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Three Tools Students Can Use for Collaborative Brainstorming on the Web

Three Tools Students Can Use for Collaborative Brainstorming on the Web | Edtech for Schools | Scoop.it

One of the first challenges that students face when beginning to work on a group research project is organizing and connecting all of their ideas. These three tools can help students collaboratively organize their ideas on the web.


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Neat tools for collaborative work or could be used by the teacher to demonstrate brainstorming to the class - also check out http://eduwebinar.com.au/web-tools-to-support-inquiry-based-learning

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Open Sankoré | The Free Interactive Whiteboard ...

Open Sankoré | The Free Interactive Whiteboard ... | Edtech for Schools | Scoop.it
A program dedicated to teaching In addition to commenting, drawing, and highlighting, the Open-Sankoré program gives you the option of enriching your course content by importing flash animations, images, audio, videos, or by including existing .pdf...
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Study Vibe - Toolbox

Study Vibe - Toolbox | Edtech for Schools | Scoop.it

There are so many resources on the web that it can sometimes be overwhelming to try and find what you are looking for. 

The Toolbox is designed to be a sort of 'one-stop-shop' of handy resources to use for study and research. We have tried to save you time by putting up only sites that we think are going to help with your study and research.  It will change constantly depending on the needs of the Studyvibers.

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Product Reviews for Teachers | graphite

Product Reviews for Teachers | graphite | Edtech for Schools | Scoop.it
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Reviews of educational games, apps, websites, and more for educators and parents.

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Product Reviews for Teachers | graphite

Product Reviews for Teachers | graphite | Edtech for Schools | Scoop.it

Graphite™ is a free service from nonprofit Common Sense Media designed to help preK-12 educators discover, use, and share the best apps, games, websites, and digital curricula for their students by providing unbiased, rigorous ratings and practical insights from our active community of teachers.

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WeVideo - Free Online Video Editor & Maker

WeVideo - Free Online Video Editor & Maker | Edtech for Schools | Scoop.it

WeVideo is the leading online video creation platform, providing video editing, collaboration, and sharing across any device - mobile, tablets, laptops & PCs. Use online video to engage students, introduce project-based learning, and develop 21st century skills.

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E-Curriculum... Exploring 24 Free Open Education Resources (OER)... The Digital Curriculum Part 2

E-Curriculum... Exploring 24 Free Open Education Resources (OER)... The Digital Curriculum Part 2 | Edtech for Schools | Scoop.it

In this series I will investigate some resources that can open up a world of digital curricula. In this second  post of the series, I’ll examine the idea of Open Education Resources. 

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edshelf | Reviews & recommendations of tools for education

edshelf | Reviews & recommendations of tools for education | Edtech for Schools | Scoop.it
Edtech and education app reviews and recommendations. Find the right teaching and learning tools for your needs.
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P2PU | P2PU Badge Maker

P2PU | P2PU Badge Maker | Edtech for Schools | Scoop.it
P2PU Badge Maker : A step by step guide on how to make a badge to associate to a P2PU challenge
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Students can participate in online Quests or create ePortfolios, earning badges along the way for each accomplishment.

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ForAllBadges - Badge Systems for K-12 Students

ForAllBadges - Badge Systems for K-12 Students | Edtech for Schools | Scoop.it

A badge management system for school-aged learners. Issue badges using any iOS device and submit them to the Mozilla Open Badges Backpack!

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Mozilla Webmaker

Mozilla Webmaker | Edtech for Schools | Scoop.it

Mozilla's collection of tools relating to multimedia (with Popcorn), web pages (with Thimble) and remixes (with X-Ray Goggles.

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ProcessOn - Create diagrams online & Real time collaboration

ProcessOn - Create diagrams online & Real time collaboration | Edtech for Schools | Scoop.it
ProcessOn is a powerful online diagramming platform. We make diagrams drawing so easy, such as flowchart, BPMN, UML diagrams, UI mockups, iOS mockups, and org charts.
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Real-time collaboration on charts, too.

