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.

You might also be interested in THE BEST ED TECH RESOURCES OF 2019 – PART TWO, as well as checking out all my edtech resources.

Here are this week’s choices:

Create Your Own Digital Comics Whether You Can Draw or Not is from The NY Times. I’m adding it to The Best Ways To Make Comic Strips Online.

Is online school program backed by Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg the answer for coronavirus closures? is from USA Today.

Saylient looks a video/podcast transcribing service that might have value.

NoteBuddy is a new collaborative note-taking site. I’m adding it to The Best Resources On Effective Note-Taking Strategies – Help Me Find More.

Schools turning to remote learning face a Chromebook and iPad shortage is from Fast Company.

Ofee – Host Online Experiences to Teach and Share is from Richard Byrne.

If you want to do live-streaming and make it look professional, and are willing to pay a few bucks, Stream Yard might be worth a look.

Staffwriter lets you make various interactives.

Here’s a new video from Google. I’m adding it to A Beginning List Of The Best Resources For Learning About Google Classroom:


I’m adding this video to

Maps that bring us closer, even when we’re apart is from Google.