Top 10 Online Stories

1/6/2014 2:00:00 PM
1 5 Reasons Schools Need Computing Teachers with Expertise in the Subject

http://www.techlearning.com/Default.aspx?tabid=67&entryid=6817
Terry Freedman argues that teachers need to be experts, not just facilitators.

2 Things We Should Say More Often

http://www.techlearning.com/Default.aspx?tabid=67&entryid=6815
Hank Thiele writes: what new questions will you ask this year?

3 Product Review: Buncee

http://www.techlearning.com/product-reviews/0072/product-review-buncee/54442
David Kapuler reviews this new site/app for creating multi-media presentations and digital stories.

4 App Class: Writing Our Episodes

http://www.techlearning.com/Default.aspx?tabid=67&entryid=6824
Özge Karaoglu shares her ideas for using apps for digital storytelling.

5 Product Review: Chromebox

http://www.techlearning.com/product-reviews/0072/product-review--chromebox/54430
Hank Thiele reviews this tool, which he writes is often forgotten when thinking about Chromebooks.

6 15 Sites and Apps for Augmented Reality

http://www.techlearning.com/Default.aspx?tabid=67&entryid=6728
David Kapuler lists some of his favorite sites and apps for augmented reality.

7 Fake Tweet Builder

http://www.techlearning.com/Default.aspx?tabid=67&entryid=6733
Learn how to create fake Twitter accounts using this tool as reported by Özge Karaoglu.

8 Site of the Day: TED-Ed: Making Sense of Spelling

http://www.techlearning.com/site-of-the-day/0050/ted-ed--making-sense-of-spelling/54425
This TED talk gives examples of the elements in words that give an understanding of how and why they are spelled the way they are.

9 Chromecast Review

http://www.techlearning.com/Default.aspx?tabid=67&entryid=6746
J. Robinson reviews this inexpensive tool for video and audio streaming.

10 Math and Project-Based Learning: 22 Amazing Resources

http://www.techlearning.com/Default.aspx?tabid=67&entryid=6767
Michael Gorman lists math resources to use for a scaffolding lesson, footprint, or entire PBL unit.

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