The desire to create free classroom websites and student blogs has never been higher. Weebly offers a great online tool to let teachers do just that. It's easy to set up and monitor, so let's see how it works.
Technology and education are pretty intertwined these days and nearly every teacher has a few favorite tech tools that make doing his or her job and connecting with students a little bit easier and more fun for all involved.
If you're short on time but looking to learn about some of the coolest and most engaging web 2.0 tools, you're in luck! From Today's Meet to Socrative, there's plenty here for a teacher on the go but in the know.
We do not skype for skyping sake, but are using a video conferencing tool, such as Skype, to expose our students to skills and literacies vital for the 21st century. A Skype call is directly related to curriculum content, it is a learning call.
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 Scoop provides a matrix for varying levels of technology integration in K-12 learning. This can be used by teachers when planning and can be especially helpful when shifting the use of technology from the teachers into hands of students. :-)
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