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Teachers and students will find learning more engaging with the large assortment of free Web 2.0 tools.
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25 Awesome Virtual Learning Experiences Online - Virtual Education Websites | Ace Online Schools

25 Awesome Virtual Learning Experiences Online - Virtual Education Websites | Ace Online Schools | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it
25 websites featuring awesome virtual learning experiences.

 

Just because you’re online doesn’t mean that you can’t experience the world first-hand — or as close to first-hand as possible. Here are websites that feature virtual learning experiences, exposing online visitors to everything from history to geography, astronomy to ana


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ViewPoint 3D - create stunning 3D presentations

ViewPoint 3D - create stunning 3D presentations | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it
ViewPoint 3D is the next generation of presentation software, adding a third dimension to your presentations.

ViewPoint3D is completely free for educational use.


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Mathematics - Common Core Standards at Internet 4

Mathematics - Common Core Standards at Internet 4 | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it
Mathematics - Common Core Standards at Internet 4 Classrooms - Fun Activities, Learning Games and Educational Resources for PreK - 12th Grade (including SAT...
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EduCore - Tools for Teaching the Common Core - ASCD

EduCore - Tools for Teaching the Common Core - ASCD | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it

Literacy and math tools to help teach common core standards.

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How to Create Your Own Learning 'App' -- THE Journal

How to Create Your Own Learning 'App' -- THE Journal | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it
Simple (and hard) ways for students and educators to start developing learning apps, from flowcharts to coding classes.
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SpeakFlow™ Non-Linear Presentation Suite

SpeakFlow™ Non-Linear Presentation Suite | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it
A suite of tools for creating, managing, and delivering non-linear presentations.
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50 Ideas For Using Skype In Your Classroom

50 Ideas For Using Skype In Your Classroom | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it
Skype, the free, ubiquitous VOIP downloadable, offers some unique opportunities for tech-savvy teachers to get their students learning in exciting new ways.

Find ideas on how to use Skype to:

* Collaborate

* Communicate

* Connect

* And tools to help you do it!


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Nowadays many teachers are using skype to give online class and also to interact with the students even they are out class. It brings lots of ideias for develop a good class with this important web tool.

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Office Timeline2012 - Create Beautiful Timelines

Office Timeline2012 - Create Beautiful Timelines | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it
Office Timeline a free timeline maker for Microsoft PowerPoint that allows you to easily create and share beautiful timelines, gantt charts, and project schedules.

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Digital Passport by Common Sense Media

Digital Passport by Common Sense Media | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it
The interactive, fun, and effective way to teach and test the basics of digital citizenship to 3rd-5th grade...

 

Digital Passport is fun and effective.


- Web-based games and videos engage 3rd - 5th graders in independent learning

 

- Modules zero in on critical skills related to digital safety, respect, and community

 

- Collaborative classroom activities reinforce online lessons

 

- Students earn badges toward a Digital Passport

 

- Teachers get robust reports to demonstrate student success

 

- Currently available on the web and coming soon for mobile devices

 

- Supports responsible use policies and E-rate

 

- FREE to your school thanks to generous support from our sponsors

 

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https://digitalpassport.org/educator-registration

 


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Your Quick-Guide To Using QR Codes In Education

Your Quick-Guide To Using QR Codes In Education | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it
These funny looking checkerboards are cropping up everywhere – at zoos and in museums, in books, on airline tickets and driver’s licenses, on product packaging…...
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50 Back-to-School Smartphone Apps For Student - Arranged by Category

50 Back-to-School Smartphone Apps For Student - Arranged by Category | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it

So many apps are available for Androids, iPhones and other smartphones...so how to choose. This post provides "the very best smartphones apps that can help students this back-to-school season." 

The apps are oganized in the following categories:

* Productivity & Organization

* Reading & Writing

* Reference

* Safety

* STEM

To find a teacher's edition of the 50 Back-to-School Smartphone Apps: http://www.teachthought.com/technology/50-back-to-school-smartphone-apps-arranged-by-category/.


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The Future Of Textbooks Is Free … And It’s Now Available | Edudemic

The Future Of Textbooks Is Free … And It’s Now Available | Edudemic | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it

The world of digital textbooks is more than heating up. It’s on fire. Amazon just launched a digital rental option for textbooks. Companies like Chegg are becoming academic hubs that can improve your education experience through more than just textbook rentals.

But all of the options to use digital textbooks have cost money. And teachers as well as students simply don’t have much.

Until now.


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Build a map, embed a map into your website | Build-A-Map

Build a map, embed a map into your website | Build-A-Map | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it
Use Build-A-Map to create interactive online maps. With intuitive user interface, create visually appealing maps without any coding. Then, publish your maps and embed them into your website.
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Top 5 Free History Apps

Top 5 Free History Apps | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it
The Literary Platform is dedicated to showcasing projects experimenting with literature and technology. It brings together comment from industry figures and key thinkers, and encourages debate.

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Create your own map, build interactive maps, place photos, videos on a map

Create your own map, build interactive maps, place photos, videos on a map | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it

Use ZeeMaps to create,
make, and publish interactive, customized maps.
Make a map of places you have visited, your customers, friends, or relatives.


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Family Resources

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NCTM serves math teachers, math educators, and administrators by providing math resources and professional development opportunities. Working for more and better math for all students.Here is help for parents to help their children learn math. 

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Zoom.it

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Explore and share your images in full, high-resolution detail with Zoom.it, a free service from Microsoft.
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50 Interesting Ways To Use Skype In Your Classroom

50 Interesting Ways To Use Skype In Your Classroom | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it

So therefore it’s probably a great tool for the classroom. But how can you use Skype to do more than just make calls? Well, there’s a pantload of interesting ways! Check out these fun ideas...

 

Read more, very interesting...:

http://edudemic.com/2012/08/skype-in-classroom/

 


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iPads in Education - LiveBinder

iPads in Education - LiveBinder | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it
The iPad has quickly become a common place tool in schools around the world. This LiveBinder will highlight sites and information about the iPad and how it is being used in classrooms and schools.

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The Curated One-Stop Hub for Learning Video: Mobento

The Curated One-Stop Hub for Learning Video: Mobento | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it

Robin Good: Mobento is a hub of curated educational video clips integrating a special search engine capable of finding any word spoken inside the video collection and of visualizing where the words were spoken on a timeline.

 

From the official site: "This is a library and a library has librarians. That’s us. We’ll be rigorous in only uploading high quality, fascinating videos from established academic institutions and learning organizations."

 

FAQ: http://www.mobento.com/faq

 

Try it out now: http://www.mobento.com/

 

 


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60 Ways To Use Twitter In The Classroom By Category

60 Ways To Use Twitter In The Classroom By Category | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it
Social media offers some great opportunities for learning in the classroom, bringing together the ability to collaborate, access worldwide resources, and find new and interesting…...
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myHistro - Create Free Interactive Timelines

myHistro - Create Free Interactive Timelines | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it
On myHistro you can create advanced geolocated timelines that you can play as presentations. Pin your events, videos and photos to the map and share them with friends and family.

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Mattias Davidsson's comment, August 30, 2012 5:46 AM
This does not allow for making timelines... at least not with dates bc
Valeria Marcinkeviciene's comment, May 23, 2013 9:44 AM
Mattias Davidsson, now myhistro allows making timelines with dates BC too. :)
Lee Hall's curator insight, May 28, 2013 2:07 PM

Before you make one to show your students, check to see if they don't already have one made you can use.