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Updated by Betsy DeBiase on Aug 29, 2014
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Reeling in the Top Resources

Attended the DEN 2012 Fall VirtConference (10/20/12). Porter Palmer presented & this is what is in her Tackle Box (curation tools).

Some I have tried, some I am investigating, some I am trying to decide how to improve my usage.

Listly - Lists made easy + social + fun! - Listly

Assists brands & bloggers to curate. Title can be changed, description, tag, can move links to
Create lists by signing into Facebook, Google+, or Twitter accounts.




web highlighter, online bookmarking. Sticky notes can be ON/OFF. Choice of tool bar or bookmarklet.
**Have to create account, but free. Have done this but not utilized the tool for curation. I use the bookmarklet.




Add specific webinar to bookmark or watch.
++Cross posting allowed to FB, Twitter, Delicious, etc.
*Haven't explored this yet




A favorite of Porter's until Pinterest.
**Still need to look into this & see if it will work for me, but may concentrate on other areas.




Treied this after inheriting Mom's recipe. Trying to make recipe book that can be shared with family member.
LiveBindercomes highly recommended & suggested over Evernote. I do like Evernote because it syncs between the platforms I use (iPhone, iPad, PC).
Wish Windows Store had full evernote app, but will work it out


PRO: unlimited. resources of talented people shared
CON: completely public; can only pin "visual" items not "flash"; addictive.

Share Ideas that matter |

Easily curate engaging magazines. Effectively feed your web presence.

Thrill of The Catch

Cool interactive games from Explore the Blue

Edmodo | Discovery Education

Edmodo provides a safe and easy way for your class to connect and collaborate, share content, and access homework, grades and school notices.

Featured Programs | Discovery Education

Find featured program materials from Discovery Education and partners. Covering a wide range of subjects and grade levels, these resources engage teachers, parents, and students by bringing to life fun and exciting content.

Discovery Education (discoveryed) on Pinterest

Discovery is using Pinterest, an online pinboard to collect and share what inspires you.

That's A Keeper

Presentation from That's A Keeper

Discovery Education - Google+

Discovery Education - Supporting teachers, accelerating student achievement and igniting students' curiosity!

Discovery Education | Facebook

Discovery Education on Facebook

Discovery Education on Twitter- @DiscoveryEd

Supporting teachers by bringing the world of Discovery into classrooms to ignite students' natural curiosity.

Evernote | Remember everything with Evernote, Skitch and our other great apps.

The Evernote family of products help you remember and act upon ideas, projects and experiences across all the computers, phones and tablets you use.
Love the fact it syncs across platforms.

Use in conjunctin with Moleskine notebooks which gives 3 months Premium membership as do the sticky notes,.
Great for business cards, I use with Clearly, Web Clipper, and Food.


Diigo - Web Highlighter and Sticky Notes, Online Bookmarking and Annotation, Personal Learning Network.

Diigo is a powerful research tool and a knowledge-sharing community.
**MY TAKE: Free, but need to create account; Sticky Notes can be turned ON/OFF; I have some security concerns; use bookmarklet; but have not fully explored or utilized.