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Loopy Makes It Easy to Create Animated Simulations. How to Use Zero Noise Classroom. CC Search prototype. My Five Most Frequently Recommended Google Forms Add-ons. I receive a lot of emails from readers who have questions about Google Forms and G Suite in general.

My Five Most Frequently Recommended Google Forms Add-ons

How to Make Your YouTube Videos Interactive. A Look Back: “The Fifteen Tech Tools & Non-Tech Resources I Use Most Often With My Students” In February, this blog will be celebrating its ten-year anniversary!

A Look Back: “The Fifteen Tech Tools & Non-Tech Resources I Use Most Often With My Students”

Leading up to it, I’m re-starting a series I tried to do in the past called “A Look Back.” Each week, I’ll be re-posting a few of my favorite posts from the past ten years. Using Robots to Create Art: Dot and Dash Edition. Lately I have been thinking about how to integrate technology and visual art in a more visual way.

Using Robots to Create Art: Dot and Dash Edition

The A in STEAM is an equal participant and sometimes it is seen as an afterthought. So I am focusing on ways to create STEAM lessons wherein the artistic product is just as important as the process itself. I have been playing around with the idea of using robots to create artwork in the classroom. There are many examples of how machines and technology assist artists in the creation of their masterpieces, so what about using the robot as an artistic tool, like a marker or paintbrush? In this article, I will discuss our classroom adventures with our robots, Dot and Dash, and provide a round-up of links/ideas for creative play. Dot and Dash by Wonder Workshop. Creative Storytelling App. Create Videos in Minutes with Mysimpleshow. This is a sponsored post.

Create Videos in Minutes with Mysimpleshow

All opinions are my own. Videos are becoming such important tools for teachers, but one thing that stops many of us from using videos is making them: With all the other things we have to do, there’s very little time to find the right video creation tool, learn how to use it, then actually create the videos. If you want to get started quickly, or if you’ve already been creating videos but are ready for something new, mysimpleshow may be the perfect tool for you.

In just a few minutes, you can create a student-friendly, HD-quality video that explains any concept you can imagine, then publish it right away, and it’s totally free. Google Cast-enabled site vs. casting a tab - Chromecast Help. Some websites are Google Cast-enabled to deliver the best possible entertainment experience.

Google Cast-enabled site vs. casting a tab - Chromecast Help

Currently, YouTube, Netflix, Google Play Movies, Google Play Music and more are Google Cast-enabled and we're adding new ones all the time! Casting a tab or entire desktop - Chromecast Help. ¿Por qué ver tu contenido de entretenimiento favorito o navegar por Internet en tu ordenador si puedes hacerlo en una pantalla grande?

Casting a tab or entire desktop - Chromecast Help

New Cast functionality in Chrome - Chromecast Help. Nous déployons actuellement quelques modifications relatives à la fonctionnalité Google Cast dans le navigateur Chrome (Chrome 51 ou version ultérieure).

New Cast functionality in Chrome - Chromecast Help

In Support of Excellence. Powered by Traduttore When I received the invitation from the new Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine at the Nanyang Technological University in Singapore, I decided to completely upgrade two seminar workshops.

In Support of Excellence

Padwheelposter. Top 16 Tech Tools to Try in 2016 – edutechchick. Last year about this time, I wrote about Top 25 Tech Tools to try in 2015.

Top 16 Tech Tools to Try in 2016 – edutechchick

These are still great options for 2016 but I wanted to highlight several more that you can use this upcoming school year. The same tech tools criteria applies… Edtech continues to evolve and grow, with new players entering the ring all the time. It can be overwhelming to keep up with, particularly when so many of the tools happen to accomplish the same end goal. Free HTML5 Online Animation Maker, Banner Maker and Video Maker. Scheller Teacher Education Program. TaleBlazer has been used by a wide range of users to create unique location-based experiences including: Youth Organizations like Global Kids engage young people in their community while creating AR games.

Scheller Teacher Education Program

Museums like the Harvard Museum of Natural History collaborate with us to find new ways of interacting with artifacts. Zoos like Columbus Zoo and Aquarium and Drumlin Farm Wildlife Sanctuary create experiences for visitors to interact with their exhibits. EcoMOBILE: Integrating augmented reality and probeware with environmental education field trips. Harvard University, Graduate School of Education, Cambridge, MA, USA Received 1 February 2012, Revised 19 September 2012, Accepted 6 February 2013, Available online 14 March 2013 Choose an option to locate/access this article: Check if you have access through your login credentials or your institution Check access doi:10.1016/j.compedu.2013.02.018 Get rights and content Abstract.

7 Free Timeline Tools Compared In One Chart. How to Enable Automatic Grading in Google Forms. Get started with Google Apps for Education - Google Apps Administrator Help. Welcome to Google for Education Help Centers - Google for Education Help. Google Cast for Education Help. Make sure your device is updated, and that you are signed in with your Google Apps for Education account. Once you set up your Cast for Education app, your settings will be saved on that device. Go to the Chrome Web Store. Click Add to Chrome. Click Add app. Expeditions. Expeditions - App Android su Google Play. Expeditions Help. Google Expeditions. Expeditions. Tarr's Toolbox. ClassTools.net. The Best Ways to Use Padlet - Examples from Teachers. This afternoon at the ISTE 2016 conference I had a nice meeting with Melanie Broder from Padlet. She told me about some of the things that Padlet is working on developing during the rest of the year.

