Pageflakes, a community-driven personalized home page founded last year, is using Web 2.0 technology to revolutionize how schools and others use the internet through a process known as "pagecasting." Teachers and students have found it a fast and easy way to set up an online learning environment without any programming skills and at no cost. Using Pageflakes, educators arrange "Flakes"--small, movable versions of popular web sites, interactive research tools, and education-specific applications--on a customized web page. Educators then can use Pageflakes' innovative pagecasting capability to share their page privately with their students, classes, and administrators, or publish it to the...

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