Ten 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:
Some big ed tech acquisitions this week: Kahoot bought one of my favorite online tools, Whiteboard.fi, and Nearpod was purchased by Renaissance Learning, which also owns of my least favorite educational tools, Accelerated Reader (see A Beginning List Of The Best Posts & Articles On Accelerated Reader).
Type Studio provides translations for videos.
Group Room is yet another video conferencing tool.
If you, like us, are going back to the classroom in a hybrid situation, here is some equipment you might want to get:
I found this one: https://t.co/5Zx3i713rD
— Sarah Blattner (@techbabble88) February 24, 2021
Spiral is free, and looks interesting:
Introducing add-ons in #GoogleClassroom. With this new feature, students and educators can access their favorite #edtech tools and content, all in one place, without ever leaving Classroom. https://t.co/tyhVRnC8vt #LearningWithGoogle pic.twitter.com/DkoZakraYR
— Google for Education (@GoogleForEdu) February 19, 2021