Category Archives: 12.SL.3

Social Media PSA

We’ve been discussing the importance of maintaining your digital footprint for the last several classes. Today, we are going to create short Public Service Announcements (PSA) on maintaining a responsible digital footprint and using social medium forums responsibly. Objective: Create … Continue reading

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Embrace the Remix

POST: Why is creative commons important? And, how do you feel about Kirby Ferguson’s closing statement “I think this is mostly what we do. Our creativity comes from without, not from within. We are not self-made. We are dependent on … Continue reading

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Organizing the web efficiently

Information is everywhere. On a given day, the amount of new information and content that is created is beyond our comprehension. The number is constantly moving at a rate like no other in time. This is what is known as … Continue reading

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How can we make best use of this medium?

Clay Shirky talks about the changing landscape of how information is disseminated to the mass. Taking us back to the first form of mass communication, the printing press, Mr. Shirky shares stories of how new social media communication is changing, … Continue reading

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Living in the Cloud Design Project

Problem: No one knows how to effectively use Google Drive, Evernote, and Dropbox cloud based applications Task: Develop a plan to introduce the features of each application as if you were teaching it to a group of novice users. Imagine … Continue reading

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Sell your design

Early next week, each team will be presenting their living in the cloud application design. Remember, one of your objectives is to come up with the most unique, creative way of explaining and presenting these applications. While I’m not looking … Continue reading

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Some inspiration from Google

At this point in the project you’ve probably met with your team members and deliberated over some ideas. At this point you may also be stuck, trying to figure out what to do with this project. Fear not. Below are … Continue reading

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