Tagged: technology

Web Tools for Teachers 0

Web Tools for Teachers

Six web tools for teachers. This includes helpful writing and vocabulary tools for designing lessons using on line material and websites. You can get more details from Nick Peachey blog. Wordnik Connecting people with...

Personal Learning Network 0

Personal Learning Network

How to grow your personal learning network? If you don’t know it yet, Nick Peachey’s succinct posts are a pleasure to read. In this post, he describes how you can grow your Personal Learning...

Creating interactive posters with glogster 1

Creating interactive posters with glogster

Glogster Glogster is a website that provides the possibility for students to create interactive posters called glogs. Before using gogster, you have to register. The site offers a premium or a free registration. What...

Should teachers embrace new technology? 0

Should teachers embrace new technology?

It all started with a rant A recent rant by Karenne about a tweet by @billgx about distance learning, made me think a little bit about the usefulness of using technology and the extent...

Repairing WordPress database crush! 1

Repairing WordPress database crush!

This week I wanted to edit a post. When I clicked on the update button, …. A problem: all the posts and pages and comments were gone.  Just like that. I went into the...

Blogging in Plain English 0

Blogging in Plain English

Blogginig What are blogs? What does blogging mean? What are the advantages of blogging? WordPress.com define blogs as follows: “Blog” is an abbreviated version of “weblog,” which is a term used to describe web...

Social Media in Plain English 1

Social Media in Plain English

Social Media Andreas Kaplan and Michael Haenlein define social media as: “a group of Internet-based applications that build on the ideological and technological foundations of Web 2.0, and that allow the creation and exchange...

Best teaching blog posts 0

Best teaching blog posts

I’d like to share with readers the  posts I’ve read recently. They all carry insightful thoughts and creative ideas that I hope will be of great interest to teachers and educators. Would da Vinci...

Free Tutorials on Various Softwares 0

Free Tutorials on Various Softwares

Free Tutorials MSMformation is an interesting website that offers free video tutorials in French on different softwares. Macromedia, Dreamweaver Macromedia, Fireworks Macromedia, Flash MX Adobe, Photoshop Adobe, Illustrator Microsoft, Excel Microsoft, Word Microsoft, Outlook...

A Vision of A K-12 Student 0

A Vision of A K-12 Student

The future of our students This is a vision of a K-12 student: How technology will be more and more a part and parcel of 21st century children What sort of education they will...