As is usual , once every two weeks, Educational Technology and Mobile Learning publishes a list of curated web tools featuring some trending tools that teachers can use for educational purposes. I find it a good way to empower particularly those starting teachers with the necessary web tools to hep them better leverage the power of technology into their teaching. At any time, you can access our Educational Web Tools section to browse through the plethora of web tools we have covered in the past posts.
Have a look at today's list and share with us your feedback. Enjoy
This is a great web tool to link directly to quotes in web pages. Paste a chunk of text and the URL of the page containing the text and in return get a chunk that opens directly to your selection and highlights it.
2- PDF Escape
This is a great PDF tool that you can use to annotate your PDFs. I personally use it and I can attest to its usability. It has a free version that allows for PDF of less than 10MB and less than 100 web pages
3- Cool Previews
This is a free browser add-on that lets you preview links and media without leaving your current page. Simply mouseover any link and a preview window instantly appears with your content.
4- You Send It
This is a cool tool to send, sync and securely share files and folders from any device.
5- Watch That Page
WatchThatPage is a service that enables you to automatically collect new information from your favorite pages on the Internet. You select which pages to monitor, and WatchThatPage will find which pages have changed, and collect all the new content for you. The new information is presented to you in an email and/or a personal web page. You can specify when the changes will be collected, so they are fresh when you want to read them.
6- HTML2 PDF
HTML 2PDF allows users to easily convert the content of any web page into PDF
7- Mail Big File
Mail Big File is a web platform that you can use to send large file attachment.
8- Dark Copy
DarkCopy is a full screen text editor that for distraction free writing
Wayfaring is a tool that allows users to create highly personalized maps.
This is a PDF tool that lets you protect your documents with password, encrypt files, and digitally sign documents. You can also use it to create PDF files from virtually any document