. Grant Writing WebQuest – “Hooked on Grant Writing” - http://www.kathydoty.addr.com/wq/
    2. Matrix of Examples: http://edweb.sdsu.edu/webquest/matrix.html
  1. Virtual Field Trips and Think Quests:
    1. http://www.thinkquest.org/library/lib/site_sum_outside.html?tname=6101&cid=2&url=6101/
    2. http://www.oswego.org/staff/cchamber/webdesign/virtual_fieldtrips.htm
    3. http://www.uen.org/utahlink/tours/fieldtrips2.htm
  1. Staff Development
    1. Internet Lesson - http://www.geocities.com/kathleen_doty_roberts/Internetlesson.html
    2. Integrating Technology into the content area - http://www.geocities.com/iss_gchs/contentarea900.html
    3. Grant Writing - http://www.geocities.com/iss_gchs/staffgrant.html
  1. Class Website
    1. Interactive Internet Resource Room - http://www.geocities.com/resourceroomgchs/index.html
    2. Get a Job! - http://www.kathydoty.addr.com/A.html
  1. Web Usability
    1. Nielsen – Alertbox - http://www.useit.com/alertbox/
    2. Shneiderman – alpha/beta testing for usability - http://chrissnider.com/academic/usability/
  1. Universal Design (Web Accessibility)
    1. To test for web accessibility - Bobby.com  http://bobby.cast.org/html/en/index.jsp
    2. “How can we make websites accessible to individuals who are Visually Limited?” tutorial -  http://www.kathydoty.addr.com/AccessWeb/webaccess.html
    3. Universal Design in Online Learning (PowerPoint Presentation) - http://www.kathydoty.addr.com/SITEPP.ppt
  1. Virtual Community - TappedIn - http://www.tappedin.sri.com/info/teachers.html
  1. Courses for Teachers
    1. Connected University - http://cu.classroom.com/logon.asp
    2. Gateway - http://www.learnatgateway.com/home.asp
  1. Grant Writing Mini-course - http://www.kathydoty.addr.com/GW/syll.html
  1. Applications :
    1. New Visions for Public Schools –
      1. http://www.newvisions.org/techpower/bulletinboard/rfp/index.shtml
      2. http://www.newvisions.org/techpower/downloads/TechPowerApplication.rtf
    2. New York State Ed (current Applications): http://www.emsc.nysed.gov/funding/currentapps.htm
    3. NYSEd Community Schools Programs 2002-2003: 

http://www.emsc.nysed.gov/funding/communityschoolsrfp200203.doc

    1. Kathy Schrock’s Discovery School, grant sources: 

http://school.discovery.com/schrockguide/business/grants.html