Guide to Web 2.0 tools from Priyanka Gupta and EdTech Review

Ed Tech Review

The list  by Priyanka Gupta and Ed Tech Review includes instructional tools that might help you change your style of instruction for improvement, as well as other web 2.0 tools categorized under tools for:

  • Curation and Aggregation
  • Bookmarking
  • Assessment
  • Collaboration and Communication
  • Assignments and Course Management
  • Gamification
  • Productivity
  • Blogging
  • Storage

Some highlights from the guide:

BagTheWeb helps users curate Web content. For any topic, you can create a bag to collect, publish, and share any content from the Web.

Photopin – The tool makes it very simple to search creative commons photos, shows you a preview of the photo and then provides you with the option to download the image in multiple sizes. One of the key feature is that you get the attribution link in HTML so that you can add it to the HTML editor of your blogging software.

Cacoo is an online flowchart generator that includes real-time collaboration. This means multiple individuals can access and edit the diagram at the exact same time. Cacoo also has a chat feature within the flowchart software so each user can chat and exchange ideas while editing the charts. Memo fields let you keep track of ideas and exchanges, or note who has been involved with the collaboration.

To read in detail about each category and all the web 2.0 tools, please request the document here.

Priyanka is a blogger by profession and has an increasing interest to write about the edtech space. While writing she keeps in mind the educators to come up with right resources and ideas which might be relevant for them in relation to effective use of technology in their profession and institutions/classrooms.