Friday, September 14, 2012

Teacher Playground

An educational technology specialist has created this blog to help the needs of the educator in the technology world. The blog is applicable to teachers of all grades and clusters. 


Thursday, September 13, 2012

Set Multiple Homepages on Your Internet Browser

Do you check multiple pages on a daily basis? You can specify more than one homepage in your browser under Tools> Internet Options> General. Simply list the websites on each line of the homepage dialog box. Now you can view the techtalk blog and website every time you open up your internet browser!


Wednesday, September 12, 2012

Read To Me Digital Books

Free digital books read by the author are featured on this website. Popular children’s books are complied for sharing in classroom along with lessons plans. This is a great tool for teaching education students how to use lessons plans while incorporating storybooks.


Tuesday, September 11, 2012

Stockmarket Teaching Tools


This application contains data on current company stock information. If you are featuring a stock market project for your students, teach them the importance of company research. Students can create screens that filter the stock prices, dividends, and many other factors.


Monday, September 10, 2012

Don’t Get Caught by the Bell!

This handy website allows you to have a running count down or count up in your classroom. It would be great to display on your smartboard!