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Facebook Twitter - Share Text & Images the Easy Way. Text 2 Mind Map - Simple mind mapping online. Free mind mapping (and related types) software. I see regular inquiries on Twitter and in forums from people looking for free software to support visual thinking.

Free mind mapping (and related types) software

To provide answers, InformationTamers have put together 14 pages to help you find the one for your needs. Responsable d'Établissement Touristique - RET - Word cloud. Fastest Way to Create Comic Strips and Cartoons - Toondoo. 01- Comment Dicter son Texte à la Voix. Quandary Home Page. Alternatives To Homework: A Chart For Teachers. Alternatives To Homework: A Chart For Teachers Part of rethinking learning means rethinking the bits and pieces of the learning process–teaching strategies, writing pieces, etc.

Alternatives To Homework: A Chart For Teachers

Which is what makes the following chart from Kathleen Cushman’s Fires in the Mind compelling. Rather than simply a list of alternatives to homework, it instead contextualizes the need for work at home (or, “homework”). It does this by taking typical classroom situations–the introduction of new material, demonstrating a procedure, etc.), and offering alternatives to traditional homework assignments. In fact, most of them are alternatives to homework altogether, including group brainstorming, modeling/think-alouds, or even the iconic pop-quiz. Printing Press. Infographics & Data Visualization. - interaktive und multimediale Lernbausteine. Narrable. Three Great iPad Apps for Recording Tutorials and Screen Sharing. February 21, 2014 iPad is a great versatile device that can be utilized for a wide range of educational purposes in our classrooms.

Three Great iPad Apps for Recording Tutorials and Screen Sharing

One of the best uses is to turn it into a whiteboard canvass to record and create tutorials and step by step guides to share with your students. There are in fact several apps that you can use for this purpose, here is a list of some I have reviewed in the past, however, today I am adding three great tittles to this collection: 1- Air Sketch Since my last review of Air Sketch a few weeks ago, the folks in Air Sketch have contacted me informing me about the new version they have released. Interactive Educational Videos for better classroom learning. The easiest way to take notes synchronized with videos! 48 Ultra-Cool Summer Sites for Kids and Teachers. A good majority of northern hemisphere and international schools are winding down the 2011-2012 school year and doors will be closing as the students and teachers take off on their summer adventures.

48 Ultra-Cool Summer Sites for Kids and Teachers

Here is a list of great sites for kids and teachers to keep you happily productive and learning this summer. These are in no way in any order of personal preference or coolness. Happy summer! 1. Magic Tree House. Best Text-to-Speech Demo: Create Talking Avatars and Online Characters. English Text To Speech, TTS: English, Spanish, French, Russian, Italian, German, Portuguese, Korean, Japanese, Chinese. Studio Beta - Internet DVR - Convert YouTube to MP3. Movenote. Make'em Curious With Your Video Lessons — ActivePresenter Tutorials.

Comparison of screencasting software. This page provides a comparison of notable screencasting software, used to record activities on the computer screen.

Comparison of screencasting software

This software is commonly used for desktop recording, gameplay recording and video editing. Screencasting software is typically limited to streaming and recording desktop activity alone, in contrast with a software vision mixer, which has the capacity to mix and switch the output between various input streams. Comparison by specification[edit] Comparison by features[edit] The following table compares features of screencasting software. References[edit] External links[edit] Screencasting. Flipping the iPad Enabled Classroom (Part 1 of 2) October 6, 2013 Schools with iPads Programs are Flipping the Classroom too!


Create a course. PixiClip. Teachers - ABC Splash. TouchCast. Animated education presentation with more fun to engage the class. Visualized & Vivid Digital Canvas for Mindmapping Class Focusky – Zooming and Full Screen Slideshow Focusky's zooming canvas brings a brand new way for classroom.

Animated education presentation with more fun to engage the class

Never underestimate imaginations of your students. They are the future, so their every lesson should be significant! IKT i skolan. Strategier för bedömning för lärande – konkreta exempel. Kunskapsformaren. Poll Everywhere. ImageQuiz. My Ad on Ireland. Help. TodaysMeet. TubeChop - Chop YouTube Videos. Video Slides for YouTube and Vimeo. 33 Digital Tools for Advancing Formative Assessment in the Classroom. I came across a great blog post the other day – Formative Assessments Are Easier Than You Think – that told the firsthand account of a teacher, Steven Anderson, who implemented formative assessment in his classroom.

33 Digital Tools for Advancing Formative Assessment in the Classroom

EduClipper. Booktrack - Create and Listen to Soundtracks for Books. Skapa video/film/animationer. Ljud och Podcast. Respons och interaktiva tavlor. Word clouds. Enkla verktyg. Språkdidaktik. Wiki. Show My Homework.

E-portfolio. Guides. Språklänkportalens blogg. Fakebook - let's have fun with biographies. This is a very interesting tool to study biographies in a different way.

