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Toufee - create flash movies without programming

Toufee - create flash movies without programming | Online Education to Virtual conferences | Scoop.it

The traditional approach to flash movie making has been to use complicated desktop software which are difficult to learn and require advanced programming skills. Toufee on the other hand requires absolutely no technical skills, and its so simple to use that you can get started instantly!

Toufee is the only flash Maker that supports YouTube!


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These tools give people opportunities to be creative without the level of technical skills previously required.

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Michelle Gilstrap's curator insight, January 6, 12:27 PM

This is another great tool for thos who want to creat a flash movie without the software and without technical skills. I love things like this for the rest of us.

Willemijn Schmitz's curator insight, January 6, 4:48 PM

Werkt niet op de iPad natuurlijk... Maar wel goed om morgen te proberen

GwynethJones's curator insight, January 12, 10:32 AM

Toufee is the only flash Maker that supports YouTube!

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The Best Tool to Collect, Organize & Publish Your Favorite Links - The Google Bookmark Manager

The Best Tool to Collect, Organize & Publish Your Favorite Links - The Google Bookmark Manager | Online Education to Virtual conferences | Scoop.it

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I love tools that can help me #organize what I've got and to be a more #effective #online #business person.

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Gianluigi Spagnoli's curator insight, November 3, 11:13 AM

Organizza i tuoi link, i siti preferiti e molto ancora grazie a Google Bookmark Manager. 

GIANFRANCO MARINI's curator insight, November 5, 3:08 PM

The Google Bookmark manager è un sistema per gestire i bookmark che assomiglia per certi versi a Pinterest, in quanto si configura come uno strumento visuale.

 

E' possibile in modo molto semplice ordinare le pagine che ci interessano, poiché il sistema di gestione è integrato nel browser.

 

Il funzionamento è simile a Pearltrees, si creano cartelle, entro le quali è possibile o creare altre cartelle per classificare in modo più preciso e dettagliato i nostri segnalibri, o si salvano i segnalibri dai quali sarà poi possibile accedere alle pagine.

 

E' possibile editare le cartelle e i bookmarks personalizzandoli (nome, descrizione, annotazioni, pubblico/privato, ecc.). E' possibile condividere le cartelle rendendole pubbliche.

 

Si tratta di un interessante strumento di content curation che può rivelarsi molto utile per tenere sotto controllo il sovraccarico informativo cui si è costantemente esposti navigando in rete.

 

Per installare questa funzionalità occorre attivarla dal chrome web store a questo indirizzo https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/bookmark-manager/gmlllbghnfkpflemihljekbapjopfjik

 

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The Best Tool to Collect, Organize & Publish Your Favorite Links - The Google Bookmark Manager

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Beyond PowerPoint & Keynote: The 20 Best Apps to Create and Share Presentations

Beyond PowerPoint & Keynote: The 20 Best Apps to Create and Share Presentations | Online Education to Virtual conferences | Scoop.it

From school classrooms to Apple product launches, slideshow presentations have quickly become the standard accompaniment to lectures. You can't give a speech without a slideshow, it seems. And they all feel same. Presentations are dominated by Microsoft PowerPoint and Apple Keynote, apps that are all but omnipresent.


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Great list of #apps and #presentation tools and #eduational resources. There were sites on this list that I use all the time and a few that I had not tried yet. Of course, I went to those I didn't know and began exploring what they have to offer.

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Elsie Whitelock's curator insight, November 14, 8:49 AM

Today's the day for more tools for presentations

Bob Connelly's comment, November 29, 7:45 PM
Great list of tools! I am going to take a closer look at SlideDog
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5 Tech Savvy Teaching Tools That Your Students Will Love

5 Tech Savvy Teaching Tools That Your Students Will Love | Online Education to Virtual conferences | Scoop.it
These Fun, Free Web Applications Make it Quick and Easy to Create Cool Learning Content (Watch out Though, Other Teachers Will be Banging Down Your Door Looking

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This list of webistes offers suggestions for sites with tools  to help teachers to create interactive learning environment from surveys, to lessons, to making short videos. Super helpful escpecially since there's both free and paid versions available. You can have teaching tools on a zero or low budget.#education#technology.  

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Beth Dichter's curator insight, March 23, 10:00 PM

Five resources are shared in this post, with explanations about how to use them in your classroom. All have free versions available.

* LessonPaths (http://www.lessonpaths.com/) allows you to put together groups of web resources and other digital resources in one location. (This was called MentorMob.)

* Blendspace (https://www.blendspace.com/schools) is similar to LessonPaths but with a different look to it. Check them both out to see which fits your needs.

