Screencasting Software - ScreenFlow Overview - Telestream Record Anything. With ScreenFlow you can record any part of your monitor while also capturing your video camera, iOS device, microphone, multi-channel audio device and your computer audio. Edit Everything. The easy-to-use editing interface lets you creatively edit your video, and add additional images, text, music, animations and transitions for a professional-looking screencast. Share Anywhere. Graph Maker online The most powerful free instrument to create stunning graphs is Google Online Graph Maker Charts supported: bar charts box chartsCandlestick ChartsCompound ChartsDynamic IconsFormulasGoogle-O-Meter ChartsGraphViz Charts (Experimental)Line ChartsMap ChartsPie ChartsQR CodesRadar ChartsScatter ChartsVenn Charts We strongly recommend using the Google Graph Maker along with this article due to learning curve and all the options that oft confuses many users.
Five-Minute Film Festival: Parent-Teacher Partnerships I recently put together a landing page here on Edutopia with all of our resources for parents, so my eye was caught by a fantastic blog post this week by Mark Phillips, "Beyond Back-to-School Night: Parents and Teachers as Allies." Mark gives actionable tips for both parents and teachers about how best to work together -- a topic which I know is of perpetual interest to everyone involved in education. It's all too easy for parents and teachers to be portrayed as being in opposition. Parents can sometimes get involved in ways that aren't productive, and it's unfortunate when beleaguered teachers begin to think of parents as the enemy.
The 10 Best iPhone and iPad Apps for Art Teachers 2010 Since publishing our 30 Best iPhone Apps for Art Teachers last year (August 2009), we have discovered many new apps that are worthy of being added to our best list. Covering a wide range of interests and uses, below are the Teaching Palette’s 10 Best iPhone, iPad and iPod Apps for Art Teachers 2010 – the latest and greatest apps for art teachers and their students. Consider this an amendment to last year’s list. Apps for Student and Teacher Use Animalia Based on the beautiful illustrations from the classic book by the same name, this app brings “eye spy” to a whole new level.
Tips and hints: 7 resources to jumpstart your Prezi presentations April 12, 2011 by mrkaiser208 Prezi is one of my favorite tools to use for presentations, both personally and with students. It is easy to use, and the end product looks very professional with little work. It is also quite intuitive. I have shown it to several groups of students, and after five minutes of instruction, the students take off making their own presentations in creative ways that I never would have thought of. Mosaic Maker: A world of creative photo possibilities. Tons of fun stuff... Give one of our toys a spin! Bead Art, Framer, Cube, Color Palette Generator, Photobooth, Mosaic Maker, Motivator, Map Maker, Calendar, Billboard, Hockneyizer, Mosaic Maker, Lolcat Generator, Trading Card, Gift Center, Movie Poster, FX, Jigsaw, Badge Maker, CD Cover, Wallpaper, Mat, Pocket Album, Pop Art Poster, Magazine Cover, Mosaic Maker, I know, right?
Planbook Touch: iPad Lesson Plan Book App For Teachers Planbook Touch has dozens of features to help you get more organized, save time, and share your lesson plans Choose Your Schedule Planbook can accommodate schedules where you teach the same thing each day, your classes change each day but repeat weekly and rotating schedules (up to a 14 day rotation). Write your Lesson Plans Planbook gives you 6 customizable fields to hold your lesson plans. Three Ways to Create Fake Facebook Profiles for Historical Characters Creating a fake Facebook profile for a character in a book or of a famous person in history could be a good way to get students interested in writing about that person. Doing that on Facebook.com is a violation of Facebook's terms of service, but there are some ways to create fake Facebook profiles without using Facebook.com. Here are three ways to create fake Facebook profiles.
Motivator: Create your own motivational posters! First time here? Welcome! We have a lot of fun stuff to play with like ourMotivational Poster maker, Magazine Cover maker, Pop Art poster, and much more! Play as much as you like—everything is free. We also sell awesome custom-printed products. Create, share, and buy your own customized motivational posters. Creating Books on the iPad Book Creator for iPad: $7.49The simple way to create your own beautiful iBooks, right on the iPad. Read them in iBooks, send them to your friends, or submit them to the iBookstore. Ideal for children’s picture books, photo books, art books, cook books, manuals, textbooks, and the list goes on. eBook Creator: $4.49 ‘eBook Creator’ is a simple and easy ebook creation application. It's interface is designed for all ages and skill levels so that young kids are able to make ebooks using the app.
18 Free Screencasting tools to Create Video Tutorials Screencasting is a better and great way to showcase a procedure, to teach,demonstrate a service or to create video tutorials without having to write a content or an article. Screencasting tools are available both as desktop applications (Free and commercial) and web-based services. The good news is that there are a growing number of screencasting tools that are completely free to use; some do not even require a registration to let you get started. Videos are simply great to deliver a message in a very short time and for most people bandwidth is not a problem any more.The following screencasting tools are all free to record screen but of course their features are not as much as paid ones.You can easily record your screen and add audio or edit your recorded screen videos with these tools.If you know more free tools then please denote in comments section. Free tools