Why some ache to tweet, and others couldn’t care less – The Globe and Mail
Why some ache to tweet, and others couldn’t care less
Blogger in Draft: Introducing Google Scribe in Blogger
Do you ever find yourself writing slowly, staring at a blinking cursor or looking for words to express yourself? Today we are happy to announce the availability of the text suggestions and autocomplete feature of Google Scribe, which is graduating from Google Labs and can now be found in Blogger in Draft.
Pecha Kucha presentation tips « teaching with images
Pecha Kucha presentation tips
SnapChannel – Welcome
Snap! Channel is the best way to share your presentations, Flash files and videos.
Shakespeak – Home
Tool to make your presentations interactive.
Make your presentations more interactive with Shakespeak | Digital presentations in education | Scoop.it
Digital presentations in education
“Everything for and about presentations – tools, software, multimedia, interactive whiteboard, presentation apps”
Google slips to lowest search share in 2 years – Computerworld
Google’s share of the U.S. search engine market has dropped below 65% for the first time in two years, new data shows.
Schools, technology, test scores, and the New York Times | Dangerously Irrelevant
Earlier this week the New York Times wondered whether investments in educational technology were worth it since most schools don’t see any concurrent improvement in students’ standardized test scores. That’s not exactly a new issue but it’s worth examining again. After all, we are talking about large sums of money here.
16 Avatar Generators for Profile Pictures and more | The Whiteboard Blog
If you are blogging with students – it’s recommended that you don’t use real photographs of the students. A fun alternative is to create a cartoon avatar instead. This lets the students have a visual representation of themselves, but without using their real image.
What the iPad (and other technology) can’t replace in education – The Answer Sheet – The Washington Post
It’s no surprise that we as a society have a kind of blind faith that technology is able to solve all of our problems. Yet while the iPad can and should replace textbooks, it can’t replace common sense.
Countdown to Ubuntu 11.10: The First Beta Version Arrives | PCWorld Business Center
Just a few weeks following the official feature freeze on Ubuntu 11.10 “Oneiric Ocelot,” the first beta version of Canonical’s free and open source Linux distribution was released on Sept. 1.
wiredoc.com – secure document delivery.
the safest, easiest and best way to send and receive documents online
The game of Pacman with a recycling twist.
BalancEdTech – Wiki Workshop
Wikid Wide Walls Workshop
Reel – Present your ideas and reel in the feedback
Get your ideas online and start reeling in the feedback.
Create a Live internet Radio Show Free | Spreaker Online Radio
Talk to the World
Create your live podcast with Spreaker.
It’s fun, simple and free.
QR Code Generator Maker – QR Code Vcard – SMS Text
Leap into the future by generating your own QR Codes that can help promote your business or spread a message. Take full advantage of this new technology right here by generating your very own unique QR Code with our QR Code generator!
The Ultimate Guide To Using Twitter In Education – Edudemic
Twitter seems to be here to stay. As one of the most popular ways for teachers, students, and the general public to communicate, it’s becoming a must-have tool in almost every teacher’s toolbox. However, numerous recent studies have shown that education in general has been slow to adopt social media.
Thousands of Free Lesson Plans and Educational Resources for Teachers | Verizon Thinkfinity.org
with FREE lesson plans
& educational resources
Seating Chart Maker – Seating Chart Maker
I hope you enjoy using my free Seating Chart Maker program.
Intel Education: Seeing Reason Tool
Analyzing cause-and-effect relationships is important to understanding complex systems. With the Seeing Reason Tool students create visual maps of the factors and relationships in a cause-and-effect investigation. These maps make thinking visible and promote collaboration as students work together to refine their understanding.
Reinventing School. You co-design it, We make it possible – Re-imagine, Reinvent, Rethink, Empathy, Education 3.0, Transform, Revolution, Collaboration, Design Thinking Challenge, 21st Century Skills, Project
Encourage life-long learning, promote alternative learning environments and equip you with 21st Century skills
Vocabulary – NikPeachey – SimplyBox
A Simply box of vocabulary activities
7 Myths About Internet Filters
Doug Johnson takes on some of the things that some folks have just assumed.