* Geddit (http://letsgeddit.com/) provides a space where you can ask questions and students can respond using most any digital device that can access the Internet.

* TED-Ed (http://letsgeddit.com/) is a resource that provides lessons that include a video, questions, resources and a discussion forum and allow you to flip any lesson you find. Additional videos are added frequently.

* Powtoon (http://www.powtoon.com) allows you to create videos using templates. It is a little more complex to learn and you will be limited to five minute videos unless you subscribe. There is an educational version available.

Have fun exploring these tools and creating content to engage your students!

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10 Free Things for Teaching About the 2014 Winter Olympics - NEA

10 Free Things for Teaching About the 2014 Winter Olympics - NEA | Online Education to Virtual conferences | Scoop.it
The 22nd Winter Olympics will be held February 6-23, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. Learn about the history of the Olympic Games, the sports, the athletes and more with these lessons, activities, videos and reference materials.

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From history to science to understanding the dynamics of competition, there's so much to teach about the 2014 Winter Olympics #education#WinterOlympics+

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Top 5 Productivity Applications for Android

More at Pocketnow: We mostly use our phones for social interaction and communication, but many of us need to also get work done on the road. In this video, w...

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All productivity tools are appreciated. It's great to be introduced to the latest technology  tools  which make getting work done more efficiently something that gets easier, not harder.

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What Is Web 3.0 And How Will It Change Education?

What Is Web 3.0 And How Will It Change Education? | Online Education to Virtual conferences | Scoop.it
We'll reach a new state of web skills when we reinvent technology tools to better enhance our personal learning. We'll be at 3.0 when schools are everywhere and not viewed as daycare.

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Great to have a chart for comparison

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Beth Dichter's curator insight, January 12, 1:56 PM

Web 3.0 has been shared on this Scoop.it and this table is a bit different from previous ones. What do you think? Is your school heading towards a Web 3.0 environment, where teachers will not only be those whom are licensed professionals but also those who are accesible on line from all parts of the worlld? Will schools graduate students whom view industrywill view as co-workers whom are prepared for a knowledge economy? This table presents what may be in the future. What do you think?

Julie Ekner Koch's curator insight, January 14, 3:00 PM

Our learning experience is changing, both in the education system and in the workplace. This table provides an overview of the new web 3.0 and its implications

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Top 9 Apps and Tools for Learning Grammar - AVATARGENERATION

Top 9 Apps and Tools for Learning Grammar  - AVATARGENERATION | Online Education to Virtual conferences | Scoop.it
If you ask students what their favorite subject is, it’s a rare kid who will say grammar. If you ask teachers the same question, it’s also a rare teacher who will say that s/he enjoys teaching grammar more than any other subject.

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Adults need this too.

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ChatterPix - Create Talking Pictures on Your iPad - iPad Apps for School

ChatterPix - Create Talking Pictures on Your iPad - iPad Apps for School | Online Education to Virtual conferences | Scoop.it

"ChatterPix Kids is a free iPad app that you and your students can use to turn pictures into talking pictures. To create a talking picture just snap a picture with your iPad or import a picture from your iPad’s camera roll. After taking the picture just draw in a face and tap the record button to make your picture talk. Your recording can be up to thirty seconds in length. Before publishing your talking picture you can add fun stickers, text, and frames to your picture. Finished Chatter Pix projects are saved to your camera roll and from there you can export it to a number of services including YouTube."


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Shelly Terrell: “It’s Not About the Technology; It’s About the Experiences” (EdSurge News)

Shelly Terrell: “It’s Not About the Technology; It’s About the Experiences” (EdSurge News) | Online Education to Virtual conferences | Scoop.it
The average teacher impacts about 3,000 students in his or her lifetime. Imagine what could happen when you inspire 3,000 individuals.Teaching is a profound mission.

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Teachers change lives and as adults we often hold on to strong memories of what one or more teachers have  said to us along our educational journey. Be the teacher that inspires students to do great things with their lives.

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15 signs you're a word nerd | Ragan.com

15 signs you're a word nerd | Ragan.com | Online Education to Virtual conferences | Scoop.it
In observance of National Word Nerd Day, we offer an array of symptoms that indicate your affinity for correct grammar, usage, syntax, punctuation, and spelling run deeper than that of others.

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Takeaway from this article: I didn't know there was a National Word Nerd Day" or how to properly celebrate it.

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Jeff Domansky's curator insight, January 9, 1:29 PM

Celebrating National Word Nerd Day! Who knew?

