Tech Tidbit Toolkit

This toolkit is designed specifically for the Edgewater Park School District. It highlights the technological systems and programs that our district uses as well as some other websites that may be of interest to teachers of 21st Century learners. toolbox
Help Tutorials
21st Century Study Guides students using technology to support individual learning 21st Century Study Guides
Cacoo online collaborative mind mapping / diagramming
Checking Website Validity tips and hints of what to look for to be sure a website's information is valid Is it Valid?
Delicious Social Bookmarking - keeping track of websites you find useful
Digital Pictures Downloading pictures from camera to computer Downloading Digital Pictures
    Ways to Use a Digital Camera
Discovery Education tips and hints for narrowing your search and saving to your content Seaching & Saving in Discovery Education
Email tips in navigating our new email system Outlook Email
Glogster Web 2.0 tool - online poster making Glogster
Google search engine and online tools & resources Google Earth
Hold a Print Job holding a print job to the copy machine Holding a Print Job
Intelliboards Magowan's Interactive Whiteboards Snapshots to Background
    Whiteboard Basics
    Advanced Whiteboard
Kidspiration graphic organizer Kidspiration
Kurzweil Text-to-Speech reader (Ridgway) Basic Use of Kurzweil3000
    Fill-in the Blank Tests
Make Beliefs Comix Web 2.0 tool for storytelling through a comic strip - *no registering required Make Beliefs Comix Tutorial
Microsoft Office 2007 updated wordprocessing, spreadsheet, & presentation programs Excel Basics & Charts
    Excel Lessons & Video Guide
MovieMaker Video presentation tool MovieMaker
OnCourse Instructional/Student Management System





Getting Started with Lesson Planner


Building a Lesson Plan Template


Sharing My Lesson Plans



P L N Personal Learning Network Build Your PLN
Searching the Web tips to searching the web effectively & efficiently Searching the Web
SMART interactive teaching tools Board Basics (notebook file)
    Activity Examples (notebook file)
SMI/SRI Math or Reading level assessment Accessing SAM for Scores
Storybird Web 2.0 tool - digital storytelling (option to purchase the book) Storybird Tutorial
Tagxedo Web 2.0 tool - creating word clouds Quick Start Guide
    Presentation (including classroom ideas for usage)
Thinkfinity Teaching resource Using Delicious & Thinkfinity
Web 2.0 tool - recording/ presentation
VoiceThread Tutorial
Voki Web 2.0 tool-- creating avatars Voki
Web 2.0 tool - making word clouds