Web Feats Workshop Schedule

Monday, July 9

9:00 AM-10:30 AM Introduction, logistics, and overview of NSDL and MathDL, software demos by Frank and Jon

10:30 AM-10:45 AM Break

10:45 AM-Noon small groups look at web sites to examine material and develop opinions of what works, what does not, and why. An introduction by Jim, then examine the following sites:

Noon-1:00 PM Small group discussions continue over lunch.

1:00 PM -2:45 PM Small groups report, followed by a general discussion of what makes good interactive web-based materials. For notes on the discussion click here.

2:45 PM-3:00 PM Break

3:00 PM-3:30 PM Sketchpad on the Web

3:30 PM-5:00 PM Divide into the groups that will be working on projects later in the week to discuss what they might work on. (Note: These small groups will not be the same as the ones formed earlier in the day. Those will be heterogeneous; these will be formed based on the expressed interests of the participants.)

Tuesday, July 10

9:00 AM-9:30 AM Small groups report on project ideas.

9:30 AM-10:30 AM Using Word to create HTML pages and an introduction to Dreamweaver (for demo Word file, click here)

10:30 AM-10:45 AM Break

10:45 AM-Noon Working with spreadsheets; digital cameras and images

Noon-1:00 PM Lunch

1:00 PM-3:00 PM Work through one of the following tutorials on Maple. In each case the first parts are the same. Then, each has some specialized commands for the particular area.

3:00 PM-3:15 PM Break

3:15 PM-4:00 PM Working with applets

4:00 PM-5:00 PM TBA

Wednesday, July 11

9:00 AM-9:30 AM Rick Lakin, Mac Tips and Tricks (Power Point file)

9:30 AM-10:00 AM Final decisions on small group projects

For most of the rest of the day, the groups will work on their projects. Breaks will be informal. Lunch will be from Noon to 1:00 PM.

4:00 PM-5:00 PM General discussion of issues that surfaced during the day.

Thursday, July 12

9:00 AM-9:30 AM Len Simutis, Director of the Eisenhower National Clearinghouse: Remarks on ENC

9:30- AMNoon Groups will continue to work on their projects. Breaks will be informal.

Noon to 1:00 PM Lunch

1:00 PM-1:30 PM Jim Tomberg will talk about the Post CALC Project

1:30 PM-5:00 PM Continue working on projects. Breaks will be informal.

Friday, July 13

9:00 AM-10:00 AM Groups put final touches on materials

10:00 AM-10:30 AM Presentation by Group 2

10:30 AM-11:00 AM Presentation by Group 5

11:00 AM-11:30 AM Presentation by Group 1

11:30 AM-Noon Presentation by Group 4

Noon- 1:00 PM Lunch

1:00 PM- 1:30 PM Presentation by Group 3

1:30 PM-2:00 PM Evaluations and other paper work

Revised 7/12/01

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