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Web 2.0 Hits the Schools!!
What is Web 2.0?
Web 2.0 is term that was introduced in 2004 and refers to the second generation of the World Wide Web. The term "2.0" comes from the software industry, where new versions of software programs are labeled with an incremental version number. Like software, the new generation of the Web includes new features and functionality that was not available in the past. However, Web 2.0 does not refer to a specific version of the Web, but rather a series of technological improvements.
Web 2.0 has many ways to promote communication.
Web 2.0 uses a wide variety of media to promote communication, collaboration and creativity.
Web 2.0 promotes an active participation online.
Create, Collaborate, Communicate
Web 2.0 is about revolutionary new ways of creating, collaborating, editing and sharing user-generated content online. It's also about ease of use. There's no need to download, and teachers and students can master many of these tools in minutes. Technology has never been easier or more accessible to all.