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Technology Resources for the Classroom

                             General Resources                                                                                                                                                                                 
​ ​* = Completely free or includes a free version​​​​​​​​                                             

Assessment Tools                                               
Bloom's Digital Taxonomy​ *                                                  

Blog/Website Creaters                                                                                                                                                
Weebly *           
Wordpress *                                                

CCC Tech Webpages                           
Instructional Technology Blog​ -- Managed by Wright College

Citation Tools                                                                       Teaching Resources *                                                                            
Chicago Manual of Style Resources​ *                                                                                                                         
Easy Bib *                                                                       Teaching Resources​ ​*                                                                                       
Pearson Writer​​                                                                                                                            
Purdue OWL​ *                                                   

Adobe ​Connect​ *                                                             
Class Pager​ *                                                     
Doodle Poll​ *                                                 
Edmodo​ *                                                
Evernote​ *                          
Explain Everything​                                                       
OneDrive​ * (Included as part of CCC's Microsoft Office)                    
Poll Everywhere​ *                       
Primary Pad *                                                    
Remind​ *                                                                                                                                                 
Skype​ *                                                                                                                      
Survey Monkey​ *                                                    
Voice Thread​ * (Included as part of Blackboard)
Wimba *                                                

Content Providers                                               
Bureau of Labor Statistics​ *                                                                                      
Chronozoom​ *                                                                                              
Digg​ *                                                                                                                                                  
Diigo​​ *                                                                                                                                                        
Feedly​ *                                                                                   
Kahn Academy​​ *                                                         
Open Education Consortium​ *                                                                                                                           
Politifact *                                                                                              
PressReader *                                                                                                                      
Snopes *                                        

Game/Learning Activity Creators                                        
Educaplay​ * --Create online learning activities   
Goose Chase​* --Create scavenger hunt games                              
Jeopardy Rocks​ * --Create online Jeopardy games​                                       
Kahoot​ *--Create educational games                                    
Kubbu *--Create online learning activities                                    

Able2Extract​ --Convert PDFs into Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher, and more                                  
Book Creator​--Design and create ebooks                                               
Camtasia--Video editor and screen recorder                                                                       
Connect--McGraw-Hill product; a web-based assignment and assessment platform                                                  
Dropbox​ *--File sharing program                                                                                             
Educreations​ * --A recordable, interactive whiteboard                      
GCF LearnFree​ *--Free instruction on basic technologies
GCF LearnFree Microsoft Office​ *--Learn Microsoft Office
Google Calendar *--Keep track of assignments and important due dates                                                  
Google Drive * --Cloud storage and file backup                                                  
Google Keep​ * --Create your own sticky notes                                                  
How To Geek​ * --A website of tech-related articles and how-to information                                   
Jing * --Add visual elements to online conversations                                       
LiveBinders​ *--Create online eportfolios                                             
OneNote​ * --Digital note-taking program included with CCC's Microsoft Office                                         
Popcorn Maker * --Create interative videos 
ProProfs​ * --Create quizzes                             
Quizlet​ * --Create and search for online study sets                                                                      
Screencast * --Store and share content
Screencast-o-matic​ * --Create and share screen recordings
Seesaw​ * --Create digital portfolios
Snagit--Screen capture software                                                                                                                                  
Symbaloo * --Cloud-based visual rescource management tool that can be used to create lesson plans, research projects, and personalized learning experiences                          
TeacherKit​ *--Classroom management system
TedEd * ​--Create a lesson based on a Ted Talk or YouTube video                                           
Timetoast​ * --Create visual timelines
Triptico * --Create interactive lessons that can be shared with students or other instructors                                           
University of Arizona Tutorials * --Videos and PowerPoint tutorials (there are one hundred and eleven) on a variety of subjects from how to cite sources to how to create a LinkedIn profile                                              
Wolfram Alpha​ * --An online computational knowledge engine that generates answers to questions             

MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses)                                                                                                              
Coursera​ *                                                                                                          
Educause * --Articles on MOOCs                                                                                                             
edX *           
FUN--Freedom to Study​ *             
iTunesU *                                                                                             
Khan Academy *                                                                                                               
MOOC List of Upcoming Courses *             
Open Learning Initiative​ *                                                                                                   
Saylor *                                                                                                              
Technology Review * --Article: "What are MOOCs Good For?"                                     
Udemy *                                                         

Audacity * --Audio software for editing and recording                                                                                         
Blog Talk Radio​ *                                   
iVideo * --Download and convert online videos                                                                                                          
Pandora​ *                                                                                                                    
Spotify *                                                                                                                 
Ted Talks​ *                                                                                                                     
YouTube *                                                                                                                    
Vimeo *                                             

Online Tutoring                                               
Smarthinking​ * (CCC has purchased a license, and the program is accessible through Blackboard)

Outlining Tools                                                                                                                                     
Wisemapping​ *                                             

Plagiarism Resources                                                                                    
Lycoming College Plagiarism Game *                                                                                  
Plagiarism Checker​ *                                                                                 
Plagtracker​ *                                      

Presentation Tools                                                                                                                                               

Search Engines that Don't Track                                                                                                                           

Social Media                                                
Facebook​ *                                                                                           
Flickr​ *                                                
Google+​ *                                                
Twitter​​ *                                                



        Discipline-Specific Resources                                                                                     


Child Development                  

Grammarly *                                            
Grammar Girl​ *                                               
Harvard University Writing Resources​ *                                               
The Little Seagul Handbook Exercises​ *                                            

Foreign Languages                                               
Francais Interactif​ *                                                                 
BBC Italian *

Google Maps​ *                                               

Library Science                                               
Guide to Teaching Source Credibility​ *                                               
LIS101​ *                                              

Desmos *
HWC Math Resource Center​ * -- Maintained by Prof. LaNisha Thomas
MyOpenMath​ *                                           
Open Educational Resources ​* --Prof. Jeff Swigart's sabbatical project           
Open Text Book Store ​*                                           
Purple Math​ *                                              

Dr. Betotte​                                                      
Pro Metronome *                                              
Seventh String Fake Book Index *                                              
Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy​ *                                              


Virtual Labs​ *          

American Rhetoric *          
Secrets of Body Language​ *        

Current Best Practices in Online Teaching and Learning

Best Practices in Online Teaching​--YouTube video created by Northern Illinois University (NIU)
Education World​                                                                       
Educause Library--To find articles on online teaching and learning, click "Teaching and Learning"                                 
Faculty Focus--Blended and flipped learning articles​                       
Faculty Focus--Online education articles
Faculty Focus​--Teaching with technology articles                                                                                                         
Global Society of Online Literacy Educators​                                                                         
Guide to Teaching Online Courses​--Published by the National Education Association
Inside Higher Ed​
Online Learning Consortium--CCC is an institutional member, which includes free access to current research and webinars.​​​​​​​​​​                                                                                                            
Penn State World Campus--Faculty development articles                       
Protecting Student Privacy--U.S. Department of Ed article on online privacy, confidentiality, and security                       
Six Instructional Best Practices for Online Engagement and Retention​--An academic article                       
Transforming the Teaching and Learning Environment--A series of virtual conferences presented by Pennsylvania State's System of Higher Education                                                                                                           

Broken or incorrect links? Any additional resources you would like to share? Please email Elisabeth Greer at