Podcasting -

Podcasting Resources

Apple's iPod in the Classroom Lesson Plans - **http://www.apple.com/education/products/ipod/podcasting.html**

Apple iTunes - **http://www.apple.com/itunes**

Apple iTunes University - **http://www.apple.com/education/itunes-u/**
Audacity - free open source software for recording and editing sound files - **http://audacity.sourceforge.net/**
Audacity LAME Encoder (enables Audacity to save to MP3 format) - Download and place in the Audacity folder.

Educational Podcasting Directory - This UK directory lists podcasts for educational use - suitable for use by children and young people at school, college and elsewhere. The directory also lists podcasts produced and published by pupils, young people, and educators. **http://recap.ltd.uk/podcasting/index.php**
Educational Podcast Network (EPN) - Provides suggested classroom uses broken down by grade and subject level. **http://epnweb.org**
FreePlayMusic - This site is a great resource for locating and downloading royalty-free sound files - **http://www.freeplaymusic.com**
GCast - Free site for creating and hosting podcasts (even works with cell phones!) - **http://www.gcast.org**
Learning in Hand - Tony Vincent has expanded the content of this site to include information not only on handheld computers, but podcasting, iPods, and other mobile devices. **http://learninginhand.com/podcasting/**
Quick Guide to Podcast for Windows Users - Contains step-by-step instructions for setting up your first podcast. **http://superuser.com.au/documents/podcast_on_windows/podcast_book.pdf**
Radio WillowWeb
Online radio shows produced by Willow Elementary students. **http://www.mpsomaha.org/willow/radio/index.html**

Resources provided by Tracy Smith, Technology Director, Parkland School District