Thorium Reader – Liseuse pour livres au format EPUB Thorium Reader is the EPUB reader of choice for Windows 10, MacOS and Linux. This EDRLab application is in constant development and aims at becoming a reference for accessing EPUB 3 publications in reflow or fixed layout format, audiobooks and visual narratives, LCP protected or not. It is localized in a large set of languages, each version offering new languages. Huge efforts are also made to get Thorium Reader highly accessible for visually impaired and dyslexic people. This application is free, with no ads and no leaks of private data. This is the perfect tools for heavy readers, library patrons and students.
20 Free Tools for Making Comics and Cartoons for Teaching and Learning There are so many good free tools for creating comics and cartoons on the web, as well as apps for tablets and smartphones. I've built out a list of fun tools I am looking forward to trying out over the upcoming holiday break. I can't wait to brainstorm creative ways to leverage these in lessons! Tech Tips for Teachers: 3 Ways to Use QR Codes in the Classroom Although QR codes have long since lost their shiny, new glow, the technology hasn’t lost its value in education. The rise of one-to-one computing and bring-your-own-device programs in K–12 schools means students access digital learning tools more than ever before. And QR codes, which launch websites with the click of a button, make it so students can spend more time learning and less time typing out complicated URLs. Here are three specific uses for QR codes in the classroom, curated from educators around the web: 1.
LaTeX - Mac OS, Windows, Linux The LaTeX team cannot guarantee that TeX distributions, even recent ones, contain the most recent version of LaTeX. It may happen that you need a more recent LaTeX than the one that your favourite TeX distribution carries, e.g., in order to get a particular bug fix. In that case you will need to fetch LaTeX from CTAN and install it on top of your distribution. See below for details. TeX Distributions Acapela Box : create your text to speech messages 1. Your Acceptance of Terms Welcome to the Acapela-Box Website.
Routing and Deadlock - Computer Science Unplugged Computer networks are based on passing messages from computer to computer. This sounds simple in principle, but in practice all sorts of contention and bottlenecks can occur. This activity gives some first hand experience of such issues, with a game for a group of students. Activity description (PDF) Videos PDFsam Basic - Pour découper, tourner, extraire et fusionner des fichiers PDF PDF merge Merge is the most used PDFsam Basic module and lets you combine PDF files together Page ranges Input PDF files can be merged completely or partially. A page selection can be set in the form of comma separated page intervals (Ex. 1-10, 14, 25-) letting you specify what pages you want to merge for every input PDF file
Stock Photo Search STOCK PHOTO SEARCH is a FREE bookmarklet that helps you search from more than 30 free stock photo sites. Install Drag the button below to your bookmarks bar to install: (If you want a preview, you can just click the button.) If you have trouble dropping it, just right click the icon, copy the link address and create a new bookmark you will call “Stock Photo Search” and paste the url. Where is my bookmarks/favorites bar? Programming mBot with App Inventor 2 ~ Web Tools Review I've recently purchased a robot, based on a board that is Arduino Uno compatibile, called mBot (here you can find it on Amazon Italy). It has a lot of interesting features that make it suitable for teaching, and its price is really interesting (nearly 80 euros/80 US dollars). It is made by MakeBlock and I'll present its main features in an upcoming post.
Balena Etcher - Flash OS images to SD cards & USB drives Ubuntu images (and potentially some other related GNU/Linux distributions) have a peculiar format that allows the image to boot without any further modification from both CDs and USB drives. A consequence of this enhancement is that some programs, like parted get confused about the drive's format and partition table, printing warnings such as: /dev/xxx contains GPT signatures, indicating that it has a GPT table. However, it does not have a valid fake msdos partition table, as it should. 15 Great Video Sites for Educators YouTube: The undisputed king of all video sites. Whilst all the others are great and offer you a little more safety in regards to content, pretty much all the great content from those sites can also be found here in most cases. TED-Ed: From a site that’s long been known for big ideas, you’ll find TED-Ed, videos specifically designed to act as highly engaging and fun lessons.
Sumatra PDF - Free PDF Reader What is Sumatra PDF? Sumatra PDF is a free PDF, eBook (ePub, Mobi), XPS, DjVu, CHM, Comic Book (CBZ and CBR) reader for Windows. Sumatra PDF is powerful, small, portable and starts up very fast. Simplicity of the user interface has a high priority. Screenshots Tech For Teachers Course Description A hands-on, high-tech workshop for teachers of grades 6-12. High-energy sessions designed for all learning levels. Participate in a hands-on, high-tech exploration of digital tools and resources tailored for the secondary (grades 6-12) educator. Join in a discovery, discussion and demonstration of free web-based applications that work anytime, anywhere, on any device. Collaborate with colleagues as you learn how to use the latest in education technology to maximize parent-teacher-student communication, increase student engagement and enhance learning. Utilize the concept of app smashing to exponentially increase each application’s value to the learning environment.
Edge - Navigateur Microsoft After installation, these terms are also viewable in Microsoft Edge at Source code for portions of Microsoft Edge is available free of charge from under the third party open source license terms provided at and in Microsoft Edge at after installation. Or to obtain this source code you may send a check or money order for US $5.00, including the Edge version number, to: Source Code Compliance Team Microsoft Corporation One Microsoft Way Redmond, WA 98052 USA