These are some resources that you might find useful for 1:1 Teaching and Learning. If you have favorite resources please feel free to add too!

EduSTAR - this is the current list of resources on eduSTAR (on student netbooks and soon to be on all school machines)

A very cool wiki-type site that organises assignments, submissions, gradings etc. Also available as an iPhone App...very easy to use!
http://www.edmodo.com

Top 100 ideas for 1:1 Learning with technology
From http://c4lpt.co.uk/top-100-tools-for-learning-2011/

What is a “learning tool”? This could be a tool you use to create or deliver learning content/solutions for others, or a tool you use for your own personal learning.

The slideset is available on Slideshare and is embedded below, the text list appears beneath it:



KEY:

Previous years rankings shown in grey | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007

F = free, P = paid for, D = download, O = online

Top 30

  1. Twitter - micro-sharing site | 1 | 1 | 11 | 43= F O
  2. YouTube - video-sharing tool | 2 | 3 | 18 | 22= F O
  3. Google Docs – collaboration suite (incl Google Forms) | 3 | 5 | 7 | 14 F O
  4. Skype - instant messaging/VoIP tool | 6 | 11= | 4 | 3= F/P D
  5. WordPress - blogging tool | 8 | 6 | 5 | 6=6= F O/D
  6. Dropbox - file synching software | 13 | 71= | – | - F/P O/D
  7. Prezi - presentation software | 12 | 28 | - | - F O
  8. Moodle - course management system | 10 | 14= | 9 | 12= F/D
  9. Slideshare - presentation sharing site | 5 | 7 | 20 | 31 F O
  10. (Edu)Glogster - interactive poster tool | 25 | 55= | – | - F O
  11. Wikipedia - collaborative encyclopaedia | 16 | 17 | 13 | 26= F O
  12. Blogger/Blogspot - blogging tool | 14 | 14= | 10 | 9 F O
  13. diigo - social annotation tool | 15 | 22= | 35= | 72= F O
  14. Facebook - social network | 9 | 31= | 24 | 17= F O
  15. Google Search - search engine | 11 | 8 | 6 | 3 F O
  16. Google Reader - RSS reader | 7 | 4 | 3 | 7= F O
  17. Evernote - note-taking tool | 23 | 27 | – | 16= F D
  18. Jing - screen capture tool | 17 | 20 | 26= | - F D
  19. PowerPoint - presentation software | 21 | 13 | 8 | 5 P D
  20. Gmail - web-based email service | 31 | 21 | 14 | 7= F O
  21. LinkedIn - prof social network | 30 | 38= | 30= | 31= F O
  22. Edmodo - edu social networking site | 46 | 88 | – | - F O
  23. Wikispaces - wiki tool | 17 | 29 | 19 | 15 F/P O
  24. Delicious - social bookmarking tool | 4 | 2 | 1 | 2 F O
  25. Voicethread - collaborative slideshows | 19 | 19 | 23 | – F/P O
  26. Google+ - social network - F O Highest placed new tool
  27. Animoto - videos from images | 28 | 31= | - | - F O
  28. Camtasia- screencasting tool | 27 | 26 | 26= | 50= P D
  29. Audacity - sound editor/recorder | 24 | 9= | 12 | 11 F D
  30. TED Talks - inspirational videos F O New

