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.
You might also be interested in THE BEST ED TECH RESOURCES OF 2021 – PART ONE, as well as checking out all my edtech resources.
Here are this week’s choices:
Spinndle looks interesting, though I’m not quite sure exactly what it does or how to describe it.
After more than 80 hours of research and testing, @Wirecutter thinks Mixbook is the best way to make a photo book to commemorate an event or experience. https://t.co/jge6ONrEh1
— The New York Times (@nytimes) December 22, 2022
💻📙A digital escape room brings literacy alive for our learners, a win win for teachers and students alike. #Edutopia explains how to make an escape room.https://t.co/eTLwNHZWIc
— TeachingEnglish (@TeachingEnglish) December 21, 2022
Email unsubscribe tools promise to eliminate unwanted emails, but @Wirecutter‘s testing showed they rarely deliver. You’re better off making inbox rules yourself. https://t.co/lwgPmiBBa5
— The New York Times (@nytimes) December 20, 2022
What’s In, What’s Out for Education Technology is from Ed Week.
I’m adding this next tweet to The Best Resources For Understanding “Personalized Learning”:
Personalized learning predates edtech by decades. The concept centers children’s innate drive to construct meaning from their world. @DrSusanLinn @thenewpress https://t.co/QYRDcRpKQy
— MindShift (@MindShiftKQED) December 16, 2022
Vista Create is sort of a Canva “lite.”
Chat BCG lets you type in a topic, and then uses Artificial Intelligence to come up with a not-too-bad slide presentation on it. I’m adding it to The Best Tools That “Automatically” Create Presentations.