After your project description has been proofread, you can begin
inviting people to join your project. This is an exciting time as you
wait to see which classrooms will join you in your collaborative study.
Respond to a registration as soon as a class notifies you. Send
them a greeting and additional information that will help them prepare
for this project.
Suggestions you can use to invite others to join your class:
1. Internet Projects Registry
- Internet Projects
- The worksheet "Composing Your Project Announcement"
was based on the information you need to share when you register your
project at this site. Sponsored by Lightspan, thousands of educators
around the world check this site for new project listings.
2. Announce Your Project on a Mailing List
A mailing list is a wonderful communication tool that offers its members
the opportunity to post suggestions or questions to a large number of
people at the same time. Many mailing lists include educators searching
for collaboration with other educators. Read this article to learn more
about mailing lists and how to join one:
- Mailing List for Indiana Educators
- What is a listserve?
3. Announce Your Project on WebSites that Post Project Opportunities
In this tutorial, the page "Join
a Collaborative Project" lists serveral websites that post
collaborative projects. Visit these sites and submit your project