What am I using??

Testing everything to see whats good and what's not.



Uses: media collector. Use by staff and students to amalgamate a variety of media sources. Log in with your google account

Terms of service: http://www.edcanvas.com/terms



Use: A student response system that empowers teachers to engage their classroom using educational exercises and games via smartphones, laptops and tablets.

Ease of Use: Go to the website or mobile app to log in as a teacher or student and start including student responses in lessons.

Terms of service: http://www.socrative.com/terms



Uses: Content curating tool. Collects feeds from Google twitter, Facebook, YouTube and a number of other sources. you can post you pages to other people.

Great because it allows you to add your insite.

Ease of use: This is a webtool and can be edited direclty from you web account or Download the extension from the Chrome Web Stores - this allows you to Scoop articles directly to your boards



Uses: A content curating tool. Allows you to select areas of interest to create you own boards from articles that are posted. Also allows you to follow other peoples boards.

Ease of use: This is a web-tool and can be edited directly from you web account and runs as an app on mobile devices.



Uses: Online pinboard that allows you to curate and share readings.

Ease of use: This is a web-tool and can be edited directly from you web account or Download the extension from the Chrome Web Stores - this allows you to pin articles directly to your boards also Runs as an app on mobile devices.

Unfortunately currently blocked at work :-(



Zite is a mobile device app that collects articles from areas that you select and delivers them to your mobile device for you to read.


Evernote - is an app available on all platforms that allows you to keep notes, pictures, audio in folders for access anywhere you can acess the web.

Web Clipper - The Evernote Web Clipper is an extension for your web browser that makes it quick and easy to store just about anything you find on the web as a note in your Evernote account, including selected text, articles, and even entire webpages. get this from the Chrome Web Store and it is located in the toolbar for ease of use.



use a live stream to collect comments from your class, ask questions and use the feedback to tailor you lesson or presentation.



Back channel software that allows you to create a "Wall" for students to add questions, collaborate and give feedback.

Can be installed as a Chrome App or run from any web browser on any device. Privacy can be set to invited members or to acesss wall users need to have correct URL.



Digital resources aligned to the Australian Curriculum. Teachers use their departmental log on to access the resources and design lessons.

ABC Splash


The educational portal for ABC. Resources and lessons for students, parents and teachers.