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.

Connected Classrooms Provides Wonderful Virtual Field Trips for Your Students

September 18, 2014 Connected Classrooms is a fantastic program that makes use of Google Plus Hangouts to provide virtual field trips to teachers and students. Using the Hangout On Air, students will... more

3 Useful Resources for Science Activities and Lesson Plans

September 18, 2014 Today's post features two practical resources for science teachers. These are websites that  provide a wide variety of science activities and presentations that you can try... more

Excellent Free Podcasts for Teachers and Educators

September, 2014 Yesterday after I finished reading the wonderful book"The Power of Habits" I went ahead to YouTube and did a quick search on its author Charles Duhigg. I stumbled upon this interview... more

4 Great Visual Organizers for Teachers

September 16, 2014 Today I am sharing with you 4 of my favourite visual organizers. These are web-based  tools that you can use to visually organize digital content. I know there are several... more

The Best iPad Apps to Use with SAMR Model

September 16, 2014 SAMR model is a conceptual framework developed by  Dr. Ruben Puentedura to help you better integrate technology in your instruction. SAMR stands for Substitution,... more

Interesting Visual Featuring 27 Ways to Be An Effective Teacher

September 17, 2014 Here is a very good infographic I usually come back to when asked about tips for new teachers. In fact , these are also good refreshers for experienced teachers. Regardless of... more

Three Good iPad Apps for Creating Picture Books

September 16, 2014 Creating picture books is a great way for students to exercise their writing skill. Students are more likely to get seriously engaged in the writing task when they know that their... more

5 Useful iPad Story Starter Apps for Your Students

September 16, 2014 Here is a list of some excellent iPad apps that you can use with students to get them into  'the creative writing mode'. Some of these apps provide story starters that... more

A Great Checklist for Developing A 1:1 Program

September 16, 2014 Here is a wonderful resource for schools planning to use 1:1 programs. This is  1-to-1 Essentials Program which is created by Common Sense Media and comprises some great... more

Tons of Free public Domain Materials to Use in Class

September 16, 2014 Public Domain Review, as its name indicate, is a website that provides users with access to a plethora of public domain materials ideal for classroom use. These materials include... more

Two Great Places to Buy Posters for Your Class

September 15, 2014 One of the repeated emails I keep getting almost on a daily basis is about how to buy visuals and infographics I share here in EdTech and mLearning. Actually, there are two kinds... more

New Google Docs Cheat Sheet to Use in Class

September 15, 2014 Here is a new Google Docs cheat sheet that is ideal for classroom use. This free downloadable document is created by the awesome Shake Up Learning . If you still remember, I have... more

30+ Features of The 21st Century Classroom

September 14, 2014 Now that the new school year started and that students are back to their 'formal' learning mode and everything seems to be unfolding as planned, it is time to pause and think... more

Here is A Good Teaching Resource for History Teachers

September, 2014 Teaching History is an excellent resource for history teachers. It provides them with a wide variety of materials and resources to improve history education in the classroom. Teaching... more

Free Facebook Templates to Use in Class

September 13, 2014 Here is a neat tool that you can use with your students in class to teach a variety of topics. This tool is called Fakebook which is a web application created by Russel Tarr that... more

New- You Can Now Make Free Voice Calls in Google Plus Hangouts

September 12, 2014 Google has recently added a new feature to Hangouts on Google Plus. With this new update, the Hangout app on iOS, Android, and the web will enable you to make voice calls to anyone... more

6 Good Classroom Posters on Digital Citizenhsip

September, 2014 This is a short telegraphic post to share with you this new digital citizenship resource I learned from TechChef4U. Venspired ( a wonderful platform that provides educational posters)... more

5 Great TED Talks on The Importance of Listening

September 12, 2014 Listening is an important skill that, unfortunately, is not given its due worth in school curricula. Listening is the key to understanding, a better understanding. It is a way of... more

3 Easy Ways to Integrate iPad into Your Google Classroom

September 11, 2014 Now that the Google Classroom is officially released to all Google Apps for Education accounts, those of you using iPad in their instruction would probably be wondering about... more

11 Great YouTube Channels for Teachers

September 11, 2014 YouTube is undoubtedly one of the most popular video hosting platforms in history. The stats released by its administration a few months ago are just mind blowing. With more than 1... more