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Here Is A Good Tool to Help Students Discover Similar 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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Another Great Tool to Engage Students in Creative Writing and Reading Activities

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 [...]

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A Handy Tool to Help Students Create Their Own Virtual Museum Exhibitions

Classtools.net, one of our trusted resources of EdTech tools, offers this handy tool  called 3D Gallery that enables you to create your personalized virtual museum exhibitions. This can be an... ....read more [...]

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Here Is One of The Best Tools for Creating Mind Maps on Google Drive

MindMeister is one of our favourite tools for creating mind maps on Google Drive. It provides users with an intuitive brainstorming platform where they can discuss projects, sketch out plans, and... ....read more [...]

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5 Good Educational Apps Free Today- Grab Them

In this week's apps gone free series we are sharing with you  5 good apps that are on sale today and only for a limited period of time. Some of the things you can do with these apps include:... ....read more [...]

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Two Powerful Team Collaboration Tools Teachers Should Try in 2021

For most of us in education, when we talk about team collaboration tools our minds go to Microsoft Teams, Google Meet, Zoom, Slack, etc. While these are definitely great platforms with huge... ....read more [...]

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New- Chrome Now Offers A Free QR Code Generator

Over the last few days I kept getting notifications to update my Chrome browser but I kept postponing till I get to sort out  the hundreds (yes literally hundreds) of tabs opened. However, after... ....read more [...]

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Here Is A Good Resource of Free Public Domain Audiobooks

I am one of the huge fans of Audible. I use its mobile app almost on a daily basis to listen to audiobooks while on the go. As you probably know Audible is a subscription based service. You pay a... ....read more [...]

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A New Tool to Provide Real-time Feedback for Video and Audio Files

Final is a new web tool that facilitates collaboration on video and audio files. It allows you and your collaborators to exchange feedback on your video and audio files. The way Final works is... ....read more [...]

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Free Google Slides and PowerPoint Templates for Teachers and Educators

Slidesgo offers a wide variety of free Google Slides and PowerPoint templates to use in your presentations. It also allows you to customize these templates the way you want. I spent sometime sifting... ....read more [...]

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Tons of Awesome Icons to Insert in Your Google Docs, Slides, and Forms

Flaticon's extension ' Icons for Slides and Docs' provides access to a treasure trove of visually appealing icons to integrate in your Google Slides, Google Docs, Google Forms, and Google Sheets.... ....read more [...]

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4 Key  Activities Every Teacher Should Be Able to Do on Google Meet

Google Meet has proved to be a an effective video conferencing tool particularly during this pandemic period with more and more educators and teachers using it in their distance education. Google... ....read more [...]

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A Good Resource Featuring Tons of Pre-made Lessons to Use in Your (online) Teaching

Edulastic is a platform that provides access to a wide variety of formative assessment tools to try out with your students. The way it works is simple and easy: open your teacher account and start... ....read more [...]

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Here Is A Great Digital Portfolio Tool for Students

Bulb is an excellent digital portfolio platform I discovered through Cult of Pedagogy. Students can design their own portfolios using pre-made templates and share their finished product with their... ....read more [...]

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3 Good Add-ons to Generate PDFs from Google Forms

In today's post we are sharing with you 3 good Google Forms add-ons to use to generate PDFs from your forms. The add-ons are simple and easy to use and some of them provide extra functionalities that... ....read more [...]

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A New Google Search Feature to Help You Access Reliable Search Results

Google announced today the gradual release of a new search feature which will help users get more reliable results. Search results in Google will now start showing an icon which when you click on it... ....read more [...]

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3 Excellent Free Science Podcasts for Kids

When it comes to on-the-go learning or mobile learning podcasts are a key player. They enable users to access a wealth of knowledge that can be consumed virtually anywhere, and anytime. For us in... ....read more [...]

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These Are The Apps That Are Free Today

This week's series of apps gone free brings you four interesting apps that are free today and only for a limited period of time.  Free at least in the Canadian and American App Stores. Some of... ....read more [...]

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A New Apple Extension Called iCloud Passwords for Chrome Users

Apple has just released a new Chrome extension called iCloud Passwords to help you manage your saved passwords across various browsers and devices. More specifically, iCloud Passwords allows you to... ....read more [...]

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Audible Offers This Amazing Collection of Free Stories for Students

Due to school closures in several places across the world, Audible offers a free service called Stories to help kids and young learners keep their passion for reading ignited.... ....read more [...]

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Two of The Best Apps to Borrow Free eBooks from Public Libraries

With the closures of local libraries due to the current pandemic, book lovers experience what Concepción de León called 'literary withdrawal'. However, this does not have to be a crippling condition... ....read more [...]

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Tons of Educational Resources To Teach Students about The Current Pandemic

Today's post features another interesting resource packed full of educational resources to use in your instruction. Facing History is a platform that offers a wide variety of pedagogic materials to... ....read more [...]

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4 Key Online Safety Tips for Students and Teachers

Below is an infographic we created based on content from Google's Be Internet Awesome and more specifically from the section titled Be Internet Alert. All we did was that we took that content and... ....read more [...]

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Here Is An Excellent Resume Builder Tool for Students

CV2you is an online resume builder I discovered through Christina Yeh. I have been experimenting with it for awhile now and found it really interesting. CV2you allows you to create visually appealing... ....read more [...]