Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Five-Minute Film Festival: Twitter in Education | Edutopia

Five-Minute Film Festival: Twitter in Education | Edutopia
I think it's fair to say that Twitter can no longer be dismissed as a trivial passing fad. Though I had dabbled with a personal account, my entire opinion changed when I started my @VideoAmy account and dove in to the conversations educators were engaged in. While some people certainly do tweet about what they're having for breakfast, teachers, administrators, and educational organizations use Twitter in a whole different way -- making smart use of those 140 characters to share resources, wisdom, and inspiration......

How to Build your Students Digital Self

How to Build your Students Digital Self

Below is a fabulous presentation from our colleague Susan Oxnevad . I really find it very interesting and worth sharing with you. As a teacher you will  get to discover some of the activities you can use to help your students learn about the safe use of internet. It also provides a wide range of interactive web tools to enhance your students overall learning. You will also learn how to enable your students express themselves through technology and how to save information using digital portfolios.

Google Sites Liberation

google-sites-liberation - Import / Export of Google Sites Data - Google Project Hosting
This is an import/export tool for Google Sites. Using HTML Microformats it generates an XHTML version of Sites content suitable for offline browsing and simple HTTP hosting, which is also able to be losslessly imported back into sites.

Tuesday, November 27, 2012

4 Presentation Tools Worth Trying

4 Presentation Tools Worth Trying
The web is teeming with web tools that teachers can use to create visually attractive slideshows and presentations. Educational Technology and Mobile Learning has previously published the popular Top Presentation Tools for Teachers, but since the posting of this article several other web tools have seen the light and this is why we deem it important to release an update or better call it addition to this list.

Saturday, November 17, 2012

BlueGriffon - Web (html) editor

BlueGriffon, The next-generation Web Editor based on the rendering engine of Firefox

BlueGriffon is a new WYSIWYG content editor for the World Wide Web. Powered by Gecko, the rendering engine of Firefox, it's a modern and robust solution to edit Web pages in conformance to the latest Web Standards.

Sunday, November 04, 2012

Zentation presentation software - Webinar software
Zentation combines video and slides to create online presentations that best simulate the live experience. Easily create high-end webinars, webcasts, elearning, training and virtual events.

Supercharge your presentations

Knovio | Online Video Presentations Made Easy | PowerPoint + Webcam
Create: bring “flat” PowerPoint® slides to life with your webcam, microphone

Edit: make changes, without the need for video editing software or skills

Share: publish instantly to private spaces or your social networks