Tag Archives: free tech for teachers

Get your Omm on!

There are a lot of no frills word processors out there, but I love to think back to my Brother Word Processor days when all I saw were the words on the screen. No menus, no icons, no rulers, no … Continue reading

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Educational iPhone Apps – February (Late edition)

Hey folks! Well, it’s about five days too late, but I can’t let it go. I need to get this done! So I’m currently on a week long school trip (which is awesome by the way) and the place I’m … Continue reading

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Blogger-How to set up your class blog – THE VIDEO!

Yet another video that will help you get your class blog off the ground. This video will show you exactly how easy it is to set up your blog with blogger.com. Just follow these quick steps and your class blog … Continue reading

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Blogger – How to set up your class blog

Setting up your class blog with blogger.com is a breeze. There is potentially one thing that could cause problems, but I will get to that after the break. Blogger is the second most popular blog platform in the world (after … Continue reading

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WordPress – How to set up your class blog

OK folks, as promised here is the guide to how to set up your class blog. I won’t be hitting all the ins and outs of WordPress.com, just the basics on how to create a blog, add your students, and … Continue reading

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Blogs AWAY!

Blogs are great ways for students to express themselves, share their ideas easily with the class, and students can do it anywhere at anytime (provided they have an Internet connection). On top of that, it is a great way to … Continue reading

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Google Docs – Presentation – A real trainwreck

*UPDATE* I did follow up and try Zoho and Prezi the next time. Read what happened (it was good by the way) here. Google Docs offers something that Microsoft PowerPoint, OpenOffice, LibreOffice, and iWorks cannot–real time collaboration. I recently just … Continue reading

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Edmodo-Just in time for the Holidays

I love the New Years. It is a great time for goodwill and regardless of religion, race, or financial means, many people smile this day. It is also a tradition to get rid of the old and in with the … Continue reading

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Educational iPhone Apps – December

Just in time for the new year, a new list of educational iPhone apps that you can use in your classroom. Some of them leave a little to be desired, but there are more than a few winners here. So … Continue reading

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Zoho Challenge: The picture says it all

Last week I wrote a review about Zoho writer and it’s many, many features. While exploring the whole Zoho suite I came across Zoho challenge. What is it? Well, it is a very effective, free test maker online. In other … Continue reading

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