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.

TED-Ed New Interactive Periodic Table With Video Lessons for Every Element

October, 2014 Today, TED-Ed launched a clickable periodic table with videos on every element. This work is a fruit of a partnership between TED-Ed and Brady Haran, the creator of the popular YouTube... more

3 Apps Teachers Should Definitely Use on Google Forms

October 24, 2014 The big event in the EdTech world today is the release of add-ons for Google Forms. A feature which will enable Form creators to add more functionalities to their forms. I have spent... more

A New Google Forms Service Teachers Should know About

October 23, 2014 Over the last couple of months, Google has been releasing a series of interesting updates to Google Forms. After allowing users to create and use their own  personalized themes... more

3 Powerful Web Tools to Create Whiteboard Animation Videos for Your Class

October 23, 2014 Whiteboard animation videos are videos that draw themselves. They involve an animated use of images, shapes, characters, sounds and voice-overs to create a clip. This form of video... more

Here Is How to Easily Cite Papers in Different Formats in Google Docs

October 23, 2014 The potential of Google Docs for student researchers is really huge. It has tons of awesome features that will render your academic life such a relief. After we have seen how we can... more

Inbox Is A New App Released Today by Google

October 22, 2014  In a surprising move today, Google announced the creation of a new app called Inbox. This is a new email app that is designed by the same engineers who created Gmail. Inbox is... more

SMAR Model Explained by Students

October 22, 2014 Here is an awesome video explanation of SAMR model I stumbled upon today on my Twitter feeds. SAMR model this time is explained by students and provides some very good examples of... more

A Handy Chart on Traditional Vs Authentic Assessment

October 22, 2014 Today I spent sometime reading this white paper from Educause Learning Initiative entitled "Making the Grade:The Role of Assessment in Authentic Learning". While the paper discusses... more

NASA for Educationp Is A Good Resource of Educational Materials for Teachers and Students

October 22, 2014 NASA Education is a website owned and operated by the popular NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration). It provides teachers, educators and students with a wealth of... more

Top 5 Citation Manager Tools for Academics and Student Researchers

October 22 , 2014 The first thing you want to start thinking of when you start your graduate studies is to find a suitable citation manager to help you organize and store your references. This is... more

Google Released Two New Updates to iPad Google Drive Apps

October 22, 2014 It seems like Google is still in its "update frenzy". During the last couple of months, almost not a week goes by without hearing about a new update to one of Google's services. The... more

Easily Turn Pictures Into 3D Models with This Free iPad App

October 21, 2014 Somebody asked me about a good iPad app to turn pictures into 3D.123D Catch is the one I would recommend. This is a free app that allows you to easily capture pictures and turn them... more

A Good Digital Citizenship Resource and Poster for Teachers

October 21, 2014 This is a quick post to share with you this interesting find I stumbled upon on my Pinterest feeds. This is a website that features some very important materials and resources on... more

New Google Drive Is Officially Released with Some New Features

October 21, 2014 Google has recently released a new updated version of Google Drive with a fresh and lively  look. The new Google Drive is the same as the old one except that it becomes "faster... more

A Simple Visual Guide to Using Google Drive Offline.

October 21, 2014 If you are a heavy Google Drive user like me you would probably love the offline service it provides. This is a feature that, when enabled, allow you to access , create and edit your... more

4 Great Educational Web Tools Are Now Available for iPad

October 20, 2014 Over the last few weeks, a bunch of educational websites have become available for iPad users. I am pretty sure you are all familiar with their web-based versions for I have reviewed... more

Over 300 Free Comic Strip Printables to Enhance Students Writing and Thinking Skills

October 19, 2014 Comic strips are good learning tools to use with students to get them engaged and to motivate them to write. They can also be used for storytelling where students get to narrate a... more

Free Fillable Comic eBooks for Students to Use in Class

October 19, 2014 I have just learned that the popular comic strips creation tool Make Beliefs Comix has released some new free e-Books to help students enhance their creative writing and thinking... more

5 of The Best Android Apps for Creating Visual Concept Maps

October 18, 2014 It seems like a large number of our readers here in EdTech and mLearning are Android fans. Each time we post a list of iPad apps on certain topic, we receive a number of emails from... more

You Can Now Create Your Classroom Website on iPad for Free

October, 2014 Weebly, the popular website creation platform, has now a powerful app that works on iPad. Besides Google Sites, Weebly is one of the best free web tools I have been recommending for... more