Eight 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, including some Web 2.0 apps.
Here are this week’s choices:
Tangi Quick Videos is an app where users can create short video tutorials. I’m adding it to THE BEST TOOLS FOR STUDENTS TO CREATE TUTORIALS ONLINE.
Pobll is a new online survey tool that might be worth checking out, though I’m not ready to add it to The Best Sites For Creating Online Polls & Surveys.
Flowcv is yet another online tool for creating resumes. I’m adding it to The Best Places For Students To Write Their Resumes.
Tailor-Ed is a math tool where teachers can create virtual classrooms. I’m adding it to The Best MATH Sites That Students Can Use Independently And Let Teachers Check On Progress.
The Best Edtech for Students Is Backed by Research. Here’s What to Look For. is from EdSurge. I’m adding it to The Best Advice On Using Education Technology.
More students are learning on laptops and tablets in class. Some parents want to hit the off switch. is from The Washington Post.
Keybr looks like a good tool for learning how to type. I’m adding it to The Best Sites Where Students Can Learn Typing/Keyboarding.
Here’s a video from NPR for help in creating podcasts. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Teacher & Student Podcasting:
I’m adding this next video to THE BEST SITES WHERE STUDENTS CAN PARTICIPATE IN CITIZEN SCIENCE PROJECTS: