Campayn is a simple web-based email newsletter manager.
Windows has always had some awesome keyboard shortcuts designed to make our lives easier. Well, with Windows 8, they’ve added some awesome new shortcuts, but this will take Windows users a little while to get used to, and that’s where our new Windows 8 keyboard shortcuts cheat sheet comes in.
Educational Technology and Mobile Learning is back to you here with another list of some excellent web tools to try this week. We have handpicked these tools from several blogs and websites over the last 10 days and we hope that you will find this collection useful to your teaching.
Every single teacher is concerned about his/ her teaching practices and the skills involved in this process. How many times have you wondered about a better way to teach the same lesson you have delivered to an eariler class?
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Last week, I spent two days teaching Prezi at the Langley Center for New Media . As the event came to a close, a few attendees asked if I could sum up more than 16 hours of teaching in a top 10 list.
Posted on Sunday February 5, 2012 by Staff Writers There are a lot of great technology tools out there for teachers that can make it easier to connect with other educators, get ideas for classroom activities, and find inspiration. One of the newest and best of these online tools is Pinterest, which has quickly become a favorite among educators.
Last week in North Carolina I gave my popular Best of the Web presentation. In that presentation I included the multimedia reference site Qwiki . In case you haven't seen it before, Qwiki publishes narrated, illustrated, interactive reference entries.
When it comes to using web resources with our students, time plays a decisive role.It is next to impossible for a busy teacher restricted by curriculum constraints, day to day lesson preparations, assignment corrections, to mention but a few of his chores, to effectively search the web and find the adequate resources to share with his/ her students. Most people just do not have the time to learn all these technologies and some educators pick just one or two websites of interest and start exploring them. This is definitely not the right thing to do particularly if you want to leverage the huge potential of technology into your classroom.There is, however, a simple roudabout to this problem.
A mini-manual to Web readiness shows that immersion, with guidance, is key.
I had never been to an "unconference" before, but when I heard the organizer of SocialEdCon Unconference (1) introduce the event, I knew I was in for something new: "Write your ideas that you want to discuss on the top of the poster board.
One of the obstacles that some teachers face when trying to use technology in their classrooms for the first time is lack of comfort and or confidence with technology.