Great List of software, apps to increase creativity

Free online resources to spark creativity  need to scroll down a bit to see the impressive list

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30 apps for Educators and Students from eSchool News

30 apps for educators and students from eSchool news

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HippoCampus- Free Math Videos for Jr., Sr. High School and College Students

HippoCampus is a free, core academic web site that delivers rich multimedia content–videos, animations, and simulations–on general education subjects to middle-school and high-school teachers and college professors, and their students, free of charge. Teachers project HippoCampus content during classroom learning and assign it for computer labs and homework. Students use the site in the evenings for study and exam prep. Users do not need to register or log in to use the site.

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Tools for Life AppFinder from Georgia Tech

Save time and energy by searching specific categories like notetaking, screen readers, organization, relaxation, hearing, or money readers.

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Free (but not Open) Copyrighted Textbooks


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“11 Excellent Sites for Free Digital Textbooks” from Campus Technology

Great article for review of free digital textbooks for college students.

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How to use screen readers to download, open and read books from

This is such great work by National Center on Accessible Instructional Materials; I am so grateful for all the work they have done to provide solutions to the increasing challenges by new versions of software and operating systems.  Kudos to you AIM.  I was having a problem opening a book in Kurzweil 3000 version 12 on a Windows 7 & 8 machines, which left me frustrated… until this morning when I found this site with training videos for several text readers.  I opened the Kurzweil 3000 videos and was so happy to see one that addressed my problem, tried it and it worked!!!

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