What is Web 2.0?
Webopedia states that Web 2.0 is "the term given to describe a second generation of the World Wide Web that is focused on the ability for people to collaborate and share information online."
What Does that Mean in English?
What Webopedia was trying to say is, Web 2.0 are websites that act like apps that allow users to create content and share it online.
How Do Web 2.0 Tools Effect Me and My Classroom?
The popularity of Web 2.0 Tools gives us as teachers more access to content curation tools for students to show us what they know. These tools allow students to create and not consume content. When students create their own content based on their learning, they retain the information better.