This is Mr. Andrade's blog. It has information and resources about educational technology, educational pedagogy, and tips and resources for teachers.
Tech&Learning is an educational technology magazine. You can read it online and also request a free print subscription. Also check out the TL Advisor blog for articles from Mr. Andrade.
- Center for Safe and Responsible Internet Use
Great website with information about internet safety.
- Converge Magazine
Educational Technology magazine. Online resources and free print subscription available.
Curriki is more than your average website; we're a community of educators, learners and committed education experts who are working together to create quality materials that will benefit teachers and students around the world.
Curriki is an online environment created to support the development and free distribution of world-class educational materials to anyone who needs them. Our name is a play on the combination of 'curriculum' and 'wiki' which is the technology we're using to make education universally accessible.
Part of teaching students how to use technology to learn includes educating students about how to safely navigate the Internet. Cyber Smart is a free, Web-based curriculum that helps teach responsible, effective Internet-safety skills to students. The K-12 lesson plans cover a variety of topics, including social networking, cyberbullying, and search engine use. Teachers can also log on to Cyber Smart to improve their Web skills. By downloading a free educator toolbar, teachers can access an assortment of online tools, library resources, and classroom coursework every time they open their Internet browsers.
- Digital Learning Environments
Online resources for using technology in the classroom.
EDUCAUSE is a nonprofit association whose mission is to advance higher education by promoting the intelligent use of information technology.
Edutopia is a great resource on education and educational technology put out by the George Lucas foundation. You can also subscribe to a free magazine through the site.
- eSchool News
This is a great website about educational technology. News, new products, product reviews, newsletters, and more. (Free)
- Horizon Project
This site is from the New Media Consortium. The Horizon Project is a research project that looks at what emerging technologies will influence teaching, learning, and creative expression. Read the Horizon Project Report for 2008 for information on emerging technologies and how they can be used in the classroom to enhance learning and teaching.
- Keith Lightbody's Technology in Education Web Site
This is a great website with some great tips and ideas for using technology in the classroom.
Teachopolis is a great site with a lot of information and resources about educational technology. Not only does it have info on how to apply ed tech in the classroom, it has discussion areas and help pages to get you started using technology.
Great site with lots of information, tips and ideas. You can also sign up for email tips from the site.
- Technology Resources for Teachers
This is a website and wiki that has a list of technology and online resources for educators. Since it is a wiki, others can post information and resources to the page also.
- THE Journal
Technology Horizons in Education - Free online, and print, magazine about education and educational technology.
- THE Journal - Educ Roadmap to the Web
links to great sites, sorted by topics. Provide by THE Journal.
- Web 2.0 Resources
Listed here are some of the most popular Web2.0 applications.
- Zamzar - free file conversion
Zamzar is a website that is free to use and can convert files from one format to another.
One great feature is that you can convert a You Tube video to a video file and then use it in school. (You Tube is blocked).