ProcessOn is a new free site/app designed for creating collaborative diagrams.  Upon first signing up (neat feature allows you to create your own unique URL), users will notice that the interface very similar to most online diagramming programs/apps, e.g., Inspiration.  ProcessOn is very user friendly and allows users to add shapes, bubbles, text, images, colors, etc.  Best of all, ProcessOn is collaborative in nature and ideal for students working in groups on the same project (users of Google Docs will feel right at home).  The social networking features allows users to share, collaborate, chat, and set privacy features, all in real-time, which is ideal for education.  Not only is this a great tool for creating diagrams but it's also ideal for brainstorming, mind mapping, and creating flow charts. - See more at: http://www.techlearning.com/Default.aspx?tabid=67&entryid=7042#sthash.uTB0p9O5.dpufProcessOn is a new free site/app designed for creating collaborative diagrams.  Upon first signing up (neat feature allows you to create your own unique URL), users will notice that the interface very similar to most online diagramming programs/apps, e.g., Inspiration.  ProcessOn is very user friendly and allows users to add shapes, bubbles, text, images, colors, etc.  Best of all, ProcessOn is collaborative in nature and ideal for students working in groups on the same project (users of Google Docs will feel right at home).  The social networking features allows users to share, collaborate, chat, and set privacy features, all in real-time, which is ideal for education.  Not only is this a great tool for creating diagrams but it's also ideal for brainstorming, mind mapping, and creating flow charts. - See more at: http://www.techlearning.com/Default.aspx?tabid=67&entryid=7042#sthash.uTB0p9O5.dpufDavid KapulerDavid KapulerProcessOn is a new free site/app designed for creating collaborative diagrams.  Upon first signing up (neat feature allows you to create your own unique URL), users will notice that the interface very similar to most online diagramming programs/apps, e.g., Inspiration.  ProcessOn is very user friendly and allows users to add shapes, bubbles, text, images, colors, etc.  Best of all, ProcessOn is collaborative in nature and ideal for students working in groups on the same project (users of Google Docs will feel right at home).  The social networking features allows users to share, collaborate, chat, and set privacy features, all in real-time, which is ideal for education.  Not only is this a great tool for creating diagrams but it's also ideal for brainstorming, mind mapping, and creating flow charts. - See more at: http://www.techlearning.com/Default.aspx?tabid=67&entryid=7042#sthash.tOccrAq6.dpuf
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12 Free Storybook Apps for iPads

12 Free Storybook Apps for iPads | Edtech for Schools | Scoop.it
You can give children access to storybooks with these free iPad apps.  In this list you will see eReader platforms that include picture books and chapter books - some even let students create their...
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3 Fun Web Tools That Let You Remix Web Pages

3 Fun Web Tools That Let You Remix Web Pages | Edtech for Schools | Scoop.it
These may be some of the most fun and interesting web tools you'll try today.
The post 3 Fun Web Tools That Let You Remix Web Pages appeared first on Edudemic.
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Poll Everywhere

Audience response system that uses mobile phones, twitter, and the web. Responses are displayed in real-time on gorgeous charts in PowerPoint, Keynote, or web browser.
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Educator accounts for teachers available.  Free basic version.

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Web 2.0: Cool Tools for Schools

Web 2.0:  Cool Tools for Schools | Edtech for Schools | Scoop.it
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Tech tools for use in education, categorized  and described.

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ThingLink - Make Your Images Interactive

ThingLink - Make Your Images Interactive | Edtech for Schools | Scoop.it
ThingLink lets users add interactive links to any photo and turn them into fun web experiences that drive engagement.
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11 EdTech Bloggers To Follow in 2014

11 EdTech Bloggers To Follow in 2014 | Edtech for Schools | Scoop.it
Looking for new ideas for how to use technology in your classroom in 2014? Looking for colleagues to inspire your practice? Ideas to help integrate technology into your lesson plans? Look no further. One of the things we love most about teaching in the age of technology is the ability it...
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NeverEndingSearch — @joycevalenza by Joyce Valenza

NeverEndingSearch — @joycevalenza by Joyce Valenza | Edtech for Schools | Scoop.it

NeverEnding Search Blog by Joyce Valenza of School Library Journal.

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Part One Digital Learning ... Top 3 Resources to Discover and Curate Digital Curriculum for Teachers and Students

Part One Digital Learning ... Top 3 Resources to Discover and Curate Digital Curriculum for Teachers and Students | Edtech for Schools | Scoop.it

Welcome to "Part One" of a series of posts dedicated to those attempting to curate the Digital Curriculum. Please enjoy and share this post via email or a retweet. 

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Canva – Amazingly simple graphic design for blogs, presentations, Facebook covers, flyers and so much more.

Canva – Amazingly simple graphic design for blogs, presentations, Facebook covers, flyers and so much more. | Edtech for Schools | Scoop.it
Canva makes design simple for everyone. Create designs for Web or print: blog graphics, presentations, Facebook covers, flyers, posters, invitations and so much more.
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Mozilla Backpack

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Celebrate your skills & passions by earning badges from online issuers and collecting them in your Mozilla backpack.

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ForAllRubrics - Super Powered Rubrics

ForAllRubrics - Super Powered Rubrics | Edtech for Schools | Scoop.it

Allows teachers to easily manage classroom assessment on mobile devices such as the iPad. Allows schools and districts to efficiently distribute common assessments and collect results automatically.

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Activate Instruction | A free tool to personalize learning

Activate Instruction | A free tool to personalize learning | Edtech for Schools | Scoop.it

 

 

An open platform where educators can browse, search, rate, add, share, and organize their favorite Common Core-aligned resources, and put them together in personalized playlists for students.

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PowerPoint Presentations Online - Upload and Share on authorSTREAM

PowerPoint Presentations Online - Upload and Share on authorSTREAM | Edtech for Schools | Scoop.it
authorSTREAM enables presenters to upload and share PowerPoint presentations online and embed slideshows in blogs, convert to video and share on YouTube, iPods, iPads and social networks.
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8 New 21st Century Classroom Resources for 2014

8 New 21st Century Classroom Resources for 2014 | Edtech for Schools | Scoop.it
A list of 8 new educational products and experiences to get excited about in 2014, ranging from toys like GoldieBlox to computer games like Minecraft!
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