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6 of The Best Web Tools for Creating Educational Video Tutorials

Camtasia from TechSmith allows you to easily record your screen movements and actions and create step by step screencasts to share with …

A New Tool for Turning Webpages Into Whiteboards

July, 2015<br>Here is a new interesting tool for teachers. Whiteboard , we discovered via Stephen Gale, is a Chrome app that enables you to draw on top …

14 Social Media Marketing Tools Recommended by the Pros

Are you looking for ways to enhance your social media marketing?<p>Do you want new tools to simplify your job?<p>Using the right tools can help you manage …

Top 3 Android Presentation Apps for Teachers

June 16, 2015<br>When it comes to Android presentation apps the options we have are very limited compared to iOS apps for the same category. Apps such as …

Some Good EdTech Tools to Use in Class

<b>1- Sway</b><p>A new online presentation creator from Microsoft that is getting attention from the education community.<p>Create video chats with colleagues and …

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Create and share beautiful interactive books using Book Creator and other Apps

Book Creator is a powerful app to use with students. They can easily create interactive books which include images, video, text, handwriting and …

Top 10 Web Tools

1. Webspiration<p>Webspiration is a Web 2 tool that allows you to create online mind maps. These mind maps are easy to use in groups and the tool also …

70 Top Sources of Free eLearning Courses

Two years ago we featured Julie DeNeen’s (@jdeneen4) 50 Top Sources Of Free eLearning Courses on Getting Smart. Since, we’ve seen platforms enhance, …

6 Apps That Target Higher-Order Thinking Skills

21st Century Learning<p>Our expert’s sample activities show how using free tech tools can help students learn to analyze, evaluate and create.<p>A …

This Is How to Create A Library in Google Scholar

December 6, 2014<br>We have recently started a series of posts on Google Scholar. The purpose of these posts is to help teachers and students make the …

Over 20 Good Apps to Use in BYOD Classroom

December 5, 2014 <br>BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) is not only about students bringing their own devices to class and using them for educational purposes. …

The Best Resources For Using Chromebooks In The Classroom – Help Me Find More

I’ve become increasingly disappointed with our District’s decision to not purchase Chromebooks and, instead, purchase far more expensive and far …

321 Free Tools for Teachers - Free Educational Technology

Archive’s audio and MP3 library This library contains over two hundred thousand free digital recordings ranging from alternative news programming, to …

Ultimate List of All in One Social Media Tools

Managing all your social accounts can be a task. A few years ago an all in one social engagement tool would have been hard to recommend. Now that …

Top 100 Sites/Apps of 2014

Well, it's that time of year again for my favorite and most robust list on the top 100 Sites/Apps of the year. As w/ the previous year's list, more …

6 Apps That Target Higher-Order Thinking Skills

21st Century Learning<p>Our expert’s sample activities show how using free tech tools can help students learn to analyze, evaluate and create.<p>A …

10 of the Most Engaging Uses of Instructional Technology (with Dozens of Resources and Tools) | Emerging Education Technologies

Start the New School Year With More Fun, Engaging Techniques and Resources Than You’ll Probably be Able to use all Year!<p>Are you looking for ways to …

Padlet: Create a Virtual Wall Engage Your Students

Years ago I stumbled on Wallwisher, a virtual post-it note board. I liked the concept, but the backgrounds were garish and hard to look at for long. …

The Backchannel: Giving Every Student a Voice in the Blended Mobile Classroom

At the time, we did not have mobile devices. If we had, then a number of free tools could have augmented class discussions and supported students …

12 Ways To Share Almost Any File With Your Students

<b>12 Ways To Share Almost Any File With Your Students</b><p>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b><p>As a 21st century teacher, you probably need to share stuff, and have stuff …

Great Tools to Create Classroom Multimedia Magazines and Books

May 28, 2014<br>Web 2.0 technologies have radically transformed the education landscape, shifting the concept of agency from the teacher and placing it …

The Best Interactive Web Tools for Educators

Most of us are working at full capacity, and keeping up with technology can feel like one more chore on the to-do list. Still, learning your way …

30 Web 2.0 Tools in 60 Minutes

This is an episode of The Tech Educator Podcast that I co-host every Sunday at 6pm Central time. This week I was absent as I was participating in a …

A Great Collection of Teacher-tested Apps to Engage Students

Study geography, history, and earth science with this interactive 3D globe and its multimedia annotations.<p>A collection of 150+ animated and …

Powerful Chromebook Apps for Teachers

Create quizzes, polls, and forms using this app's visual drag-and-drop editor.<p>Work on the same diagrams and mind maps with colleagues in real-time …

Screencast-O-Matic: An Essential (Free) Tool for the Digital Classroom

Overview<p>Nobody likes hearing their own voice played back. Now there is a science to why this is, but it really is no excuse for avoiding the time …