Tools for Teacher...
Follow
Find
335.9K views | +103 today
A collection of web and mobile based tools to help teachers & learners exploit the web
Curated by Nik Peachey
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Rescooped by Nik Peachey from ePick & Mix
Scoop.it!

Free Video Presentation Software - Animated Video Maker and PowerPoint alternative

Free Video Presentation Software - Animated Video Maker and PowerPoint alternative | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it
The best free online & offline business video presentation software tool that allows you to create awesome animated business video explainers & multimedia presentation..

Via Ana Cristina Pratas, @DebMillar24
Nik Peachey's insight:

Could be good.

more...
Charlie Dare's curator insight, December 9, 2015 6:25 AM

Might be a handy tool worth looking in to ~

Aguilar Dominique's curator insight, January 17, 11:23 AM

Une nouvelle #competence pour faciliter les #releve et sauvegarder les #experiences.

Ken Fortunah's curator insight, January 25, 12:14 AM

As an educator, I am always looking for additional resources that will engage and bring students down this journey of thinking and understanding their world better than before they started their learning journey with me.

Scooped by Nik Peachey
Scoop.it!

Video Tools for Teachers - Digital Video

This presentation is based on my book - Digital Video - A manual for language teachers. It covers a range of uses for video in language learning as both communication and content. A number of tools are presented and a range of activities.

Nik Peachey's insight:

This is the slide deck from my webinar presentation of 7th December.

more...
Ludmila Ponkratova's curator insight, December 12, 2015 4:54 PM

добавить ваше понимание ...

carmen campos's curator insight, December 13, 2015 8:08 AM

A plethora of great resources for the language teacher !!!  Love them!

Ильгиз А.'s curator insight, January 23, 10:52 PM

добавить ваше понимание ...

Rescooped by Nik Peachey from Learning Technology News
Scoop.it!

Create Your Own Comic

Create Your Own Comic | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it
Marvel.com is the source for Marvel comics, digital comics, comic strips, and more featuring Iron Man, Spider-Man, Hulk, X-Men and all your favorite superheroes.
Nik Peachey's insight:

This is a great free tool to get students creating their own comic strips. they just drag, drop and add dialogue.

more...
carmen campos's curator insight, December 13, 2015 8:12 AM

EAsy to use!

Bettina Ascaino's curator insight, December 15, 2015 7:28 PM

drag, drop, create own dialogue

Lihi Telem's curator insight, January 20, 1:48 AM

כלי ליצירה של קטעי קומיקס עם גיבורי מארוול.

Scooped by Nik Peachey
Scoop.it!

- Phocabulary word - Photo Word of the Day to improve and enhance word memory. Beginner, intermediate, advanced words including definition, synonyms, and antonyms.

- Phocabulary word - Photo Word of the Day to improve and enhance word memory. Beginner, intermediate, advanced words including definition, synonyms, and antonyms. | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it
Photo Word of the Day with definitions, synonyms, antonyms to help improve and enhance word memory for learning and studying.
Nik Peachey's insight:

A free flashcard app for improving vocabulary

more...
tomnguyen's curator insight, November 30, 2015 11:53 AM

A free flashcard app for improving vocabulary

Ricard Garcia's curator insight, December 3, 2015 3:17 AM

Good tool!!

Scooped by Nik Peachey
Scoop.it!

Create free interactive timelines

Create free interactive timelines | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it
Create free interactive timelines. HSTRY is a free digital learning tool which promotes collaboration and engagement in the classroom.
Nik Peachey's insight:

Great tool for news or history projects with students. Also a great palce to find simple engaging content.

more...
Willem Kuypers's curator insight, December 3, 2015 12:17 AM

Un outil intéressant complémentaire à des cartes mentales par exemple.

Agüero Luciana N's curator insight, December 4, 2015 9:14 AM

añada su visión ...

