"Pic Collage is a simple and free app for both phone and tablet that can turn photos and images into real works of art. With pre - made collage templates and backgrounds, the app is unique in how easy it is for students to manipulate their photos into beautiful layouts and patterns.
The app also features built-in effects and stickers that give students the ability to truly personalize their work, providing endless classroom uses, applications and fun."
Responsive design for a website is often used in the context of mobile users.
Given the fact that more and more users are using mobile devices such as their smartphones and tablets to access the web, both for browsing and otherwise, it is extremely important that website designs become responsive towards all devices and screen sizes.
Find more advantages, benefits and best practices of responsive design at the infographic and article link.
A continuación os mostramos 3 ejemplos de recursos web que pueden hacer tus clases más amenas e interactivas. En todas ellas se fomenta la implicación de los participantes para hacerlos más protagonistas de su propio aprendizaje y para lograr un ambiente fluido y dinámico capaz de favorecer un clima de atención distendido.
Stick Around is a super fun app that students and teachers can use to make puzzles straight from their iPad. I have the chance to talk to lots of teachers about ways to use iPads in their classrooms and this is a great example of a content creation app that can be used in multiple subject areas. Teachers can create interactive assignments for students and children of all ages can demonstrate their understanding of a concept.
Have you ever wanted to demonstrate a live website during a PowerPoint presentation? Here’s how you can insert a live webpage into a PowerPoint presentation so you can show the exact content you’re talking about.
"I shared this idea on Free Technology for Teachers earlier today and I’m sharing it here to bring an iPad slant to it. At the beginning of the new school year it can take a while for new students to open up to each other and to you. One way to get them to share stories about themselves is to have them put it into a fun comic story. Through creating comic stories you can have students share favorite stories from their summer vacations. In the process students learn how to use a new tool, practice developing storylines, and they let you in on a little bit of who they are as people. Here are three iPad apps that I like to use to create comic stories."
The 2014 Best Websites for Teaching & Learning foster the qualities of innovation, creativity, active participation, and collaboration. They are free, Web-based sites that are user friendly and encourage a community of learners to explore and discover.