Technology for Schools
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A couple of weeks ago, I received a surprising, but very pleasant, direct message on Twitter that went something like this, “Going to be in Surrey in a couple of weeks… want to get together?”
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If you like this post, I would also recommend this one on making note card confession videos , or this one on making songs with your kids. Nothing fancy in this post, just the nuts and bolts of how to make an RSA Animate style video with your class!
The familiar sound comes through our computer speakers, and instantly my 4th grade classroom comes alive. “Is it him?” “Can I talk first?”
One of the common obstacles to using many Web 2.0 tools in elementary school and middle school classrooms is the registration requirement that those tools have. Fortunately, there are many good Web 2.0 tools that do not require registration. Nathan Hall has started to put together a Diigo list of Web 2.0 tools that do not require registration .
Education, as with all aspects of culture, is greatly impacted by the forward progress of technology. Several technology blogs for education are maintained by well-known individuals in the field of secondary and postsecondary education. These technology blogs address technological developments as these innovations relate to education.
Do you suffer from info overload?
Tech Tools & Sites For Teachers
In a Simple K12 blog post titled “17 Signs Your Classroom is Behind the Times” they provide a list of things that characterize a classroom that has fallen behind. Number 16 lists a variety of technology tools that every educator should know about.
The new features listed below are now up on the LiveBinders site.
"Parenting is not for the faint of heart," novelist Harlan Coben (1) writes. Let's face it, parenting is really hard, especially when parents feel that "a vast and frightening Internet culture is hijacking their kids," as New York psychologist Ron Taffel (2) notes. Too Big to Know
There’s no doubt about it, the iPad is a desirable product. Now the new staff have one it is clear excitement and enthusiasm abound.
Tech and education
Using Free Websites as Learning & Teaching Tools 1.
Dropbox is a very useful tool to store online files, sync your computers and mobile devices and share files.
Ed Tech Tools
ICT in Education
Technology to Promote Thinking
Technology enhanced education