Participants:

Alex Ragone, Director of Technology/8th Grade Dean, Collegiate School
Scott Wickham: Trevor Day
Bill Campbell: Dwight-Englwood School
Jason Haynes: St. Luke's School


Pay Content / Free Content


A book on the web can not just be text -- must be video, audio, etc... We need a new name, but don't have one yet.


Free Content - Reviews There is no lack of content, but you need to organize it.


Project Gutenberg - http://www.gutenberg.org/wiki/Main_Page
Libravox - http://librivox.org/
Feedbooks - http://www.feedbooks.com/
Archive.org - http://www.archive.org/index.php -- Old television programs.
CK12 - http://www.ck12.org/flexbook/
Wikipedia - http://wikipedia.org
Curriki - http://www.curriki.org/
Philips Exeter Math Problem Sets: http://www.exeter.edu/summer_programs/7327_7401.aspx
Kahn Academy: http://www.khanacademy.org/
Bean Free Library: http://www.baen.com/Library/
National Archives
Smithsonian
Google Art Project: http://www.googleartproject.com/
flipboard

http://calibre-ebook.com/


Search Free Textbooks on Google: https://encrypted.google.com/search?sourceid=navclient&hl=en&q=free+textbooks


Hybrid:


Google Books - books.google.com
Flat World Knowledge -- free content that you pay to publish it.




Pay Content -- Can you get it:


iBooks
Kindle
B&N Nook
Google Books
Coursesmart
Inklink
WebAssign
Aleks -- Runs on laptops with Java plugin... Individual quizzes ->
Netflix
Amazon Prime -> Students can get free content --
Textbook Supplemental Information

Art Stor: http://www.artstor.org/index.shtml



Games


Valley Sim: Studying the Civil War -- High School/College simulation.
-- > Valley of the Shadow project...
iCivics.org -- Teaching government at the elementary level.

Online Assessment Tools:


http://www.schoolnet.com/Default.aspx