TECHNOLOGY FOR ALL
Khan Academy: Free website that supplies a online collection of more than 3,000 micro lectures via video tutorials stored on YouTube teaching mathematics, history, healthcare and medicine, finance, physics, chemistry, biology, astronomy, economics, cosmology, organic chemistry, American civics, art history, microeconomics and computer science.
Departments: Department specific technology for Career Technology, English, Family & Consumer Sciences, Health, Industrial Technology, Mathematics, Modern Language, Non-Departmental, Physical Education, Science, Social Science, Special Education, and Visual & Performing Arts
HHS Library Catalog (Destiny): HUSD library database of books and other resources available to students and staff
Wikipedia: A free, web-based, collaborative, multilingual encyclopedia that is written and edited by the public, favoring consensus over credentials in its editorial processes.
Edmodo: Provides teachers and students a secure place to connect and collaborate, share content educational applications, and access homework, grades, class discussions and notifications. Their goal is to help educators harness the power of social media to customize the classroom for each and every learner.
BrainPop: Animated education lectures, activities and quizzes for all subjects
Spicynodes: A website devoted to creating interactive graphic organizers and thought charts.
Wordle: A word cloud generator for student engagement.
Bartleby.com: Non-copyrighted literature, poetry, and prose resource
EasyBib: Free automatic bibliography and citation maker
Perdue OWL (online writing lab): A website devoted to assisting student writing and a useful resource for help regarding MLA format
Dropbox: A web-based, cloud file storage service that allows you to store and selectively share your digital files on the internet. The first 2 gigabytes are free.
Google: Search engine, Mail, Calendar, Google Docs and much more
Google Docs: Google Docs (part of Google Drive) is a free, web-based office suite that includes word processing, spreadsheets, forms, presentations and more + data storage service that allows users to create and edit documents online while collaborating in real-time with other users. Staff: Google Apps Set Up for HUSD Accounts
iPad: The Ultimate Guide to Using the iPad in the Classroom, including recommended educational apps for the iPad
Microsoft Office : Word processor, Excel spreadsheet, PowerPoint presentation, and Outlook email & calendar
Option 1 - Training people in how to use Microsoft Office and Microsoft Office Products. It's a game that people play and learn how to use Office while playing.
Option 2 - Site that does training for all office products 2003 through 2010. Comprehensive, main portal.
Option 3 - Free, quick reference guides for all Office products
Polls Everywhere: A free student polling service using mobile phones. Responses are displayed live in PowerPoint, Keynote, or the web. A great check for understanding tool.
Prezi: Prezi is a free, cloud-based presentation software and storytelling tool for exploring and sharing ideas upon a virtual canvas. A much more visually-appealing alternative to Powerpoint presentations that is also web-based
Zangle: Student Information System (SIS), including gradebook, attendance, contact information, etc.
YouTubeEdu: Free educational videos by subject and course (eg: primary/secondary, university, Math, Algebra)