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Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: 10 New Educational Web Tools for Teachers

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: 10 New Educational Web Tools for Teachers
May 11, 2015 Our round-up list today features some interesting new educational web tools we have curated in the last couple of weeks. These tools have been emailed to us for separate reviews but we thought it would be best to feature them all in one list. As is the case with all of our Educational Web Tools series, we only include the ones that we think will be an added value to your EdTech toolkit. If you have other suggestions to add to the list, share them with us for review. Enjoy 1- LiquidText “LiquidText improves the reading experience by allowing users to better understand, synthesize, visualize and collaborate over digital text. 2-Emaze “emaze is the next generation of online presentation software. 3- Audionotetaker “Whether you’re recording meetings, lectures, interviews, dictations or even VOIP/Skype phonecalls and webinars, Audio Notetaker makes it easy to get the most value out of your audio. 4- Galaxyz 5- PodBean “Podbean is an easy and powerful way to start podcasting. 6- Ghost

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