Thinkport/Thinkfinity

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T2 Thinkport/Thinkfinity
This 40 minute recorded Elluminate Session will introduce you to the exciting resources found in MPT/CTE’s Thinkport and Verizon’s Thinkfinity. These are high quality educational resources and standards based content ready for use in your classroom.

 Thinkport/My Web Site Tool
Starting this school year (2009-2010) CCPS is requiring teachers that have individual classroom web pages to be using Thinkport’s “My Website” tool for their web site. Below are several documents that will help you through this process. If you have questions or needs please contact me at tjholec@carrollk12.org .

Thinkport Handouts
How to Register at Thinkport
This document comes from Thinkport and will walk you through the registration process.
Tip Sheet This is a two page document I put together to give some helpful ideas. You may want to start here even before you register.
Directions on Creating Web Pages
This PDF will walk you through the process of creating a web page in Thinkport. This is an updated handout for January 2011.
Resizing Pictures for the Web Using Microsoft Office Picture Manager This PDF will walk you through the process of resizing pictures for use on a web page using Microsoft Office Picture Manager.
Finding Teacher Web Sites Using the Membership Directory This one page document I created to give to parents or others who need to find your webpage if they do not have the URL.

Using Internet  Explorer v8 and Thinkport's Web Builiding Tool

This one page document will help you see the tools needed to edit and create your web page in the Thinkport Web Builder.
This PDF will help you in the process of getting a working copy of an ActivInspire flipchart off of a Thinkport Web site. If these simple steps are not taken the download will not work.
This PDF is a copy of the Power Point presentation we have used in our CPD class. Feel free to use it as a reference.
This PDF will easily walk you through the steps to set up your computer to be able to participate in an Elluminate Live session. Follow the steps on any computer you might be using for one of these sessions. This can be done from school or home.
This PDF will help you get into a live session and give you the steps to make sure your headset is ready to use.
This PDF is a collection of links to sample web pages created by CCPS teachers.

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