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Links to tools we use and how to use them.


Gathered below are links to technology tools we have used in our learning community. If you are looking for guidance and instruction, contact your building tech. If they can't help you, they will find someoneewho can. If you are someone who can, and willing to share, please add your information or contact your building tech. Additional training info can be found on the Training, Webinar, Pro Development page. Anything you'd like added here? Let me know!
Technology We Use
Why we use it
How to Use it
Where to get it
I've used it and
you can contact me OR
See what I did here (add link)
ALEKS
Math learning management
Subcription, training


Audacity
Manage and create audio files

I:Masters

Animoto
Presentation video slideshows

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Free for educators section

Clicker System

Northeastern U Clicker Page


Common Core Standards
APP

Common Core Standards
By MasteryConnect

Digital Storytellling

Digital Storytelling for Communities


Document Camera
Elmo
Document Camera

10 Specific Way to Use a Document Camera

From ELMO USA


Drop Box




Edmodo
Safe social networking

Free Tools Challenge #5: Edmodo in the Web 2.0 Classroom


EdmodoTeacherHub
EdmodoTeacherHub

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Edublogs

teacherchallenge
teacherchallenge



ELMO
(see document camera)
Document Camera



ExamView
Quickly Grade Tests
Scantron, Admin sets up class lists


Facebook

Facebook in Education
Facebook in Education



Flipped Classroom

what they are saying...


Glogster
Digital Posterboard presentaton
Great Overview from 21st Century EdTech:
Changes At Glogster… Great Info and Links For All Levels Of Users


Google Apps Logo
Google Apps Logo

Collaboration
Office aps
Google Apps Training

Or Visit Our Google Apps Page:
Our Google Apps Page
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Google Sites


Google Earth
Webquest
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click for instructions


Infographics

Selection of tools to make coolio infographics. Found on Fried Technology this post is well worth visiting for an excellent overview

Creating Infographics with Students

Langwitches]]

iPad

iPad page


Jing
Record computer actions



KISD Curriculum Crafter

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kwout
kwout

quote a part of a web page as an image with an image map (that means links)
http://kwout.com/


Lino it
Online stickies
easy
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in this wiki: Wish List
Livebinders
Presentation, Organization

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FHNorthern Technology Resources





Microsoft Office

http://staff.fhps.us/tech/office.html


Mindomo
Mind mapping, brainstormig

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Mindomo Logo1


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Learning Management System
Admin will set up class for you
Instructions and all sorts of tools are available from KISD at:
http://moodle.kentisd.org/course/view.php?id=62 You'll need to an account and password, easy to do.

Moodle News
Moodle News



Netvibes
Way Cool Dashboard, manage your internet

http://www.netvibes.com/en
My Dashboard
Open Attribute
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i used it, it doesn't really attribute the original source, just the creator where you found the information.
PBL

http://21centuryedtech.wikispaces.com/PBL


PLN
Personal Learning Network - Your students will need to do this well, you can model it for them

The 5 Cs to Developing Your Personal Learning Network


Develop a PLN

Gywenth Jones Prezi on PLN

Network Building: Web Presence, Twitter, Nings, & Things!


10 Ways for Teachers to Build Websites

Personal Learning Network Bootcamp

Teacher's First Challenge - 30 days to a PLN

The Best Guides For Helping Teachers Develop Personal Learning Networks, Larry Ferlazzo


Langwitches Guide:

Building your Personal Learning Network


Teacher Reboot Camp

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Instruction Junction

Forest Hills Public Schools Instruction

The purposes of Instruction Junction are to provide Forest Hills educators
a centralized space so that you may stay informed, kept up-to-date, and
to feel supported as you support our kids.
PhotoStory
Presentations



Prezi
Presentations



QR Codes
Scavenger hunt, private information, engage

Black & White and Scanned All Over

QR Code Mania Hits Education | Fried Technology
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Qrstuff logo
Qrstuff logo


Realidades




Rosetta




Schoolcenter
School Webpages
Training with Cathy Williams required


Scoop It
Curation weblog, social bookmark sharing perfected, collaborative filtering - adding human intelligence to the search algorithm.

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I have invites to Scoop-it, if you are interested
my scoop it on information literacy
Skype
Bring guest experts into your classroom



Smartboard

Lesson plans and resources for your SMART Board - SMART Exchange
Lesson plans and resources for your SMART Board - SMART Exchange



Starboard




Surveys

Create a Quiz Using Google Forms

From Free Technology for Teachers:
Tools for online quizzes, polls, and surveys.
MyStudiyo, multimedia online quizzes - Example in action.
ProProfs - Online Quizzes, Flashcards, and Polls.
Obsurvey, Custom Online Surveys. - How-to Video.
**Survey** **Monkey**
Poll Daddy
Skribit for Gathering Suggestions - How to.
Google Moderator


twiducate

Not sure, but it looks cool - twitter for the classroom. a wiki can track conversations or discussion, so not sure what the advantage is here, except potential engagement
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twitter

Eight Reasons An Innovative Educator Uses Twitter

Cybraryman's list of Education Hashtags

Twitter for Teachers: Discover #hashtag PD!


Teacher's First Twitter for Teachers

An Ed Tech Tip for Administrators - School Twitter Feed


So You Are New to Twitter


A new approach to twitter PD

An Educator's Guide to Twitter


Webdoc
presentation, like Glogster but more

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Wikispaces

You're using it now

WikiTour


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Wikispaces Projects
Specially designed for classroom project collaboration

Introduction to projects

With projects, you can put your wiki members into groups so they can work independently.


WordPress
Blog
Easy!





http://www.wisc-online.com/

Zamzar
Grab Video



Zotero
tool to help you collect, organize, cite, and share your research sources
FIREFOX ONLY
http://guides.library.duke.edu/zotero
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