Apps For Special Needs
Free Ipad Apps
40+ Ipad Apps for Struggling Readers and Writers
Chrome Apps to Teach Typing
Mind Mapping Tools and Apps
Educational Technology and Mobile Learning
Try these great, interactive Web 2.0 tools to expand learning in the classroom for both you and your students!
Draw Island - online drawing tool
"the end of slideshows;" create videos from still images
free photo editing tools
Create A Graph - great for even young students to easily create and change graphs 19 Pencils -
An excellent site for finding educational resources, creating online quizzes, and bookmarking sites for students. Teachers create student accounts for access.
create and collaborate on online diagrams and designs
easily share and review documents online, including PDF, Word, and PowerPoint
A wonderful site for creating digital scrapbooks; teachers create student accounts.
draw and share diagrams on the web
make your own cartoons and animations
create pictures, cards, book, and even movies; for elementary students
Number Gossip -
a search engine for everything about numbers
the anti-blog; keep your thoughts private in this online journal
Diigo Educator -
Nice site for social bookmarking and annotating sites; teachers create or imports student accounts.
Scribble Maps -
lets you draw, scribble, and annotate over Google maps
One of the most popular web 2.0 sites for interactive digital storytelling; teachers create student accounts.
flexible online creation and collaboration
Nice site for creating online comics for digital storytelling; teachers create student accounts.
A neat site where students learn through educational hip-hop videos. Teachers create one unique username and password for the class.
create your own avatar; even record your voice
A nice site for teachers for creating online quizzes and lessons where they create an activation code for logging in.
audio tool that lets users record their voice for others to listen and respond to
a virtual bulletin board where users can attach sticky notes and discussion points
users can "clip" any part of a web page and rearrange clips onto a custom page that can be shared with other people, eliminating ads or questionable material
text visualization tool
Xtranormal - text-to-speech avatar movie making
Using Ipads in the Classroom
Tools to Help Integrate Technology
Project Based Learning Rubric
Web 2.0 Resources and Links
The following websites can help with students with special needs:
Texas Assistive Technology Network
National Center on Deaf/Blindness
Council for Exceptional Students