Great first meeting, everyone!
From reading your responses, this promises to be a very exciting semester. Can't wait to see how Facebook turns out...
We hear you about learning about new platforms. So far, we have worked with
- Google Docs (specifically the Spreadsheet) for posting the Fall course descriptions. See HERE
- Google Sites (a wiki) for posting our Spring syllabi, as per Rich's suggestion. See HERE
- Google Groups (a discussion group) for the Fall mid-semester JAM. See HERE
And we LOVED Magda's idea to have her students videotape themselves reading their papers! I don't know if you like peer review forms, Magda, but if you have them link their video to a survey in Google Forms or Survey Monkey, students could also give quick feedback on specific areas...