How Can Web 2.0 Curation Tools Be Used in the Classroom? | MindShift
“Curation” may be one of the big buzzwords of 2011. As the amount of information accumulates thanks to the Web, it becomes increasingly important that we use tools to help us find information that’s relevant and useful.
VisualizeUs browser button on VisualizeUs
he VisualizeUs browser button (bookmarklet) is an easy and useful shortcut for posting your favorite pictures in your account.
Best iPad Apps for Kids | Special Needs Apps | iPad Education Apps – a4cwsn.com | Apps For Children with Special Needs
The best apps for children with special needs.
FeedDude – Create RSS feeds from any web site
FeedDude lets you create an RSS feed from any web site on the Internet. If your favorite web site doesn’t provide an RSS feed, you can generate one here for free. The service is easy to use and free for non commercial use. Try it out now!
Home | Leafsnap: An Electronic Field Guide
Leafsnap is the first in a series of electronic field guides being developed by researchers from Columbia University, the University of Maryland, and the Smithsonian Institution. This free mobile app uses visual recognition software to help identify tree species from photographs of their leaves.
Art cyclopedia: The Fine Art Search Engine
Fine art search engine
Top 20 Teacher Blogs | Scholastic.com
Below are 20 blogs that have taught us a few things, made us laugh, made us cry, and reminded us that we are not alone in this sometimes stress-inducing, always awe-inspiring profession.
Smithsonian Education – Educators
Use this search to find Smithsonian educational resources that are aligned to national, common core, or state standards.
Interesting Examples of… Blended Learning
8 Interesting Examples of Blended Learning
Windows Laptop Makers Can’t Catch Up to the MacBook Air | PCWorld
Here’s a question for you: why didn’t HP, Dell, Acer, Samsung, or some other huge PC manufacturer build the Air before Apple? The answer is: they did. Sony’s X505 was a razor-thin laptop weighing less than 2 pounds, and it came out in 2003! More recently, Dell introduced the Adamo in 2009, and later that year the even thinner Adamo XPS.
QR Code Generator: QR Stuff Free Online QR Code Creator And Encoder For T-Shirts, Business Cards & Stickers
Generate printable QR mobile phone-readable 2D barcodes containing a website URL, an email address, a phone number, a pre-formatted SMS message or just plain text to use as paper prints, DIY stickers, temporary tattoos or iron-on T-shirt transfers.
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