Dipity - Find, Create, and Embed Interactive Timelines. The World as a Village. The 9 Best Web Tools Teachers Will Use This Year. Clear communication with students and their parents is one of the primary goals of every teacher. Start this year with just that by using a variety of tools to share your plans and expectations for the coming academic year. In past years I have used a number of these assets but I have not as clearly organized them as I have this year.
For this year’s bunch I have gathered the most important items into one single web page of my classroom website, New Students 2013-2014. I’m hoping that by conveniently placing this information in one place my students and parents are more likely to use the provided references. Shine on the web. SlideTalk - turn your presentations into engaging talking videos.
Guided Tour. The 100 Best Video Sites For Educators. Bringing multimedia into the classroom is a great way to engage students in learning. Supplementing lessons, opening up new interests, and offering inspiration, online videos make for an incredible teaching tool. In 2010, we covered our favorite 100 video sites for educators, and we’ve now updated our list for 2012 with more than 100 resources and more than 25 brand new entries. Read on, and you’ll be able to check out the very best sources for educational videos on the web. Boxee - Watch Movies, TV Shows and clips from the Internet on your TV. Wibbitz - Text to Video. Education Technology, Teacher Tools, Apps and More. Pinterest in the Classroom. GUEST Blog on Free Technology for teachers.