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From Pencil Pads to iPads - The Evolution of Classroom Technology

From Pencil Pads to iPads - The Evolution of Classroom Technology | UDL & ICT in education | Scoop.it

As textbooks are being replaced by digital readers, take a look at the evolution of educational technology—from pencil pads to iPads. Check out this infographic to learn more.

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eyePlorer.com - a graphical knowledge engine

eyePlorer.com - a graphical knowledge engine | UDL & ICT in education | Scoop.it

eyePlorer.com is a graphical knowledge engine created by vionto®. The user does not work with documents but with knowledge and facts in a graphical, interactive, almost dialogue-like kind of way. Knowledge is visually arranged in different categories.

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What can computers teach that textbooks and paper can't?

What can computers teach that textbooks and paper can't? | UDL & ICT in education | Scoop.it

So the question becomes: What exactly are these things? What types of teaching do computers make uniquely possible?

As it turns out, I’ve been asking lots of innovative teachers precisely this question over the last year as I’ve researched my book. They’ve tended to agree on the same list of concepts, some of which are really interesting and not the obvious ones.


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Diigo - Web Highlighter and Sticky Notes, Online Bookmarking and Annotation, Personal Learning Network.

Diigo - Web Highlighter and Sticky Notes, Online Bookmarking and Annotation, Personal Learning Network. | UDL & ICT in education | Scoop.it

Diigo is a social bookmarking website which allows signed-up users to bookmark and tag web-pages. Additionally, it allows users to highlight any part of a webpage and attach sticky notes to specific highlights or to a whole page. These annotations can be kept private, shared with a group within Diigo or a special link forwarded to someone else.

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Glogster EDU

Glogster EDU | UDL & ICT in education | Scoop.it

Glogster EDU is an online educational system which is designed for interactive, collaborative education and is suitable for teachers, students and the school as a whole. Glogster EDU enables users to combine videos, music, sounds, pictures, text, data attachments, special effects, animations and links into a digital poster or "glog." The platform also includes drawing tools. Teachers can respond to and assess pupils’ work. The platform is secure, as it may be accessed only by a teacher who fully supervises his or her students’ activities and determine which Glogs go public and thus create an online digital encyclopedia with educational content.

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Salman Khan: Let's use video to reinvent education | Universal Subtitles

Salman Khan: Let's use video to reinvent education | Universal Subtitles | UDL & ICT in education | Scoop.it

Salman Khan talks about how and why he created the remarkable Khan Academy, a carefully structured series of educational videos offering complete curricula in math and, now, other subjects. He shows the power of interactive exercises, and calls for teachers to consider flipping the traditional classroom script -- give students video lectures to watch at home, and do "homework" in the classroom with the teacher available to help.

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Universal Subtitles - Transcribe, caption, translate, and subtitle videos.

The largest, most powerful captioning and translation platform in the world.

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UDL Guidelines Version 2.0 Translations

UDL Guidelines Version 2.0 are in the process of being translated, and have not been completed. Now available Japanese Version, Chinese (traditional & simplified) Versions, Greek Version

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Universally Designing Learning for ALL

Universally Designing Learning for ALL | UDL & ICT in education | Scoop.it

We all learn different ways. In order to create understanding, we need to be able to perceive, interact, and engage in learning in different ways. UDL is about understanding the learners in our classrooms, by eliminating barriers and creating access (or opportunities) for all students to learn. UDL and technology go hand in hand! Because of the flexibility and capabilities of technology, you can impact all learners!

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SpiderScribe - Online Mind Mapping and Brainstorming app

SpiderScribe - Online Mind Mapping and Brainstorming app | UDL & ICT in education | Scoop.it

SpiderScribe is an online mind mapping and brainstorming tool. It lets you organize your ideas by connecting notes, files, calendar events, etc. in free-form maps. You can collaborate and share those maps online!

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Acapela Group - Text to Speech and Voice Solutions

Acapela Group - Text to Speech and Voice Solutions | UDL & ICT in education | Scoop.it

Acapela Group - text to speech - speech synthesis - voice synthesis - speech solutions - voice solutions...

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UDL Curriculum Self-Check

UDL Curriculum Self-Check | UDL & ICT in education | Scoop.it

Use this site to help you apply UDL principles in your teaching to reach and engage all of your students. The goal of UDL is to enable all individuals to gain knowledge, skills and enthusiasm for learning. Learn about UDL, Check Your Curriculum, or Explore Resources for ideas on how to build options and flexibility into each element of your curriculum.

