In yet another attempt to get at the enormous backlog I have of sites worth , I’ve recently begin a regular feature called “The Week In Web 2.0.” (you might also be interested in The Best Web 2.0 Applications For Education In 2013):
Quizlet for learners: a step-by-step guide is by Lizzie Pinnard, and is excellent. Quizlet is on The Best Tools To Make Online Flashcards list, so I’m adding this link there.
Teacher Training Videos has an excellent video tutorial on using Google Docs/Google Drive.
I recently posted Getty Images Has Just Become The Number One Source For Images In Social Media — Choose From 40 MILLION! Here’s a useful piece in The Atlantic giving more information about it: Why Getty Going Free Is Such a Big Deal, Explained in Getty Images.
Common Core, Book Trailers, and Three Good Tools for Creating Them is a helpful post from Richard Byrne that shares several web tools. Though it’s obviously Richard’s post, and not mine, I’m going to add it to the section of My Best Posts On Books: Why They’re Important & How To Help Students Select, Read, Write & Discuss Them where I have several other book trailer-related posts.
Tumblr Now Lets You Dial A Toll-Free Number To Post Audio To Your Blog is a TechCrunch post. I’m adding it to The Best Sites For Students To Record Audio By Phone.