Tools: Collaboration

 
 WCPSS PBWorks Wiki
 Access It at: https://my.pbworks.com
Description:
Create collaborative Wiki-type websites.
Notes:
Teacher Login:
Request an account here: http://wikisupport.wcpss.net/index.htm
Student Login:
Request an account here: http://wikisupport.wcpss.net/index.htm
 


 
Description:
Create a virtual workspace to write, draw, and more.
Notes:
Teacher Login:
Not needed
Student Login:
Not needed
 


 
Description:
Free canvas/sticky note app that does not require a login.
Notes:
Terms of service indicates students must be 13 years or older to use.
Teacher Login:
Not needed
Student Login:
Not needed
 


 
Description:
Virtual meeting area.
Notes:
Teacher Login:
Create your own.
Student Login:
By creating an account you affirm that you are either more than 13 years of age, or an emancipated minor, or possess legal parental or guardian consent
 


 
Description:
Permits students to write together collaboratively. Writings can be published in book form, which students can order.
Notes:
Do send home a permission form for students to use this service, just to be on the safe side.
Teacher Login:
Create your own.
Student Login:
Teacher creates student accounts (try to use students' WCPSS email address as you create them).
 


 
Description:
Virtual bulletin board workspace - you can add text, pictures, media, links, documents - and have your students respond or post, too.
Notes:
Paper tutorial available on the "Tutorials and Training" section.
Teacher Login:
Use your WCPSS Google login
Student Login:
Use your WCPSS Google login
 


 
Description:
Post a question; share the link; anyone can respond. Features the ability to add "pro and con" messages about responses, as well as a voting feature.
Notes:
Teacher Login:
Not needed; may be self-created
Student Login:
Not needed
 


 
Description:
Mind-mapping and brainstorming collaboration tool
Notes:
Free account has lots of features, no need to pay.
Teacher Login:
Use WCPSS Google login
Student Login:
Use WCPSS Google login
 


 
Description:
Permits student-owned BYOD devices (as well as school-owned iPads) to connect to your teacher laptop and mirror the student device on the teacher laptop. Teacher chooses which connected device to show on their computer.Installed software available for TEACHER laptops only. Use the "Blue B" Endpoint Manager Big Fix (located in the system tray) to accept the software installation.
Notes:
Note students with iOS devices can connect through "Airplay." Students using an Android device need to install the "GoogleCast / GoogleHome" app.
Teacher Login:
Not needed
Student Login:
Not needed
 


 
Description:
Post a topic. Students respond with short (1:30 or less) video responses and view others'.
Notes:
Requires device to have a camera; app available for both Apple and Android.
Teacher Login:
Create your own
Student Login:
Not needed
 


Last Modified on September 26, 2017