Charles Hill
Putnam Valley Schools
Putnam Valley, NY
School Intranets:
Creating and Managing Instructional Resources

Classroom Connect Conference, Atlantic City, April 22 and 23, 1998

Session
Outline
1. What is an Intranet?
 
2. Moving from the simple to the complex - an Intranet prehistory.
  • Why set one up?
  • What can you put on it?
  • The Putnam Valley philosophy: simpler is better; something is better than nothing.
3. The basic Intranet.
  • Hardware and software.
  • Downloading to your Intranet.
4. Some cautions.
  • Who's in control?
  • What does the law say?
5. Working and collaborating to create a more complex Intranet.
 
6. Learning more: good sites to visit.
 
Note:
A web version of this outline is available on the Putnam Valley Schools web site [#PVSite/PVLinks/CCInt.html]. The complete session notes are also available [#Intranet/PVIntranet.html] - but you must know the password in order to get in.


Good
sites
to
visit

About Web Sites in General

About Intranets in Particular

Legal

Soft-
ware

Servers and Stuff

Builder.Com [http://www.cnet.com/Content/Builder/Downloads/] - Windows.
 
InfoMac [http://hyperarchive.lcs.mit.edu/HyperArchive.html] - Mac.
 
Internet.com's WebCompare [http://webcompare.internet.com/] - Comparative information about different servers.
 
Jumbo [http://www.jumbo.com] - Mac and Windows.
 
Qualcomm's Eudora Mail Server [http://www.eudora.com] - Mac and Windows.
 
Social Engineering's Quid Pro Quo [http://www.socialeng.com/] - Macintosh server.
 
StarNine's WebSTAR [http://www.starnine.com/] - Macintosh server.
 
ZDNet Software Library [http://www.hotfiles.com/internet.html] - Mac and Windows.
 

Whack that Web

Collaboration Software

This page was updated on April 5, 1998


Contact Charles Hill
Putnam Valley Central School District
171 Oscawana Lake Road
Putnam Valley, NY 10579
914-528-8143