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7 Awesome Collaborative Whiteboard Tools for Teachers The best thing about these collaborative whiteboards is that they encourage students to learn collaboratively, a skill much needed in the 21st century education. Being a whiteboard means that you can use it not only as a collaboration tool but also to host virtual brainstorming sessions with your students and best of all, the flow of ideas never stop. Students can work simultaneously on a certain project with everyone drawing, sketching, scribbling, and adding their touch to the final work. They can also save their whiteboard and refer back to it when needed. 7 Awesome Collaborative Whiteboard Tools for Teachers
Looking for the best cloud computing software for your school? What about a way to remotely store homework and other assignments? It’s time to figure out which web 2.0 tool is right for you! The 30 Best Web 2.0 Tools For Teachers (2012 Edition) - Edudemic

The 30 Best Web 2.0 Tools For Teachers (2012 Edition) - Edudemic

- 40 Sites for Educational Games

With the start of school right around the corner, I decided to revisit a post I've done on sites for educational games. This list, presented in alphabetical order, has a nice mix of subjects and grade levels that teachers can use with their students. 40 Sites for Educational Games - 40 Sites for Educational Games
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Best Websites for Teaching and Learning | American Association of School Librarians (AASL) The "Top 25" Websites foster the qualities of innovation, creativity, active participation, and collaboration. They are free, Web-based sites that are user friendly and encourage a community of learners to explore and discover. Media Sharing Standards for the 21st-Century Learner 2.1.4 - Use technology and other information tools to organize and display knowledge and und understanding in ways that others can view, use and assess. 3.3.4 - Create products that apply to authentic, real-world context 4.1.8 - Use creative and artistic formats to express personal learning Glogster Best Websites for Teaching and Learning | American Association of School Librarians (AASL)
AASL Unveils Top 25 Websites for Teaching and Learning: ALA Annual 2012 Sorry, but the article or page you’re looking was not found. In May 2013, School Library Journal underwent a major server migration for its archived web content, which happened slightly sooner than originally expected. As a result, much of the content from 2004 to 2012 is currently unavailable to the public. However, this content has not been lost, and our web staff is in the process of converting these past articles for integration into the WordPress-based website you see here, which was launched in 2012.

AASL Unveils Top 25 Websites for Teaching and Learning: ALA Annual 2012

Mind mapping. concept mapping, or brainstorming are three different names with almost the same meaning : collecting,organizing , and representing ideas, tasks, words, or other items linked to and arranged around a central key word or idea into a mind map diagram . Whichever kind of mapping you want to label it , web 2.0 has some free tools for you to help you perform it. I have meticulously compiled a list of some of the best free mapping tools for teachers and students to use. Some pluses of using mind mapping tools in education : The following are some of the advantages of using mind mapping tools in education : 18 Free Mind Mapping Tools for Teachers and Students 18 Free Mind Mapping Tools for Teachers and Students
I am web geek, and not just because I own a Foursquare t-shirt that I bought at a discount after my 1000th check in. The real reason I know I am a web geek is because I LOVE discovering cool web 2.0 tools that can enhance my classroom! I am about to share with you my not so secret sources for teacher Web 2.0 excitment! All the Web 2.0 Tools you'll ever need in one blog post! All the Web 2.0 Tools you'll ever need in one blog post!
Wowzers Tackles Elementary Math with Online Games Gaming | News Wowzers Tackles Elementary Math with Online Games By Dian Schaffhauser07/02/12 A company that creates educational virtual worlds has introduced a new online product designed to help third through fifth graders get better at math. Wowzers comes from Brain Hurricane, a company that develops academic material for K-8 students in reading and math. The new release, which combines adaptive math instruction with game-based collaboration, was shown during the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) conference, which took place in San Diego last week. Wowzers Tackles Elementary Math with Online Games
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12 Screencasting Tools For Creating Video Tutorials

12 Screencasting Tools For Creating Video Tutorials

Ever wondered how people show you so clearly what is happening on their computer, like in the Photoshop Video Tutorials we shared with you? Thanks to screencasting software, anyone can do it. So what's stopping you now from making your own how-to videos?
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We've transitioned all of our meetings over to Meetings.io! I haven't encountered a video conference software more reliable and simple use than Meetings.io. It literally takes seconds to get everyone in a meeting. Cindy Wu - Co-Founder of Microryza Meetings.io makes it easy to set up and run meetings by delivering a simple, intuitive, and open platform. Behzod Sirjani - Microsoft Research

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ScienceFix - Videos of Middle School Science Lessons
7 Useful YouTube Channels for Science Students and Teachers Last month I posted a list of useful YouTube channels for history teachers and students. That list proved to be popular so I thought I'd follow-up with a list of useful YouTube channels, not named Khan Academy, for science teachers and students. The Periodic Table of Videos is a YouTube channel produced by The University of Nottingham. One of the more useful playlists in the channel is The Elements. The table features a video demonstration of the characteristics of elements in the Periodic Table of Elements. In all there are 390 videos divided into 24 playlists about the work of chemists at the university.Science Bob is a helpful website featuring science fair project ideas for elementary school and middle school students.
Main Page - GigaPan Time Machine Jump to: From GigaPan Time Machine Each Time Machine on this page captures a process in extreme detail over space and time, with billions of pixels of explorable resolution. Choose a time machine and zoom into the image while traveling backwards or forwards through time.
Meet Pentametron, a robot that is a literature nerd's dream. It uses an algorithm to find and retweet rhyming couplets in iambic pentameter. Through a Twitter account, Pentametron retweets sequential tweets that fit into the ten-syllable alternating-stress meter commonly used in Shakespeare's plays and sonnets, complete with rhyming couplets. It also posts them on Pentametron.com in 14 line sonnets. According to Gawker, the bot first "strips the tweet of emoticons and ASCII art. Meet Pentametron, A Bot That Only Tweets In Iambic Pentameter
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