Technology Boot Camp 3—Cool Tools for Educators (M, S, P,W) / Rooms 250–252
Nick Sauers, Training Coordinator, CASTLE Leadership
This will be a very fast-paced session where participants are presented with a wide
variety of “cool tools” that they can easily use in their schools. Although the pace will be
fast, we will provide resources to support future implementation of the tools.

Titanpad-This is a great tool for collaborative notes. You can have up to 16 students working on the same document at the same time.
Group 1
Group 2
Group 3
Google forms-Screencast of how to create a google form.
Sample form
Timebridge
Screenr-Easily record a screencast
Shareaholic-Be sure to use the correct version for your browser.
Wordle-A tool that easily turns any group of words into a word cloud that can make a powerful visual representation.
WatchKnow-Teacher friendly videos
Bit.ly-One way to easily short long web addresses.
TodaysMeet-Tool for backchannel conversation.
Online Stopwatch-Easy way to use a timer on your projection screen.
Flickr-A HUGE collection of photos that teachers can use in their classes.
Prezi-Prezi is ann alternative to powerpoint and it is a unique way to present information.
Class blogging without emails
Cool tools wiki-Huge collection of tools to use with students!