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Top 100 tools for learning in 2008

| February 22, 2009
Top 100 Tools for Learning 2008

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Looking for what the top online tools out there are? Here is a great list compiled by a list of professionals and educators.
While you can view  their top 100 pics above, you can find the original article at the Center for Learning & Performance Technologies.
There are a ton of great tools that make the top 100. While there are some that you need to buy like Dreamweaver and an iPod, there are a plethora of free one’s ranging from audio editor Audacity to Surveymonkey which allows you to create online polls. Program-wise, there are a lot of free open source programs out there that could save your program a lot of money and give you a variety of computer tools at your disposal. From the powerful photo editing program of GIMP to Open Office which is Microsoft Office friendly, there are a lot of options out there if you can find them. This list is a great place to start. The programs here not only for classroom use, but there are a lot of great web add-ons as well that your staff could find helpful to beef up or market your site.

About the Author:

Aaron is in his 17th year of advising student media. He is currently the Director of Student Media at Francis Howell North High School in St. Charles, Missouri. He is the Journalism Education Association Digital Media Chair and co-Director of Media Now STL. He created The Next 26 and is a former Dow Jones News Fund National Journalism Teacher of the Year. You can find him on Twitter @manfull. He's a proud father. A transplanted Iowan. And an avid Hawkeye Fan.
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