Technology Links for Teachers/Tutors

 
GED
http://www.valrc.org/resources/ged.html

Learning Disabilities

Reading




Websites for Students 

ABE/GED 

The Khan Academy

Grammar Bytes



ESOL 

English For All
www.myefa.org/login.cfm

The Learning Edge
www.thewclc.ca/edge

Make Belief Comics
www.makebeliefscomix.com
www.makebeliefscomix.com/How-to-Play/Educators/ (for teachers)

REEP's Student English Practice

U.S.A. Learns
www.usalearns.org/ 

Road to Grammar



Technology 

GCFLearnFree.org
www.gcflearnfree.org

National Library of Virtual Manipulatives (Numeracy)
http://nlvm.usu.edu/en/nav/vlibrary.html

WebQuest: Websites... Which Ones Should You Trust?

www.altn.org/webquests/websites/index.html


Typing Web

www.typingweb.com


BBC Webwise Online Course

www.bbc.co.uk/webwise/




Distance Learning 

eLearnVirginia
www.elearnva.org 

ProLiteracy Education Network for Students
www.proliteracyednet.org/articles.asp?mcid=1




Websites for Teachers/Tutors 

General Resources

Evaluating Webpages: Techniques to Apply and Questions to Ask
www.lib.berkeley.edu/TeachingLib/Guides/Internet/Evaluate.html

    - Help Save the Endangered Pacific Northwest Tree Octopus from Extinction
       http://zapatopi.net/treeoctopus/

National Geographic
www.nationalgeographic.com

History Channel
www.history.com

Smithsonian Institution
www.si.edu

The Learning Page: The Library of Congress
www.loc.gov/families

Internet Public Library

Folkstreams
www.folkstreams.net

Strategies for teaching reading comprehension
www.readingquest.org/strat/home.html

The WebQuest Page
http://webquest.org/index.php

Thirteen Ed Online

TED: Ideas worth spreading




GED/ABE

GED Lesson Plans
www.floridatechnet.org/GED/2012Lessons/Lessons.htm

GED as Project: Pathways to Passing the GED
www.valrc.org/publications/gedasproject



ESOL

Larry Ferlazzo’s Websites of the Day for Teaching ELL, ESL, and EFL

Home Page
www.larryferlazzo.edublogs.org

Best of Series
www.larryferlazzo.edublogs.org/about/my-best-of-series

Dave’s ESL Café
www.eslcafe.com

LINCS Special Collection for ESL 

Using Technology
www.literacynet.org/esl/tt-a2.html

Materials for Your Classroom
www.literacynet.org/esl/tt-materials.html

Immigration: Scholastic
www.teacher.scholastic.com/activities/immigration/index.htm

Breaking News English

Florida TechNet's Teaching Health Literacy to Adult English Language Learners

Technology

Tech-Ease

Integrating technology into the classroom

http://teachingtoday.glencoe.com/topics/listing/technology-integration

Outreach and Technical Assistance Network (OTAN)

www.otan.us

Technology and Distance Learning: OVAE

www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ovae/pi/AdultEd/tdlearn.html

Gray Harriman: Portal of E-learning resources including distance and blended learning, blogs and much more
www.grayharriman.com

Teach-nology

General subject lesson plans
www.teach-nology.com/teachers/lesson_plans

Technology lesson plans 
www.teach-nology.com/teachers/lesson_plans/computing

TeacherTube: Like YouTube, but for teachers

www.teachertube.com/index.php

    - Slope-Intercept Rap
       http://www.teachertube.com/viewVideo.php?video_id=101097

The Cool Cat Teacher Blog

www.coolcatteacher.blogspot.com

CESOL: Computers and English for Speakers of Other Languages

Web 2.0: Cool Tools for Schools

Radford University's Educational Technology Tutorials



Podcasts, Digital Storytelling, Audio Books, and eBooks 

Podcasting Overview
www.edtech.sandi.net/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=176&Itemid=355

iTunes Tutorial on Podcasting
http://www.apple.com/itunes/podcasts/

Podcast411
www.podcast411.com/page5.html

Audacity: Free Podcast Creation Software
http://audacity.sourceforge.net

Project Gutenberg: Find E-books online
www.gutenberg.org/wiki/Main_Page

Librivox: Taped books online
www.librivox.org

Podcasting for Dummies by Tee Morris
This is a podcast located for free within iTunes.  You must first download iTunes and then you may subscribe to this podcast.



Videos 

MLoTS: Media Library of Teaching Skills for Adult Learning and Literacy
www.mlots.org

YouTube Videos
www.youtube.com

Keep Vid: Download videos from YouTube and save as files (only works on PC)
www.keepvid.com 



Productivity

 

Symbaloo

Doodle

Poll Everywhere

Polldaddy

Google Products

www.google.com/intl/en/options/

Gmail
www.gmail.com

Calendar 
www.google.com/calendar

Reader 
www.google.com/reader

Docs 
www.google.com/docs

Translate
www.translate.google.com/translate_t?hl=en

Sites
www.google.com/sites

Groups
http://groups.google.com/grphp?hl=en

Blogger 
www.blogger.com/start?hl=en

Maps 
www.maps.google.com




Wikis, Blogs, and Communications 


CourseSites by Blackboard

Blogger: Create your own blog (Easy platform) 
www.blogger.com 

Wordpress: Create your own blog (Harder platform) 
www.wordpress.com 

Edublogs

Misterteacher.com 
http://misterteacher.blogspot.com 

Wetpaint Wiki
www.wetpaint.com/wiki

PBWorks 
http://pbworks.com/

Adult Literacy Education Wiki, (ALE Wiki) on research and practice
http://wiki.literacytent.org/index.php/Main_Page 




Professional Development 

VALRC's Online Training
www.valrc.org/trainings/onlinecourses.html

AdultEd Online: Using Technology to Enhance Learning Opportunities

EL/Civics Online: Integrating EL/Civics into Adult ESL Classes
www.elcivicsonline.org

ProLiteracy Education Network for Instructors
www.proliteracyednet.org/articles.asp?mcid=2

ProfessionalStudiesAE.org

Annenberg Media's Learner.org

        Learning Math: Patterns, Functions, and Algebra

        Developing Writers: A Workshop for High School Teachers

        Primary Sources: Workshops in American History














































































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