Freepass's curator insight, January 10, 5:05 AM

¿Nadie qiere jugar a apalabrados contigo? ¿Buscas palabras extrañas en el diccionrio por diversón? Puede que seas un "word nerd"

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Toufee - create flash movies without programming

Toufee - create flash movies without programming | Online Education to Virtual conferences | Scoop.it

The traditional approach to flash movie making has been to use complicated desktop software which are difficult to learn and require advanced programming skills. Toufee on the other hand requires absolutely no technical skills, and its so simple to use that you can get started instantly!

Toufee is the only flash Maker that supports YouTube!


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These tools give people opportunities to be creative without the level of technical skills previously required.

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Michelle Gilstrap's curator insight, January 6, 12:27 PM

This is another great tool for thos who want to creat a flash movie without the software and without technical skills. I love things like this for the rest of us.

Willemijn Schmitz's curator insight, January 6, 4:48 PM

Werkt niet op de iPad natuurlijk... Maar wel goed om morgen te proberen

GwynethJones's curator insight, January 12, 10:32 AM

Toufee is the only flash Maker that supports YouTube!

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The History of Classroom Technology Infographic

The History of Classroom Technology Infographic | Online Education to Virtual conferences | Scoop.it
The History of Classroom Technology Infographic provides a snapshot of the many educational tools used since the firtst public schoolhouse opened in 1635.

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Moira Erwine's curator insight, January 3, 7:31 AM

Let's get moving!

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Qmee find out what happens online in 60 seconds

Qmee find out what happens online in 60 seconds | Online Education to Virtual conferences | Scoop.it

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A lot happens in 60 seconds and this gives you a great visual.

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Viljenka Savli (http://www2.arnes.si/~sopvsavl/)'s curator insight, April 15, 9:58 AM

This is what life today looks like :). The statistic is incredible and the distances ar

José Antônio Carlos - O Professor Pepe's curator insight, April 15, 11:28 AM

A velocidade de nossos dias em um simples gráfico.

Nicky Mohan's curator insight, April 15, 8:23 PM

All in just 60 seconds

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8 Ways to Make Your Presentation More Interactive

8 Ways to Make Your Presentation More Interactive | Online Education to Virtual conferences | Scoop.it

In a recent survey we conducted with the help of Harris Poll, almost half of the respondents admitted to doing something other than listening during a co-worker’s presentation—popular answers included sending a text message (28 percent), checking email (27 percent), and falling asleep (17 percent). To say the least, it can be difficult to hold an audience’s attention, let alone get your message across when presenting. By making your presentation more interactive, you can help...


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A few tips to help get people more involved and engaged in your #presentations. Easy tips to implement.#education #teaching #training 

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Carlos Rodrigues Cadre's curator insight, October 25, 9:21 AM

adicionar a sua visão ...

Deborah Jones's curator insight, October 25, 9:59 AM

Presentation

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What Type of Presenter Are You?

What Type of Presenter Are You? | Online Education to Virtual conferences | Scoop.it
Different people have different strengths when presenting, depending on their presenter types. Find out what yours, and how to make them work for you.

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Learn more about yourself and your #presentation style. #education 

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Carrie Hill's curator insight, November 6, 3:37 PM

I took the survey and turned out that I was exactly the presenter I thought I was.  As I look through the different types of presenters, I began type-casting our staff.  Wondering if my skills are accurate?  Take the survey and let me know.

Hwang Jiye's curator insight, November 6, 9:03 PM

Nowadays, the ability to present properly and well is a needed thing for everyone. I really think about my presenting style and I think this article helped me keep thinking about better ways to present.

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BadgeOS

BadgeOS | Online Education to Virtual conferences | Scoop.it
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I was first introduced to this site almost two years ago and I love the innovative learning resources.

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26 Teacher Tools To Create Online Assessments

26 Teacher Tools To Create Online Assessments | Online Education to Virtual conferences | Scoop.it
Need to create online assessments for a flipped classroom or for a blended learning environment? Here are 26 tools to get you started.

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I will definitely have some feedback after reviewing these tools to create online assessments. Creating assessments is an important first step because you don't give the prescription on how to fix a business before you've figured out what the problem are-that's why you begin with the assessments- they become your base starting point of reference. This article has tools to help you create those online assessments.Let me know which are your favorite tools. 

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Armando's curator insight, January 23, 3:21 AM

26 Teacher Tools To Create Online Assessments

Saberes Sin Fronteras Ong's curator insight, January 23, 7:29 PM

Herramientas para la evaluacion  en enseñanza online

Agora Abierta's curator insight, January 25, 2:55 PM

Listly para compartir recursos de evaluación para el profesorado.