Lihi Telem's curator insight, January 20, 1:49 AM

כלי מדהים ליצירה של תוצרים המשלבית תמונות, קבצי סאונד, מצגות וכדומה יכול להיות על רצץ זמן או כל רצף אחר. עובד עם עברית!

Scooped by Nik Peachey
Scoop.it!

Atavist

Atavist | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it

Shape your story with title designs, visual themes, page navigation,
and a whole lot more.

Nik Peachey's insight:

Great free tool for creating digital narrative.

more...
José Mª Ezquerro's curator insight, November 29, 2015 3:09 AM

añada su visión ...

emilioet's curator insight, November 30, 2015 5:25 AM

Atavist

molto interessante.

Ricard Garcia's curator insight, December 3, 2015 3:32 AM

One of those tools that are meant to engage our students into rich creativity, into learning!

Scooped by Nik Peachey
Scoop.it!

MoocNote - Take notes on videos

MoocNote - Take notes on videos | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it
Take notes that are link back to the appropriate place in the videos and are collected into one central place.
Nik Peachey's insight:

This looks like a great way to create a video library and take notes and interact around the videos. Great tool if you are using blended learning or trying out a flipped apprach.

more...
elearning at eCampus ULg's curator insight, December 2, 2015 4:04 AM

Un bel outil ;-)

María Dolores Díaz Noguera's curator insight, January 26, 4:29 PM

Creando una biblioteca de vídeo..MoocNote - Take notes on videos | @scoopit via @NikPeachey http://sco.lt/...

Willem Kuypers's curator insight, January 31, 11:44 AM

Effectivement une idée pour avoir des vidéos annotés.

Scooped by Nik Peachey
Scoop.it!

StoryCorps.me

StoryCorps.me | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it

The StoryCorps app—a free mobile application—seamlessly walks users through an interview by providing all the necessary tools for a wonderful experience. You will receive help preparing questions, finding the right environment for your conversation, recording a high-quality interview on your mobile device, sharing the finished product with friends and family, and uploading your conversation to the StoryCorps.me website.

Nik Peachey's insight:

This looks like a great tool to get students doing, recording and sharing interviews.

more...
emilioet's curator insight, November 24, 2015 3:03 AM

StoryCorps.me

Ricard Garcia's curator insight, November 24, 2015 5:06 AM

A very good app to blend storytelling with our social, cultural and emotional heritage. It will definitely help our students in recovering their roots and thinking about life,

Viljenka Savli (http://www2.arnes.si/~sopvsavl/)'s curator insight, December 1, 2015 2:21 AM

It is an interesting tool for active learning how to interview and you can also browse through a list of interviews shared by users. 

Scooped by Nik Peachey
Scoop.it!

Videvo for royalty free graphics

Videvo for royalty free graphics | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it
Download Free Stock Footage and HD Video clips; Videvo offers a large selection of HD video clips, motion graphics and free stock footage. All Royalty-Free
Nik Peachey's insight:

Great source of royalty free images and video.

more...
magnus sandberg's curator insight, November 20, 2015 3:34 AM

Perhaps its just me getting older, but I think the issue of ownership and royalties of online content, is bigger now than it was a few years ago. Most of us need to know more about it than we do and act accordingly. This looks like a great resourse to royalty free pics and films that will make it easier to stay on the right side of the law. 

Susan Wegmann's curator insight, November 20, 2015 9:14 AM

Always on the hunt for good royalty free pics and videos for education purposes. . .

Scooped by Nik Peachey
Scoop.it!

