Canva is a free image creating website that allows users to easily create great looking graphics. Canva makes it very easy to create images, most elements of the image can be simply dragged and dropped onto your blank slate. Canva also allows you to upload your own images to add to your graphic.
Animoto is a website that allows users to create slideshow videos. Videos are stored in the cloud and can be worked on from any computer with internet access. Also, teachers can get a pro account free for one year!
Smore allows users to create digital flyers that can be easily shared and accessed by anyone interested. The great thing about Smore is that it allows admin/teachers to embed photos and videos right in the flyer to easily share what is going on in the school.
Quizizz is a game-based formative assessment website that lets you assess your students in a fun and engaging way. Quizizz is self-paced which allows the students to finish as quickly or slowly as they need to. Quizizz also offers a homework option which allows students to complete the assessment game on their own time using an access code provided by the teacher.
What is HSTRY?
HSTRY allows users to create interactive, digital time-lines that can be easily shared online. Teachers can create timelines using pictures, videos, text, and gifs, and upload those timelines to their HSTRY class page. Students in your course can create their own timelines or collaboratively work on content shared by the teacher.
Twitter is quite possibly the best place for a teacher who wants to personalize their professional development to go. Whether it's sharing ideas, chatting with teachers, or following hashtags, Twitter allows teachers to connect and share on a level never seen before.