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Fujitsu Wireless Scanner. What companies offer teacher discounts? Smoke Show on USTREAM: Streaming tech workshops. Educational. Watch without ads Ustream © Search Log in / Sign up With Facebook (faster) Log in or sign up with Facebook See what your friends like and watch, get awesome recommendations Instant login, no passwords.

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Myspace Generators - Flash Toys. Your photos, automatically in 3D. Academic Earth - Video lectures from the world's top scholars. Welcome to the University of iTunesdelicious. LONDON, England (CNN) -- The wisdom of business professors, once only available to MBAs and business students, can now be accessed by anybody with an Internet connection.

Welcome to the University of iTunesdelicious

At HEC Paris, MBA students are given an iPod Touch so they can download podcasts of lectures. Hundreds of universities, and a growing number of business schools, are making recordings of lectures, seminars and conferences available to the general public via Web sites such as iTunes and YouTube. Leading business schools including University of Cambridge Judge Business School, Fuqua School of Business, and Yale School of Management make course content available for download through iTunes University (iTunes U), part of the of the iTunes online store. That means those whose budget won't stretch to a two-year MBA can simulate the experience at home -- or at work, in the gym or anywhere else they choose. Screen Capture Tools: 40+ Free Tools and Techniques. Screen capture, or print screen is perhaps the most efficient way to share whatever appears on your desktop.

Screen Capture Tools: 40+ Free Tools and Techniques

They help tech users like us to share and communicate better with friends and peers. Major operating systems today comes with basic screen capture and print screen function, but if these can’t fulfill what you need from a screen capture then you are probably looking for a screen capturing tool. Screen capturing tools do what the basic tool don’t. What these tools could do varies, including the ability to include sketches and text, instantly upload image online, audio capturing, dimension-specific capturing and more.

The faster, downloadable alternative to SparkNotes. Copyright-free English texts and recordings. What Caught my Eye this Week. 0 Comments November 10, 2009 By: Cheryl Oakes Nov 9 Written by: 11/9/2009 9:30 PM.

What Caught my Eye this Week

Web English Teacher. Teacher Tech Tuesday Webcast: Microsoft Education. Helping teachers create paperless classrooms. Common thinking about what kinds of folks make good 21st century teachers generally runs as follows: “They’re constantly in the process of being trained and being a lifelong learner,” he says.

helping teachers create paperless classrooms

The 'he' saying this is Jeff Murphy, a director of instruction for the Florida Virtual School and he's being quoted in a recent article from Education Week. I cannot tell you how tired I am of hearing this sort of talk. The last thing I want is to be 'trained' more. Technology Tools to Get Teachers Started. A mini-manual to Web readiness shows that immersion, with guidance, is key.

Technology Tools to Get Teachers Started

Credit: iStock Photo The culture of learning is changing, and technology is playing a major role in the transformation. Technology Tools to Get Teachers Started. Classroom 2.0. Free photos for education. By Carolyn Keeney Grades: 9-12 Duration: Will vary Objective Students will learn about Edgar Allan Poe’s, The Raven, by illustrating different verses of the poem using an image editor.

Free photos for education

Students will then combine the images and illustrations into a multimedia authoring tool to showcase to others. Materials Needed. Google-Proof Questioning: A New Use for Bloom's Taxonomy. The internet has revolutionized information collection.

Google-Proof Questioning: A New Use for Bloom's Taxonomy

The answer to virtually any question or problem is at our fingertips. Google has made this possible. While I am a great admirer of Google and an avid user of its products, in a way, Google has made my life as a teacher a LOT more difficult. Let me explain. For Educators. Google Books 2.0: Smarter Search and Easy Embeds.

Google Books has quietly been one of Google's most interesting project to date.

Google Books 2.0: Smarter Search and Easy Embeds

It has involved the scanning of millions of books (which has been a point of contention with book publishers) and allows users to not only read books but to search them, embed printed words, and even access them on mobile phones. Today, Google launched a ton additional improvements. Download Stopwatch - Stay On Top Stopwatch.

Share our free timers with your friends :-) is letting you download our cool stopwatch and countdown timers for free!