Fakebook - let's have fun with biographies

With Fakebook you can invent a profile of any historical or fictional character. Your result will be a Facebook-like page! You can add images, links, videos, "friends", comments and "likes"! I think it could be very useful to study history or literature. Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: 5 Skills to Help You Start Your Online Personal Teaching Network. 15 Options for Creating Screen Capture Images and Videos - Including on Chromebooks. For the next few days I'm taking some time off to relax, play with my dogs, and ski with friends. Rather than leave the blog dormant for a few days, I'm re-running some of the most popular posts of the year. TechSmith Snagit is a screen capture tool from the producers of the popular screencasting tools Jing and Camtasia.

TechSmith Snagit is a Chrome app and extensions that allows you to capture all or part of screen then draw and write on your screen capture. The Snagit Chrome extension is what allows you to capture your screen. The Snagit Chrome app allows you to save your screen captures in your Google Drive account. Alla kategorier. Digital Tools for Project-Based Learning in Primary. Suzie Boss and Jane Krauss's book Reinventing Project Based Learning is a wealth of information about digital tools, the internet and Web 2.0 and how these tools can be used to meet the essential learning needs of 21st century students.

Digital Tools for Project-Based Learning in Primary

Here are some ideas taken from Chapter 3 of the book, all of which I've used with primary students and which I have tried to align with the new ICT in the PYP strands. The need for ubiquity - ICT in the PYP strand: Investigate, Communicate Today's students want to be able to learn any time and anywhere. Web Tools to Use with Bloom's Digital Taxonomy. “Scrawlar” Will Certainly Be One Of The Top Web 2.0 Tools Of The Year… Acapela Box : create your text to speech messages. 1. Your Acceptance of Terms Welcome to the Acapela-Box Website. Digital slidebooks for student creativity, self-expression, and imagination - Biteslide.

Tackk — Content Creation + Sharing. Calaméo – Publish your documents. Omröstning online. AnswerGarden - Plant a Question, Grow Answers. Game-based blended learning & classroom response system. Canva – Amazingly simple graphic design for blogs, presentations, Facebook covers, flyers and so much more. Create timelines, share them on the web. 100 Helpful Web Tools for Every Kind of Learner. For those unfamiliar with the term, a learning style is a way in which an individual approaches learning. Many people understand material much better when it is presented in one format, for example a lab experiment, than when it is presented in another, like an audio presentation. Determining how you best learn and using materials that cater to this style can be a great way to make school and the entire process of acquiring new information easier and much more intuitive.

Here are some great tools that you can use to <a href=">cater to your individual learning style, no matter what that is. Visual Learners Visual learners learn through seeing and retain more information when it's presented in the form of pictures, diagrams, visual presentations, textbooks, handouts and videos. Auditory Learners Auditory learners do best in classes where listening is a main concern. Kinesthetic Learners. Seven Free Online Whiteboard Tools for Teachers and Students.

This afternoon through the Free Technology for Teachers Facebook page I received a request for some free whiteboard apps. All of the following seven tools can be used to draw and type on a whiteboard in your browser. With the exception of PixiClip all of these tools can be used collaboratively for brainstorming sessions. While PixiClip doesn't allow for collaboration it does have a voice-over capability. Sketchlot is a free collaborative whiteboard service that works on any device that has a web browser. I tested it on my MacBook, my iPad, and my Android tablet. Create interactive flash tools / games for education. : A Nicer Way To Share YouTube™ Videos. SpiderScribe. 100 Websites You Should Know and Use (updated!) Entertainment. 197 Educational YouTube Channels You Should Know About.

197 Educational YouTube Channels You Should Know About If you don’t have a YouTube channel as an education provider, there’s a good chance you’re behind the times. Diigo. Text Layout. Let's Crowdsource Formative Assessment Strategies. QR Code Generator. Infuselearning. Om strategier i engelska språket. Tools. Tagxedo - Word Cloud with Styles. WebQuest Maker. Google Docs. View Interactive SlideShow: Using Google Docs Presentation to Construct View Interactive SlideShow: Improve Writing with Google Using GoogleDocs Spreadsheet as an Exit The Best K-12 Education Technology Blogs. Technology Integration @ TES. Review: Reflection app brings full iPad & iPhone AirPlay mirroring to Mac. Right before Apple made AirPlay mirroring for Macs official with the Mountain Lion developer preview, we told you about AirParrot, a third-party app that brings the same functionality to Snow Leopard.

The same developers just announced the first solid release of another AirPlay app, but this time it is for iPad 2 and iPhone 4S mirroring to your Mac. “Reflection” ($14.99 single license) allows users to easily view their iPhone or iPad’s screen (and audio) on a Mac’s display over AirPlay. - AirPlay mirroring to your Mac or PC, wirelessly. Audience Response Systems. Text Message (SMS) Polls and Voting, Audience Response System.

Teacher's Toolbox. PHRAS.IN - Say this or say that? Free Visual English Dictionary and Thesaurus. Does English spelling make sense? The Flipped Foreign Language Classroom: RESOURCES. The Flipped Classroom. More and more, you might hear about the flipped classroom. What is it? Well, the flipped classroom is a teaching model where students do traditional classroom activities, such as listen to lectures, at home via the Internet, resulting in more time for engaging practice activities in class.