Archive for April, 2012

Slader – Homework Answer Site

Thursday, April 5th, 2012

http://www.slader.com/

Connected Learning Network Research

Thursday, April 5th, 2012


http://clrn.dmlhub.net/

This interdisciplinary research network is dedicated to understanding the opportunities and risks for learning afforded by today’s changing media ecology, as well as building new learning environments that support effective learning and educational equity.

What Makes a Viral Video

Thursday, April 5th, 2012

http://www.ted.com/talks/kevin_allocca_why_videos_go_viral.html

Kevin Allocca, YouTube’s trend manager, shares the 4 reasons a video goes viral.

Socrative – Student Response System

Thursday, April 5th, 2012

http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/teacher-clicker-socrative/id477620120?mt=8

Classroom response system that works with any browser. You can download their iOS app at the link above.

InfoGraphics Guide from Kathy Schrock

Thursday, April 5th, 2012

http://www.schrockguide.net/infographics-as-an-assessment.html

iOS App Review Sites

Thursday, April 5th, 2012

http://t.co/fg4L6YR1

Scott McLeod has started crowd sourcing a list of sites that are reviewing iOS apps. Know of a site evaluating apps? Share it in his Google Doc! Or, check out some of the great resources listed in the Doc.

Today’s Meet

Thursday, April 5th, 2012

http://todaysmeet.com

Need a tool that allows you to create a quick online feedback tool for a classroom lesson or during a presentation? Today’s Meet might meet your needs!

FlipSnack

Thursday, April 5th, 2012

http://www.flipsnack.com/

Allows you to create interactive digital ebooks out of regular PDF files.

Generator

Thursday, April 5th, 2012

http://generator.acmi.net.au/storyboard

A great free tool for generating storyboards when planning multimedia projects.

iPiccy

Thursday, April 5th, 2012

http://ipiccy.com/

A “Photoshop” like web based application for editing images and digital painting.

iNaturalist.org

Thursday, April 5th, 2012

http://www.inaturalist.org/

…where you can record what you see in nature, meet other nature lovers, and learn about the natural world.

British Pathe

Thursday, April 5th, 2012

http://www.britishpathe.com/

British Pathe is an archive of video and resources covering the most recent history of Great Britain.