Category Archives: Apps and other tools

How can Khan Academy be used for remote learning during school closures?

Hello parents and teachers, With concerns growing over the coronavirus (COVID-19), we know many of you are making plans to keep learning going should your school need to close. With concerns growing over the coronavirus (COVID-19), we know many of you are making plans to keep learning going should your school need to close. As parents and teachers… Read More »

Top 200 Tools for Learning 2019

The Top Tools for Learning 2019 list was compiled by Jane Hart from the results of the 13th Annual Learning Tools Survey, and released on 18 September 2019. Below you will find a table listing the top 200 tools as well as their ranking on 3 sub-lists: Top Tools […] Click here to view original web page at… Read More »

Mindfulness Doesn’t Have to Be Whitewashed and Goal-Oriented

by Ankita Rao In the nebulous world that is American spirituality, it can be hard to trace a practice back to its origin. So many traditions and rituals—yoga, Sufism, Kabbalah—have made loop-de-loops across the world, morphing and twisting along the way before eventually landing in the digital folds […] … The apps, on the surface, are all seamless… Read More »

Teaching Technology Toolkit

This toolkit was designed by Nalini Pather, Lila Azouz, Gary Velan and Richard Vickery, and funded by a UNSW Teaching Grant Click here to view original web page at teachingtools.med.unsw.edu.au

9 Essential Digital Skills for 21st Century Teachers

As we have pointed elsewhere , ‘ in a digitally focused world, education is getting more and more digitized pushing us, teachers and educators, to re-conceptualize what it really means to be a teacher in the 21st century. Whether you are a technological determinist or a digital instrumentalist, technology […] Click here to view original web page at… Read More »

The Course Resource Appraisal Modeller (CRAM)

The Course Resource Appraisal Modeller (CRAM) The CRAM tool enables you to model the teaching costs and learning benefits of any type of course, whether classroom-based, wholly online, or blended. It may be any length, and may run in any education or training sector. The tool is Java-based and […] Click here to view original web page at… Read More »

Teno App – Changing The Way Schools In India Communicate With Parents

Mrs. Savarkar from Mumbai has never been more involved in her daughter Meera’s school activities ever before. Advertisement Likewise, Mrs. Agarwal from Gurgaon parent of Kirti Agarwal from Starex International School and Mrs. Murthy from Bangalore, parent of Lathika Murthy studying in an elite Bangalore school have gone out […] There is one thing common between the schools… Read More »

Why elearning can be the future of education: 15 effective EdTech tools for students

Find out how effective elearning can be for the current education system and learn about 15 helpful online tools to use for productive learning process. When you imagine a classroom, what do you see? It’s likely that you conjure up an image of students sitting in desks, looking at […] They can be accessed through corresponding mobile apps.… Read More »

How Apple wants to transform medical research with the iPhone

Image: Apple Researchers have been putting up fliers around college campuses and city centers to get people to participate in medical studies for decades. But the methods for obtaining this type of quantitative data has always been a challenge and has been largely unchanged. But now Apple is involved. As a part of a major effort to help… Read More »

Writer Duet – screenwriting software

Writer Duet is a user-friendly scriptwriting software. It helps you write and share screens with one, two, or many different people at once. It’s main feature is that two or more screenwriters can log in to Writer Duet, for free, and edit the same exact script on the screen, in real-time. This webapp is not just a collaboration suite but a pretty nice… Read More »