Download Stopwatch - Stay On Top Stopwatch

This will let you use the stopwatch when you are not on the internet. You may have to download a new version from time to time though, as updates and tweaks are made. These files do not need installing! They will just run from anywhere on your PC. Finally! An online quiz worth taking. March 4, 2010 by Claire Knight Posted in: In this week's e-newsletter, Latest News & Views, Tech Trends. RANDOM.ORG - True Random Number Service. Tech Learning TL Advisor Blog and Ed Tech Ticker Blogs from TL Blog Staff – 0 Comments June 2, 2010 By: Tech Learning Blog Staff Jun 2 Written by: 6/2/2010 6:21 AM ShareThis Wikipedia defines a timeline as a kind of graphic design showing a long bar labeled with dates alongside itself and (usually) events labeled on points where they would have happened. 1. Tech Learning TL Advisor Blog and Ed Tech Ticker Blogs from TL Blog Staff –

0 Comments June 21, 2010 By: Tech Learning Blog Staff Jun 21 Written by: 6/21/2010 12:12 AM ShareThis Ever since I started exploring creating music on the computer with Garageband, I've come to love how easy it is to integrate it into education. 1. Creating a Culture of Collaboration Through Technology Integration by Kim Cofino, Earl Grier. 3/23/2010 By: Earl Grier Cross-posted on always learning Last week, Chrissy and I were invited to give our presentation from ASB Unplugged, Hardware is Not Enough: The Teacher-Facilitator Partnership, to our Headmaster, Dr. Bill Gerritz, and Deputy Headmaster, Andy Davies. Welcome to C3. Free online diagram software - Flowchart & process diagram, Network diagram, BPMN diagrams, Sitemap, Organisation chart, Wireframe, business drawing software.

Tech Learning TL Advisor Blog and Ed Tech Ticker Blogs from TL Blog Staff – 0 Comments November 30, 2010 By: Tech Learning Blog Staff Nov 30 Written by: 11/30/2010 1:04 AM ShareThis Animations have already been so popular even before internet; and with the developing Web 2.0 applications, it has become an effective and an engaging tool in the classrooms. ZimmerTwins is a simple site to make great and fun animated stories. Cybraryman Catalogue of Educational WebSites - Educational Web sites for Teachers, Educators, Parents, Students.

Tech Learning TL Advisor Blog and Ed Tech Ticker Blogs from TL Blog Staff – 0 Comments. Ignite Talk Videos. Khan Academy. Fakebook: Mr. Lee Coker. Create educational games and quizzes at Tagxedo - Word Cloud with Styles. Student Book Publishing, Classroom Writing - Tikatok. Punched Out Font. This font is a set of cut-out layouts with which you can build 3D pixel style letters. They should all work. Just cut along the solid lines, fold along the dotted lines, put some glue on the shaded flaps, stick them together and there you go... Carbonmade. This is one fabulous way for art or photography students to create a FREE online portfolio to share work in your class, share with each other, or submit as an online collection for competitions or college admissions.

Carbonmade : Your online portfolio. CTAP 4 Flip Camera Workshop ‎(CTAP4-FLIPIt)‎ 20 iTunes Feeds for the 2.0 Teacher. There are a lot of free podcasts that have been created with the teacher and tech nut in mind. Most of these podcasts are available free through iTunes. (If you don’t have iTunes, you can download it for free at Here are 20 iTunes feeds that would be of interest to tech-savvy teachers: Facebook Templates for Education.

Study Finds the Internet Makes Youth More Engaged Citizens. Arguably, the upheaval, activism and revolutions in of the last two months may serve to counter what has been a longstanding stereotype: youth are largely apolitical. Mr. Coker’s English Class › Dashboard — WordPress. Online Teacher Made Videos. Blogging About The Web 2.0 Connected Classroom. Directory of over 2,000 E-Learning Tools - Free and Commercial. Screencast-O-Matic. Read & Create Children's Picture Books Online - Building a Bridge to Summer with Projects. Culture Teaching Strategies Marin Country Day. WebTools4u2use » home. Literature: Summary, Analysis, Themes, Characters, Paper.

So...You Wanna Start Texting. More and more students have access to mobile devices. In the last Pew Internet study, 77% of all teens have a cellphone., Oracle Education Foundation, Projects. Teachweb2 » home. Internet Archive. Free Online MIT Course Materials for High School. Daily Lesson Plan. QR Code Generator: QR Stuff Free Online QR Code Creator And Encoder For T-Shirts, Business Cards & Stickers. Super Teacher Tools.

Assignment Calendar - Tools. Expand your curriculum with our timesaving educational resources that use technology to improve instruction across all content areas and grade levels. Find current resources that align with standards, promote higher-order thinking, and support the development of writing skills. Monitor student research and writing, evaluate student performance, and create bilingual online lessons, classroom calendars, and quizzes in less time than traditional methods.

QuizStar Construct online quizzes that can include multimedia. RubiStar Create customized rubrics in English and Spanish. Arcademic Skill Builders Educational Games for students to polish math and language skills. PersuadeStar Provides tools for students to write persuasive essays. Classroom Architect Design a floor plan for your classroom. Equity Locate resources and tools to help you meet the needs of a diverse classroom. TrackStar View thousands of online lessons or quickly create your own. Think Tank Helps student set up topics for reports. National Library of Virtual Manipulatives. QR Code Tracking and Promotional Pages. 5 Tech-Friendly Lessons to Encourage Higher-Order Thinking. Welcome to ProQuest K-12 Teaching & Learning Solutions.

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