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EdTech Tools for Inclusive Classrooms

One of the key strengths of learning technologies and more specifically assistive technologies is that they help students with disabilities tap into their full potential and provide inclusive... ....read more [...]

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Here Is How to Easily Generate Citations and Bibliographies Using Google Docs

Google Docs has a cool feature called Citations which allows you to easily add citations and generate bibliographies for your documents. Students can use Docs citation to add in-text references in... ....read more [...]

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Immersive Reader- Microsoft's Tool for Students with Vision Problems

Immersive Reader is an excellent learning tool from Microsoft that helps students of all ages and skills develop their reading. Immersive Reader provides a wide variety of features to enhance... ....read more [...]

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Easier Grading with This Google Docs Feature

Google Docs has this excellent feature called 'Compare Document' which allows users to compare documents with a single click. As a teacher, you can use this feature to "to compare essays and track... ....read more [...]

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OneTab- Declutter Your Chrome Tabs and Enhance Your Productivity

If you are a tab collector like me and like to have several tabs open simultaneously on your Chrome this little hack will definitely be of great help. I used to (and still do) rely on the services of... ....read more [...]

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Two Helpful Apps to Enhance Kids Reading Skills

In this post we are sharing with you two good Google apps to help your kids develop their reading skills. As we all know, reading is a fundamental literacy skill whose mastery determines, to a larger... ....read more [...]

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Basic Online Search Tips for Students

Be Internet Awesome is an excellent educational resource from Google that helps students and young learners become Internet savvy. Recently, Be Internet Awesome shared this interesting resource... ....read more [...]

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Help Students Create  Books Using These Templates

The popular Book Creator app has recently introduced a new interesting feature called templates to help teachers and students design professional looking books in few easy steps. There are now two... ....read more [...]

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Random Group Generator- An Easy Way to Create Groups in Your Class

Group work is an essential part of the learning process. Through distributed efforts students get to develop the social skills of empathy, collaboration, and co-ordiation. Technology has made it even... ....read more [...]

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Blooklet- Enhance Classroom Engagement Using Games

Blooklet is a platform that gamifies education and helps students make the best of their learning in fun and engaging ways. Blooklet draws on the learning principles of games (e.g the systems of... ....read more [...]

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Mote- A New Way to Add Audio Feedback to Docs, Slides, Sheets, and Google Classroom

Mote is an excellent Chrome extension I discovered through Richard Byrne  which you can use to create and share voice notes. Mote is integrated into Google Drive allowing you to easily record... ....read more [...]

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Tiimo- A Good Visual Planner for Learners with ADHD

Tiimo is a good iOS and Android visual daily planning app that helps you organize your life and enhance your productivity. Drawing on the communicative strength of the visual component, Tiimo enables... ....read more [...]

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A Library of Free Visual Illustrations to Use in Your Instruction

Undraw is another excellent platform we are adding to our list of visual illustration resources. Educators, teachers, and students can use it to access and download a wide variety of free visual... ....read more [...]

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Here Is A Good Reading Tool for Students with Dyslexia

Chrome browser has a hidden reader mode feature accessible through Chrome://flags. Peter Horner has this informative video explaining how to enable this feature on your Chrome. However, since... ....read more [...]

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Miro- A  Collaborative Whiteboard for Remote Team Work

Miro is an excellent whiteboard platform to boost your collaborative team work. You can use it to host online meetings, run collective brainstorming sessions, and organize remote workshops. Miro's... ....read more [...]

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Chromebook Video Editing Tools for Teachers and Students

In our last post about Chromebooks we reviewed tools and apps that students and teachers can use on their Chrombook to engage in creative activities involving sketching and drawing. Today, we are... ....read more [...]

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Omoguru: A Good App for Readers with Dyslexia

Omoguru is an excellent reading app for students with dyslexia. It offers a wide variety of tools 'designed to make the text more readable'. Some of these features include: tools to adjust text... ....read more [...]

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Apps for Drawing and Sketching on Chromebooks

Below is a collection of good applications students can use on Chromebooks to engage in creative tasks involving drawing, sketching, and painting. The applications are simple and easy to use. They... ....read more [...]

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Important Chromebook Shortcuts for Teachers and Students

Chrombooks are versatile tools with huge educational potential. Instead of software programs found on regular computers, Chromebooks make use of web apps providing users with much more flexibility... ....read more [...]

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Make Sure You Try This Tip before You Join Google Meet Video Calls

Google Meet is getting more and more traction within the education community. Several teachers and educators from all over the world are using it to connect, collaborate, instruct, organize and... ....read more [...]

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Chordify- Learning Music Made Easy

Chordify is an excellent music education tool that allows users to learn to play songs on different instruments. As its name indicates, Chordify provides the chords of any song you want to play. The... ....read more [...]

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Digital Handwriting- Three Good Apps for Teachers and Students

Below are some of great apps to help you make the best of your digital handwriting experience. Using a pen or pencil you will be able to handwrite notes on your iPad with almost the same accuracy and... ....read more [...]

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A Great Tool to Help Students Discover New Websites

Similar Sites is a a web tool and Chrome extension that you and your students can use to find online resources similar to the one you are presently browsing. With a single click Similar Sites... ....read more [...]

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Cube Creator- A Tool to Boost Your Students Literacy Learning

Cube Creator is an excellent web tool from ReadWriteThink to use with students in class. It can be used in a variety of educational and literacy based activities including as  a pre-writing... ....read more [...]