Tag Archives | Google Earth

CUE Rock Star Lake Tahoe

Over the next few days I will be leading workshops with other brilliant educators at CUE Rock Star Lake Tahoe.  If you are not familiar with Rock Star, these are small teacher technology camps with 10:1 ratio between participants and facilitators.  Over three days the teachers build community around the use of instructional technology tools. […]

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This weekend I have been holed up at the Purple Sage Ranch outside of San Antonio with a brilliant group of 20 other educators from throughout the United States for the National Writing Project Digital Literacies Resource Development Retreat. Along with building new friendships, learning from some uber-innovative folks I have also been creating a […]

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Track Santa Tonight – 2010!

According to Google Analytics, one of the most popular posts on JoeWoodOnline, especially this time of year, is one from almost three years ago tomorrow.  Track Santa Tonight detailed back in 2007 how your family could track Santa’s arrival using Google Earth and NORAD. “Santa Tracker is up and running now that Santa is out […]

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Taste of Google Earth

Last week Jon, one of my teammates, and I presented a one-hour, introduction to Google Earth class at a middle school in our district.  I know a few of my readers have been interested in attending one of my Google Earth sessions, but for one reason or another couldn’t make it.  If you are interested […]

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Activboard User Group – ABUG

Since we’re already halfway through March this is the time of year that we start planning for next school year.  Naturally, a significant piece of planning for next year is reflecting on what we were able to accomplish since August.  As I reflect on this year one of the most exciting projects my team has […]

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Sharing Stories with Google Earth – Video

Sharing Stories with Google Earth from Joe Wood on Vimeo. Two weeks ago I had the fortunate experience of presenting at the CUE 2010 Conference in Palm Springs.  The title of my session was “Sharing Stories with Google Earth” and I had hoped to live broadcast the presentation out to people who were not able […]

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LIVE EVENT: Sharing Stories with Google Earth

Live Videos by Ustream Sharing Stories with Google Earth: Joe will be live at 2pm (PST) today from the CUE 2010 Conference in Palm Springs. CUE Conference Information UPDATE (3pm PST) – Unfortunately, the conference center where Joe’s presenting doesn’t allow Ustream.tv access.  Go figure.  So Joe recorded the presentation and will be uploading it.  […]

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Where’s Waldo?

Remember those “Where’s Waldo?” books from your childhood?  This week you can bring the hunt to life for another generation of children and maybe even win some prizes.  Borders Books UK has teamed up with Google Earth, media partner the Daily Telegraph, and Walker Books to deliver a week-long search for Wally (or Waldo in […]

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