SEN Teacher – Free Resources

SEN Teacher provides cost-free teaching & learning resources for students with special needs and learning disabilities. All the resources available or listed here are free for use in schools, colleges and at home. The Print Page has a selection of printable worksheets, handouts and teaching aids most of which can …

Apple Announces the iPhone

Steve Jobs introduced the iPhone today, a combo mobile phone – video iPod – e-mail & web browser with a 3.5″ touch screen, plus built-in 2 megapixel camera, microphone, speaker, Bluetooth and more. Given that the iPhone will also use Mac OSX, plus widgets, plus built-in maps, plus phone, plus …

Internet4Classrooms

The Internet4Classrooms site has great resources for teachers, including K-12 links, assessment help, on-line tutorials and practice for common K-12 applications, and “Daily Dose of the Web” – a changing set of useful links.http://www.internet4classrooms.com/ powered by performancing firefox

Read-Write-Think.org

Read-Write-Think offers several free online tools to promote student writing – an acrostic poem, an alphabet organizer, animal inquiry, bio cube, book cover creator, book cover guide, … all the way down to Word Movers and a Word Wizard. powered by performancing firefox

Google Language Tools

www.google.com/language_tools lets you: search for pages written in a specific language search pages located in a specific country translate a block of text to and from English and a variety of other languages translate a web page powered by performancing firefox

TRLD – Annual Conference

The annual TRLD Conference, held in San Francisco, is one of my all-time favorite conferences. It’s a great place to learn, connect with others, and be inspired by the wonderful ideas of top-notch colleagues. This is not a sit-back-and-watch conference, but one where you’ll take an active roll and come …

Publish, Publish, Publish!

The Publish, Publish, Publish! section of Haugen’s Tech Tips includes how to’s, samples and web resources. The opportunity to publish inspires students to collaborate on, refine and share their best creative work.  We’ll explore and compare a variety of elementary publishing projects – a school newspaper, and a school anthology, …

A Vision for Learning – Digital Cameras & iPhoto for Kids

The Vision for Learning section of Haugen’s Tech Tips includes how to’s, samples and web resources. Digital photography empowers students to learn and communicate about math, science, history, reading, writing, and even social skills. In this lively and practical workshop, learn photography basics and tricks while exploring classroom-tested, curriculum-based projects. …

My Web Site and This Blog

As I explore the blog world more, it’s been a while since I last updated my Haugen’s Tech Tips Page, but there’s still quite a bit of useful information there on digital photography, student publishing and designing school web sites. powered by performancing firefox

Grab a free blog, just for teachers

If you’d like to start your own blog, consider using www.edublogs.org. This free service gives you a variety of templates and options to choose from, and hosts your blog. Post and edit your blog entries right in your browser, from any computer, anywhere. It’s quick, easy and free. You can …