parents, read only, PTA leaders can post (???)
students, publish only through class assignments
staff, post and publish w/administrative sign-off
student publishing (writing, videos, audio, photos, voice on the web), potential "digital portfolios" , "tagging" with students' first names, archived work for assessment, tag your work with your "code name"
parent responses to student work
shared resources for staff & educational community online, suggestions/discussions of tutorials, rubrics, etc., favorite websites, could use Delicious.com or Portaportal
archive of best practices: unit plans, rubrics, curriculum maps, etc., notes and discussions of unit plans using "comments"
examples of great student work
one address: ps130brooklyn.com
limited student accounts
3 categories of content
lots of "tagging"
1 account per class (3-301, etc.)
1 account with same username/password for Google Docs
register for accounts on their own -- give email address to MStegman
1 shared staff account: ps130teacher/130teach
encouraged to get their own accounts for Wordpress & Google
Jackie/Cyrena are point people
Cyrena is point person (possibly teaches a mother)
trips, events, etc.
CT, MN, DD, JH, CL -- all adding
start this summer...
Jackie - parents info
Arts Connection Kelly
Maria - trips
notifications, email when events are changed
invitations, use email groups
Sept 1: re-invite firstname.lastname@example.org
Caroline is working on updating the email Groups