Voice Thread, Prezi, Voki and other tech tools might be considered the next "shiny objects" to chase, but this session will give the opportunity to experiment with, apply and demonstrate the use of web based applications that can strengthen an educational program or be utilized among coworkers as collaborative tools. They're nothing to be afraid of--come try.
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