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Create Lessons Using TED or YouTube Videos

Hopefully you are familiar with TED.com. If not, here’s a description from their site:

TED is a platform for ideas worth spreading. Started in 1984 as a conference where technology, entertainment and design converged, TED today shares ideas from a broad spectrum — from science to business to global issues — in more than 100 languages.

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Adobe Voice: What's Your Story?

Adobe Voice is an amazing app for storytelling. Students can use Adobe Voice to create stunning animated videos right on their iPads. Imagine combining your own voice with photos and graphics of your choosing to tell a compelling story or to document a historical event. 22 more words

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URL Too Long?

There are times when you create a web link to share with others that’s just too long to write or remember. While in most cases you can simply copy and paste a long url into an address bar, there are times when you may need to have people type it manually. 12 more words

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Clutter Free Youtube Videos

If you want to share a video without all the adds and clutter, use ViewPure. It will isolate the video and allow you to focus on the video and avoid the crazy ads and other clutter.

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The Conference Experience - Day One

Today marks the first day of four at the National Council on Public History (NCPH) Annual Meeting. The meeting, held this year in Nashville, TN, is my first experience with a large-scale professional conference. 938 more words

Public History

Imvoto - student response system - using mobile devices to assess learning

Imvoto is another very useful system enabling immediate assessment of learning to enable teachers to quickly intervene where required to help students progress, tackle misconceptions and move learning on. 124 more words

IPads In Education

Edynco - Interactive Learning Maps

I’ve recently come across Edynco which I’m hoping to try out over the next couple of weeks. I think this could have really good potential for helping students with revision and linking concepts and key ideas to support recall. 33 more words

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