Springpad. Get inspired.
Get organized. Get more done. Get Started Get Started Get the App Get the App. Docear. Open Source Software. Software Open Source Instructional Design. Open Source eLearning Tools. I was just asked about trends in open source for eLearning and particularly open source eLearning tools.
Probably one of the better sources on this is Jane Hart’s Instructional Tools Directory. You can find a long list of tools broken into authoring tools, games/simulations, quiz/test tools, social media, delivery platforms, tracking and whether they support mobile. In addition, she indicates if they are free or cost money – which is not quite the same thing as open source. Beyond that, probably the best thing to do is to use eLearning Learning to go through it’s open source eLearning and open source eLearning Tools. Here’s some of what I pulled out. Useful list of eLearning resources. Tagxedo - Word Cloud with Styles. Dropmark® — Organize, collaborate, and share. Used by productive people and teams at: Drag & Drop Drag and drop files right from your desktop or web browser.
Your files will be automatically uploaded to the cloud. Watch the video… Collaborate with your team. Educationalwikis - Examples of educational wikis. The educational wikis on this page are listed in alphabetical order.
They are awesome and we invite you to add your educational wiki to our list! You may also add the name of your country and a mini flag. Thank you! Text, Images, Music and Video. Peg it up, Move it Around, Get it Done. It became a catch phrase across Skype as we built Pegby: let's go to the Board .
Using an unlimited number of Boards , you can collaborate with friends, family, co-workers and even strangers...if you like that sort of thing. We've seen boards with twenty Columns , which is no big deal for Pegby. With sweet minimization and drag and drop capability, create as many Columns as you'd like but focus on the ones that matter to you in the moment. OpenStudy (5) Organize your resources in an online binder - LiveBinders. Interactive Resources for Imaginative Teachers. Free Interactive Online Whiteboard. Create Virtual Room. The 100 Best Web 2.0 Classroom Tools Chosen By You. The Wordle of this list!
(Click image to enlarge) 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? Free Resources. Five Best Online File Storage Services. SpiderOak not only protects your privacy more so than Dropbox, with SpiderOak you can get up to 50GB free through referring friends.
Additionally, you have the ability to create multiple backup/sync'ed folders and configure them differently for different devices, and if you're looking to buy additional storage, SpiderOak is half the price. At the core, SpiderOak is heads and tails above Dropbox. Now, Dropbox is more popular and more well known, and that has led to its use in more 3rd party applications. Blog Tool and Publishing Platform. Easily Publish Gorgeous Magazines. Free Technology for Teachers. Evernote in Education.