Educational Technology for Teachers
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Archive for September 2011

Game-Based Learning Units for the Everyday Teacher | Edutopia | Diigo

September 30, 2011

Via Scoop.it – educational technology for teachers Game-Based Learning Units for the Everyday Teacher | EdutopiaShow original

Check for Plagiarism On the Web For Free – PlagiarismChecker.com

September 30, 2011

Via Scoop.it – educational technology for teachersCheck Plagiarism On the Internet for Free. Teachers: Find out if your students are cheating.  Simply copy and paste the student work.Show original

Prezi – The Zooming Presentation Editor

September 30, 2011

Via Scoop.it – educational technology for teachers Prezi is a cloud-based presentation software that opens up a new world between whiteboards and slides. The zoomable canvas makes it fun to explore ideas and the connections between them.Show original

Wordle – Beautiful Word Clouds

September 30, 2011

Via Scoop.it – educational technology for teachersWordle is a toy for generating “word clouds” from text that you provide. The clouds give greater prominence to words that appear more frequently in the source text. You can tweak your clouds with different fonts, layouts, and color schemes. The images you create with Wordle are yours to […]

Exploratree – Exploratree by FutureLab

September 30, 2011

Via Scoop.it – educational technology for teachersVast array of ideas for helping students organize their thoughts.Show original

Finally! A Book Creator App | Langwitches Blog

September 30, 2011

Via Scoop.it – educational technology for teachers I was thrilled last school year when our First Graders created their own Read Along Audiobook for the iPad. My regret was that while it was created TO BE READ on the iPad, it was not CREATED on the iPad.Show original

100+ Google Tricks That Will Save You Time in School

September 29, 2011

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Students Demand Change in Their Own Education | MindShift

September 29, 2011

Via Scoop.it – educational technology for teachersThe modern educator is a facilitator, an organizer, and a guide – the modern educator is NOT a teacher. We are no longer (or should no longer be) in the business of giving information. The information is out there, easily grasped. It’s our job to present it to the […]

Teaching – 20 Effective Google Applications that support Learning

September 29, 2011

Via Scoop.it – educational technology for teachersIt’s amazing to know how much Google Applications can be used as effective educational resources.Google services are either free or very cheap.Show original

Web 2.0 Tools for Projects – LiveBinder

September 29, 2011

Via Scoop.it – educational technology for teachersGreat selection of Tools for Creativity in the Classroom Show original