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Education APPs for the Classoom - BUSD PD

These are the apps that Dan Fong and Erich Phinizy shared with us during our PD Day at the Annex in August, and that we all added to.

Mentimeter - Turn opinions into tangible data, in real-time

Interact with your audience - Free audience response system without registration!

Kahoot! | Game-based digital learning platform

Kahoot! is one of the world's fastest growing learning brands. Our free game-based platform unlocks the magic of learning for teachers, students and beyond.

Sticky and Photo Sharing for you - lino

lino is an online web sticky note service that can be used to post memos, to-do lists, ideas, and photos anywhere on an online web canvas. lino is a completely free service that runs on all popular web browsers.


Make any video your lesson. Edit a video by cropping it, adding your voice or embedding questions. Then, track your students with powerful hassle-free analytics.

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Create free educational games and tools in flash


All your course materials, together at last. Ginkgotree is a content management application that helps educators teach beautifully.


Socrative empowers you to engage and assess your students as learning happens. Through the use of real-time questioning, result aggregation, and visualization, you have instant insight into levels of understanding so you can use class time to better collaborate and grow as a community of learners.

Create timelines, share them on the web | Timetoast timelines

Timetoast is a place to create timelines that you can add to your blog or website. You can create historical timelines of important events, or build a timeline of your vacation. It's all up to you.

TenMarks Math - Free for Teachers -- I think this was contributed by Mr. Energy

Hundreds of thousands of students around the country used TenMarks Summer Math Program and saw great results at home. Did you know TenMarks Math is FREE for teachers to use during the school year? Check it out at

Online Stopwatch

A Free flash online stopwatch, quick easy to use stopwatch! also an online countdown!

Edudemic - Education Technology Tips For Students And Teachers: contributed by K. Dwyer, MHS

Edudemic covers the latest research, news, and resources for educators.


Interactive Learning Sites for Education

BrainPOP - Animated Educational Site for Kids - Science, Social Studies, English, Math, Arts

Animated Science, Health, Technology, Math, Social Studies, Arts & Music and English movies, quizzes, activity pages and school homework help for K-12 kids, aligned with state standards

Zunal WebQuest Maker

A resource page for Educational Technology

Mathalicious: Real World Math Problems: contributed by A. Rodriguez, MHS

Mathalicious lessons teach standards-based math through real-world topics that students care about.

Newsela | Nonfiction Literacy and Current Events: contributed by Amanda McAndrew

Unlimited access to hundreds of leveled news articles and Common Core-aligned quizzes, with new articles every day.

Wolfram|Alpha: Computational Knowledge Engine: contributed by H. Chick

Wolfram|Alpha is more than a search engine. It gives you access to the world's facts and data and calculates answers across a range of topics, including science, nutrition, history, geography, engineering, mathematics, linguistics, sports, finance, music...