e-Learning Tools for Schools
We do not focus on tools for school based e-learning at the e-Learning Centre. However, this page provides some links to tools intended for the school e-learning marketplace.
Articles in alphabetical order.
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"The Accelerated School Administrator Program (ASAP) provides individualized professional development that prepares school administrators and teachers to be effective leaders and educators. ASAP participants can enroll in a personalized professional development program that builds on individual strengths and addresses specific learner needs."
Added: 2 September 2004
"The programs's ability to be configured to create customized professional development opportunities is what makes ASAP unique. The various components of the program can be mixed and matched to meet the needs and goals of individual learners, schools, and districts.
"www.BigIQkids.com is designed for students in grades K-7 and offers award winning learning applications."
Added: 14th July 2008
"ClassroomToolkit is an Open Source movement for teachers. We offer strategic planning and management tools and tell-it-like-it is advice. We offer creative materials, reproducible modules, and tutorials that save teachers time and reduce stress. We provide a newsletter and eZine."
Added: 18 January 2006
"All you need to plan for the classroom"
"CS Group's CourseBooker is designed to help training companies sell and deliver their training and e-learning courses, resources and other learning products."
Added: 15 June 2007
"A unique monitoring and control system for IT-led classes. Broadcast video, monitor student screens, chat, text and supervise from the one screen
Added: 26 May 2004
From Shadsoft, based in Broadstairs in UK
"FluxTime Studio is a collaborative animation environment for children from 4 to 14. It is fun to use and as easy to handle as a tape recorder! Kids can create animation clips online, share them with other animators, and show them in the gallery."
Added: 23 February 2005
FluxTime can be used in animation projects to meet a range of educational objectives across the curriculum. For current projects and ideas visit www.education.fluxtime.com
"Headstart is our dedicated educational multimedia software for primary school and KS2. Suitable for 9 years and up and engages all pupils by allowing them to create exciting material easily."
Added: 14 April 2006
Headstart allows teachers and mentors to make comments directly on pupils' work, on screen, and/or email projects for comments by colleagues.
"Have you ever wished you could access your schoolwork from any internet enabled computer anywhere in the world? How often have you wished you could discuss school issues without the need for endless staff meetings? Wouldn't it be great to be able to share resources with schools in your cluster/region at the touch of a button and stop reinventing the wheel?"
Added: 26 January 2004
Solutions for primary, middle and secondary school - this vendor is based in New Zealand
"NetSchoolTools.com provides tools for organizing, generating, and editing online activities from reusable databases. Ideal for the typical school computer lab, NetSchoolTools.com also features printable versions of most activities and strong security for internet homework assignments. "
Updated: 23 January 2005
Technology for supporting school curricula with highly flexible, customized web-based activity generators.
"OPEUS is a simple sustainable online webpage making tool that is as easy to operate as a word processor. OPEUS gives a school or other learning facility the opportunity to develop eportfolios - all authenicated by staff and online learning resources. OPEUS is web based and all technical support is included - enabling the technology to support sustainable learning development without the technical drawbacks of more complicated solutions."
Added: 24 August 2003
"OPEUS for Schools - an inclusive tool to transform school improvement."
"The Learnanywhere VLE or Virtual Learning Environment is designed specifically for primary schools. Teachers of key stages 1 or 2 will find the platform easy to use, while pupils will find it fun, as well as educational. "
"If you teach KS1 or KS2 pupils, this learning platform is ideal for you."
"Online math games for school and home teach Multiplication, Subtraction, Addition, Division and more. "
Added: 29 June 2007
The website offers Flash Sight Words activities with animations and sounds
Added: 1st August 2007
Some fun flash games and activites
SP SnapShot™ enables teachers, administrators, and school districts to effectively mine, manage, analyze, report, and apply data to their school improvement initiatives. It empowers school administrators and teachers to find the information that will help them make real change in the classroom."
Added: 2 September 2004
"Sp SnapShot™ works directly with your Management Information System (MIS) department and tech specialists to import your data. Once the student data is imported, educators will be able to turn student performance data into information they can use."
"An innovative citizenship tool to give your students a voice by linking them to a polling system where opinions contend for support."
Added: 8 September 2004
"A small school registration fee applies. This fee entitles all students in your school voting access for 12 months from the date you register."
"A school or college based polling system that allows a school to sample opinion, conduct online elections and develop curriculum responses to enrich the curriculum and promote active citizenship."
Added: 8 September 2004
"An annual access fee applies."
"Elementary teachers: Enter your own words, select an activity, then print it. 40+ activities. Watch our 3 min how to video: Create 3 activities in 3 easy steps."
Added: 5 December 2004
Free 7-day demo available