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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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Welcome to TBR Mobilization & Emerging Technology | TBR Emerging Technology and Mobilization

Welcome to TBR Mobilization & Emerging Technology | TBR Emerging Technology and Mobilization | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it

Searchable database of 50,000 apps catagorized for education.

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The iPad Revolution – How Learning Will Never Be the Same Again

The iPad Revolution – How Learning Will Never Be the Same Again | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it

"Beyond being a media player, a web browser, an expensive organiser and a games console, the iPad has another use, one that’s perhaps more important than any of the others.

It is a natural tool for learning and for teaching.


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Learn about Elections and Voting | USA.gov

Educational resources to help you with learning the election process and voting.
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Twitter as a Metacognitive Support Device by Alan Reid : Learning Solutions Magazine

Twitter as a Metacognitive Support Device by Alan Reid : Learning Solutions Magazine | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it

Integrating social media into academia is not a novel idea. And since you are reading this, chances are you probably have been utilizing some feature of social media in the classroom for years. What is more interesting is asking why academia should exploit social media and, more specifically, Twitter.


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All the Web 2.0 Tools you'll ever need in one blog post! | Digital Learning Environments

All the Web 2.0 Tools you'll ever need in one blog post! | Digital Learning Environments | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it

A list of 5 websites that list lists of web 2.0 tools. Plan to spend some time looking at all these sites.

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Rubrics for Evaluating Educational Apps | AvatarGeneration

Rubrics for Evaluating Educational Apps | AvatarGeneration | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it
How do you choose the best app for your classroom? Check out this great post from Tony Vincent on LearningHand, sharing his own rubric to help teachers evaluate educational apps and other rubric resources.

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Free Photos - Free Images - Royalty Free Photos

Free Photos - Free Images - Royalty Free Photos | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it
Download free and premium high quality photos and illustrations. Our professional, royalty free images can be used in corporate, personal and educational projects.

 

 

 

 

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http://www.freedigitalphotos.net/

 


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morgueFile free photos for creatives by creatives

morgueFile free photos for creatives by creatives | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it

Morguefile.com free stock photos... free to use in your work.

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5 New Apps for Exploring Your Creative Side -- THE Journal

5 New Apps for Exploring Your Creative Side -- THE Journal | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it
A monthly showcase of the latest mobile apps for educators and students. This month's roundup features a selection of apps for creating, editing, and viewing photos and art.
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Free Technology for Teachers: Visual Anatomy - An App for Anatomy Students

Free Technology for Teachers: Visual Anatomy - An App for Anatomy Students | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it

"Visual Anatomy is an iPad app designed to help students learn the names of muscles, bones, organs, and systems in the human body. To use the app students select a system then click on the pinmarks in each image to learn about those parts of the body. The free version of the app has 300 pinmarks in standard resolution. The paid version of the app has 700 pinmarks with high resolution images."

 


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Lorepo.com: Educational presentations

Lorepo.com: Educational presentations | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it

Create interactive presentations for your students, customers or friends. Free basic account.


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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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Aven's Corner - Preschool Online Games and Educational Online Games

Aven's Corner - Preschool Online Games and Educational Online Games | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it

Great site for young children, but older children will like the Comix portion that lets them create their own comics. Several games are good for practice using the mouse and one is cute for letting them learn their names.

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Top 10 Simple Things Every Computer User Should Know How to Do

Top 10 Simple Things Every Computer User Should Know How to Do | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it

No matter how tech savvy you are, there are certain things every one of us has to deal with when using a computer—and we don't always deal with them in the most efficient ways. Great article with links to help with your computer.

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Mobento - Search For What They Said

Mobento - Search For What They Said | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it

Fully searchable videos.... on numerous topics, sciences, business, history, economics psychology to name a few.

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Introducing Presentate

Introducing Presentate | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it

Presentate is a new and better way to create, present and share your story. With Presentate, you can create high-fidelity, immersive presentations in your browser, ready to be shared with anyone, anywhere.


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Innovative ICT in Education: Twitter [Infographic]

Innovative ICT in Education: Twitter [Infographic] | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it
The latest ‘Training Tuesday’ for staff CPD was on the use of Twitter for professional development. Aims: What is Twitter? Sharing the benefits of developing your own PLN (Personal Lear...

 

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http://mrwickenspe.wordpress.com/2012/05/22/innovative-ict-in-education-twitter/

 


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20 Best Photo Editing Software For Free Download

20 Best Photo Editing Software For Free Download | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it
When we talk about editing, resizing, manipulating of pictures/images most of the people use adobe photoshop program and few other softwares.

 

Purchase of photo editing softwares is not easy for every one so, we came here with 20 best and useful softwares which allow us to edit photos without spending a penny.

 

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http://webseasoning.com/technology/20-best-photo-editing-software-for-free-download/1137/#.UCitOI7rbzI

 


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MyStudyBar «

MyStudyBar « | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it

Free tool designed to support learners with literacy-related problems, but it is beneficial for all students.

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The Top 17 Free Digital Stotytelling Apps for The iPad

The Top 17 Free Digital Stotytelling Apps for The iPad | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it

The iPad is such a boon in education. It is making a slow but steadfast revolution in the way instruction is both delivered and received ...


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Free Online Educational Computer Games, Videos, Stories & Worksheets For Kids By Turtle Diary

Free Online Educational Computer Games, Videos, Stories & Worksheets For Kids By Turtle Diary | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it

Turtle Diary is an online source which gives preschool, 1st and 2nd grade kids a great opportunity to learn with the help of educational games, videos, short stories and worksheets. Play and Learn for Free Online. You don't have to make an account to use the site.

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Surfmark - screenshot webpage capture & annotate

Surfmark - screenshot webpage capture & annotate | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it

Firefox add-on.

Take full screenshots of web pages and directly add your notes and highlights to them. Save pages continuously and automatically organize them around topics...


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Gooru

Teachers and students can use Gooru to search for rich collections of multimedia resources, digital textbooks, videos,
games and quizzes created by educators in the Gooru community.

Gooru is free (of cost and ads) and developed by a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization whose mission is to honor the
human right to education.


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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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