New tools to facilitate elearning are cropping up including this site that gives elearning students online whiteboards to share. (I use elluminate for this purpose, but there are other options.)
Interesting tutoring website for help in math. This site was covered in mashable recently.
INformation on the complimentary smilebox program.
This organization is offering a free one year subscription to smilebox for teachers. Apply here. You can do your parent newsletters, certificates, scrapbooks, slideshows, and yearbooks.
Here is teachbook – despite being in the news, I tried to join and couldn't!
“Facebook filed suit against teachbook.com, an online community for teachers. The lawsuit accuses Teachbook of “misappropriating the distinctive BOOK portion of Facebook's trademark.” and says that it “diultes the facebook brandname.”
Teachbook has filed for a trademark and makes a claim of being a “Facebook for teachers,” and that is personally, where I think they may be in trouble. Read more…
Teachers in Atlanta, Georgia area (or anywhere close enough to travel to vinings shopping area) can fill out this form to win a $100 gift card being given away to teachers only.
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