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Sound Effects Download | Soundsnap.com

Sound Effects Download | Soundsnap.com | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it
The most popular site for professional sound effects in the world.
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Great place to find sounds to enhance your lesson materials.

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Design a variety of interactive lessons with Raptivity 

Design a variety of interactive lessons with Raptivity  | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it

Raptivity is an award-winning interactivity building tool with 190+ ready-to-use interactive learning templates. These templates let you design a variety of interactive lessons with zero programming knowledge.

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A really simple way to get started designing interactive learning.

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MapsOfMind | The Most Feature Filled and Intuitive Mind Mapper!

MapsOfMind | The Most Feature Filled and Intuitive Mind Mapper! | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it

Organize your information with MindMap's InfoBox which can be customized by adding rich text editor, website summary, todo-list and comment box.

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A really useful free mindmapping tool with some great features.

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Textly: Free Writing Assistant

Textly: Free Writing Assistant | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it
Millions trust Textly’s free writing app to make their messages, documents, and posts clear, mistake-free, and effective.
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Another AI powered writing assitant.

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Trading Game - Forex, Bitcoin and Stock Market Game

Trading Game - Forex, Bitcoin and Stock Market Game | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it
Risk-free Bitcoin, Stocks and Forex trading simulator with live charts and real market rates. Trade now with � $ 1000 Free play money
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A useful game for business or business English students. There is both an iOS and Android version.

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Language Fuel | Home

Language Fuel | Home | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it
We provide training and support for English Language Teachers, and self-directed language learners. Explore our site to learn how we can serve you!
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Some interesting courses and resources here. Check it out.

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Questo AI - The Best Study Assistant App

Questo AI - The Best Study Assistant App | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it

Questo generates specific quizzes based on the material you give. Study whenever you want with the flexibility and independence you deserve.

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I haven't tried this yet but it looks like an interesting and useful time saving tool for teachers and students.

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EAL HUB - EAL resources for teachers

EAL HUB - EAL resources for teachers | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it
A vast hub of EAL resources, ideas and support for teachers working with EAL/ELL/ESOL learners worldwide! EAL CPD and training. Encouraging inclusive education for all - Everyone A Learner.
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A great time saver for EFL, ESL and EAL teachers. A one year subscription works out at about $2 a month.

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VIDEOASK - A ridiculously simple way to get feedback (A Typeform experiment)

VIDEOASK - A ridiculously simple way to get feedback (A Typeform experiment) | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it

 

Easily record your video (or voice) question & share a link with anyone.

 

 Respondents answer via their mobile or computer without needing to sign up.

 

 You get rich, meaningful video (or voice) answers + full text transcriptions. Easy peasy.

 

 

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Really nice mobile polling tool. Only on iOS at present.

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Ryeboard

Use Ryeboard to organize your daily tasks such as managing schedules, creating personal scrapbooks such as your photobook of trips to exotic places, or simply just for brainstorming.

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A nice virtal work space for collaboration.

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Practice top interview questions - Interview School

Practice top interview questions - Interview School | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it
Interview school is mock-interview software that provides you with up-to-date interview questions from top companies and AI-assisted feedback. Create an account today for free!
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This looks like a fantastic tool to help students prepare for interviews and to generally get speaking practice and feedback o their speaking.

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The Girl & the Tiger - Lesson Plan

The Girl & the Tiger - Lesson Plan | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it

This lesson starts with a single image of a girl sitting in the forest with a tiger and moves on to explore our relationship with animals and our responsibility to them and their environment. It explores the role of zoos and hunting for sport.

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Thsi lesson plan now has a digital slide deck http://bit.ly/girl-tiger-demo   and some added activities for exploring animal rights.

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Welcome | LazyHabit

Welcome | LazyHabit | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it
Visualization practice is a mental rehearsal of your routine where you simulate and practice over and over again how you'll start and successfully go through the motions until it feels natural and expected to act that way. Starting this way helps overcome your mind's doubts and resistance to change as well as building up your self-confidence to practice in real life.
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This might be a good tool for developing good study habits.

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Vizor | Create 360 tours, stories, sites and WebVR experiences

Vizor | Create 360 tours, stories, sites and WebVR experiences | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it

Vizor 360 is a super simple WebVR tool that lets you create interactive and customizable 360° experiences with zero coding. Just drag and drop your 360° images, link them together, customize and share.

