Category Archives: Apps and other tools

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 »

In Bangladesh, a Mobile App Provides a Platform Where Women Can Feel Free to Talk

Women’s participation in economic activities in Bangladesh has increased but their health issues are being neglected. Image by Zakir Hossain Chowdhury. Copyright: Demotix (03/10/2011) When you hear the word Maya Apa , its sound like a human name. But it is not. It is an Android-based mobile application. This […] Through this app any woman can ask any… Read More »

How to evaluate apps and websites for meeting your classroom needs

While it can be exciting that there are so many apps and websites for learning content, it can also be daunting and overwhelming to busy teachers.Fortunately there has been a wave of new websites that help teachers locate apps to meet their curricular needs. Two of them include CommonSenseMedia has […] The connection to the classroom learning goals… Read More »

9 Amazing Augmented Reality Apps for Teaching and Learning

We’re Seeing an Explosion of Free and Low Cost Augmented Reality Tools for Education Augmented reality (AR) has evolved in recent years and its application in classrooms is limitless. Educators don’t need to feel overwhelmed when trying to introduce AR in their classroom because there are many great apps […] Click here to view original web page at… Read More »

24 iPad Apps to Support Bloom’s Taxonomy

Bloom’s Taxonomy, introduced in the 1950s as a system of organizing learning objectives into a pyramid, traditionally has started with creating at the top, followed by evaluating, analyzing, applying, understanding, and remembering. Some educators today are flipping the triangle so that remembering is on top, followed by understanding, applying, […] During an edWeb.net webinar, educational technologist Kathy Schrock presented a… Read More »

Viva Las Vegas! SmartCamp Finals is here!

Mentoring session at SmartCamp Finals inside the MGM Grand Today’s the big day! SmartCamp Finals is here!… Check out the finalists in our Spotlight Series: WakingApp Stelae Technologies Rosie Netshow.me Kinetise Insight Robotics eyeQ Borda Technology blue, Inc. […] Click here to view original web page at ibmsmartcamp.com