TECHNOLOGIES & SERVICES

 

The following is an evolving list of technologies and services that NCTC faculty and staff may find useful for instruction. These technologies and services are in no way endorsed by the college. They are provided here solely as a start-point for independent exploration. As this list is updated frequently, faculty and staff are encouraged to submit additional educational technologies and services for inclusion.

 

3-D Immersive Online Environment

Created Realities Group

Jibe

Kaneva

OpenSimulator

ReactionGrid Inc.

Second Life

 

Blog

Deluxe Templates

Ownzee

Weblog Matrix

 

Concept Mapping

Bubbl.us

Cmap Tools

Concept Map Activities

Dabbleboard

DebateGraph

Inspiration*

Mindmeister

Simple Mapper

Visual Understanding Environment

Webspiration

 

Content Development

8notes

Assessments and Rubrics - Kathy Schrock's Guide to Everything

Broadtexter

CodeToad

Creating Charts and Graphs

Dipity

eLearning Interactions

Flypaper

FolioSpaces

Glogster

Google Correlate

Google Drawings

Google Fusion Tables

Google Moderator

Google Public Data

GrayBit

HTML Goodies

Let me Google that for you

Online Converter

Padlet

PortfolioGen

Poster4Teacher

Presenter Media

Quora

RadioJames Objectives Builder

Raptivity*

Ribbet (Image editor)

Socrative

SoftChalk*

Study Stack

TagCrowd

TechTutorials

Teachnology: Rubrics and Rubric Makers

ThinkQuest

ToonDoo

Typekit

UDL Toolkit

Usability.gov

VoiceThread

Voki

Voxopop

W3C Markup Validation Service

WebAIM (Accessibility)

Weebly

What is... every file format in the world!

WolframAlpha Computational Knowledge Engine

Wordle

Xtranormal

Yodio

Zamzar

 

Copyright & Privacy

Ball State University: Copyright and Intellectual Property

Columbia University: Copyright in General

Electronic Privacy Information Center

Fair Use Evaluator

Guide to Intellectual Property - Kathy Schrock's Guide to Everything

 

Digital Gaming

Canadian Museum of Nature

Games on History

JeopardyLabs

Math Blaster

Pavlov's Dog

The ReDistricting Game

Typing Club

Typing Skills Games

Virtual Frog Builder Game

Zunal WebQuest Maker

 

Free Audio Content

Blip.fm

ccMixter

Find Sounds

Flash Kit SoundFX

Free Play Music

Freesound Project

FindSounds.com

Planet of Tunes

Royalty Free Music

SoundBible

Soundclick

UJAM

 

Free Bibliographic Management

Omeka

Zotero

 

Free Image Content

Animatricity

deviantART

EduPic

FreeFoto

MorgueFile

Open Clip Art

Pics4Learning

Public Domain Images

 

Free Lesson Content

Academic Earth

Cells Alive

Community College Consortium for Open Educational Resources

Connexions

Creative Commons

Curriki

Free Teaching Resources and Lesson Plans from the Federal Government

Free Technology for Teachers

MERLOT

MIT OpenCourseWare

Nixty

OER Commons

OpenLearn: The Open University

Open Spires

Open Yale Courses

Smarthistory

WebQuests

Zygote Body

 

Free Video Content

Big Think

Forum Network

Periodic Table of Videos

RSA Animate

Scholar Spot

SnagFilms

TED: Ideas worth spreading

Why U: Animated Math Tutorials

 

Image Hosting

Flickr

Photobucket

Picasa

 

Mobile Computing

App Review Checklist for Teachers

Bloomin' Apps - Kathy Schrock's Guide to Everything

Class Parrot

iWebKit

 

Online Meeting

Big Blue Button*

GoToMeeting

LiveMinutes

OnSync

Scribblar

Today's Meet

Twiddla

Yugma

 

Online Survey Services

Doodle (Scheduling)

Flisti

Google Forms

Poll Daddy

Poll Everywhere

Survey Monkey

Wufoo

Zoomerang

 

Podcasting

Audacity

Podcasting 4 Pioneers

Podcasting Tools

Podomatic

Soundation

Vocaroo

 

RSS Feeds

FeedReader

Google Reader

 

Screen Casting

Brainshark

Camtasia

CamStudio

Jing

Screencast-O-Matic

Screenr

ScreenFlow

 

Slide Show Hosting

Myplick

SlideBoom

SlideServe

SlideShare

SlideShark

 

Social Bookmarking

CiteULike

Digg

Diigo

Pearltrees

StumbleUpon

 

Social Networking

Facebook

Ning

OpenStudy

Twitter

 

Video Editing

JayCut

Kaltura

Movie Masher

One True Media

Stupeflix

Universal Subtitles

VideoANT

VirtualDub

VodPod

WeVideo

YouTube Editor

 

Video Hosting

Academize

Animoto

EduTube

Eyejot (Email delivery)

Our Media

Panopto

Safe.TV

SchoolTube

Screencast

SproutVideo*

TeacherTube

YouTube

Videobam

Vidizmo

Vizigy

WizIQ

 

Web-based Office

Docs (Full suite)

Edistorm (Notating)

Google Docs (Full suite)

Prezi (Presentation)

Tungle.me (Scheduling)

Zoho (Full suite)

 

Web-based File Storage & Sharing

Box

DivShare

Dropbox

MailVU

SpiderOak

YouSendIt

 

Wiki

PBworks

Wikipedia

Wikispaces

 

*Contact the eLearning Department for more information.

**Currently unavailable for NCTC eCampus.