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TLED 430 Module 3 Collaborative

Assignment
Web 2.0 Tools to Support Collaborative learning

My name: Laird Percival


Name of the tool TeamViewer
Where to access https://www.teamviewer.com
this tool (web
address)
Brief instructions Click the download link on the website provided.
of how to use the Click save.
tool When it is finished downloading, click run.
Click basic Installation and Personal/Non-commercial use.
Click Accept-finish.
If prompted about whether you want the application to make changes to your computer,
click yes.
Email your instructor your ID and Password provided within the app to allow Remote
Control
Listen to instructor for further details.

Ideas for how the For students in middle school, this tool can be used to help guide students that are having
tool can be used difficulty on assignments that require work from a computer at home. This can allow the
in PK-12 instructor to investigate whether it is a matter of technical difficulties, or a lack of
understanding and allow for adjustments if problems are beyond the student's control.

For high school students, this can allow students to share information from their computers
easily during a group assignment.

For students at every grade level, this can be used to assist a student who missed a class or
is on a prolonged absence.

For high school students, this can allow for students to share their
screens and information when working and collaborating on group
assignments.
Positives and Pros:
challenges of Allows the instructor to assist with computer related problems remotely
using the tool
If a student misses a class with a computer based assignment, the instructor can assist them
in accessing the assignment from home

Can allow for easy file transfer

Also allows for group meetings between students on different computers

Cons:
Requires a stable internet connection

Provides a simplified version of the computer for remote viewing

Can cause difficulties if versions are not up to date

Peers Asia Jennings


name:
Name of the tool Wiggio
Where to access www.wiggio.com
TLED 430 Module 3 Collaborative
Assignment
this tool (web
address)
Brief instructions 1.Go to wiggio.com and click the create account button.
of how to use the 2. Fill out the requested information
tool 3. Check your email for a confirmation code and insert it in the selected box
4. Add or join any groups that are applicable
5. Use the tools available as directed by the instructor.

Ideas for how the This tool is ideal for PK-12. Groups can collaborate using calendars and to do lists. Each
tool can be used member will participate in group activities. This can assure that students are doing equal
in PK-12 levels of work. Text and email notifications can assist in communication, along with daily
summaries for teachers to monitor.
Positives and Pros:
challenges of Teachers can monitor student participation
using the tool
Allows for students to easily keep stay up to date on tasks and manage their work loads.

Text and email notifications can aid in student accessibility

Groups are only available to applicable group members

A Free Resource

Cons:

It is difficult to use the video functions

Requires stable internet connection

Could be confusing for lower grade levels

Very simplistic, not very distinct

Peers Torey Fletcher


name:
Name of the tool Nabble
Where to access http://www.nabble.com/
this tool (web
address)
Brief instructions Go to nabble.com
of how to use the Click the appropriate link
tool Fill in the appropriate information
Select the agreement box
Add the appropriate information
Insert the code
Click the appropriate option
Ideas for how the This tool allows for a group to communicate different ideas. The instructor may
tool can be used communicate any important information with students. Instructors can also check in on
in PK-12 students activity.
Positives and Pros:
challenges of -Simple UI
using the tool -Students can reply to any post
-Instructors can easily monitor activity
TLED 430 Module 3 Collaborative
Assignment
-The tool can be accessed on most devices

Cons:
-It may prove difficult for younger grade levels .
-The tool may be too simplistic
-The tool is not private

Peers Steven Combs


name:
Name of the tool Edmodo
Where to access https://www.edmodo.com
this tool (web
address)
Brief instructions Go to edmodo.com
of how to use the Select Get a free account
tool Select Im a student
Select Create New Edmodo Account
Enter appropriate information.. The class code is: fpcuem
Create a short introduction post

Ideas for how the This tool can be used for communication to the entire group or specific people
tool can be used
in PK-12 Can assist in group work, planning, and time management.

This tool is ideal for grades, K-2.

It can teach internet safety, and provide notifications to parents.

This tool can aid in an easy exchange of information.

Positives and PROS:


challenges of Easy to use and download.
using the tool
Aids in classroom communication.

Allows for easy communication between parents and students.

Can highlight important articles and educational tools.

CONS:
The tool can be slow.

Some items may require payment.

Some features can be confusing.

In accordance with ODU's honor pledge, you are required to inform the instructor if you or a member of your
team do not participate in the discussion. You must also inform the instructor if one of your team members
does not provide the information needed to complete the framework for their web 2.0 tool.