Social Media Resources

Found all of these resources through the ECMP 355 course thanks to Alec Couros.

When I have more time I will be going through the resources and only keeping my favourites. If you have any comments on any of these resources please share!

21st Century Learning in Practice (videos):

Communication/Networking Tools & Tutorials

  • Tumblr (media-friendly blog platform)
  • Skype (most popular video/audio conferencing tool)
  • WordPress.com (a simple and free, hosted, blogging platform)
  • WordPress.org (where you can get WordPress software if you want to host it yourself)
  • Kidblog.org (WordPress-based tool for hosting & managing student blogs easily)
  • Weebly (easy to use website creator and blogging tool)
  • Wix (free and easy, Flash website creator)
  • join.me (video/audio conferencing tool
  • WizIQ (virtual classroom for online teaching and learning)
  • Google Plus (Google’s social ntwork)
  • About.me (Identity management)
  • Twiducate – social networking for schools

Productivity Tools

  • Scribd (easy document hosting & management tool)
  • Learnboost (online grade management tool)
  • Titanpad (collaborative realtime writing)

Screencasting, Video, Photos, Audio

Presentation Tools

Collaborating Thinking/Writing Tools

Referencing/Attribution Tools

  • BibMe (online referencing tool)
  • EasyBib (another online referencing tool)
  • Plagium (plagiarism detection)
  • Zotero (great research tool for organization, citation, bibliographies)
  • Mendeley (a free reference manager and academic social network)

Polls & Surveys

Media Resources

Mobile Tools

Online Videos

One thought on “Social Media Resources

  1. I also did some videoconferencing last year and i really love it. Videoconferencing is very exciting since you can conduct a meeting without being physically present. :*.”; Ciao medicine site

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