TECHNOLOGY TOOLS FOR ELEMENTARY EDUCATORS
In this current growing age of technology, it is essential for teachers to integrate technology to accommodate to the generation of 21st century learners. Using technology as a tool for teaching not only stimulates, intrigues and engages learners, providing a fun and ‘different’ way to learn, but it also simultaneously helps address twenty first century skills as well as curriculum standards.
On this page, you will find a compilation of technology tools for educators to use in the elementary classroom. Please note that the following tools may change in function and usability, just as everything on the Internet evolves. Please inform me should a hyperlink be broken and/or the web tool not function as described so this list can be updated. Should you come across a valuable application of the tool for teaching or learning, please share so examples can be added to the table.
The technology tools have been organized into several different categories. You may scroll and explore the page, or if you are interested in looking at a specific category, select one of the categories to the right on the floating anchor menu.
CONCEPT MAPPING, DIAGRAMMING
& GRAPHIC ORGANIZERS
DIGITAL STORYTELLING & eBOOK MAKERS
INTERACTIVE PIN BOARD/WHITEBOARD
MOVIE MAKERS & EDITORS
(e.g. curating tools)