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All these tools are free to download or use online. Please share them with your students!
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Name of ToolDescriptionWebsite
Name of ToolDescriptionWebsite eEdition of our local paper Its available to you for FREE. Call Shirley Benzler at 925-943-8102 OR 
Converttube Save videos from Youtube to popular video formats 
Educational Wikis Resource for starting your own Wiki 
nVu Open source web page creator similar to Dreamweaver  
Web 2.0 Tools Website that indexes all the great new web tools you can use  
New York Times for Students Let your students read about current news and events! With Knowledge Tools, The NY Times provides built-in dictionary and geography help with tough words and places! 
Audacity Sound editing software 
Zamzar Online file conversion 
Ubuntu Linux Operating System Linux operating system that is easy to install and use 
Scribus A powerful desktop package similar to In-Design, Quark and Pagemaker 
INKSCAPE  A vector-based graphics editing package similar to Freehand and Illustrator. 
Gimp A full-featured, digital imaging application similar to Photoshop. 
Windows Live Free PC safety scan Online virus scan 
Ed 1 Stop Web portal service that acts as a personal gateway to both subscription-based services and free educational Web sites. 
SF Chronicle eEdition User name: kbarrere Password: cie  
IHMC CmapTools free downloadable easy concept map builder 
The Best Free Software of 2009 from PC Magazine,2817,2338804,00.asp 
Podcasting WIKI Learn how to podcast 
Educational Wikipedia for Schools Articles have been checked for accuracy and appropriateness 
School Tube Youtube for schools and moderated by teachers 
Google Tools Great free tools from google 
Wordle Really cool way to show word frequency- try it!!! 
Skydrive Free online file storage from Microsoft 
PUSD Professional Development Videos & Forms PUSD professional development resource center 
PUSD teacher resources 
Open Office Open source versions of word, excel, powerpoint, and more! 
University of Arizona List of Educational Sites The following is a list of existing online educational sites that provide free academic resources to K12 educators. Classroom management system. Teachers can post bulletin boards, post documents, give quizzes, etc. on the website for students to see. 
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