Category Archives: cool tools

Trends | 8 Mobile Learning Essentials

Mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets are ubiquitous in the business world, but what about their potential in the classroom? Across the globe, students from elementary school through high school are increasingly engaging with advanced wireless devices to collaborate … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Sparkup Magical Book Reader

The Sparkup Magical Book Reader enables parents, relatives and friends to create personalized audio recordings of any illustrated children’s book, so that the children in their lives can listen, read along and feel connected even when apart. This helps kids … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | eduCanon 

Here’s an online learning environment to create and share interactive video lessons. Teachers begin with any YouTube, Vimeo, or TeacherTube video content (screencasts, Khan Academy, Minute Physics, TED, NOVA, etc.) and transform what is traditionally passive content into an active experience for students. … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Book&Table  

This is a web platform that enables great educators to run a professional test prep or academic tutoring business through innovative technology and community partnerships. Using the platform, educators help students learn through personalized courses and one-on-one tutoring. The mission is to bring students together … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | High School Test Prep Courses from Odysseyware

Is there anything that could sound less appealing to a high school student than studying for an equivalency test or the ACT? It conjures up images of poring over boring textbooks and reviewing flashcards late into the night. Thankfully, Odysseyware’s … Continue reading

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