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Google Earth
1. Downloading and Installing Google Earth - http://www.screencast.com/t/lsdX1UcXa
2. Using Navigation Tools in Google Earth - http://www.screencast.com/t/X7gKhq0G
3. Using Layers in Google Earth - http://www.screencast.com/t/yilTbihsd
4. Adding Layers from Google Earth's Internet Community - http://www.screencast.com/t/WnpJnxKO
5. Adding Text to a Placemark - http://www.screencast.com/t/qVpcgklK
6. Inserting an Image into a Placemark - http://www.screencast.com/t/uiofKIpOj
7. Organizing and Saving Placemarks to Your Computer - http://www.screencast.com/t/eZE9rMOgYQ
8. Changing Placemark Icons in Google Earth - http://www.screencast.com/t/c02Bedxf2Gg
9. Adding a Custom Icon to the Google Earth Icon Panel - http://www.screencast.com/t/EY8YHQ1ax
10. Adding a Path between Placemarks - http://www.screencast.com/t/taDmkGXtr21

Wikispaces
1. Join Wikispaces - http://www.screencast.com/t/CSf0iD2In
2. Creating a Wikispace - http://www.screencast.com/t/AdizFhAohwP
3. Add text to a wikipage - http://www.screencast.com/t/buMHrLDaQpw


Elluminate Sessions (most around 1 hour)


Google Earth Tutorials - Part I: Getting to Know Earth

Date: Sept. 28th at 8 pm EST
Session Topics: navigation, adding layers, searches, creating folders, organizing searchers, saving searches
Elluminate Session Recording Link - https://sas.elluminate.com/p.jnlp?psid=2009-09-28.1747.M.D4973B757C89E0F05EE528FB5B9FCD.vcr


Google Earth Tutorials - Part II: Creating Basic Placemarks
Date: October 26th at 8 pm EST
Session Topics: adding text, images, lists and web links, and using rulers to divide placemark elements
Presenters - Thomas Cooper, Alice Barr
Elluminate Session Recording Link - https://sas.elluminate.com/p.jnlp?psid=2009-10-26.1732.M.710CE1263F2BF8D1FB814C40272355.vcr

Google Earth Tutorials - Part III: Balloon Layouts with Tables
Date: Nov. 23rd, 2009, at 8 pm EST
Session Topics: hard rules, creating hard rules in photoshop, basic table layouts, advanced example from Google Earth, changing color of text, tables and balloons.
Presenters - Thomas Cooper, Alice Barr
Elluminate Session Recording Link - https://sas.elluminate.com/p.jnlp?psid=2009-11-23.1738.M.710CE1263F2BF8D1FB814C40272355.vcr
  • This program was meant to be one session, but we only got half through the process. We intended to continue in December, but only one person showed and they had not seen the first part. We will try to do the second part some other time. If you have any questions about part we didn't cover, please feel free to email me.

Google Earth Tutorials - Part IV: Creating Tours
Date: Jan. 25th, 2010, at 8 pm EST
Session Topics: folder organization, custom icons and path, GE animation tool and podcasting, and using balloon "Flyto;" KML code.
Presenters - Thomas Cooper, Alice Barr
Elluminate Session Recording Link - https://sas.elluminate.com/p.jnlp?psid=2010-01-25.1655.M.710CE1263F2BF8D1FB814C40272355.vcr

Google Earth Tutorials - Part V: Embedding Objects
Date: Feb. 22th, 2010, at 8 pm EST
Session Topics: images, videos, audio files, documents, charts and graphs, VoiceThreads and glogs, and also some discussion of the HTML in the embed code.
Presenters - Thomas Cooper, Alice Barr
Elluminate Session Recording Link - https://sas.elluminate.com/p.jnlp?psid=2010-02-22.1734.M.710CE1263F2BF8D1FB814C40272355.vcr

Google Earth Tutorials - Part VI: Design Principles
Date: March 21st, 2010, at 8 pm EST
Session Topics: color, order, form
Presenters - Thomas Cooper, Alice Barr
Elluminate Session Recording Link - (coming)


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