Sunday, 23 January 2011

Need a Class Website?

"Classroom Update " is a system designed to allow teachers a way to post homework assignments, class announcements, and more in minutes a day.

The website offers a way to keep parents and students informed of assignments and other events at school. Have a look at this video to have a better idea of what it is about.





Thursday, 6 January 2011

Popplet - Web Beta and iPad

Popplet is an application for the web and iPad, where you can collect, curate and share your ideas, inspirations, and projects. 
It is a combination of wallwisher, glogster and field for webspiration which offers a lot of  possibilities: users can type, draw, upload images , embed videos or draw in the virtual “post-its” called “popplets"

Advantages:
  • Teachers can use it for collaborative work 
  • Popplets can be connected
  • It doesn’t have an limit on the number of characters you can use.
.At the moment   is in beta and you need to request an invite. 
Here is a video explaining how it can be used. 





Related posts:
  1. http://larryferlazzo.edublogs.org/2011/01/03/popplet-looks-like-a-winner-its-wallwisher-on-steroids/
  2. http://2sparkley.edublogs.org/2011/01/05/popplet/