Best of Free for Education




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General Repositories


internetArchiveLogo.jpgThe Internet Archive


Free Movies, Books, & Wayback Machine: A non=profit organization building a digital library of internet site and cultural artefacts in digital form providing acces to researcehrs, historians, scholars and the general public. http://www.archive.org



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Complete Web 2.0 Directory


instructables-robot-logo.jpgInstructables


Online repository of DIY. From their site "Instructables is a web-based documentation platform where passionate people share what they do and how they do it, and learn from and collaborate with others. The seeds of Instructables germinated at the MIT Media labs as the future founders of Squid Labs built places to share their projects and help others."



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Open Educational Resources

Resources, portals



Video Repositories


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TED: Ideas worth spreading

"Riveting talks by remarkable people free to the world

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external image communitySmallLogo.gifTeacherTube


Provides an online community for sharing instructional videos. They seek to fill a need for a more educationally focused, safe venue for teachers, schools, and home learners. It is a site to provide anytime, anywhere professional development with teachers teaching teachers. As well, it is a site where teachers can post videos designed for students to view in order to learn a concept or skill.


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Teacher Training Video.com:


How to do EVERYTHING. Winner of the 2008 The AWARDS Outstanding ICT Initiative winner


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A non-profit website which features over 15,000 educational videos for children arranged into a directory of over 3,000 categories.


edutube-logo.pngEduTube


Educational video search platform whose aim is to organize the best free online educational videos for viewing or download. Because sites such as YouTube are blocked in some institutions, educators can check this site for some of the same material.Videos are sorted by measure of quality, popularity and educational value. Also includes audio podcasts.


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YouTube Educational videos. Includes categories for business, education, engineering, fine arts & design, health & medicine, history, humanities, journalism & media, law, literature, mathematics, science, and social science.


academic_earth_logo.jpgAcademic Earth


A user friendly educational repository of full video courses, lectures from world scholars. Searchable by subject, university or lecturer.



Blogs



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A blog with guides, tutorials and postings on the best of free technology for teachers
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Centre for Learning & Performance Technologies (C4PL), Learning Tools Directory




100 Best Blogs for Classroom Teachers

from OnlineDegrees.net http://www.onlinedegrees.net/blog/2010/100-best-blogs-for-the-classroom-teacher/

100 Best Blogs for Tech-Savvy Teachers

from OnlineCourses.com http://www.onlinecourses.org/2009/09/13/100-best-blogs-for-tech-savvy-teachers/

12 Best Sites to get free images

http://www.techradar.com/news/internet/web/12-essential-sites-for-great-free-photos-

From OpenCulture.com


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Online Education Database Top 100 Education Blogs http://oedb.org/library/features/top-100-education-blogs


Cool Cat Teacher Blog http://www.coolcatteacher.blogspot.com/


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Captain Future e-Learning http://captainfutureelearning.blogspot.com





Search Engines



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An academic search engine for students, teachers and researchers. Includes web pages, newspapers, journals and books.
25 Best Sites for Free Educational Videos from ReSeek http://www.refseek.com/directory/educational_videos.html


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Comprehensive Knowledge Archive Network


CKAN is an registry of open content and data in an easily searchable database. CKAN Packages




Math

Open Source Math

http://www.opensourcemath.org/
http://www.opensourcemath.org/opensource_math.html

Math Blogs

Teach Science and Math K12 Blog http://www.teachscienceandmath.com/

Science

Open Source Science

http://openscience.org/links/


Handbooks



Web Tools: Applied to Teaching

An online/downloadable handbook which features 20 webtools EFL/ESL teachers can use to promote learning in the classroom.


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33 Page guide






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