One of things is a community for educators. That community should help teachers find creative uses of Padlet as well as sharing lesson activities in general. Until that community gets going, take a look at Padlet's Best of Education wall. Padlet's Best of Education wall features twenty-seven Padlet walls created by teachers. Google Forms Can Now Automatically Grade Quizzes Without an Add-on. For a long time Flubaroo has been one of my go-to recommendations for easy scoring of quizzes created in Google Forms. Today, Google made it easier than ever to have quizzes scored for you and to show students their scores. Now when you create a Google Form you can go into the Form settings and choose the quiz option. Within the quiz option you can choose to have your questions scored as students answer them.

You can also choose to show students their scores as well as correct answers. 5 Ways to Quickly Get Your Students On the Same Webpage. Getting all of your students on the same webpage at once is one of the small and annoying challenges of using websites and web tools in your classroom. Fortunately, there are some simple solutions to this challenge. The solution that you pick will be partially based upon the type of devices that your students use in your classroom. Here are five ways that you can quickly get all of your students on the same webpage. How to Use the New Version of Padlet. Last week Padlet introduced a revamped version of their online corkboard tool. The core functions of Padlet are still the same, but the user interface has changed a little bit. The primary changes are in the way that you customize your Padlet boards. 300+ Ed Tech Tools Tutorials. 20 Serious Games For School.

JeopardyLabs - Online Jeopardy Template. Create a Writing Prompt Generator in Google Sheets. 10 Tools for Creating Digital Portfolios. The end of the school year is here or will soon be here for many of us. While it is best to build digital portfolios over the course of a semester or school year, creating a digital portfolio at the end of the year is still a good way to collect and showcase examples of a student’s best work. Should you find yourself looking for a digital portfolio tool take a look at the ten options featured in my PDF handout embedded below or grab the Google Docs copy. Here are this week’s most popular posts from FreeTech4Teachers.com: 1.

Create an Interactive Video Summary of the School Year 2. Flippity.net: Easily Turn Google Spreadsheets into Flashcards and Other Cool Stuff. 30 Of The Best Apps For Group Project-Based Learning. 7 Apps for Student Creators. QR Codes Can Do That? There are tons of quick and easy ways to integrate technology into your instruction -- with powerful results. The Techie Teacher: 10 Things Siri Can Do for Teachers & Students. Create Interactive Writing Assignments to Share Through Google Classroom. Wizer is a neat tool for creating a variety of interactive assignments including writing assignments, multiple choice quizzes, and labeling assignments. Free apps list.

6 Ed Tech Tools to Try in 2015. While doing research for my upcoming e-book, The Teacher’s Guide to Tech, I have come across dozens of tools with pretty awesome potential for teaching and learning. These six are the ones I think are the most interesting and most useful right now. Wherever you fall on the technology spectrum — from newbie to experienced user — there’s probably something here you haven’t tried yet.

Although most of these tools aren’t brand-new, they are all steadily growing in popularity, and each one can enhance teaching and learning in a unique, time-saving, or engaging way. For every tool, I provide a brief overview, my personal rating of its difficulty, a video that demonstrates how the tool works, and a list of suggested ways you can use it. 6 Ed Tech Tools to Try in 201 6. About a year ago, I published an e-book called the Teacher’s Guide to Tech. You Can Now Create Your Classroom Website on iPad for Free. Simple free learning tools for students and teachers. Welcome! Play to Learn Course Challenge. Moviesandbox » an open-source machinima toolset. The top 50 apps for creative minds.

Instructional Technology. Easy-to-Use Green Screen App by DoInk Enables Creation of Green Screen Effects on the iPad. Ed Tech. Game-based blended learning & classroom response system. DROPitTOme - Securely receive files from anyone to your Dropbox. MAKE BELIEFS COMIX! Online Educational Comic Generator for Kids of All Ages. Jeopardy Rocks - Jeopardy game creator for teachers. Skype in the classroom - Skype in the classroom. Quiz Revolution - Most Popular Quiz Maker, Make a Quiz or Survey, Create a Fast Quiz or Survey. Fastest Way to Create Comic Strips and Cartoons - Toondoo. Socrative. Prezi. Padlet is the easiest way to create and collaborate in the world.

Brainstorming and Voting Amazingly Easy. Free Online Tool  Movie-making for everyone. AnswerGarden - Plant a Question, Grow Answers. Super Teacher Tools. TodaysMeet. JeopardyLabs - Online Jeopardy Template. ClassTools.net. Mentimeter. Blendspace - Create lessons with digital content in 5 minutes. QR voice. Student Materials: Comic Creator. Brickflow - Turn your media into memorable stories. Welcome to Flubaroo. Best Connected Teaching Tools. TodaysMeet - Give everyone a voice. ClassDojo.

Remind. QR Code Generator: QR Stuff Free Online QR Code Generator And Creator For Brochures, Print Advertising, Business Cards & Stickers. Smart Toy Robot. Plickers. Voting with smartphones during presentations. Quizizz: Fun Multiplayer Classroom Quizzes. Quizalize. Simple free learning tools for students and teachers. Socrative.