Kahoot! | Game-based blended learning & classroom response system
Cool tool for assessing students. Gamification-based
tags: assessment response poll gamification
Blendspace - Create lessons with digital content in 5 minutes
Good tool available on any web-based device.
tags: Blendspace tools elearning web2.0 curation edcanvas lessons
EverySlide | Interactive Presentations | Audience Response System
tags: presentations interactive powerpoint slideshow polling
Allows teachers to chop down YouTube videos and voice over the sound on a video if they wish. Also able to add questions at any point in the video and track student progress.
tags: flipped youtube quiz lessons
Reading from paper versus screens: a critical review of the empirical literature.
The present review considers the differences between the media in terms of outcomes and processes of reading and concludes that single variable explanations are insufficient to capture the range of issues involved in reading from screens.
tags: reading research online
How Online Reading Programs Benefit Young Readers
tags: online reading programs
How the internet is making it harder to read books
tags: internet reading online research
Serious reading takes a hit from online scanning and skimming, researchers say - The Washington Post
tags: reading online research
From Scholastic Administrator - What happens when administrators throw out the rulebook and try fundamentally different models of education?
Master Chrome Apps and Extensions: Differences and Recommendations
A great list of chrome apps and extensions
tags: chrome apps extensions
Two Useful iPad Apps to Create Classroom Posters
tags: posters classroom apps
Copy of 1:1 Learning Nipmuc - Google Drive
Parent Presentation about the move to 1:1 from Nipmuc Regional High School in Upton, MA
Student privacy activists win a big one
tags: studentprivacy dataprivacy
Honey Maid: Love - YouTube
A great response to negative and intolerant comments made online. Also a great look at how the positive outweigh the negative
tags: socialmedia negativefeedback positivesocialmediause ettsummit
Ten Tips for Writing Common Formative Assessments
Great questions to get you focused for creating quality formative assessments from Bill Ferriter.
tags: formativeassessments howto
What Does Learning Look Like? A Look At Physical And Digital Spaces
Good discussion of learning spaces from Tom Daccord
tags: learningspaces EdTechTeacher
10 Principles of Sustainable EdTech Implementation -
by Dave Guymon on Getting Smart
tags: 1:1 sustaainability
How to Make Google Drive Work Like a Desktop Suite
tags: googledrive gafe howto
Easy Way To Create Bibliography Entries in Google Docs
tags: googledocs bibliography easybib
3 Professional Development Tips For Schools Going 1:1 - Edudemic
tags: professionaldevelopment 1:1
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(www.britannica.com) Britannica Digital Learning has upgraded ImageQuest, a resource for schools and libraries that provides nearly three million rig...
(www.classflow.com) Promethean has released ClassFlow, a free, all-in-one, cloud-based teaching tool that lets teachers create and deliver interactive...
(www.adobe.com) Adobe has released Adobe Voice, an animated video app for the iPad that lets users create and share video stories. The app incorporate...
(www.boxlight.com) The BOXLIGHT DeskBoard mobile cart adjusts both height and tilt for the P8 ultra short throw interactive projector on a white surfa...
(www.bretford.com) Bretford has introduced Core 36M, a 36-unit charging cart that is optimized for Chromebooks but which also supports most tablets, l...
(www.edmentum.com) Edmentum Sensei is a mobile optimized solution that helps administrators visualize and track overall school, teacher, and student p...
(www.hmhco.com) HMH has released HMH Player, a new native app for iOS and Google Chrome that streamlines the learning experience for improved digital ...
(www.bretford.com) Bretford has unveiled an easy-to-use modular power system with exchangeable power components. The Juice Power System uses unique ...
(www.lightsailed.com) LightSail Education has announced a literacy accelerator that combines books with in-text embedded assessments and real-time dat...
(www.myon.com) myON has expanded its digital library to include a set of literacy tools to further personalize the reading experience for students whi...
(www.nervanix.com) Nervanix has released Clarity, an application that monitors student attention levels as they study and guides them to revisit conce...
(www.robotslab.com) RobotsLAB has introduced MathBall, a smart sensor basketball and tablet system that offers curricula in algebra, pre-calculus, phy...
(www.waspbarcode.com) Wasp Barcode’s MobileAsset.EDU solutions include everything administrators need to account for their assets, from software...
(www.opened.io) OpenEd has announced a free tool that lets teachers easily create assessments with the question types required by Common Core standard...
(www.panasonic.com) Panasonic’s TH-80LFB70U interactive LED display features high-speed, multi-touch, interactive capabilities to promote partic...
(www.penveu.com) The penveu interactive display system is a handheld device that turns projectors and large screen displays into interactive whiteboar...
(www.califone.com) Califone has updated its PresentationPro speaker. The PA310 readily connects with computers, LCD projectors, mobile devices, intera...
(www.bretford.com) Bretford Manufacturing, Inc. has announced the availability of the companion app for its PowerSync+ enabled charge and sync produc...
(www.bretford.com) Bretford Manufacturing, Inc. has debuted the PureCharge family of iPad and iPad mini charging carts and stations. By offering pre-i...
(www.proquest.com) ProQuest’s new information literacy product, Research Companion, offers videos that guide users through the research process,...
(www.averusa.com) AVer Information has developed a Student Engagement platform, providing teachers and students with the tools to transmit document ca...
(www.averusa.com) AVer has released the TabChargeCT2 charge cart solution, which can hold up to 40 Chromebooks, iPads, Android or Windows tablets, lap...
(www.extron.com) The Instant Alert function of the Extron VoiceLift Microphone, combined with a PoleVault, WallVault, or PlenumVault classroom AV sys...
(www.smarttech.com) The SMART Board 6065 is an ultra HD, 4K interactive flat panel that offers collaborative capabilities while ensuring lessons run s...
(www.gaggle.net) The new Gaggle Unity Partner Program provides free data integration services for all educational technology vendors. Through the Gagg...
(www.waterford.org) Waterford Early Learning Cloud can be used at home or to supplement lessons in classrooms. It can also be used for individual adap...
(www.netsupportschool.com) The latest version of NetSupport School allows teachers to monitor and collaborate with any mix of technology. An enhanced ...
(www.techsmith.com/camtasia) TechSmith’s Camtasia gives teachers the tools to record lessons, create videos, and engage their audiences. Educato...
(www.panasonic.com) Intel has teamed up with Panasonic to announce the Panasonic 3E, which uses the Intel Education 2-in-1 reference design. Designed ...
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