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.

9 Interesting Tips A Parent Can Help With Reading

October 29, 2014 Here is a good visual I came across in my archive featuring 9 ways a parent can help with reading. The ideas are pretty basic and and some are commonsensical but they are really a... more

3 Great Search Engines Designed Specifically for Students

October 29, 2014 Being able to conduct efficient searches using different search engines is one of the essential component of the digital literacy we talked about earlier.Together with this, students... more

Two Handy Web Tools to Develop Students Reading Comprehension Skills

October, 2014 A few weeks ago I posted here in Edtech and Mobile Learning a list of useful web tools to enhance students reading comprehension. Today, I am adding two other tools to the list. Check... more

The 5 Main Fluencies of The 21st Century Learning

October 29, 2014 Today I want to share with you this awesome read I came across in Global Citizen Education. The article is entitled " 21st Century Fluencies" and is basically based on Crockett et... more

Two Excellent iPad Apps to Help Students with Math Homework

October 29, 2014 Here are two excellent iPad apps for providing Math homework help for students. In fact, these apps should be used only after students have tried all their best to solve their math... more

10 Tips for Close Reading Success

October 28, 2014 Reading well requires much more than just decoding textual input, it is rather a process of making meaning of text using a wide range of critical and intellectual skills and drawing... more

A Beautiful Visual on The 4 Ways Technology Is Changing The Ways We Learn

October 28, 2014 No two could argue over the drastic changes technology has brought upon our learning habits. Gradually, we are moving towards a whole new learning culture that lends itself to the... more

Great iPap Apps for Students to Show What They Have Learned

October 28, 2014 Here is a list of some good iPad apps I have compiled over the last weekend. This list is specifically curated to include apps that will enable students to exhibit their learning in... more

Great Resources and Lesson Plans for Teaching Kids about Ebola

October, 2014 Since the time World Health Organization (WHO) declared it an epidemic, Ebola virus has been making the news all over the world. As a deadly virus, Ebola has killed hundreds of people... more

Awesome Poster On Digital Literacy

October 28, 2014 Since the uptake of digital media and the boon in internet technologies, digital literacy becomes at the centre of literacy discussion. Digital literacy is not an aim in and of... more

Top 60 iPad Apps for Teaching STEAM Organized by Grade Level

October 27, 2014 Looking for some good iPad apps to teach STEAM in your classroom? This collection created by We Are Teachers is definitely a must see. It provides about 60 iPad apps categorized... more

Excellent Timeline Printables and Graphic Organizers for Your Class

October 26, 2014 A few days ago, I shared with you here in EdTech and Mlearning a great source of graphic organizers where teachers can access and download printables to use in their class. Today, I... more

Great Tools and Apps for Teacher-Parent Communication

October 26, 2014 Students with parents who are up-to-date on their child(ren)'s lives tend to perform better in school. Fortunately, technology offers a variety of ways that can save teachers time as... more

Helpful Resources for Using iPad in Education

October 25, 2014 Looking for innovative ideas and tips for using iPad in your class? Apple's iPad in Education website is a good place to start with. The website offers a wide range of resources and... more

New- Portfoliogen Allows You to Create and Download Your Portfolios in PDF Format

October, 2014 Portfoliogen is a great web tool  for teachers. It  allows teachers to create their own customized portfolio webpage. This means that you have a user friendly platform... more

A Good Way to Create and Save Mind Maps to Google Drive

October 25, 2014 MindMup is an excellent web tool that allows you to create beautiful mind maps. Mindmup does not require registration and is very simple to use. It is also integrated with Google... more

The Best Dr Seuss Reading Apps for Your Kids

October, 2014 Theodor Seuss Geisel  ( known by his pen names Dr.Seuss and Theo LeSieg  ) was one of the authors who had profusely contributed to the advancement of kid's literature. During... more

PBS Kids Video App Provides Tons of Educational Videos for Your Kids

October 25, 2014 PBS Kids Video is one the best free iPad apps where kids can have access to educational videos and TV shows designed specifically for a young audience.The app provides a safe,... more

A Treasure Trove of Free Printable Graphic Organizers to Use in Class

October, 2014 Here is a good resource of free printable graphic organizers I uncovered today from my bookmarks. This page from the popular website TeacherVision features a plethora of graphic... more

A Great Free Tool for Creating Venn Diagrams

October 24, 2014 Venn Diagram is an excellent free interactive tool  from the popular Read Write Think that students can use to create Venn diagrams that contain two or three overlapping... more