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Central Applications Office. The 50 Best Smartphone Apps For Teachers Arranged By Category. Mobile phones managed to mostly kick their classroom stigma once the iPhone, Android, Blackberry, and other PDA-cellular hybrids (also known as “smartphones,” but you knew that already) popped onto the scene.

The 50 Best Smartphone Apps For Teachers Arranged By Category

Thanks to the veritable Library of Alexandria of apps available on the respective markets, life can run that much smoother for professionals of all types. And that, of course, includes teachers. We’ve discovered a seemingly endless collection of smartphone apps that teachers can put to work in the classroom and beyond, creating a powerhouse of back-to-school mobile tools. Read on to discover 50 of the best smartphone apps for teachers, and share any personal favorites we’ve missed in the comments. For the Classroom Smart Dot It’s an iDevice-based laser pointer that doubles as a remote control for PowerPoint and Keynote presentations — well worth it for slide-loving educators!

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Online courses and classes from the world's best. AskOwls: Online lessons in virtually any subject. GCFLearnFree. Mash.ie. School pages. Maths. Anti Bullying. 5 Free Websites To Improve Handwriting. Here is a list of 5 free websites to improve handwriting.

5 Free Websites To Improve Handwriting

These websites allow you to work on your handwriting by reading tips and downloading worksheets. Handwriting is a very essential part of a student’s or an individual’s personality. Even in today’s digital era, handwriting stills holds its importance firmly. A good handwriting certainly boosts your confidence and adds to your personality. These websites provide you essential tips and advice that you can follow to work on your handwriting. The free websites to improve handwriting I have reviewed in this article are HandwritingHelpForKids.com, JMeacham.com, HandwritingWorksheets.Com, DonnaYoung, and WorksheetWorks.com. HandwritingHelpForKids.com Sponsored Links This is the first website in this list, to improve handwriting. Try HandwritingHelpForkids here.

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Minister’s Book Rental Scheme Is Penalising Schools – INTO. The Irish National Teachers’ Organisation (INTO) has said that the new Book Rental Scheme, as proposed by Minister for Education and Skills Ruairí Quinn, is penalising schools that have struggled and made sacrifices to set up book rental schemes in the past.

Minister’s Book Rental Scheme Is Penalising Schools – INTO

The General Secretary of the INTO, Sheila Nunan, said that the Minister’s proposal is completely unacceptable and called it “nothing more than a slap in the face to schools”. Minister Quinn announced today that he had secured €15 million to support the establishment of book rental schemes in primary schools which do not currently operate them. This money is to be used as seed capital to allow primary schools to set up such book loan schemes. It is estimated that only 20% of schools have not set up such Book Rental Schemes. The Minister said: “I am delighted to see that so many of our primary schools have taken the initiative to establish book rental schemes. The INTO is unhappy with the operation of the scheme.

200 Free Kids Educational Resources: Lessons, Apps, Books, Websites... This collection provides a list of free educational resources for K-12 students (kindergarten through high school students) and their parents and teachers.

200 Free Kids Educational Resources: Lessons, Apps, Books, Websites...

It features free video lessons/tutorials; free mobile apps; free audiobooks, ebooks and textbooks; quality YouTube channels; free foreign language lessons; test prep materials; and free web resources in academic subjects like literature, history, science and computing. This newly-released list is a work in progress. Please tell us if we're missing something good. Free Audio Books, eBooks and Textbooks Free Audio Books: Our collection of 450 free audio books includes many children's classics. Free eBooks: This collection includes many children's classics in ebook format.

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