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.

6 Great Digital Storytelling Apps to Use with Your Students

Here are some excellent iPad apps to enhance students creativity through digital storytelling. These are among the best apps teachers have been using with their students to create, narrate, and share...

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6 Great Digital Storytelling Apps to Use with Your Students

Here are some excellent iPad apps to enhance students creativity through digital storytelling. These are among the best apps teachers have been using with their students to create, narrate, and share...

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3 Powerful Note Taking Apps for Chromebook Users

I received a couple of emails asking about app recommendations to use for note-taking on Chromebook. So I decided to pull up this list and share it with all of you here. The three apps I highly...

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Excellent Video Tutorials to Help You Sketchnote on iPad

After posting about top iPad apps for creating sketchnotes, I received a couple of requests for sharing video tutorials on sketchnoting on iPad. The videos below are probably the best...

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Three Excellent Places to Find Free Online Courses

Today we are sharing with you three excellent websites that will help you find the best free online classes or MOOCs from top trending universities. You can lay back in your coach, search for the...

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8 Wonderful Self-development Books for Teachers

Isaac Asimov once stated that ‘self-education is…the only kind of education there is’. For Albert Einstein ‘ intellectual growth should commence at birth and cease only at death’. The moral behind...

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A Great Periodic Table to Enhance Students Writing Skills

Figurative speech is the language we use to spice up our writing. Besides their aesthetic value , figurative expressions and axioms cast a flavour of 'writerly professionalism' on the written piece....

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4 Powerful Apps for Creating Mind Maps on Chromebooks

July 3, 2016 Here is a list I curated over the last weekend. The list features some of the best web tools teachers can use to create mind maps on Chromebooks. I have only included the ones I think...

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10 of The Best Chrome Apps for Math Teachers

Here is what we have been working on over the last weekend. This is a list that comprises some of the best math apps and extensions in Chrome store. We have literally gone through hundreds of apps to...

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The Best 8 Web Tools for Doing Formative Assessment in Class

Formative assessment, as we have agreed elsewhere, is assessment for learning which is completely different from summative assessment, which is assessment of learning. The...

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5 Great Writing Apps for Elementary Students

The selection we curated for you today contains some  useful iPad apps to use with elementary students to help them with their writing. Some the things your kids will get to learn from these...

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10 Useful Math Practice Apps for Elementary Students

Looking for some good iPad apps to help  elementary students with their Math? The list below features some of the most popular iPad apps in this category. These apps have been endorsed by a...

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Useful Tools Students Can Use to Create 3D Models (Work on Chromebooks too)

Below are two useful tools you  can use with your students to create 3D models on the cloud. You do not need to download any software, the tools are web-based and, best of all, work on...

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10 Must Read Books on 21st Century Literacies

The literacy landscape is rapidly evolving to the extent that we can no longer expect what it will be like in the next coming years. Regardless of the nomenclature, whether you call them new...

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A Wonderful TED Ed Video on The Cognitive Advantages of Bilingualism

Bilingualism or the ability to speak more than one language is a prevalent linguistic phenomenon. Even in the online digital discourse a great deal of multilingualism and bilingualism is observed in...

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6 Handy Tools for Adding Text to Pictures

In today’s selection we curated for you some useful apps and web tools to  use to add text to pictures and create classroom posters. Students can use these tools for different educational...

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5 Great Tools for Video Conferencing and Organizing Online Meetings

The power of video conferencing tools lies  in their ability to engage audience through the use of visuals, interactive features and synchronous communication. The most popular free tools in...

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4 Important Apps for A Paperless Classroom

Planning a paperless classroom? Here are four important apps you should definitely consider. Using these apps will enable you to create and distribute assignments to your students, provide feedback...

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4 Important Apps for A Paperless Classroom

Learning needs of autistic students require a special attention from those attending to them. This is because autistic learners exhibit a wide range of characteristics that often interfere with their...

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3 Good Text to Speech Tools for Struggling Readers

We have received a few requests over the last couple of weeks to share our recommendations for text to speech tools designed specifically for struggling readers.While all text to voice converters can...

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