In the 2014 Top 100 Tools for Learning list that I released on Monday 22 September, there are 16 new tools on the list. How many have you tried?
Powtoon – in at No 46 – is an online presentation software tool that allows you to create animated video explainers – for business or education.
Explain Everything – in at No 53 – is a unique interactive whiteboard and screencasting app that lets you annotate, animate, narrate, import, and export almost anything to and from almost anywhere.
Nearpod – in at 56 – is at tool that lets you present, quiz and report synchronously with your students or make available on demand.
Haiku Deck – in at 66 – is a completely new kind of presentation software. It makes telling your story simple, beautiful and fun.
IFTT – in at 67 – a service that lets you create powerful connections between social media services with one simple statement: If This Then That
Notability – in at 74 – is a note-taking app for mobile devices and the desktop. It supports text, images, and audio recordings, and contains a sketch pad that lets you not only draw new images, but also mark up images, Web clips, and clip art that you import.
Canvas – in at 78 – is a 21st Century LMS: adaptable; customizable; easy to use; mobile; and time-saving
Kahoot – in at 81 – is a game-based classroom response system – for schools, universities and businesses
Instagram – in at 85 – lets you take a picture or video, choose a filter to transform its look and feel, then post to Instagram and even share to Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr and more.
Easygenerator – in at 87 – is an all-in-one elearning authoring app to create courses in the cloud.
EDpuzzle – in at 90 – lets you take any video off the web, edit it, add notes and questions for students, and create virtual classrooms where you can monitor student work.
LINE – in at 95 – is a communications app that allows you to make free voice calls and send free messages whenever and wherever you are, 24 hours a day
Moovly – in at 97 – lets you easily create animated videos and other multimedia content.
Schoology – in at 98 – is a learning management system and social network for K-12 schools and higher education institutions focused on collaboration.
Blendspace – in at 99 – allows educators to blend their classroom with digital content
Softchalk – in at 100 – is content authoring software for educators in schools, colleges and universities to create interactive lessons
Want to find out more about these tools, then you might like the 2014 GUIDEBOOK.
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