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40 applications, websites, tools and resources for use in learning

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40 free tools for learning

We have listed 40 of our favourite websites, tools and resources. If you have a resource or tool that you want to add to the list let us know. We upload new resources via our twitter feed. You should follow us at

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The Awesome Highlighter >> Highlight text on web pages

Ning lets you create and join new social networks for your interests and passions.

Wired Teachers - Where C21st educators connect

Real Projects on Twitter - we share great resources that we find


YouTube - The Twitter Experiment - UT Dallas

Zamzar - Free online file conversion

Wordle - Beautiful Word Clouds

Spezify - Visual Search

Visuwords online graphical dictionary and thesaurus | Home

TED: Ideas worth spreading

HowStuffWorks - Learn How Everything Works!

IBM INNOV8 2.0 - resources for business

Corel Photo Programs - some free trials available

Hot Potatoes Home Page

Welcome to Wikispaces - Free Wikis for Everyone

Main Page - FreeMind - free mind mapping software

Gliffy - Diagram software

Prezi - The zooming presentation editor

Free PowerPoint to Flash Converter | Convert PPT to Flash Free | PowerPoint to Flash Freeware

Upload & Share PowerPoint presentations and documents

Xtranormal | Text-to-Movie

YouTube - norfolk elearning forum - our xtranormal video

animoto - the end of slideshows

animoto - real projects portfolio - an example

PhotoPeach - free photo slideshows with music

BigHugeLabs: Do fun stuff with your photos

Read The Words

Main Page - OpenSim

Scratch | Home | imagine, program, share

udutu | online learning simulations made easy - Powerful tool for creating web surveys. Online survey software made easy!

Create free online surveys and polls with - Use our award winning survey software to conduct your research.



Online Meeting, Web Conferencing, Desktop Sharing and Remote Support with Mikogo

Audacity: Free Audio Editor and Recorder

Dosize: Resize digital photo images online - Free!

Google Sketch Up - The Free and Open Productivity Suite

Visible Body | 3D Human Anatomy

Google Maps Mashup where you can view running plans around the world

Loads of resources for teachers - videos, lesson plans etc.

We Choose The Moon. An interactive experience recreating the historic Apollo 11 mission to the Moon in real time.

Xerte -- free Flash based system with built in accessibility functions

Exe - open source authoring tool

GLO Maker - creates reusable learning objects with Flash output




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