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Create "lessons" (in a linear way) on the canvas by dragging and drawing. Choose from a range of tools eg text boxes, simple quizzes, youtube videos, downloadable content, weblinks, Google docs etc.
You can even assign to a class. Post out link and students can do tasks. You can monitor how long was spent on each activity and results of quizzes etc. Nice feature that students can comment on each activity too.
Free tool but costs if you wish to set up as a school.
I saw a demonstration of this software at the Fort Bend ISD Technology Conference on June 19. The possibilities for this technology are unlimited! Check this out for an introduction into into virtual reality in education!
YouTube can be a great place to find educational videos to use in your classroom. But YouTube isn't the only place where you can find good educational video content. These services will allow you to organize playlists from multiple video sharing services:
Google Drive is offering some incredibly helpful tools to help teachers...and the students will react positively for technology based interactions. Consider this article as an introduction if you are not yet familiar with the Google Drive tools.
Even those who are in the edtech industry can miss out on some seriously helpful free learning sites that are impacting the teaching and learning practices offering a little something for every kind of learner in 21st century.
Polychart is a free web service that lets you easily create Dashboards and charts from your existing database. It conveniently connects directly to where you store your data and works in browsers and on tablets so you can create charts and diagrams anywhere you are. You can also export your charts to PowerPoint, PDF and image formats.
This interactive cube creator will help your students to start their own story writing. It breaks the writing process into six distinct parts which will guide students to write their own biographies, mystery stories, short stories, and free planning of story, a blank template that they can customize.