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Pearson HTMLbooks™

Pearson HTMLbooks™ | UDL & ICT in education | Scoop.it

Introducing Pearson HTMLbooks™. Now every child can achieve maximum benefit from Pearson K–12 basal Student Editions. Pearson HTMLbooks are fully compatible with assistive technologies. The versatile digital design makes them ideal for students with disabilities who may have an Individual Education Plan/Program (IEP) and/or 504 plans. Pearson’s HTMLbooks deliver the core content found in Pearson textbooks, which provides equal access to all students. They also are perfect for students who need additional support at home.

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Storybird - Collaborative storytelling

Storybird - Collaborative storytelling | UDL & ICT in education | Scoop.it

Storybird is a service that uses collaborative storytelling to connect kids and families. Two (or more) people create a Storybird in a round robin fashion by writing their own text and inserting pictures. They then have the option of sharing their Storybird privately or publicly on the network. The final product can be printed, watched on screen, played with like a toy, or shared through a worldwide library.

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Dipity - Find, Create, and Embed Interactive Timelines

Dipity - Find, Create, and Embed Interactive Timelines | UDL & ICT in education | Scoop.it

Dipity is a very cool and easy to use web based program that allows the user to create a multimedia timeline from video, pictures, websites, etc. You can customize the way your dipity looks and then share it or embed it.

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Built in Moodle: The Universally Designed Digital Learning Environment

Built in Moodle: The Universally Designed Digital Learning Environment | UDL & ICT in education | Scoop.it

Moodle is one of the most popular open source Learning Management Systems among schools in the world where instruction, collaboration and learning can happen anytime, anywhere. Using Moodle, universal design of digital learning environments (DLE) can be created so that all students can access electronic books, handouts, links, forums, wikis and video to support their learning. How do you begin to design these DLE to deliver standards-based instruction, that can engage students and at the same provide them multiple ways to access and learn in any content area? In this webinar, learn how teachers from New Hampshire universally-designed their instruction in Moodle and created digital learning environments where all students could achieve.

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Pixton for Schools | World's Best Comic-Making Software for Education

Pixton for Schools | World's Best Comic-Making Software for Education | UDL & ICT in education | Scoop.it
Educator? Try our exciting new Web 2.0 tool that aligns comic-making with curriculum standards & interactive rubrics. Includes picture-uploading, voice-over, and much more. A teacher's dream!
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Bookshare - Accessible Books for Individuals with Print Disabilities

Bookshare - Accessible Books for Individuals with Print Disabilities | UDL & ICT in education | Scoop.it

A searchable online library. Bookshare offers approximately 125,000 digital books, textbooks, teacher-recommended reading, periodicals and assistive technology tools.

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A Web & Mobile App for Reading Comfortably: Readability

A Web & Mobile App for Reading Comfortably: Readability | UDL & ICT in education | Scoop.it

Readability is a web & mobile app that zaps online clutter and saves web articles in a comfortable reading view. No matter where you are or what device you use, your reading will be there. Readability turns any web page into a comfortable reading view right in your web browser.

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Online Stickies - lino it!

Online Stickies - lino it! | UDL & ICT in education | Scoop.it

lino is an online web sticky note service that can be used to post memos, to-do lists, ideas, and photos anywhere on an online web canvas. lino is a completely free service that runs on all popular web browsers.

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Visualize Your Goals in a Refreshing New Way With Goalscape

Visualize Your Goals in a Refreshing New Way With Goalscape | UDL & ICT in education | Scoop.it

Goalscape is a goal setting app that assists you to best define, work on and reach your highest goals. It’s gorgeous visual display helps you identify, develop and communicate the key elements of any complex goal or project. It’s an Adobe Flash based online application, which you can also use offline on your Windows or Mac computer via an Adobe Air app. They’ve also got a mobile app coming soon for iPhone.

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Watch YouTube Videos "2Together"

Watch YouTube Videos "2Together" | UDL & ICT in education | Scoop.it

Watch2gether.com allows you to watch a YouTube video "2gether" and discuss it in a chat room set up. Users can discuss YouTube videos in a chat window, while watching the video. All a user has to do is create a session by giving it a "name", paste the URL of a YouTube video and then share the URL of your specially created chat room. Why not spend some quality time with your students and watch a YouTube video "2gether"?

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Texthelp Systems - Accessibility Software

Texthelp Systems - Accessibility Software | UDL & ICT in education | Scoop.it

Texthelp Systems Ltd is the worldwide leader of literacy software solutions. We develop innovative, assistive software to support individuals with their reading, writing and research skills in Education, the Workplace and at Home. The software supports struggling readers, those with literacy difficulties, dyslexia and where English is a second language.

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