Fri 03 February 2006

Educational Freeware

Here's a site with Educational Freeware, listed by downloadable or online. Most of the downloadable is Windows only, but a few pieces of the software will run inder Linux.

Fri 03 February 2006

Teacher resources at Education World

Billed as "The Educator's Best Friend", Education World®, has a ton of resources for teachers and school administration, such as:

  • Lesson Planning
  • Professional Development
  • Administrator's Desk
  • Technology
  • School Issues
  • EdWorld at Home

Thu 02 February 2006

Free math materials for students, teachers, and parents

There are free resources for students, teachers, and parents over at Math Goodies.

Math Goodies is a free math help site featuring interactive lessons, puzzles and worksheets. We have provided free homework help since 1999! There are more than 400 pages of activities for students, educators and parents.

They also ...

Wed 01 February 2006

Microsoft licences 'not value for money', say schools

[Microsoft licences 'not value for money', say schools: ZDNet Australia: Jobs: News Trends][]

In a series of interviews with education professionals at the Bett educational technology show in London, ZDNet UK found broad consensus that Microsoft educational licensing agreements are too expensive.

Especially when there happens to be good alternatives ...

Tue 10 January 2006

Google Earth - Available for the Mac or PC

Google Earth, a free application, allows the user to view in 3D places around the world.

Want to know more about a specific location? Dive right in -- Google Earth combines satellite imagery, maps and the power of Google Search to put the world's geographic information at your fingertips.

Fri 06 January 2006

The Amazing Flash Card Machine - Online Flash Cards

Create online flashcards with The Amazing Flash Card Machine - Online Flash Cards:

Welcome to The Amazing Flash Card Machine, an interactive web application that allows the user to create interactive web-based study flash cards.

Students! Create flash cards to help you study for your next exam. Make them publicly available ...

Mon 02 January 2006

A web based graph creation tool

Example GraphNeed a way to easily create a graph? The National Center for Education Statistics, a division of the U.S. Department of Education has put together an easy to use tool to create bar, line, area, pie, and XY graphs. Users can email the graph to themselves, which will also ...

Fri 14 October 2005

Fun Friday - Houghton Mifflin Education Place

Houghton Mifflin has several educational games available at Edugames.

Wed 12 October 2005

KidsClick! Web Search

A search engine geared toward pre-selected kid's sites, KidsClick! Web Search was:

was created by a group of librarians at the Ramapo Catskill Library System, as a logical step in addressing concerns about the role of public libraries in guiding their young users to valuable and age appropriate web ...

Tue 11 October 2005

Student Gallery

Apple has a Student Gallery up that has examples of completed projects using Apple's iLife tools. The Garageband songs sound really, really good. There are examples of music, photos, and movies.

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