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Students engage with others using both digital media and face-to-face interactions as they work together to master content, learn about themselves
and their environment, and contribute to their personal success and the success of others. Students:
  • Interact, collaborate, and publish with peers, experts, or others employing a variety of digital environments and media.
  • Collaborate beyond the school walls with people of varying ages, academic backgrounds and social groups.
  • Offer ideas, strategies, solutions, justifications, and proofs for others to evaluate as well as interpret and evaluate the ideas, strategies, solutions, and justifications of others.* Contribute to project teams to produce original works or solve problems.
  • Develop cultural understanding and global awareness by engaging with learners of other cultures.

Technology Tools to Support Collaboration Skills


PB Works


Examples of Classroom Wikis

Elementary Examples
Middle School Examples
High School Examples

Multiple Educational Wiki Examples

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Skype Users' Guides

Skype in the Classroom
Classroom Examples of Skype

Around the World with 80 Schools
Framing a Skype Learning Experience by Sylvia Tolisano
Resources from video
Learning Beyond Walls: 21 Skype Resources post by Shelly Terrell
Skyping Ettiquette for the Classroom



Lino-It for iPad

Try it!

Linoit Tutorial Video
Lino-It Classroom Examples

Student Health Class Example

Mr. Harpole's Science LabEnglish 12 Core Assessment

iPads for Learning: Student Collaboration with Lino-It

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-Google Docs for Educators
Classroom Examples of Google Docs

Google Docs and Spreadsheets in the Classroom

Docs for Teachers
Google for Educators Classroom Activities
More classroom activities

Google Sites - Example - 20 in the 21st Cadre Site

Edmodo Tutorials & Resources

Classroom Examples of Edmodo

7 Brilliant Ways to Use Edmodo that Will Blow Your Mind
Edmodo ideas for the classroom (in a collaborative Google Doc!)
How to Annotate Assignments in Edmodo (tool for feedback, too!)


What’s a Voicethread?

Classroom Examples of Voicethread

25 Interesting Ways to Use Voicethread in the Classroom

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- HSGeometry– ESGeometry
– Finding geometric shapes in the schoolDigital portfolios for student-led parent conferences

D20 School Voicethreads from 21st Century Share Fair 2009
Watch these Voicethreads for ideas on technology and 21st century skills integration in schools!