Four years ago, in another somewhat futile attempt to reduce the backlog of resources I want to share, I began this occasional “Ed Tech Digest” post where I share three or four links I think are particularly useful and related to…ed tech.
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Here are this week’s picks:
France grapples with whether to ban cellphones in schools is from NBC News. I’m adding it to The Best Posts On Student Cellphone Use In Class — Please Contribute More. The article covers a lot of ground.
Typeform is a simple survey tool. It’s limited to 100 responses per month for the free plan, so I’m not adding it to The Best Sites For Creating Online Polls & Surveys. But it does look easy to use.
Cikumas lets teachers create virtual classrooms for free and post lessons for students. I’m adding it to The Best Sites Where Students Can Work Independently & Let Teachers Check On Progress.
kiddZtube Academy lets teachers adapt YouTube video, add questions to them, and create student assignments. They are limited now to pre-school students, but will be expanding soon to grades one-to-five. It’s free. Here’s a video about them:
I’m adding it to the same list, as well as to A Potpourri Of The Best & Most Useful Video Sites.
BLOGGING FOR COMPLETE BEGINNERS: GETTING STARTED WITH EDUBLOGS is from Edublogs. I’m adding it to The Best Sources For Advice On Student Blogging.