A blogpost about how a teacher is using Explain Everything in her classroom.
How using Voice to Text can help transform the learning of students.
There are many aspects to Read and Write, but two of the features that are very exciting are the ability to have text read to students and now with the addition of Read Text Aloud students can record themselves reading. The second feature is the ability to have text read to them.
In this video Jeffrey Heil demonstrates how to use Google My Maps to gather and share information. With My Maps students can add docs, videos and images.
A nice resource regarding on-line privacy and children. After a discussion providing information about on-line privacy, this page shows how to help protect your children using the preferences and settings in a number of apps, browsers, and on-line social media sites.
A short chapter on the whoishostingthis.com website covering special browsers made for children, popular plugins for browsers, content filtering tools, as well as browsers for special-needs.
"InRealLife asks what exactly is the Internet and what is it doing to our children? Taking us on a journey from the bedrooms of British teenagers to the world of Silicon Valley, filmmaker Beeban Kidron suggests that rather than the promise of free and open connectivity, young people are increasingly ensnared in a commercial world. Beguiling and glittering on the outside, it can be alienating and addictive. Quietly building its case, InRealLife asks if we can afford to stand by while our children, trapped in their 24/7 connectivity, are being outsourced to the net?"
This activity book allows students to explore the ideas surrounding relationships and sexual conduct on-line.