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Teachit Timer - A Free Online Timer

Teachit Timer - A Free Online Timer | Online Education to Virtual conferences | Scoop.it

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I need this- a tool to organize and track my time -- This is cool-#education

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Progressive training's curator insight, January 26, 11:55 AM

Teachit Timer - A Free Online Timer 

Rosemary Tyrrell's curator insight, January 27, 1:18 PM

This is slightly better than the one I am already using. 

Charlie Dare's comment, January 28, 12:08 AM
Managed to set to current time then couldnt see how to set it to time I wanted the alarm to go off ??
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How Technology is helping us with our Education Today

How Technology is helping us with our Education Today | Online Education to Virtual conferences | Scoop.it
Technology in Education
An infographic focusing on the theme of Technology in Education.
How different types of technology help students to learn more and more
efficiently, Also how social media,

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Very helpful information

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Ivon Prefontaine's curator insight, January 11, 12:32 PM

Technology is helpful, but does not replace the human touch of a good teacher. It requires thoughtful and mindful decisions based on context to make education work.

Deborah Rinio's curator insight, January 13, 12:12 PM

Check out this infographic about the changing use of technology in education.

Professor Jill Jameson's curator insight, January 14, 9:51 PM

Useful infographic

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Creative Book Builder Tutorial - MRSPEPEDOTCOM

Creative Book Builder Tutorial - MRSPEPEDOTCOM | Online Education to Virtual conferences | Scoop.it

"In this tutorial I show how easy it is to navigate the APP Creative Book Builder. Students and teachers can build beautiful multimedia books to support their own learning. This video covers how to create a book, insert a title, insert text, insert images, insert ppt files from a url, and inserting a You Tube video. It also covers how to preview your ebook and how to publish it in iBooks on the iPad."

 


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I love this . This process is really been streamlined and makes it easy to make a book. 

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Siri Anderson's curator insight, January 8, 11:38 AM

Student choice is a critical element of effective differentiation. Providing a means for online creation can afford students numerous additional supports to develop and share their knowledge of a topic.

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Top 200 Special Education Apps

Top 200 Special Education Apps | Online Education to Virtual conferences | Scoop.it

"Educational apps are everywhere yet it is hard to find the appropriate ones for classroom inclusion. This exactly why we have created iPad Resources section in this blog, just to help you find your way through the cloud. We are also adding the booklet below to that section. This is basically a collection of some of the best iPad apps special education. These apps are organized into different categories from Math to Sign Language."


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Impressive list of apps  from math to sign language that will help so many people-and even more teachers and students will benefit  as they become aware that these tools exist

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Siri Anderson's curator insight, January 8, 11:41 AM

Every teacher in a one-to-one program should understand differentiation as a top priority. Tools can make the difference.

Mirta Liliana Filgueira's curator insight, January 8, 11:07 PM

Educación Especial.

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Five iPad Apps That Help Students Start Creative Stories

Five iPad Apps That Help Students Start Creative Stories | Online Education to Virtual conferences | Scoop.it
In the year that I taught language arts before moving into the social studies department one of the challenges that my students faced in writing short stories was coming up with ideas to get starte...

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Apps to help with idea generation and to start the creative writing process  are excellent tools.

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Agora Abierta's curator insight, January 9, 6:14 AM

To motivate writing

Ali Anani's curator insight, January 13, 12:09 AM

Ideas for stories- quite interesting applications

Jan Watts's curator insight, February 8, 1:53 AM

If you're a teacher who is always looking for useful apps, here's a few you may not have come across yet?

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Brain scientists to work with schools on how to learn - BBC NEWS

Brain scientists to work with schools on how to learn - BBC NEWS | Online Education to Virtual conferences | Scoop.it

"A £6m fund has been launched to make better use of neuroscience in classrooms in England."


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That's awesome.

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7 Fabulous iPad Apps to Create Short Animated Lessons for Your Flipped Classroom ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

7 Fabulous iPad Apps to Create Short Animated Lessons for Your Flipped Classroom ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Online Education to Virtual conferences | Scoop.it

"Flipped learning or flipped classroom is a learning concept that has been making some huge uproar within educational circles for the last couple of years. Flipped classroom is not a new concept as some would argue but only the advance of technology particularly the mobile and handheld gadgetry brought it to the surface and gave it more prominence . I have written profusely about this teaching/learning strategy and  Flipped Learning Resources section here in Educational Technology and Mobile Learning features some of these materials."


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Thanks for sharing apps which can make presenting material more fun

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How to Use Smartphones in the Classroom

How to Use Smartphones in the Classroom | Online Education to Virtual conferences | Scoop.it

"Smartphones enable learners the opportunity to collaborate, communicate, create, coordinate and curate classroom activities. Discover 44 ways to use smartphones in the classroom. "


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Technology is changing the way we deliver educational programs.

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