Friday, October 19, 2012

Eco-Business Blog

This website features many bloggers that write about sustainable businesses. Green businesses are some of the fastest growing businesses in the United States. Follow this website to find out how industries are making a difference by using sustainable business practices.


Thursday, October 18, 2012

Do Not Disturb…

One of the best additions to the iPhone iOS6 update is the Do Not Disturb function. You can select the time frame in which you do not want to be disturbed or the calls in which you would want to be disturbed. This means that the annoying solicitor would automatically get your voicemail, but your children could reach you if they needed you.


Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Contact Your Students Via Mass Text Message For Free!


Create mobile social networks for students and parents for free. Groups of any size can receive text message updates from teachers and group leaders. Students can set up study groups or set up reminders and alerts. This would be great for field trips and student organizations!


Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Health Tracking App

App Name: Zuum- Health Tracker

Find out if you are at risk for one of six common diseases! Take the quiz with this app to see what factors in your life might contribute to disease. Use the app to get personalized tips for lowering your risk for disease.


Monday, October 15, 2012

Concept Maps Through Popplet

Popplet is a nice addition to the teacher toolbox that can meet a variety of needs, including concept mapping, collaboration, and even presenting content. Create many mind maps or brainstorming maps with this easy website and app. The popplets can be color coded, typed in, or drawn in by the learner.