Are you administering running records as part of your reading assessment program for students? Literably might be able to help. Students record themselves using the computer to read a leveled literature selection from the teacher. The computer and then saves their recording and reports results to the teacher for review and diagnosis.
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Evernote Web Clipper for the Chrome. Allows you to save web documents for curating and viewing later in Evernote.
Teaching Channel is a video showcase—on the Internet and TV—of inspiring and effective teaching practices in America’s schools. We have a rapidly growing community of registered members who trade ideas and share inspiration from each other.
A site cataloging a variety of historical and current speeches, including some from the movies.
During the month of October, every AEE member can request a free 12-month license of Adobe Presenter 9 for Windows (expiring in December 2014). Mac users can download the free Adobe Presenter Video Express from the Mac App Store.
A series of math cartoon tutorials to support classroom math instruction.
Gobstopper, a new online tool for Humanities teachers, revolutionizes how we give reading assignments and how students complete them. Gobstopper is an e-reading platform for schools that allows educators to put the questions and quizzes they would normally place in worksheets directly into the text. Teachers can make a quiz pop up at the end of the chapter that is automatically graded by Gobstopper. They can even embed videos of themselves explaining difficult concepts at exactly the moment a student encounters the difficult passage in their reading.
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