CTC partner and mentored colleges: Add information you find helpful to use in the classroom. Please start with the date and your name. Reminder: To add information start by clicking on the "EDIT" button to the upper right.

CTC folks: Check out http://www.sciencenetlinks.com
a network and resources with lessons, etc., that can be used for K-12 as well as bridge programs
Another great site is the NSDL, if you're not familiar with it, it's a digital library, but also has links to all sorts of professional info, such as networks, conferences, and some "pathways" or digital libraries that are specific to different areas:

Ann, I love the Dilbert! laughed out loud in the library!
Costanza Eggers

4/27/10 From ATETV.org ... the importance of communication skills in IT

4/24/10 Ann Blackman ... Just for fun!

3/30/10 Karl Dietrich ...

CompTIA has released a Green IT certification exam. Perhaps there can be some CTC course development done around the certification objectives. This is a low end certificate and NOT a certification.

10/31/09 Ann Blackman ... Pocket E-Guide to Fixed Mobile Convergence
If you are teaching anything that involves VoIP and/or Unified Communications, this white paper has some good concepts in terms of where the market currently is.

10/13/09 Ann Blackman ...
THIS is convergence: Did You Know? 4.0 The original Did You Know? (Shift Happens) video came out 3 years ago. This is the latest update (September 2009)

What Is Cloud Computing?
  • www.atetv.org offers a new episode every week. You can subscribe through youtube, twitter, or facebook. What/ Who are they? Advanced Technological Education Television (ATETV), is a Web-based video series and interactive network designed to connect students and professionals with careers in advanced technology.

09/27/09 Ann Blackman .... I recommend Green IT Strategy
  • Here's their latest newsletter It has a link to an excellent 29 minute slideshare that gives a great example of class activity to begin the discussion on the importance of Green IT.