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This looks like a great free tool to get students and teachers creating virtual reality learning experiences.

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Bite-Size Teacher Development from Language Fuel

Bite-Size Teacher Development from Language Fuel | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it

The courses are ideal for short bursts of study on your laptop or mobile as they have been divided into bite-size learning tasks and input. To do a complete course takes between 15 mins and about an hour.

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An interesting selection of course topics for newly qualified and experienced teachers.

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Breakdown Notes

Breakdown Notes | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it
Breakdown Notes brings the ease and flexibility to let you rethink and reorder your work.
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A useful free mindmapping tool. Doesn't require registration.

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Gebruiksvriendelijk, voor veel inzetbaar en met vele mogelijkheden.

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Convert Video to MP4, AVI, MPEG, FLV, 3GP, MKV, h264 or h265

Convert Video to MP4, AVI, MPEG, FLV, 3GP, MKV, h264 or h265 | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it
A free web app that converts video files, allowing you to change the video format, resolution or size right in your browser.
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A useful video file converter.

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Free - The Statue - Lesson Plan

Free - The Statue - Lesson Plan | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it

All around the world people put up statues, but why? Who are these people we celebrate with statues? And what do the statues think of this? This lesson plan explores the role of statues within our society.

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Clicj on 'buy Now' and enter this code for 100% discount - STATUE1

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Wanna Know If Students Are Learning? Ask Them These 4 Questions

Wanna Know If Students Are Learning? Ask Them These 4 Questions | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it
Based on how I had been taught to be an educator the best ways to know if students are learning was to give them a test. If they failed, it was their fault and they needed to do better next time. It took me a long time to learn that in the process of learning the teacher and the student need to be partners.
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Useful.

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Angela McCord's curator insight, March 10, 5:01 PM
This blog post is very insightful, as it breaks down the importance of learning targets and success criteria. These have to be a package deal! 
 
Marco Bertolini's curator insight, March 12, 3:24 AM

How to make sure you study efficiently?  Ask yourself those 4 questions ! 

Enrique Facundo Ruiz Blanco's curator insight, March 12, 8:15 AM

Preguntas claves para hacer una buena didáctica. 

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Flippity.net: Easily Turn Google Spreadsheets into Flashcards and Other Cool Stuff

Flippity.net: Easily Turn Google Spreadsheets into Flashcards and Other Cool Stuff | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it

For creating interactive content based on Googl Speadsheets.

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This looks like an interesting way to create a wide range of interactive activities for the classroom or online courses.

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WriteBetter – Learning tool to improve English writing skills

WriteBetter – Learning tool to improve English writing skills | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it
WriteBetter is a learning tool for written English that leverages the Data-Driven Learning (DDL) approach. DDL refers to an approach to learning foreign languages in which students discover patterns or rules of language use autonomously by exploring a large amount of sentences written by native speakers.
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This is a great free tool to help your students improve their own writing.

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Home | Openbook

Home | Openbook | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it

Make Openbook your own with themes, express yourself with over 30 reactions, share privately with Circles and discover new interests and people by joining or creating a community.

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For anyone looking for an alternative to Facebook.

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Headliner Voices - You Type, They Talk

Headliner Voices - You Type, They Talk | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it
Make famous people say what you type. Built for laughs.
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A nice text to speech tool for your students to have some fun with.

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Hello margot you are the very best in ironing, aren't you?
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Metaverse Studio - Create Magic In Your Classroom

Metaverse Studio - Create Magic In Your Classroom | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it

Thousands of teachers and students are creating AR in their classrooms. It is so easy to create that grade school kids can do it. Engagement is off the charts!

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This is a really great tool for creating AR learning activities. There are some great new updates too, so check it out again if you have seen it in the past.

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Mixkit - Extraordinary Free HD videos

Mixkit - Extraordinary Free HD videos | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it

Mixkit is a curated gallery of high-quality videos and animation, made by some of the world’s most talented creators, with all content licensed for free.

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This looks like a great source of high quality silent video for use in classroom projects.

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Forex hero - learn how to trade forex for beginners

Forex hero - learn how to trade forex for beginners | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Scoop.it

Master the basics & secrets in the illustrated forex School. Start by learning some basics and secrets about the financial markets in our forex school. You will earn virtual money with every chapter you finish.

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This is a great free app for business or business English students. It really gamifies the process of learning about trading.

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