ICT in English?

...collating just a few ideas...


Students can use high-quality artwork as a stimulus for creative writing with Storybird. Free and gorgeous.


Social media tool Twitter has many interesting and beneficial uses in education and in English teaching. A few suggestions below:

60 Ways to Use Twitter

100 Ways to Teach with Twitter

12 Expert Tips for Twitter in the Classroom

English Twitter Wiki


twitter in 60 seconds


Educators can apply for a free Animoto Plus account for use in the classroom. Its powerful features can be used to create stunning presentations incorporating images, video clips, music and text.
How to use Animoto for Education

Google Docs

Marking is the bane of an English teacher's life. Sign up to Google to get access to Google Docs. Use Google Forms to get student feedback, set tests and feedback tasks - and use Flubaroo to mark student responses. Easy to set up, a great AfL tool, and free! Reclaim an evening!
Flubaroo - Grading Made Easy