Free Online Tools and Applications to Improve Teaching and Learning
Zoaib Mirza, Adler School of Professional Psychology, United States
Global TIME, in Online, Publisher: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE)
We all have different learning styles. Fortunately, with the advent of online tools and applications, it is convenient for both faculty and students to create, share, and produce information for visual, auditory, and tactile learners. Not all schools, colleges, and universities can afford to buy online tools and applications, which are launched every year. Therefore as educators we should look out for latest free applications, which can be successfully used for announcement, presentation, collaboration, and support in an On-Campus, Hybrid, and Online settings. This session will show how applications like DimDim, Google Sites, Prezi, MindMesiter, Delicious, Slideshare, Wordle, YouTube, Audacity, PBwork and, Google and Zoho Doc can make both teaching and learning engaging and exciting. Not only the attendees will get an overview of these technologies, but they will also be provided with Use Cases to understand its pedagogical use and application.
Mirza, Z. (2011). Free Online Tools and Applications to Improve Teaching and Learning. In Proceedings of Global TIME -Online Conference on Technology, Innovation, Media & Education (p. 290). Online,: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE).
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