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MENTEP Promoting Technology Enhanced Teaching

Mentep is an experimental “tool” that allows teachers to self-assess their digital skills online and thus choose the most appropriate training courses to fill any gaps or weaknesses. 241 more words


Awesome apps for teachers recommended by teachers #1

For teaching students how to present, create and code

More than 250,000 teachers use TED education tools to spark student curiosity and explore presentation literacy skills. 375 more words


Digital Tools to Build Vocabulary: Word Clouds


Type (or copy & paste) in a chunk of text or individual words and Wordle generates a word cloud of the key vocabulary based on word frequency. 141 more words


Direction for Newbie Indie Authors from other Indies

One thing that has changed everything in the Publishing Industry  is the willingness of self-published authors to share with others the ins and out, the experience learned by hands on doing, and the pitfalls to be wary of in publishing. 269 more words

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Digital Tools to Build Vocabulary: Word Walls & Virtual Field Trips


Padlet is an online space to create a collaborative, digital word wall. Getting a leg up on the more traditional word wall, Padlet allows users to create sticky notes that can include text, images, links and videos. 219 more words


Educational Avant-garde

The project is the result of a joint initiative by INDIRE and a group of 22 founding schools. This led to the identification and definition of some innovative and sustainable teaching schemes which allowed the definition of the first 12… 835 more words


Digital Tools to Build Vocabulary: Games and Review

  Flashcard Stash

While flash cards are sometimes poor practice, students can benefit from instant recognition. Fluency, if you will, with a specific set of words. Now, if understanding doesn’t go deeper than instant recognition, students are in trouble. 409 more words