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Free Technology

There is some useful free stuff around – and I find a lot of it through Free Technology for Teachers

Yesterday it was FlickrPoet It doesn’t do much – you type some words, and FlickrPoet comes up with matching images.

I wandered lonely as a cloud …..  becomes

I wandered lonely as a cloud click to enlarge

Which just about exhausts my poetry knowledge, but you can use FlickrPoet for things which are not at all poetic.
A “random” phrase from page 4 of the Education Guardian 26.1.10  caught my eye …. “[The review due in June headed by Chris Banks current Chair of LSC will] review the list of learners entitled to free classes.”

”]Nothing too elaborate – but I will add it to the toolbox of possibilities for adding to PowerPoint presentations or Prezi

And it is free, and just as important,  it doesn’t need a log-in with yet another username and password.



January 27, 2010 - Posted by | info tech | ,

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