Classkick

Classkick | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it
As students work on a teacher-made Classkick assignment on their iPads, teachers see every students' work progressing all at once. Students can privately raise hands, teachers give individualized, real-time student feedback, and so much more.
Nik Peachey's insight:

This looks like an impressive classroom managment tool for tablets.

more...
ManufacturingStories's curator insight, November 18, 2015 4:07 PM

#Classroom #Learning #EdTech #TechEd

Chris Carter's comment, November 18, 2015 9:49 PM
I interviewed the CEO upon ClasKick's launch. It looks like a great tool but it still only works on iPads, which makes its utility limited to iPAd 1-1 schools. You can hear the interview at: http://podcast.concordiashanghai.org/blog/2014/09/19/interview-42-andrew-rowland-classkick/
Rosemary Tyrrell's curator insight, November 19, 2015 7:42 PM

This looks like an interesting tool for giving immediate feedback on class work. I can see this being useful in a flipped class environment. 

Scooped by Nik Peachey
Scoop.it!

Gamestar Mechanic

Gamestar Mechanic | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it

Gamestar teachers facilitate kids playing, designing and sharing digital games. Try out the Teachers' Quest to experience first-hand what you can teach with Gamestar.For a guide on how to navigate Gamestar and 5 introductory lessons, download the Intro Guide.

Nik Peachey's insight:

A tool designed for creating games in the classroom.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nik Peachey
Scoop.it!

Scrapbooks & Scrapbooking - Smilebox

Scrapbooks & Scrapbooking - Smilebox | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it

Smilebox is the new way to reach out online to the people you care about, with special messages that are richly layered and full of celebration, appreciation, or whatever you want to share. It all comes together to surprise and delight your recipients in a way that goes far beyond email, texting, or even a phone call.

Nik Peachey's insight:

This is a great free tool for creating multimedia scrapbooks.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nik Peachey
Scoop.it!

Free Online Idea Management and Collaboration Service

Free Online Idea Management and Collaboration Service | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it

Wridea is a web service first to avoid ideas being forgotten, then to organize and improve those ideas by giving you the opportunity to share your ideas with friends and necessary tools to improve your ideas by yourself and individually.

Nik Peachey's insight:

Great collaborative brainstorming tool.

more...
Rosemary Tyrrell's curator insight, November 11, 2015 12:51 PM

Could be useful for brainstorming activities. 

Scooped by Nik Peachey
Scoop.it!

Remind

Remind | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it
Learn about the features that help teachers connect with students and improve parent engagement.
Nik Peachey's insight:

Customer relationship management for schools.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nik Peachey
Scoop.it!

20 Best App Builders For Creating Mobile Apps

20 Best App Builders For Creating Mobile Apps | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it

DIY app builders let you craft your own app with no technical skills required. 

Nik Peachey's insight:

This is a really useful collection of links and reviews of app building tools. These are great to use to get students making their own apps or if you have a great idea for an app for your students.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nik Peachey
Scoop.it!

Edorble Virtual World for Classrooms

Edorble Virtual World for Classrooms | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it

Today we released the first beta of Edorble, a 3D virtual world where teachers and students can come together to talk, browse the web, and explore. We couldn’t be more excited. Go ahead and claim a world at www.edorble.com

Nik Peachey's insight:

Looks like virtual worlds are back in education.

more...
Ressources pour les cours d'anglais's curator insight, December 2, 2015 12:29 PM

Je vais tester un monde !

Barbara Goebel's curator insight, December 2, 2015 4:13 PM

Funny this turned up in my Scoop.it! feed in the week I'm learning about virtual worlds for education!

 

Ricard Garcia's curator insight, December 3, 2015 3:46 AM

Second Life's second wind?

Let's see... SL looked very promising. I'll give it a look.

Scooped by Nik Peachey
Scoop.it!

instaGrok.com

instaGrok.com | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it

instaGrok is an innovative educational search engine that combines sophisticated semantic technology with an interactive user interface to make learning more engaging, personalized and fun for everyone. instaGrok is used by hundreds of thousands of students, teachers and everyday people every month.

Nik Peachey's insight:

This looks like a very innovative online research tool.

more...
asli telli's curator insight, November 30, 2015 12:29 AM

Strange name, but useful features;)

Ramon Pavia's curator insight, November 30, 2015 2:21 AM

 

instaGrok is an innovative educational search engine that combines sophisticated semantic technology with an interactive user interface

Csilla Jaray-Benn's curator insight, January 29, 11:28 AM

Looks like a useful thematic research tool.

