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Nowadays it is difficult to imagine a student who goes through their college without a smartphone, tablet, or at least a computer. Young people practically spend their days with modern technology, but not all of them have realized that their devices can save instead of waste time.
If you try to implement these educational tools in your studying activities, you will not only improve the quality of your learning methods, but will also go through college…Continue
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A Taste of “Bitter and Sweet” Dark Chocolate
—Reflections on my internship by Jia Yao
With the help of Mary Sakin, the SCB Director of Applied Business Learning, I found my first U.S. internship with Spudder.com. As a web-oriented business, Spudder depends heavily on business tools like Mavenlink and Google Apps to manage work flow. From the moment I…Continue
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Students, tutors, and teachers are no longer limited to classroom learning. The Internet offers many great options for tutors and teachers to prepare for their lectures and work with students in a non-conventional virtual environment. If you are determined to make progress in your career as a professional tutor or you just want to find a way to help your cousin who lives across the country, you are recommended to experiment with the tools listed below and find the best platform that will…Continue
Use Voki to create an Avatar for you or your class and embed theVoki into your website or blog.
Added by Brian Weir on December 26, 2013 at 4:52pm — No Comments
Knovio allows teachers and business leaders toadd video and voice to common PowerPoint presentationsand then be shared through email, your blog and website through embedding the presentation.
Added by Brian Weir on December 26, 2013 at 4:45pm — No Comments
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This morning when my dad gave me a ride to work (it was pouring outside), we had some chit chat while waiting in traffic. He was telling me about the start of the new university year and about the fact that he didn’t prepare anything for his courses with the students. I told him “Well, you still have…Continue
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Desmos is aweb 2.0 graphing calculator that allows easy demonstrations for students in math classrooms on how to graph mathematical formulas. Extremely easy to use. Print, save, or share your graph in multiple formats.
Added by Brian Weir on June 22, 2013 at 1:04pm — No Comments
Demonstrates how to disable the peskySmart Ink toolbarso that it doesn't show up on your Windows.
Added by Brian Weir on May 27, 2013 at 2:25pm — No Comments
If your looking to integrate more technology into your classroom, you might want to consider setting up a backchannel that your students can use.
What is a backchannel?
A backchannel is a secondary discussion that complements the primary teaching activity. It has its origins with Twitter and conferences where the audience participates with the presenters. The same concepts can be used in the classroom.
What does a backchannel provide?
Added by David Johns on January 22, 2013 at 9:36pm — No Comments
Create interactive and informative educational timelinesin an extremely easy manner. Students will love being given the option of creating a timeline. Use Timerime for history, art, science, social studies or just about any subject in which they are required to understand the time frame at which events occurred.
Added by Brian Weir on February 27, 2012 at 5:04pm — No Comments
Chartle is an awesome site that allows students and teachers the ability to create dynamic and graphic charts based upon data collected in the classroom. This site is extremely easy to use and can be easily used across most grade levels. Click the link to view a short tutorial and example of what Chartle is.
Added by Brian Weir on February 4, 2012 at 1:25pm — No Comments
Aviary is a powerful suite of graphics and audio tools that can be used for educational purposes and assignments. It is a very dynamic piece of software that is hosted in the cloud and is an excellent web 2.0 tool. Click here to read more about using Aviary in the Classroom.
Added by Brian Weir on January 25, 2012 at 8:34pm — No Comments
On 20th September 2011 the iEducate Team presents the tools and resources that were developed during the project lifetime. Furthermore recent developments and technologies that will shape the future of vocational education will be introduced during several break-out session.
On 21st September 2011 a virtual conference will take place at the virtual training island in Second Life for those unable to attend in person on the 20th.
Added by Jana Dobbelstein on August 1, 2011 at 3:26am — No Comments
By “productivity” tools and resources, I am referring to tools that can help teachers get their jobs done more efficiently or effectively, at no cost (beyond the effort required to use the resources, of course). There are so many of these types of tools out on the…Continue
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