Part I: Get to Know the New Writing Chapter 1 - How Is Writing Reinvented? Chapter 2 - Picking the Right Tool Part II: The 9 Types of Tools Chapter 3 - Reinventing Paper: ePaper and eBooks Chapter 4 - Reinventing Notetaking: Digital Notebooks Chapter 5 - Reinventing Notecards: Social Bookmarking Chapter 6 - Reinventing the filing cabinet and inbox: Cloud Syncing Chapter 7 - Reinventing Word processors: CLOUD Writing Apps Chapter 8 - Reinventing Journals & Book Reports: Blogging and Microblogging Chapter 9 - Reinventing Group Reports and presentations: Wikis and Website builders Chapter 10 - Reinventing Prewriting: Graphic Organizers, Mind Mapping, and More Chapter 11 - Reinventing Illustrations and scrapbooks - Cartoons and Infographics Part III: Practical Ways to Implement the Tools in the Classroom Chapter 12 - Reinventing Citizenship: Preventing problems by teaching students how to be good digital citizens Chapter 13 - Making Your Job Easier: Building Writing Communities where students love to learn Chapter 14 - Will it Ever Stop? Enjoying & relaxing in the new age of change with a timeless mindset Appendices Appendix A - Quick Start Checklist (Putting it all together) Appendix B - Common Core Standards Summarized Appendix C - During Class Writing Checklist Appendix D - Good sources of information to add to the Student PLN Appendix E - Common Pages for Wikis and Websites
Vicki Davis is the award-winning blogger known as Cool Cat Teacher (www.coolcatteacher.com). She is a thought-leader in the field of educational technology and a frequent speaker at conferences. She teaches and directs the IT department at Westwood Schools in Camilla, Georgia.