Feeling anxious, or distracted? Research shows that listening to natural sounds can improve your mood, and even your productivity. Whether you want to make nature sounds a part of your day or clear your brain with white noise, today's Cool Websites and App has you covered with 5 free resources for sounds that will help…
An audio recording doesn't have to go through the full-fledged production process of creating an a podcast in order for it to be a valuable activity for students. Creating short, unedited audio recordings is a good way for students to record and share their reflections on things that they have learned and observed in your classroom. The following five tools can all be used for creating and sharing short audio recordings.
It’s Tuesday, so you know what that means… It’s time to “Tech It Up” with another cool tool that can be utilized in the educational setting.
So, let’s get right to it. This week’s shout out goes to Photos for Class, a site that’s ideal for safely searching for images that can be incorporated into classroom lessons, activities and projects.
Besides providing G-rated images via Flickr and proprietary filters, downloaded images also include citations that are automatically generated by the web tool. Attribution includes name of the author and photo, a link to the original photo and the name and type of license as well as a link to the licensing terms. How cool is that? No more worrying about the copyright police banging on your door. Photos for Class has got you covered!
But one platform that is often overlooked, yet packs a powerful punch, is Instagram.
On the surface, it makes sense to brush it off. After all it’s:
Mobile only Based around images Confusing Which doesn’t exactly sound like something you’d learn to take advantage of in Business-101. But here’s the thing…
Your customers are always on their phones (the average person checks their cell phone 110 times a day) They’re crying out for images It’s not as confusing as you’d think And to top it all off, it’s one of the most subscribed social media platforms in the world, with 75 million daily users.
For this week's Top Picks List Friday, we're featuring painting and drawing apps. More and more artists, from amateurs to pros, are recognizing the value in using tablets and phones to sketch, draw, and paint. These art apps -- our current favorites -- give students the freedom of gesture and...
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