Big History Project

This looks intriguing; I added it to my bucket list.

Big History Project

What is Big History?

13.8 billion years of history told through engaging videos, animations, articles, and classroom activities targeting middle- and high-school students

free, open, and online

Big History Project School Screenshot

Today we have more information available to us on our phones than was available in all the great libraries of Alexandria. How do we decide what claims we can trust? Big History teaches students to examine their intuition, looking at the authority, evidence, and logic of claims across disciplines and scales. Students learn to apply a thoughtful, consistent, and rigorous approach to engaging with new ideas and information and using evidence to construct effective arguments.

Register now to explore the course.

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CourseSmart has apps for iOS, Androids and Windows

Mobile Optimized

For the Best Reading Experience

You don’t have to carry a laptop around to keep your eTextbooks with you. Access them at CourseSmart.com on any web–enabled device, including tablets and smartphones.

And get free apps recommended for the iPad and Android devices for an even better CourseSmart reading experience.

CourseSmart Apps for iOS, Android and other mobile devices

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Screenr Free Instant Screencasting Web Based

Screenr’s web-based screenrecorder makes it very easy to create screen casts and share them.  Best of all it is free!

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Blended Learning Resources from Edutopia

http://www.edutopia.org/blended-learning-resources

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Moodle has a Merlot.org Plugin Which allows Users to Copy Files from Merlot to Moodle… How great is that?

For those who use Moodle as a course management system and wish to create their own Course Materials or electronic textbooks, this is great news!

https://docs.moodle.org/28/en/Merlot.org_repository

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Assistive Technology Products for Windows 8

“Assistive Technology Products for Windows

Microsoft Windows is compatible with a wide variety of assistive technology products such as screen readers, magnifiers, and specialty hardware that meet the needs of computer users with all types of impairments and provide choices at every price point. We strive to ensure that Windows is an outstanding platform for other companies to develop innovative accessible technology products. Interoperability between assistive technology products, the operating system, and software programs is critical for the assistive technology product to function properly.”

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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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