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Curating. Writing, Grammar, and Vocabulary. JotForm · Easiest Form Builder. How we will learn. How Inquiry Can Enable Students to Become Modern Day de Tocquevilles Observations of early America by Alexis de Tocqueville helped articulate the nation’s values.

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With the guidance of an inquiry based teacher, students create their own interpretations of democracy in America. Continue Reading. Web 2.0 teaching tools to enhance education and learning — Edjudo. A Website for Language Instructors in Ontario Canada to learn more about teaching using online resources. MindMaple - Mind Mapping Software - Improve Brainstorming Techniques. Google Docs for Learning.

ELT Tool Kit. NanoGong - Home. What is NanoGong?

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Basic features of the NanoGong applet NanoGong is an applet that can be used by someone to record, playback and save their voice, in a web page. When the recording is played back the user can speed up or slow down the sound without changing it. The speeded up or slowed down version of the recorded sound can be saved to the user's hard disk, if he/she wishes More Details ». There are special features for programmers, such as the ability to show or hide parts of the NanoGong interface More Details », or to completely control what the applet does More Details ». The NanoGong applet has been released as an open source project since version 3. An image of the NanoGong applet Using NanoGong in Moodle The Homepage The applet can be used on a web page by itself or as an integrated component in Moodle, the most popular open source learning management system. Latest Updates and Events. iPad Safari installation instruction.

DotEPUB — download any webpage as an e-book. Text Compactor: Free Online Automatic Text Summarization Tool. Free online tutorials for learning to use technology and ict in education. 100+ Google Tricks for Teachers. It's Google's world, we're just teaching in it.

100+ Google Tricks for Teachers

Now, we can use it a little more easily. With classes, homework, and projects–not to mention your social life–time is truly at a premium for all teachers, so why not take advantage of the wide world that Google has to offer? Free Nuts - All the interesting web apps here are delicious and free! CoolToolsfor21stCenturyLearners - CoolTools Vocabulary.

No Registration Needed for Students - List. Real-time local Twitter trends. World History : HyperHistory. Historypin. Audience Response Systems. Tips2012 iPad App Guide #10: Socrative. Socrative is marketed as a “student engagment” and “instant assessment” e-clicker device which runs off ANY web browser (on your laptop, smartphone, iPod, iPad, etc).

Tips2012 iPad App Guide #10: Socrative

It enables teachers to quickly and easily set up short multiple choice / short-answer / quiz assessment activities, which students respond to using their own devices. Student responses are collated, and displayed on the classroom screen or emailed to the teacher. According to educational research by deJong and Lane (2009), many students and teachers find “clickers” extremely engaging, so Socrative may well be worth experimenting with (depending on your preferred teaching approach). The 35 Best Web 2.0 Classroom Tools Chosen By You. 100 Web 2.0 Tools Every Teacher Should Know About 44.24K Views 0 Likes We're always trying to figure out the best tools for teachers, trends in the education technology industry, and generally doing our darnedest to bring you new and exciting ways to enhance the classroom. Bloom's Apps - 21nnovate.

Bloomsapps. Using Blooms Taxonomy in education is a highly effective way to scaffold learning for the students.


With the recent popularity and pervasive nature of iOS devices in school districts it is essential for educators to understand how to implement Blooms in the classroom using the apps that are available. While this list is by no means fully comprehensive, it will assist educators in getting started when implementing iOS devices in the classroom. Resources for EFL students. 50 Must-Have Educational Apps. It’s time for holiday road trips and you know what that means: driving, flying, cranky kids, and… teaching opportunities!

50 Must-Have Educational Apps

What’s that, you say? Well, there is so much downtime during the holidays where kids and adults spend hours just passing the time… why not try out some new apps on your phone? Many of these apps were found by The Teaching Palette, be sure to check out their fantastic site for more helpful resources! From learning the ABCs to doodling, there’s plenty of terrific apps out there that will pass the time but also educate. If you have other apps you want added to this list, just add them in the comments. *Most of the links below are to the iTunes store which will open another window and/or iTunes. Great Apps For Kids (And Adults) Alphabet Animals Perfect for your talented toddler, this game is packed with colorful animations, animal sounds, and tons of tips for learning their letters.

Mad Libs Just as goofy and fun as your remember. Interactive Resources for Imaginative Teachers. Tech Tools for Teachers. By Nik Peachey Tech expert Nik Peachey presents an invaluable series on using technology in the classroom.

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iPad - Why? How? Free Infographic Tools. School2 - home. 12 Dozen Places To Educate Yourself Online For Free. All education is self-education.

12 Dozen Places To Educate Yourself Online For Free

Period. It doesn’t matter if you’re sitting in a college classroom or a coffee shop. We don’t learn anything we don’t want to learn. Those people who take the time and initiative to pursue knowledge on their own are the only ones who earn a real education in this world. Take a look at any widely acclaimed scholar, entrepreneur or historical figure you can think of. If you’re interested in learning something new, this article is for you. Note that some of the sources overlap between various subjects of education. Science and Health. Cool Websites, Software and Internet Tips. Prepare for Success. E-moderation station. Web Applications Reviewed, Rounded Up & Explained. Present Anywhere from the Web, iPad, iPhone, or Android. The Knowledge Sharing Place.