31- 65

  1. Yammer - private microsharing platform | 68 | 71= | – | - F/P O
  2. Google Earth - virtual globe | 41 | 43= | 40=| 40= F D
  3. Scoopit - curation software – F O New
  4. PBWorks - wiki tool | 33 | 34 | 35= | 43= F/P O
  5. Google Apps - branded app suite | 34 | 38= | 68= | - F/P O
  6. flickr - photo sharing site | 20 | 18 | 15 | 16 F O
  7. Tweetdeck - Twitter client | 37 | 43= | - | - F D
  8. Google Maps - online maps | 58 | 67 | 34 | 36= F O
  9. Wordle - word cloud generator | 22 | 30 | - | – F O
  10. Voki- speaking avatar creator | 75 | - | – | - F O
  11. Symbaloo - Internet portal/dashboard F O New
  12. Word - word processing software | 60 | 36= | 22 | 10 P D
  13. Google Sites - wiki/website tool | 39= | 71= | 59= | - F O
  14. iPad and apps - New
  15. Google Chrome - web browser | 44 | 55= | – | - F D
  16. Articulate – e-learning software | 43 | 24 | 25 | 22= P D
  17. Snagit - screen capture tool | 42 | 25 | 21 | 26= P D
  18. Adobe Captivate - demo/scenario tools | 38 | 22= | 30= | 17= P D
  19. Vimeo - video sharing site | 70 | – | - | - F O
  20. Geogebra - maths software for schools – F D New
  21. Screenr - screencasting tool | 58 | 55= | – | – F O
  22. Mindmeister - mindmapping software | 73= | 55= | 42= | - P D
  23. Picasa - photo organiser | 46 | 63 | - | 57= F D
  24. Wallwisher - online noticeboard | - 26 | - | - | - F O
  25. iPhone/iPod Touch and apps | 39 | 31= | 50= | 43=
  26. Scribd - document sharing tool | 54 | 71=| 83= | 50= F O
  27. Ning - private social networking plat form | 31 | 11= | 16 | 31= P O
  28. eFront - course management system F/P D/O New
  29. Adobe Connect - web conferencing tool | 61 | 41= | 66= | 72= P O
  30. Elluminate/Blackboard Collaborate - web conferencing | 35 | 43= | 50= | 50= P O
  31. OpenOffice - office suite | 61 | 71= | 41= | 31= F D
  32. Storybird - collaborative storytelling | 71 | – | – | - F O
  33. Knol - share what you know – F O New
  34. LiveBinders - 3-ring binder for the web | 61 | – | – | – F O
  35. Sharepoint - intranet platform | 75= | 50= | – | - P D

66-100

In this the bottom 1/3rd of the list, there are a lot of tied places.
  1. iTunes and iTunesU - music/podcast player/site | 51 | 41= | 28 | 26= F/P D
  2. Mahara - e-portfolio platform F D New
  3. lino - online stickies F O New
  4. Outlook - email client | 95 | 67= | 38= | 17= P D
  5. Posterous - blogging software | 36 | 55= | – | - F O
  6. Storify - makes stories using social media F O New
  7. Udutu - collaborative course authoring tool | 95 | 64= | – | - F/P O
  8. Hootsuite - social media dashboard | 74= | – | – | – F D
  9. BigBlueButton - web conferencing F O New
  10. Edublogs - educational blogging tool | 48 | 49 | 59= | 72= F O
  11. Etherpad + clones - real-time text collab | 50 | 71= | – | - F O
  12. iGoogle - personalised start page | 44 | 16 | 17 | 17= F O
  13. iMovie - Video editing software | 95 | 88= | 66= | - P D
  14. Khan Academy - learning platform F O New
  15. SurveyMonkey - survey tool | 48= | 88= | 54= | - F/P O
  16. Excel - spreadsheet software | – | 50= | 27 P D
  17. Google Calendar - online calendar | 53 | 50= | 29 | 36= F O
  18. Kindle - ebook reader New
  19. Poll Everywhere - instant audience feedback F/P O/D New
  20. Quizlet - flash card and study games website F O New
  21. Screencast-0-matic - online screen recorder F O New
  22. TeacherTube - edu video sharing site | 90 | 64= | 80= | 57= F O
  23. Zotero - collect/manage research | 57 | – | 66= | 72= F O
  24. Blackboard - course management system | 68 | – | – | - P D
  25. Android phones and apps | 85 | - | - | -
  26. bubblus - collaborative mind mapping tool | 89 | 55= | 83= | - F O
  27. Buddypress - social networking software F D New
  28. Composica - social e-learning authoring system P D New
  29. Adobe Flash - animation authoring | 81= | 38= | 38= | 43= P D
  30. Fuze meeting - web conferencing P O New
  31. Netvibes - personal start page | 61 | 55= | 37 | 26= F O
  32. Paper.li - daily digest of tweets F O New
  33. ReadItLater - save pages for later F O New
  34. Weebly - website/blog software F O New
  35. OneNote - personal information manager | 85= | – | 66= | - P D