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8 Great Grading Apps for iPad

8 Great Grading Apps for iPad | Techy Touchy Tools | Scoop.it

After posting about some of the best gradebook tools for teachers we got an email from one of our readers asking about some grading apps for iPad. We looked into our archive and found a post that we...


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9 Outstanding Apps to Teach Creative Writing

9 Outstanding Apps to Teach Creative Writing | Techy Touchy Tools | Scoop.it

9 OUTSTANDING APPS TO TEACH CREATIVE WRITING


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Alissa Huk's curator insight, March 18, 2013 12:39 AM

A great way to further enhance not only G & T but all students

Angela Tynes's curator insight, March 24, 11:39 AM

Let's check out these creative writing apps!

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Haiku Deck from Giant Thinkwell

A new way way to create your presentations . Got from Timo Ilomaki . THANKS !!!

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3 Great Alternatives To the iPad’s Calendar Application

3 Great Alternatives To the iPad’s Calendar Application | Techy Touchy Tools | Scoop.it

Like your computer, your iPad comes packed with a number of day-to-day tools, so you can get engaged almost immediately after unboxing.


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How To Use Evernote: The Missing Manual

How To Use Evernote: The Missing Manual | Techy Touchy Tools | Scoop.it

Are you a digital packrat? Are you in need of a searchable repository for everything you want to recall later?


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Prezi For Dummies Cheat Sheet - For Dummies

Prezi For Dummies Cheat Sheet - For Dummies | Techy Touchy Tools | Scoop.it
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Facebook Bridge - Access Facebook from behind firewalls

Facebook Bridge - Access Facebook from behind firewalls | Techy Touchy Tools | Scoop.it

Facebridge allows you to use Facebook in your office, school and any place where its access has been blocked by a firewall or proxy. This is really useful if you are using Facebook for educational project and you need to have access.


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MelodyJenningsBowers's curator insight, March 28, 2013 7:42 PM

Can't wait to try this at school!

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Free tools to create comic strips

Free tools to create comic strips | Techy Touchy Tools | Scoop.it
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Tech Tools for Teachers: Social-bookmarking

Tech Tools for Teachers: Social-bookmarking | Techy Touchy Tools | Scoop.it

Nik Peachey explores social-bookmarking and how we can use it to save bookmarks online to access them from any computer. Nik provides a comprehensive overview article on the use of social-bookmarking, including a list of tools to collate web pages like scrible and Delicious, a downloadable lesson plan, a video screencast tutorial and a printable how-to guide.


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Home | Speakingpal

Home | Speakingpal | Techy Touchy Tools | Scoop.it

  SpeakingPal is a great free application which turns your mobile phone into a personal tutor.  You can check how good your English is and get suggestions on how to improve it. To download Speaking English for Android you need to go to Android market and for iOS devices to iTunes Apple store.


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Palabea: the speaking world.

Palabea: the speaking world. | Techy Touchy Tools | Scoop.it

This is an interesting language exchange site which is based on discussion of specific topics from Star Trek to playing the guitar or fixing a bike. Anyone can either be a language teacher and or learner. Great way to practice and improve language and online teaching skills.


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How to pin SlideShare presentations to your Pinterest boards

How to pin SlideShare presentations to your Pinterest boards | Techy Touchy Tools | Scoop.it

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Learn Languages Online For Free Through Music Videos and Song Lyrics: English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Portuguese and Dutch

Learn Languages Online For Free Through Music Videos and Song Lyrics: English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Portuguese and Dutch | Techy Touchy Tools | Scoop.it
LyricsTraining is an easy and fun method to learn and improve your foreign languages skills, through the music videos and lyrics of your favorite songs...
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Haiku Deck Demo

Brief (7 min) demo of Haiku Deck, a presentation app for the iPad.

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ScreenCaster Lite for iPad

Get ScreenCaster Lite for iPad on the App Store. See screenshots and ratings, and read customer reviews.


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100 Best YouTube Videos for Teachers | Smart Teaching | MyWeb4Ed

100 Best YouTube Videos for Teachers | Smart Teaching | MyWeb4Ed | Techy Touchy Tools | Scoop.it

100 Best YouTube Videos for Teachers | Smart Teaching | MyWeb4Ed: http://t.co/iYVjeTnF...


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Save a Web page as a PDF on the iPad, then annotate and share | iGo With My iPad

Save a Web page as a PDF on the iPad, then annotate and share | iGo With My iPad | Techy Touchy Tools | Scoop.it
On a Mac, you can choose to print a Web page, then instead of sending the 'print' job to a physical printer, you can export as a PDF.
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Voice Translate - Speak every language!

Voice Translate - Speak every language! | Techy Touchy Tools | Scoop.it

Voice Translate allows you to not only translate the text with your voice, but is also a portable interpreter. Thus, learning a new language is very simple! Talk in your phone in one language and hear it immeaditly in another language. 20+ languages available.

 

Is this going to leave us without a job ???


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Pearltrees

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Pearltrees lets you have all your interests at hand all the time...
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Welcome to the School of You | Teachem

Welcome to the School of You | Teachem | Techy Touchy Tools | Scoop.it

Teachem is a great platform for pulling together videos from around YouTube and forming them into lessons. The platform allows you to create questions for specific points in each video and students can watch and take notes. Useful platform for creating flipped learning that does a bit more than lecture.


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8 Awesome New Web Tools Teachers should not Miss

8 Awesome New Web Tools Teachers should not Miss | Techy Touchy Tools | Scoop.it

And more to explore!!! This is a never ending world....

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Google Launches Free Tool To Let You Run Your Own Online Courses | Edudemic

Google Launches Free Tool To Let You Run Your Own Online Courses | Edudemic | Techy Touchy Tools | Scoop.it

The Course Builder open source project is an experimental early step for us in the world of online education. It is a snapshot of an approach we found useful and an indication of our future direction. We hope to continue development along these lines, but we wanted to make this limited code base available now, to see what early adopters will do with it, and to explore the future of learning technology.


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Socialgimme.com | Create amazing pages at lightning speed!

Socialgimme.com | Create amazing pages at lightning speed! | Techy Touchy Tools | Scoop.it

This is a handy tool for creating webpages, eZines, eNewsletters or simple blogs. Very easy to use and has good social nework integration. Create upto 5 projects for free.


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Exobrain

Exobrain is a mind mapping tool and interactive web application. It is designed to help you organize, visualize, and generate ideas.

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LYRICSnMUSIC.COM — A Lyric and Music Search Engine for Music People by Music People

LYRICSnMUSIC.COM — A Lyric and Music Search Engine for Music People by Music People | Techy Touchy Tools | Scoop.it
A Lyrics and Music Search Engine — Song Lyrics, YouTube Videos, Band Bio's, Tour Dates and Guitar Tabs on one page.
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