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12 EdTech Tools to be Thankful For

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GotTechED the Podcast

Episode #125: 12 EdTech Tools to be Thankful For

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Welcome back to GotTechED the podcast this is episode 125 called “12 EdTech Tools to be Thankful For”.  In this episode, we’ll talk about some of the things that we are thankful for, including new tech tools, old tech tools, and some people, places and things that keep us inspired.  This is another episode you don’t want to miss.  Check it out.

Segment 1: Thankful Comments

Segment 2: Tech Tools/Resources to be Thankful For

3 Old Tools – Nick

  • Canva
  • Edit PDF
  • Video
  • Audio
  • Single-page websites
  • Screencastomatic
  • ScreenPal
  • The Noun Project

3 New Tools – Nick

  • – News articles categorized as left, right or center and shown from various perspectives.  Building a better democratic society
  • ePals – internet supported penpal service
  • TimeToast – sleek, easy to build timelines

What is a change to your teaching practice that you feel has made a difference?

3 Old Tools – Guise

  • Mote
  • Iorad

3 New Tools – Guise

What is a change to your teaching practice that you feel has made a difference?

  • Creativity-based learning

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Need a Presenter?

As experienced presenters and content creators, you can contact Nick and Guise to speak at your school, event, or conference. They can customize a workshop that meets your organization’s unique time and content needs. While no topic is out of bounds, GotTechED is best known for sessions on:

  • 1:1 Chromebook Integration
  • EdTech Throwdown
  • TargetED Learning
  • Gamification (Badge Systems)
  • Game-Based Learning (Escape Rooms, Amazing Race, and more)
  • Google apps and extensions
  • Personalized learning and Choice Boards
  • Teacher productivity (Lesson Planning, Online Grading. and Feedback)
  • Digital content creation
  • Student Podcasting
  • Screencasting
  • Flipped Classroom
  • Student-Centered Learning

About the author, Eric

Eric Guise is a media specialist and technology coach with more than a decade of experience as a teacher.

Eric was named the 2016 Biology Teacher of Year by the New Jersey Biology Teachers Association and is currently pursuing an EdD in Leadership in Digital Transformation in Educational Technology.

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