Classroom Management Tools

Tools that will help with curriculum delivery.

Audacity: Audio Recording

Record and edit audio files by speaking or by uploading.

Bouncy Balls

Monitor the noise in your classroom!

Convert .heic files to .jpeg

Apple has a new file format: .heic. Use this link to convert those files to .jpeg.

DF Tube (Distraction Free for YouTube)

By default, DF Tube disables autoplay, hides the video recommendations sidebar as well as the related videos that appear at the end of videos. It also removes the grid of recommended videos that appear on your homepage.

Gif Maker

Turn a YouTube video section into a short animated gif.

Gyazo

Screen recorder and gif creator.

MolView: 3D Molecule Creation

Chemistry teachers will find this 3D modeling tool useful.

RecordIt

A different way to record your screen. For short tutorials.

ReadAloud

Windows app that will read out loud Word documents, many PDFs, and web pages. Has limited capabilities but reads quite well.

SafeSearch

Provides a safe search engine for students.

Speechlogger Instructions

Speech to text free online tool. Allows downloads to Word. Has an auto-punctuation option (OK but not perfect).

Speechlogger: Speech to Text

Speech to text free online tool. Allows downloads to Word. Has an auto-punctuation option (OK but not perfect).

SpeechNotes

Speech to text online program. Fairly accurate but not as sensitive as others. Does not recognize new paragraph command.

SpeechTexter

Speech to text option for PCs. This app needs to be installed. It is quite accurate and easy to use.

Synfig

Create your own animations.

Text From To Speech

A very simplified interface. Fairly accurate speech recognition. Allows saving to a variety of formats. Has a transcription option.

Watchkin

Watch Youtube videos without distractions in a family-friendly environment.

Windows 10: How to Change Point & Cursor Size

This is useful for those individuals who have sight difficulties.