Scooped by Nik Peachey
Scoop.it!

Clips – Simple Video Editor for iPhone

Clips – Simple Video Editor for iPhone | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it

Sometimes once isn't enough! Experiment freely with multiple copies of your best clips.

Nik Peachey's insight:

A free mobile video editor for iOS. Looks great.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nik Peachey
Scoop.it!

Ten reasons for taking Aptis for Teachers

Ten reasons for taking Aptis for Teachers | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it
The article shows reasons why teachers of English should take the British Council's Aptis test for teachers. It explains how the test can be taken online.
Nik Peachey's insight:

A new online diagnostic test for non-native speaker teachers of English.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nik Peachey
Scoop.it!

Snip for PC

Snip for PC | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it

With Snip, you can add your own voice, ink and annotations to an image and share it with your friends/co-workers in ways that you can't share snips today.

Nik Peachey's insight:

This is a form of screen recording software for PCs. In true MS style you have to download software and have to be using a PC.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nik Peachey
Scoop.it!

emaze - Online Presentation Software – Create Amazing Presentations

emaze - Online Presentation Software – Create Amazing Presentations | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it

Introducing new presentation templates, including 3D zoom and video backgrounds.

Nik Peachey's insight:

This looks like a great tool for creating presentations.

more...
Carolyn Quarterman's curator insight, November 21, 2015 4:54 PM

Free templates for presentations, can use in the cloud, access anywhere

Javier Arana's curator insight, November 21, 2015 8:55 AM

Siempre una excelente opcion: emaze. pruebe.

Stephen Thergesen's curator insight, November 20, 2015 9:40 PM

Accepts PowerPoint files. Free downloadable viewer (Windows only).

Scooped by Nik Peachey
Scoop.it!

Wheel Decide

Wheel Decide | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it
Can't decide? Wheel Decide for you! Set your own custom choices and then spin the wheel to make the random decision (lunch, movie, anything!)
Nik Peachey's insight:

Great for making decissions.

more...
En Français - Alix Creuzé's curator insight, November 20, 2015 2:21 AM

La roue de la fortune, un petit outil sympathique : http://cours.ifmadrid.com/prof/archives/5605

 

magnus sandberg's curator insight, November 20, 2015 3:35 AM

Hehe, nice. 

learn foreign language skills's curator insight, November 22, 2015 4:14 AM

Get a few topic on the wheel and get your students speaking; get the names of your students to decide who is next up... many uses with the wheel! 

Scooped by Nik Peachey
Scoop.it!

Download Spreaker's apps on all of your devices.

Download Spreaker's apps on all of your devices. | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it
Discover new podcasts or create your own with Spreaker's apps for mobile and desktop.
Nik Peachey's insight:

Very elegant looking free tool for creating and discovering podcasts.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nik Peachey
Scoop.it!

Free Infographic Maker - Venngage

Free Infographic Maker - Venngage | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it

Venngage is an easy to use Infographic Maker that lets you make beautiful Infographics from templates.

Nik Peachey's insight:

Very simple to use free tool.

more...
Karen Dunlap's curator insight, November 15, 2015 5:44 PM

Just when you thought piktoart had the monopoly. 

ManufacturingStories's curator insight, November 15, 2015 4:08 PM

#Infographic #WebDevelopment #Design

Armando's curator insight, November 14, 2015 5:52 AM

Free Infographic Maker - Venngage

Scooped by Nik Peachey
Scoop.it!

upvoter

upvoter | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it

The quick and simple way to make decisions on anything with anyone.

Nik Peachey's insight:

This is a great quick and simple tool to get students, brainstorming, voting and making decissions.

more...
peterlakeman's curator insight, November 12, 2015 5:41 AM

snel, eenvoudig samen iets kiezen en stemmen