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How To Watermark Your Images Using Free Tools

Protecting your images when they circulate the web shouldn't be taken lightly! Here's a tip for using a free tool for iOS and Android. Visit Me On The Web at...
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Internet Search Tips for Teachers & Students: Free Technology for Teachers

Internet Search Tips for Teachers & Students: Free Technology for Teachers | Web tools to support inquiry based learning | Scoop.it

My Favorite Internet Search Tips for Teachers & Students #technology #education #teaching https://t.co/5ICQKIU5hF

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Create & Distribute a Variety of Multimedia Courses

Create & Distribute a Variety of Multimedia Courses | Web tools to support inquiry based learning | Scoop.it

Free Technology for Teachers: Cloudschool - Create & Distribute a Variety of Multimedia Courses

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Free Technology for Teachers: Organize Your Projects with Trello

Free Technology for Teachers: Organize Your Projects with Trello | Web tools to support inquiry based learning | Scoop.it
Organize Your Projects with @Trello from @katewilson13 #PBL #organize #edtech #yearbookclub https://t.co/MTfO4TG3eA
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5-Minute Film Festival: Resources for Filmmaking in the Classroom

5-Minute Film Festival: Resources for Filmmaking in the Classroom | Web tools to support inquiry based learning | Scoop.it

Explore classroom filmmaking with this playlist of resources for teachers and students.

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Beginner's Guide to K-12 Design Thinking - LiveBinder

Collection of resources for integrating design thinking into a K-12 setting.

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Three Favorite Classroom Timer Tools

Three Favorite Classroom Timer Tools | Web tools to support inquiry based learning | Scoop.it

One of the challenges of teaching in a high school or middle school that uses block scheduling is many students struggle to focus for 80 minute, 90 minute, or longer blocks of time. I always try to break up blocks like this into shorter segments with breaks. To prevent breaks from running too long, I always use a timer. I also use timers to time break-out activities. Whenever it is possible to do so, I like to display the timer countdown on a projector or whiteboard so that all of the students can see it. These are the three timer tools that recommend more than any others. 

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Free PowerPoint Templates for Teachers and Students

Free PowerPoint Templates for Teachers and Students | Web tools to support inquiry based learning | Scoop.it

We've all seen plenty of poorly designed slides that have harsh color schemes, fonts that are too small, or otherwise just don't look quite right. Fortunately, there is help for those of us who struggle with visual design.

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4 Free Tools for Creating & Playing Interactive Quiz Games

4 Free Tools for Creating & Playing Interactive Quiz Games | Web tools to support inquiry based learning | Scoop.it

The following are interactive quiz game tools that can be used with great success in your classroom and or in workshops.

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A Seven Part Guide to Video Editing Fundamentals

A Seven Part Guide to Video Editing Fundamentals | Web tools to support inquiry based learning | Scoop.it

Wistia's learning center offers a lot of good advice for new and veteran video creators. Recently, they published a new seven part guide to video editing basics. The guide covers choosing your editing software, transferring footage and organizing projects, finding and assembling the best takes from live action video, trimming the head and tail of footage, adding music and B-roll, exporting a proof, and wrapping-up the project. Each part of the guide includes sample videos to demonstrate the topics discussed. 

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Research and Citation Tools for Students

Research and Citation Tools for Students | Web tools to support inquiry based learning | Scoop.it
These picks will show students how to go beyond Google to find credible, usable scholarly resources. This list assembles the top-rated tools for collecting, annotating, and citing trusted resources ready-made for research papers and projects.
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Periscope: Connecting Classrooms to the World

Periscope: Connecting Classrooms to the World | Web tools to support inquiry based learning | Scoop.it

Through the Periscope app, students can take virtual field trips, observe demos, and collaborate. Parents can find greater involvement in their children's learning and school community.

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Three Tools Students Can Use to Add Annotations to Videos: Free Technology for Teachers

Three Tools Students Can Use to Add Annotations to Videos: Free Technology for Teachers | Web tools to support inquiry based learning | Scoop.it

When we talk about flipped lessons it often involves a lot of heavy lifting on a teacher's part.

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Wikipedia Releases an Updated App for Exploring Interesting Content

The Wikimedia Foundation has released a new version of their Wikipedia iPad and iPhone app. The latest version, available now, features an aspect they're calling the Explore feed.

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Free Technology for Teachers: Five Tools for Sharing Portions of Videos

Free Technology for Teachers: Five Tools for Sharing Portions of Videos | Web tools to support inquiry based learning | Scoop.it
#education Free Technology for Teachers: Five Tools for Sharing Portions of Videos https://t.co/D9rl8oa8hN https://t.co/7pHUbSN0at...
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Free Technology for Teachers: Three Free Tools Students Can Use to Dictate Notes

Free Technology for Teachers: Three Free Tools Students Can Use to Dictate Notes | Web tools to support inquiry based learning | Scoop.it
Food speech recognition software can be very pricey, but it doesn't have to be. If you're looking for some free speech to text options for your students consider trying the following three options.
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Free Technology for Teachers: Two Good Tools for Building Online Discussions Around Videos

Free Technology for Teachers: Two Good Tools for Building Online Discussions Around Videos | Web tools to support inquiry based learning | Scoop.it

Watching videos then answering questions about them is the basic premise of a lot of flipped classroom lessons. To take that idea to higher level, invite students to ask questions and or and notations to videos that you have shared with them.

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How to Create a Collaborative KWL Chart Online

How to Create a Collaborative KWL Chart Online | Web tools to support inquiry based learning | Scoop.it

Earlier this week at TCEA I gave a presentation on mind maps, timelines, and collaborative brainstorming tools. One of the tools that I featured in that session was Realtime Board.

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7 Tools for Hosting Online Brainstorming Sessions

7 Tools for Hosting Online Brainstorming Sessions | Web tools to support inquiry based learning | Scoop.it

Here are some of the other tools that you and your students can use to host online brainstorming sessions.

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How to Create a Classroom Blog on Weebly for Education

How to Create a Classroom Blog on Weebly for Education | Web tools to support inquiry based learning | Scoop.it

Free Technology for Teachers: How to Create a Classroom Blog on Weebly for Education https://t.co/g3ysPHJyVW

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Three Effective Techniques for Brainstorming Ideas | Edudemic

Three Effective Techniques for Brainstorming Ideas | Edudemic | Web tools to support inquiry based learning | Scoop.it

One important skill for succeeding in school is coming up with new and creative ideas. The best ideas are ones that solve problems or make our lives easier.

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SeeSaw Now Offers a Simple & Safe Blogging Platform for Kids

SeeSaw Now Offers a Simple & Safe Blogging Platform for Kids | Web tools to support inquiry based learning | Scoop.it

SeeSaw is a great digital portfolio tool for students and teachers. It works on all devices including iPads and Android tablets.

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82 Google Tools Tutorial Videos

82 Google Tools Tutorial Videos | Web tools to support inquiry based learning | Scoop.it

The playlist includes tutorials on features in Google Maps, Blogger, Google Sites, Google Classroom, Google Forms, Google Sheets, and Google Docs. 

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How Teachers Can Use Quicktime Video Screenshots to Help Students Learn | Edudemic

How Teachers Can Use Quicktime Video Screenshots to Help Students Learn | Edudemic | Web tools to support inquiry based learning | Scoop.it

Screenshot videos are a great learning resource when used to teach computer-based lessons like computer programming, typing, or learning various programs.

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