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Learning A-Z Announces Writing A-Z Upgrades

Learning A-Z™ has added  three student-facing interactive writing tools to its Writing A-Z website
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Learning A-Z™, an online provider of PreK-6 education solutions and part of Cambium Learning®Group, Inc., has added three student-facing interactive writing tools to its Writing A-Z website. The site has also been edesigned for improved navigation.

Writing A-Z is a web-based K-6 product that delivers a collection of writing resources with the aim of personalizing writing instruction and improving students' writing skills. The collection of interactive online writing tools allow students to apply their writing skills and creativity while creating their own books, writing essays, and completing specific process writing tasks.

Teachers have access to hundreds of leveled lessons, worksheets, and supporting resources designed for students at various developmental levels. Special introductory pricing to the new and improved Writing A-Z runs through December 31, 2015.



A to Z Web Tools: I+ J

The next letter on the series is: I iSpeech is another text-to-speech application that will convert  your text (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, PDF, blogs, RSS feeds etc.) content into audio with minimal effort, no software installation and no technical expertise. You can download it, podcast it or embed it to your blog or your website. ImageLoop is a similar site. It also allows you to create an online version of any pdf and powerpoint presentation. You can also use both these sites as a free upload of your images. iCue is a fun, innovative learning environment built around video from NBC News Archives. It is designed to help students with access to thousands of current and historic videos and other resources such as fun games and activities.It also has pop quizzes, game challenges and interactive activities. Instapaper is a simple tool to bookmark the sites to read later. You can come back anytime to read it. Iclippy captures your work from screen, camera, or scanner to an online clipboard without having to save the pictures to the local computer first. Incredibox is a tool to discover the musical universe with “human beat box” sounds created by the artist. iWriteLike lets you find out which writer you write like analyzing your word choice and writing style. iCyte is a site to bookmark webpages and pdf’s exactly as you see them. It’sAlmost is a cool countimer. Just write the date and the time to count down! ILovePDF is a tool to merge different PDF Files or split one PDF into different documents.   This blog or the author are not responsible for any inappropriate images/text/ads of the external links. Please double check before you use it with your students.

Blackboard announces major upgrade

Version 9 promises new tools like Web2.0 and other social networking features. It also boasts a more open platform, which has been a criticism of the SIS in the past. Click through for the release.