Featured Sites: Week of Oct 15, 2017

 

TeachersFirst's Twitter for Teachers Resources - TeachersFirst
Grades
K to 12
Learn the basics about Twitter, the popular microblogging tool, and how it can help you with personalized, immediate professional development and collaboration with other teachers in...
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Google Hangout - Google
Grades
K to 12
Create a group video chat with anyone, anywhere! (A Google membership is required.) Choose Google members from your own contact list or invite others. See who is currently talking in...
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Learning Front - Learning Front
Grades
K to 12
Learning Front is a free online community of tools for social, professional learning. Tools for professional development aim to improve teaching and learning in the 21st century online...
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Twubs - Twubs, Inc.
Grades
9 to 12
Looking for an easy way to follow hashtags or conversations on Twitter? Use this tool for more useful hashtags that pull tweets, videos, images, and more in a convenient place ...
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TPS Teachers Network - Metropolitan State University of Denver
Grades
K to 12
TPS Teachers Network is a social networking site for social studies and history teachers. The Library of Congress funded this as part of their Teaching With Primary Sources Program....
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tchat - Congo Labs
Grades
6 to 12
Focus on the Twitter chats you want to follow easily and in real-time with tchat. Sign up for tchat through your Twitter account. Input the hashtag you wish to follow ...
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The Guide to Pinterest for Educators - USC Rossier/Leah Anne Levy
Grades
K to 12
The Guide to Pinterest for Educators is an excellent resource for teachers and administrators with tips and information for managing Pinterest as a powerful learning tool. Divided into...
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Microsoft Educator Community - Microsoft
Grades
K to 12
Welcome to the Microsoft Educator Community! This extensive network of educators is the place to find lessons, collaborate with fellow teachers, and earn badges and certificates through...
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TryIt - Isaiah Baldissera
Grades
6 to 12
TryIt is a curation site for STEM learning experiences. Similar to Pinterest, educators choose and create collections of videos, tools, and events. Students build collections of scholarships,...
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SpryCanvas - sprycanvas.com
Grades
K to 12
Sketch, collaborate and brainstorm with anyone anywhere with SpryCanvas. Create and verify your account to begin. Start your session by adding the email address of contacts to invite....
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Microsoft Translator - Microsoft
Grades
K to 12
Microsoft Translator provides translation between languages in two ways. First, use this tool to converse with single participants or groups via computer. Begin by choosing "start conversation"...
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Cult of Pedagogy Blog - Jennifer Gonzalez
Grades
K to 12
The purpose of this blog and the accompanying podcast and videos is to support "a vibrant, encouraging, stimulating community of teachers, supporting each other toward excellence."...
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Bitmoji - Bitstrips Inc
Grades
K to 12
Build an emoji with Bitmoji. Bitmoji is an Android and Apple app, also available as a Chrome extension. Use email to create an account then follow prompts to create an ...
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deseat.me - Wille Dahlbo and Linus Unneback
Grades
K to 12
Would you like to clean up your online presence? Perhaps you want to know what you signed up for in the past. deseat.me uses your Google email address to find ...
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