Nine 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 2020 – PART ONE, as well as checking out all my edtech resources.
Here are this week’s choices:
Apple will debut a Translate app in iOS 14 is from EnGadget. It will be interesting to see how it compares to Google Translate. I’m adding it to THE BEST SITES FOR LEARNING ABOUT GOOGLE TRANSLATE & OTHER FORMS OF MACHINE TRANSLATION.
The Complete Guide To Student Digital Portfolios is from Edublogs. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Developing Student Portfolios
‘Climate Change Is Racial Injustice’: Students Speak Their Truth In Winning Podcast is from NPR. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Teacher & Student Podcasting.
Bringing fact check information to Google Images is a new feature from Google. I’m adding it to The Best Tools & Lessons For Teaching Information Literacy – Help Me Find More.
Google’s grammar suggestions in Docs are now available in Spanish is from TechCrunch. I’m adding it to The Best Sites For Learning Spanish Online.
Automask lets you hid the identify of people in photos. I’m adding it to The Best Teacher Resources For Online Student Safety & Legal Issues.
Voice Drop is a web extension for leaving voice comments.
Build Bubbles is a new podcast generator.
Khan Academy plunged into classrooms, then classrooms went online is from The Hechinger Report. I’m adding it to The Best Posts About The Khan Academy.