Audio Podcasting in the Classroom
Learn how a teacher is using internet podcasting as a high school Bible class project. The first part provides an overview, while the second part of this article includes resources, a sample schedule and an evaluation rubric.
Blogging with Young Students
Grade 1-Grade 4
A 2nd grade teacher shares her journey with classroom blogging, gives simple instructions for how to start, and lists the benefits to students and parents.
Collaborative Classroom Projects - Bringing the World to Your Classroom
Hill highlights various ways for Adventist educators and their classrooms to stay connected using technology. Includes projects of specific interest to music and science teachers.
Edmodo - Social Learning Network for Teachers and Students
Integrate technology in your classroom through Edmodo. Edmodo helps "teachers make their classroom a community. Edmodo provides teachers and students a secure place to connect and collaborate, share content and educational applications, and access homework, grades, class discussions, and notifications. Their goal is to help educators harness the power of social media to customize the classroom for each and every learner."
Google Earth Pro for Educators
Grade 2-Grade 8
"Raise awareness about your cause with Google’s mapping technologies. Google Earth Outreach supports nonprofit organizations with software grants for Enterprise versions of our mapping products. Eligible nonprofits can apply for a grant of Google Earth Pro and Google Maps API for Work."
Ideas for Integrating Technology Into Science Classes
A listing of suggested technology resources available to science teachers. Shared here are Internet websites, web-based Internet projects, and information on using digital cameras, document cameras, probes and hand-held computers.
iEARN - International Education and Resource Network
iEARN is a non-profit organization made up of over 30,000 schools and youth organizations in more than 130 countries. It empowers teachers and students to work together using the Internet and other communications technologies.
In the Kitchen - Designs for Telecollaboration and Telepresence
This site explores telecollaboration and telepresence in curriculum-based K-12 learning activities. This includes interpersonal exchange, information collection and analysis, and problem solving. Examples given.
Journey North: A Global Study of Wildlife Migration
Grade 1-Grade 12
The Journey North project seeks to engage students in global study of wildlife migration and seasonal changes. Through this interactive program, students are able to connect and collaborate with over 493,000 of their peers worldwide as together they track the wildlife migration in the north and south of monarch butterflies, whooping cranes, bald eagles, caribous, hummingbirds, manatees, robins, gray whales, and much more.
Kathy Schrock's Guide for Educators
Kathy Schrock's Guide for Educators is a categorized list of sites useful for enhancing curriculum and professional growth. It is updated often to include the best sites for teaching and learning.
Parents Checking Homework Over the Internet
Growing web-based software helps parents and schools peek at lessons, share records and collaborate in planning or communicating. This article shares several examples of how parents are helping their children with homework using Google's Docs & Spreadsheets long-distance.
This site has a great collection of online projects integrating thematic resources.
SuperKids Educational Software Review
This site includes reviews and best places to get good prices on software. SuperKids provides several easy ways to find reviews.
Technology - Teacher Bulletin Volume 5
Technology is becoming more and more an integral teaching tool in the classroom. This section is full of annotated links for all subject areas, techy articles, webquests, and ideas for making technology work in your classroom.
Grade 1-Grade 12
This site has retired but you can access the archive through this link. ThinkQuest Projects was an online community which integrated technology-based activities into the curriculum. ThinkQuest Library is a rich repository of 8,000+ educational websites.
World Youth News
Grade 9-Grade 12
World Youth News is an international youth news service first launched by iEARN and the Daniel Pearl Foundation. It intends to foster global understanding and collaboration through student journalism.