Edcamp Boston 2011 Smackdown

SpyPig

To see if people are reading your emails

spypig.com

Join Me: Rendering laser pointers pointless since 2010

join.me

Allows people to see on their computer what you see on yours including telephone, screen sharing

YouTube Spotlight

http://goo.gl/HmHwE

Create links within YouTube videos to create interactive videos

(create Choose Your Own Adventures on YouTube)

in your account, edit your video and choose annotate and spotlight

JellyCam

http://www.jellycam.co.uk/

stop motion time lapse videos (no sound) but can import it into a movie editor

Zoom.it

Turns infographics into interactive infographics

Kids Open Dictionary Builder

http://dictionary.k12opened.com/

Build a database of definitions that are in the public domain

Pixton

pixton.com

comic creator--basic account is free (fee based school version available too)

Random.org

randomly create groups for your class

Anki

http://www.ankisrs.net/

Create smart flash cards

CoboCards

http://www.cobocards.com/en/

Create interactive flash cards

Khan Academy

http://www.khanacademy.org

Huge database of videos and other mathematical media (with captions)

Zen.do

http://zen.do

Creates notecards (a lot like Quizlet)

PaperRater

paperrater.com

Online text editor; will also check for plagiarism (middle school and up)

Stor-i-fy

http://storify.com

Will search your search terms across social media so you can collate related information into one “story”

IPEVO Document Camera

http://www.ipevo.com

nice solution for an inexpensive document camera

Sketchfu

sketchfu.com

Elementary form of screencasting with drawing capabilities

Big Nerd Ranch

bignerdranch.com

classroom clicker response system through the web

Splash Top Remote

http://www.splashtop.com/remote

Wirelessly connect your iPad to your desktop (does not have to be on the same wireless network)

Jump Desktop

http://jumpdesktop.com/

Remote control computers with the app and works through firewalls (not free)