PSTA - Teacher Resources - Grab Bag
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Discovery Education supports teachers in accelerating student achievement, bringing the world of Discovery into classrooms to ignite students' natural curiosity.
Software tool that is a way to easily create Domo animations and slideshows.
Secure Social Learning Network for Teachers and Students-Free Private Microblogging in the Classroom.
The Edublogger has been set up by Edublogs — “the largest education community on the Internet” where you can sign up for a free WordPress-powered blog — and is dedicated to helping educational bloggers with emerging technologies in education, share their own experiences and promote the blogging medium. Its purpose is to share tips, tricks, and ideas and provide help to the educational blogging community.
It is the social network optimized for K-12 learning. Over half a million ePals Global.
Quizlet - The best way to study languages, vocabulary, or almost anything.
Slideshare - Offers users the ability to upload and share publicly or privately PowerPoint presentations, Word documents and Adobe PDF Portfolios.
Tagzedo - Tagxedo turns words -- famous speeches, news articles, slogans and themes, even your love letters -- into a visually stunning word cloud, words individually sized appropriately to highlight the frequencies of occurrence within the body of text.
Twiddla - Twiddla is a free, no-setup, web-based meeting playground. Mark up websites, graphics, and photos, or start brainstorming on a blank canvas.
PBworks - PBworks hosts over 300,000 educational workspaces, and has helped transform teaching and learning for millions of students, parents and teachers.
Photo Peach - Automatically make your own free slide show in seconds. Upload photos, pick music, add captions in the show, and more!
Prezi - Prezi is a cloud-based presentation software that opens up a new world between whiteboards and slides.
Quia - Create your own educational games, quizzes, surveys, and web pages. Search millions of games and quizzes created by educators around the world.
ISSUU --Explore a world of publications by people and publishers alike. Collect, share and publish in a format designed to make your documents look their very best.
Moodle is a Course Management System (CMS), also known as a Learning Management System (LMS) or a Virtual Learning Environment (VLE). It is a FREE web application that educators can use to create effective online learning sites.
This site provides the tools for you to build up an argument or description of an event, person, or historical period by placing items in a virtual box.
PSTA encourages educators to visit http://www.pa3e.ws/ to find a variety of resources associated with the Pennsylvania Environment and Ecology Standards.