Category Archives: cool tools

2017 EdTech Awards Now Open

The EdTech Awards recognizes people in and around education for outstanding contributions in transforming education through technology to enrich the lives of learners everywhere. Featuring edtech’s best and brightest, the annual recognition program shines a spotlight on cool tools, inspiring leaders, and innovative trendsetters. Entries … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Rokenbok ROKduino

Students have been building machines of every description with Rokenbok engineering toys for over two decades, but soon they will be able to program those creations to do whatever they can imagine. The ROKduino Programmable Robotics Set comes with over … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | YSoft be3D eDee

While schools sometimes struggle to keep up, students tend to be far more flexible in adapting to the latest technologies. Savvy administrators who recognize the 3D printers’ potential to change how students learn have begun to adopt fleets of them … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Istation

More than 4 million students on more than 8,600 campuses worldwide use Istation, a computer-adaptive learning program that has academic tracking down to a science. Istation was founded in 1998. The original engineers spent years developing software that has since been proven … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Nearpod

Here’s a unique mobile learning platform designed for the synchronized use of mobile devices in education. With Nearpod, teachers can create content, engage students digitally and assess them in real time. Its mission is to significantly improve the quality and cost of … Continue reading

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