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The 100 Best Web 2.0 Classroom Tools Chosen By You

The 100 Best Web 2.0 Classroom Tools Chosen By You
One of the most popular posts on Edudemic in 2010 was The 35 Best Web 2.0 Classroom Tools Chosen By You and I felt it might be time for an update to that list for 2011. In order to put together a list of the best Web 2.0 classroom tools, I polled my Twitter followers, Facebook fans (are they still called fans? Likes?) and ran a contest to try and get as many submissions as possible. There were more than 900 submissions but many were duplicates. Related:  useful IT tools

How To Turn Your iBook Into A Video In 3 Easy Steps We often get asked by teachers how they can share the books they have made using Book Creator for iPad or any other iBooks with people who don’t own an Apple device. A common example might be to share the work of their students with parents, or on the school’s blog. Although there are a few workarounds for sharing iBooks, this article explores an excellent way to convert your iBook into a video format, which can easily be shared across a number of platforms. Step 1: Create a screencast of your iPad A really useful tool for screencasting and recording your iPad is Reflector , and at $12.99 it’s much cheaper than buying Apple TV! Reflector is available for Mac and Windows, and we found it pretty simple to get up and running. You can screencast live but if you want to record your screencast, press CTRL & R (Command & R on a Mac) and the app will start recording. Above: A screencast of an iPad onto a Mac desktop (Book: Human Body Systems iBook Project by Mrs. Step 2: Edit the video

Great Web Tools Every year, so many new technology tools for teachers are launched into the market that it can be nearly impossible to keep up with them all. In order to keep you up-to-date with the latest and greatest educational tech tools, our team of edtech specialists has put together this list of the best edtech resources and technology tools for teachers. Clicking on the links below will take you to hundreds of apps, websites, extensions, and more. Whether you're looking for a specific tech tool or just trying to find something new and interesting for your class, we encourage you to browse around all of the different categories to see how many wonderful resources are available for your students. Also, if you have a tool that you'd like to see added to the list, please feel free to contact us at admin@edtechteacher.org. The following technology tools for teachers have been organized by academic subjects, topics, and learning activity.

Saroj Ghoting, Early Childhood Literacy Consulting Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: 6 Excellent New Web Tools Teachers should Try This Summer I have been doing a lot of curation of educational web tools and have been looking particularly for tools that teachers and educators can explore and use during this summer. I came across some wonderful titles from Getting Smart and included them in the selection below. Check it out and share with us if you have new titles to add to this list: 1- Graphite There are no limits to what a great educator can achieve when they have the right tools. 2- Cyberwise CyberWise is dedicated to providing state-of-the-art resources for BUSY grownups who want to understand how to use digital media confidently and safely. 3- Teachley Teachley creates apps based on cognitive science research. 4- Ujam Make your own song within minutes and sound like a pro. This is a good reading community for kids where they get to improve their reading bar and connect with other kids. 6- Scoot and Doodle

digitalgoonies.com storytime katie | one librarian's journey into storytimeland 15 Apps for the One iPad Classroom Hooray! You have a brand new, shiny iPad to use in your classroom this year. Boo—there's only one iPad and 35 eager kids ready to use it. No need to worry—there are lots of amazing things you can do with a single iPad in your classroom, and it doesn't have to be a classroom management nightmare either. Here are 15 of our favorite apps that work great with a one iPad setup AND help to keep kids on task and engaged with what you are learning. No more squabbles: Use Stick Pick to help kids take turns. Looking for more iPad teaching help? What are your favorite apps for the one iPad classroom?

Popplet welcome back! Forget your password? Click here. Trouble signing in? Click here. Not a member? Popplet for School For learning in the classroom and at home. Popplet for Work For generating ideas in the office or on the go. Popplet is a tool for the iPad and web to capture and organize your ideas. For School In the classroom and at home, students use Popplet for learning. For Wor k In the office or on the go, professionals use Popplet to generate ideas and plan projects. Hotline List Worried about a friend? Dealing with some issues of your own? Hotlines are designed to help you handle any type of crisis. If you are in immediate danger, please call 911 or your local police station. I’m not sure... Depression & Suicide Dating Abuse & Domestic Violence Child Abuse Runaways Eating Disorders Cutting/Self Injury Support for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender (GLBT) Youth Reproductive Health Veterans I’m not sure... Crisis Text Line: Text "SUPPORT" to 741741 to chat with a compassionate, trained counselor about anything. The Covenant House Call 1-800-999-9999/tty: 1-800-999-9915 (7 days/week, 4pm-8pm EST) Email The Covenant House Boys Town Call1-800-448-3000 (24/7) Live Chat with Boys Town (Monday-Thursday, 9pm-12pm EST) Email Boys Town Crisis Call Center Call 1-800-273-8255 (24/7) Text ANSWER to 839863 (24/7) Thursday's Child Call 1-800-872-5437 (24/7) Depression & Suicide The Trevor Project Call 866-488-7386 (24/7) Live Chat with the Trevor Project (Fridays 4pm- 5pm EST) Child Abuse

Projeqt. Faire un diaporama interactif Projeqt est un outil TICE en ligne pour créer facilement des diaporamas ou des présentations. Un des principaux atouts de Projeqt est de ne pas se limiter aux images, ce service permet d’insérer de nombreux formats de contenus sous la forme de slides. L’autre point fort incontestable et qui saute aux yeux dès la première utilisation, c’est la facilité avec laquelle on le prend en main. Le principe est classique dans ce genre d’outil de création de présentations. On crée un certain nombre de slides que l’on va pouvoir ordonner à sa guise. Un ordre que l’on peut toujours changer après coup. Projeqt permet d’intégrer dans ses slides du texte et des images, mais aussi des éléments issus d’un très grand nombre de services en ligne, de la vidéo avec YouTube, mais aussi du son, des cartes interactives avec Google Maps ou encore des publications issues des réseaux sociaux Twitter et Facebook et Instagram. Dans la classe Lien : Projeqt Sur le même thème

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