techtools: Empowering Teachers With Technology
- Aesop - Substitute Scheduling System
- Edline - Student grades
- Outlook - Teacher
in Motion - Educational
- OAKS - Online Testing
- OEBB - Oregon Education Benefits Board
- OPERS - Oregon Public Employee Retirement System
- WebMax -
ESD Media Booking
A Teacher Web Site:
- Assign-A-Day -
Enhances teacher and student
communication through an on-line teacher-managed calendar.
Teachers create a calendar for each of their classes
and add assignments for the students to view. Students
view their teachers’ calendars in order to see
assignments for classes they might have missed, or to
get an overview of the class.
Filamentality - Filamentality
is a fill-in-the-blank interactive Web site that guides you
through picking a topic, searching the Web, gathering
good Internet sites,
and turning Web resources into learning activities. It helps
combine the "filaments" of the Web with a learner's
"mentality." Support is built-in through Mentality
Tips that guide you along the way to creating a Web-based
activity you can share with others, even if you don't know
HTML, Web servers, or all that www-dot stuff.
Freewebs - professional or personal, simple, free, no coding required. photos, videos, web stores, domains and more
Page Creator -
Lets you create web pages right in your
browser and publish them to the web with one click.
There's no software to download and no web designer
to hire. The pages you create are hosted on Google
servers and are available at http://yourgmailusername.googlepages.com
for the world to see.
- Service for communicating school
information to your education community. SchoolNotes.com
complements school Web sites by allowing teachers to
post school information
on the Web without worrying about HTML or FTP.
Webs - All the tools you need to create a professional-looking website in just minutes. Add a blog, forum, calendar, photo gallery, video gallery and much more.
- Weebly - Add content, choose a design, customize your content, and easily mangage your pages.
- MySchoolOnline -
Class Web site to provide parents and students
with constant access to assignments, calendars, class
policies, grades, and other important information.
Allows an individual teacher to have the
custom Web page, which includes teacher picture,
schedule, assignments, documents, popular links,
A collection of shared online activities and
quizzes in more than 150 categories, templates
for creating 16 different types of online activities,
including flashcards, matching,
concentration (memory), word search, battleship,
challenge board, columns, cloze exercises, hangman,
jumbled words, ordered list, patterns, picture
perfect, pop-ups, rags to riches (a quiz-show style
trivia game), and scavenger hunt, tools for creating
online quizzes with up to eight question types,
quiz administration and reporting
tools, class Web pages, online roster and gradebook,
calendars and schedules, and online surveys.
- Personal Web site that's as easy to update as
your classroom bulletin board. Simply type in new
homework assignments and
special announcements. Also, you can make links
to curricular-related Web sites.
- 4teachers.org -
Online space for teachers integrating technology
into the classroom.
in the Clasroom -
A vast array of programming, including current events, documentaries,
presentations and performing arts. Curriculum-related programs
for math, English, science, social studies, biology, foreign
languages and health provide lively tools that help teachers
address curriculum goals.
Cue Flash - A virtual flash card web program that you can access from anywhere.
Innovative teaching materials for teachers, useful and enjoyable
resources for students, and smart advice for parents about
how to help their kids enjoy learning and excel in school.
- Inspiration -
Students develop essential learning strategies as they create
graphic organizers to visually represent concepts and relationships.
- Kathy Schrock's Guide for Educators - A subject guide
for teachers to enhance curriculum.
- PBS Teachers - Front door for all educational resources
and services that PBS offers, including thousands of free
lesson plans, teacher professional development opportunities,
videos, blogs, and more. It also provides information about
effective ways to use media and technology in school or
home-based learning environments.
- Teacher Tube - An online community for sharing instructional videos. It is a site to provide anytime, anywhere professional development with teachers teaching teachers. As well, it is a site where teachers can post videos designed for students to view in order to learn a concept or skill.