Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Free resource of educational web tools, 21st century skills, tips and tutorials on how teachers and students integrate technology into education.

10 Very Good New Educational Web Tools for Teachers

June 27, 2016 Below is a collection of some new educational web tools and mobile apps to try out in your instruction.  The purpose is to keep you updated about the new releases in the EdTech... more

A Handy Visual Featuring 6 Essential Skills for Doing Online Research

June 26, 2016 Digital search literacy is one of the key literacies for the 21st century students. Knowing how to conduct effective online searches and being able to easily locate, assess and evaluate... more

6 Good Educational iPad Apps Free Today

June 25, 2016 Below is a collection of some good iPad apps that are free today and only for a limited period of time.  This deal is valid at least in the Canadian and American iTunes App Store.... more

3 Very Good Chromebook Tools for Creating Educational Timelines in Class

June 24, 2016 For those of you asking about Chromebook tools to use for creating timelines, the collection below is a good place to start with. It features three of our favourite tools we have... more

Make The Best of Google Drive with These 5 Add-ons

June 23, 2016 Below is a collection of five good Add-ons to help you make the best of your Google Drive. Some of the things you can do with these add-ons include: Easily save web content... more

16 Great iPad Apps for Students with Special Needs (Infographic)

June 23, 2016 Here is another handy visual we created for those of you teaching students with special needs. This work is based on a chart we posted here a few months ago. The visual features some... more

Top 36 Educational Podcasts for Teachers

June 23, 2016 This is a quick post to share with you this excellent resource from Fusion Yearbooks. This is a collection of some of the most popular educational podcasts to energize your teaching.... more

New Visual on Bloom's Digital Taxonomy for iPad

June 22, 2016 In today’s post we are sharing with you this handy visual featuring an updated collection of iPad educational apps that go with the six thinking levels of Bloom’s revised taxonomy. For... more

A Very Good Tool to Convert Classroom Papers to Google Drive Friendly Documents

June 21, 2016 Snapverter is a good application that allows you to convert classroom papers, images and pother teaching materials into Google Drive friendly files. ‘Snapverter is an add-on for... more

A Handy Infographic Featuring 10 Important New Google Forms Tips for Teachers

June 21, 2016 For those of you who haven’t tried the new Google Forms yet, the visual guide below will help you get started. It features 10 important features that will help you create engaging... more

10 Great Web Tools for Creating Digital Quizzes

June 20, 2016 Over the last couple of years, we have reviewed a wide variety of educational web tools to use to create digitally based quizzes. Below is a collection of some of the most popular... more

An Interesting Infographic Featuring 12 Good Chrome Extensions for Research Students

June 19, 2016 The visual below is based on a post we shared here a few days ago. It features a number of important Chrome extensions to help students research during the different stages in a... more

The Periodic Table of Educational iPad Apps

June 19, 2016 This is a quick post to share with you this interesting find from ICTEvangelist.  Mark Anderson has recently published the second version of his popular periodic table of iPad... more

5 Good iPad Apps Free Today

June 18, 2016 Below is a collection of some good iPad apps that are free today. This deal is valid at least in the Canadian and American iTunes store. Some of the things you can do with these apps... more

5 Excellent Rubric Making Tools for Teachers

June 18, 2016 Rubrics are scoring charts used to assess and evaluate a particular learning or teaching activity. As is explained in this guide, rubrics are helpful for both teachers and students:... more

Teachers Guide to Using Concept Maps in Education

June 18, 2016 Here is an excellent short guide on concept mapping created by the folks over at Lucidchart (a popular concept mapping tool). The guide covers almost everything you need to know about... more

A Good Infographic Featuring 30 Web Tools for Teacher Librarians

June 17, 2016 Librarians make a huge difference in our students lives. They are entrusted with a wide variety of educational tasks. Some of these tasks according to Queen University Library include:... more

Google Fonts Provides Over 800 Beautiful Fonts to Use in Your Docs and Apps for Free

June 16, 2016 Google has recently revamped its popular fonts site ‘Google Fonts’.  The site now has a user-friendly layout that allows you to easily navigate its directory that includes over 800... more

A Handy Infographic Featuring 10 Things Every Teacher Should be Able to Do on Google Classroom

June 16, 2016 Here is a handy infographic we have been working on over the last few days.  The visual features 10 of what we believe are basic things every teacher should be able to do on Google... more

A Superb Tool for Creating Educational Presentations and Timelines (No Registration Required)

June 16, 2016 Qwikslides is an excellent web tool from Classtools that allows students to create beautiful multimedia presentations and timelines to use in class. No registration is required,... more