101 Days of Free Tech for Teachers, Day 31 Become a cinematic storyteller with FrameBlast. Anyone with a camera can simply record, mix, and view their very own movies. FrameBlast offers fun effects and music that you can add to your clips to bring them to life with no editing experience necessary. Once a video is finished, individuals have the option of keeping it private or sharing it over email and social media. Teachers can use this app to create video tutorials or for flipped classrooms, and students can use it for project-based learning.
How We Decide Which Free Tech Tools to Feature
Yup, there are thousands of apps, tools, services, websites, and other offerings — many free — designed for teachers and students. So, how do we sort through all of those to feature the ones which are most useful and interesting? Well… we start by sorting through thousands of these things… then we talk to the presenters in the SimpleK12 Teacher Learning Community and watch their videos closely… then we talk to many of the members in the Teacher Learning Community, teachers just like you who are using these apps and tools day in and day out. We've been doing this for over 30 years and have, in that time, developed a sense for what's good and bad. Have we missed something that we should feature here? Most certainly. So, let us know in the Comments section what we should take a look at and we'll throw 'em into the hopper.
Carolina Fransen is the EdTech Apps and Tools Editor at SimpleK12.com. She writes regularly about the use of educational technology in K-12 classrooms. If you have an app, tool, website, or service that you think we should know about, please send your information or tip to email@example.com.
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