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Music Education Resources
“Resources for music teachers”
VisualBlooms – home
A Visual Representation of
Bloom’s Taxonomic Hierarchy
with a 21st Century Skills Frame.
Desmos Graphing Calculator
Welcome to the Desmos Calculator!
Use this calculator for graphing, for calculating, for sharing, for creating. Look on the right for help or inspiration.
Studyladder, online english literacy & mathematics. Kids activity games, worksheets and lesson plans.
Studyladder is a highly effective, logically organised, Mathematics and Literacy program. It has been developed by experienced educators to inspire and motivate learning. It is suitable for Primary and Junior High School students and is very easy to use – students simply login with a username and password to access all the learning materials.
LiveWeb – insert and update web pages real-time in PowerPoint
Use LiveWeb to insert web pages into a PowerPoint slide and refresh the pages real-time during slide show. Display web pages without ever leaving the confines of your PowerPoint slide show. No coding required. LiveWeb works with documents off your local drive too. You can specify relative paths. LiveWeb will also look for files in the presentation folder if the files have local drive information and cannot be located at the location specified by the user during slideshow. LiveWeb encapsulates the need to insert a web browser control manually and write code to update the web pages within the control during the slide show. It consists of two components.
Northern Nevada Writing Project: Writing Lesson of the Month Network
Our Writing Lesson of the Month E-mail Network…
15,200+ Educators & Writers and Still Growing Strong!
NewsWhip | What’s trending, right now
We rank news stories based on what people are actually sharing with their friends. Everything on NewsWhip has been picked out and shared by someone somewhere. The stories that make our front page have been shared by thousands of people in a matter of hours or even minutes, so they tend to be pretty awesome.
Priv3: Practical Third-Party Privacy
Did you know that social networking sites like Facebook, Google+, and Twitter can track your visits to any web page that uses the familiar “Like”, “Follow”, or “+1” buttons, even if you do not actually click these buttons?
The Priv3 Firefox extension lets you remain logged in to the social networking sites you use and still browse the web, knowing that those third-party sites only learn where you go on the web when you want them to. All this happens transparently, without the need to maintain any filters. Priv3 is free to use for anyone.
A Visual History of Twitter [INFOGRAPHIC]
Since its launch in the summer of 2006, Twitter has become the leader in microblogging, limiting even its most famous users to a concise 140 characters. This infographic details Twitter’s most influential content creators, staggering adoption rates, and struggle to turn a profit.
Curious about The Biebs‘ first tweet? Wondering which event caused the latest tweets-per-second record? Scroll on down for a bird’s eye view (see what we did there?) of the world’s favorite real-time information network.
Communities of Practice in Teacher Education | Scoop.it
Communities of Practice in Teacher Education
“Teaching and learning in the 21st Century is changing rapidly and teacher professional development needs to keep pace with these changes …”
Google Forms Email Script
A script for emailing Google Forms
Exploratree – http://www.exploratree.org.uk
Use the free online library of thinking guides.
14 Epic Tech Fails That Will Live In Infamy [INFOGRAPHIC]
Most of these products fizzled due to market competition, lack of consumer demand or just plan clunkiness. Others were cool for a time (especially if Leonard Nimoy said so), but were quickly surpassed by other groundbreaking technology.
Use Twitter to Poll Your Friends and Followers with Wedgies ~ LockerGnome Social Media & Technology
Crowdsourcing is so hot right now. Facebook users love the “Ask Question” feature to poll their friends to impact a decision they have to make, decide which movie to watch, or collect a series of answers, and Facebook pages can now embed a survey from SurveyMonkey to poll followers and customers about their opinions and decisions. There are also apps like Swayable where users pick one of two options both on the Web or with their smartphone, as well as dozens of other services and apps users can poll fans, friends, and followers with like WuFoo, Poll Daddy, and SurveyGizmo (just to name a few).