This is a great tool for creating short audio files which can be posted to Facebook, Twitter or shared by email. The tool runs in the browser but there are also apps for iPhone and Android. In the settings you can also change the speed and pitch of the wudio file. Very Useful.
This is a great tool if you need to do writing work on your computer and don't want to be distracted. Just click on 'Full screen' and you can start writing on a dark background that covers the screen. When you are finished you can export your text and edit it.
nicely designed whiteboardDeekit is a shared whiteboard that enables online editing using any kind of content, be it drawing, text, image, anything. A whiteboard that is available anytime, anywhere on any device.
I think if you asked most teachers, especially in their first few years of teaching, what would make their lives easier, the single most common answer you would get, would be ready made lesson plans and materials.
5 Ways To Have A High-Tech Classroom With What You Already Have
This is an excerpt from a larger article all about the real world ways teachers can use the technology they already have in their classroom to have a high-tech learning environment. Be sure to download the Edudemic Magazine iPad app (free to download!) and check out the September issue of the magazine for the full story (including an interview with a teacher who has done some amazing things with the tech he already has).
There are a host of ways to use the technology you already have at your fingertips to create a Classroom 2.0.
MindMaple is a really useful mind mapping software for Windows PCs that you can download and use to brainstorm topics for assignments, create notes or make your own vocabulary charts. Great for organising and sharing your thoughts.
This is a useful easy to use tool for creating online magazines with images and video embedded. Not for use by people under 13 years old and they do claim righte to use any images etc that you upload. Still handy for creating a visually pleasing online magazine.
Sharing your scoops to your social media accounts is a must to distribute your curated content. Not only will it drive traffic and leads through your content, but it will help show your expertise with your followers.
How to integrate my topics' content to my website?
Integrating your curated content to your website or blog will allow you to increase your website visitors’ engagement, boost SEO and acquire new visitors. By redirecting your social media traffic to your website, Scoop.it will also help you generate more qualified traffic and leads from your curation work.
Distributing your curated content through a newsletter is a great way to nurture and engage your email subscribers will developing your traffic and visibility.
Creating engaging newsletters with your curated content is really easy.