A Collection of Some of The Essential Educational Web Tools for Teachers July 29, 2015 We spent sometime during the last weekend sifting through our archive of educational tools we covered in the past and decided to bring to the forefront the titles below.The aim of this multi-purpose collection is to provide teachers with a handy resource where they can access some of the best educational tools to leverage in their instruction. This list is a work-in progress and we will be adding more to it in the next coming days. Tools for creating instructional videos and tutorials 1- PixiClip Pixiclip is a wonderful tool to create step by step instructional videos to use in your flipped classroom. Like Educlipper, PixiClip provides you with a whiteboard where you can add images,text, videos, drawings, annotations and many more.
About Us What is MIT App Inventor? MIT App Inventor is an innovative beginner's introduction to programming and app creation that transforms the complex language of text-based coding into visual, drag-and-drop building blocks. The simple graphical interface grants even an inexperienced novice the ability to create a basic, fully functional app within an hour or less. Mission Tools FYI: We’re switching to a new website later this year. On the new site, Tool Submissions will work like Game Submissions (i.e. you can submit your tools). Presently this page is manually updated. Because of what’s coming, we will not be adding any more entries here, but if any links are broken do let us know. Want to know when Tool Submissions open? Sign up for the mailing list.
10 Tools To Make The Most Of Twitter Living without Twitter is something that I couldn’t imagine anymore. The amount of great people that I have met through there is just incredible. What I appreciate the most is the large number of targeted people you can reach interested in the same topics as you. Yet, as we spend more and more time on Twitter it can easily consume a lot of our time.
App Kickstart Guides from Google Play for Education Kickstart Guides are designed to build your Android app-titude for specific apps in Google Play for Education, by getting you up and running in as little as 15 minutes with videos, best practices, and much more. More info about kickstart guides, including who they are for and how they might be used. Please let us know if you have any feedback. Get the app. Get the guide. You're good to go! How to play Print coloring pages fromhere Paint inside the bordered figures as well as you can Download Chromville app for FREE from APP Store or GOOGLE PLAY Mobile Engage your students with unique classroom experiences, on any device! Create your FREE Account Required Or By submitting this form, you accept the Nerpod Terms & Conditions. 4 Powerful Tools from Google to Teach Kids Coding January, 2015 Coding is becoming one of the essential literacies in the 21st century education. There is a growing demand now for teaching students how to code. In his wonderful TED talk titled "Let's teach kids to code", Scientist Mitch Resnick made this beautiful analogy :
Topsy - Real-time search for the social web With iOS 9, Search lets you look for content from the web, your contacts, apps, nearby places, and more. Powered by Siri, Search offers suggestions and updates results as you type. There are two ways to use Search on your iOS device. The Epic BYOD Toolchest (51 Tools You Can Use Now) You've got every device under the sun in front of you. Now what apps are you going to use? Here are the apps or app categories that I recommend you test for your school. There are lots of apps, and these are just my opinion based on what I've used with my students or successfully tested.
App Smashing For Educators: Leveraging Tools To Maximize Communication Parent-teacher communication has always been a cornerstone for success in education. For decades, schools have attempted to build and maintain this crucial bridge to lasting learning. Research shows that the stronger the connection between home and school, the greater the academic achievement can be for students. In socioeconomically challenged school districts, this correlation is magnified tenfold! Products - iMindMap Features - Export as Text iMindMap has a very clever little export feature that converts your Mind Maps into text documents. Planning and brainstorming within iMindMap helps you to generate more ideas, but also keeps your thoughts structured and coherent – so it’s perfect if you’re planning an essay, writing a report or maybe outlining the chapters of a book. Use iMindMap to get all your ideas down, get them organised and find any connections or relationships that need exploring – completely bypassing writer’s block. Next add content to each branch via our Notes tool and when you’re happy that you’ve got it covered, just click to Export it to either Microsoft Word, OpenOffice Writer or as an Adobe PDF file.
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