Read&Write and Equatio free for teachers

Texthelp offers a free subscription to its two best-selling products, Read&Write (text-to-speech, dictation, prediction etc) and Equatio  (add equations, formulae and graphs to MS Word or Google Docs). To avail of this offer, just go to https://www.texthelp.com/en-gb/products/free-for-teachers/

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These products will work on all devices (just sign in to activate). This is Read&Write working in Word 2010 on a Win 7 laptop.

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Google Photos

Google Photos (which has taken over from Picasa) is an excellent option for storing and sharing photos online. It can do a lot more than I first realised and has many cool features. This summary and tutorial is a great introduction from Edublogger.com.

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Horizon Report 2011 on Cloud Computing

The Horizon Project focuses on emerging technologies likely to have a significant impact on learning and teaching. The 2011 report highlights Cloud Computing as one of these key technologies. Indranee Liew, an active participant on our course this summer, has distilled its main points in this super presentation.

Indranee’s powerpoint (download): new technologies in ed Horizon 2011 or View via Google Docs

Full report: 2011-Horizon-Report-K12