Haiku Learning is a full suite of beautiful, cloud-based tools designed to get you up and running with digital learning in minutes. Create classroom pages, add and organize content blocks, change layouts, and publish whenever you are ready. Embed content from YouTube, Google Docs, Maps, Skype and dozens of other third-party services or create your own from scratch. And when you have crafted the perfect classroom page? Resource sharing in Haiku Learning lets you share your classes, pages, and content blocks with any other Haiku Learning user--and use content in your own class created by other teachers. Free for teachers.
With this tool you can create a fun learning game (kahoot) made from a series of multiple choice questions: players answer on their own devices while games are displayed on a shared screen to unite lesson. After the game, share your own kahoot to deepen undestanding, mastery and purpose.
EU Code week
EU Code Week is a grassroots initiative which aims to bring coding and digital literacy to everybody in a fun and engaging way. This 2018 site includes plenty of information and resources about how you can get your school involved
10 facts about learning analytics
This fact sheet with associated resources put together by Contactnorth in Canada is a really useful summary of the state of learning analytics in 2018
Steven Van Zandt’s TeachRock project brings rich, multimedia educational materials to teachers and students everywhere–at no cost. The lesson plan collections and resources at teachrock.org help teachers engage students by connecting the history of popular music to classroom work across the disciplines. From social studies and language arts to geography, media studies, science, general music, and more: TeachRock has engaging and meaningful arts integration materials for every classroom.
EUN Video channel
On European Schoolnet YouTube channel you can find many of the network's project-related videos, ranging from best education practices to recordings of webinars, workshops, and other events as well as interviews with key experts and practitioners on education. European Schoolnet is a network of 30 European Ministries of Education, based in Brussels, Belgium. As a not-for-profit organisation, we aim to bring innovation in teaching and learning to key stakeholders: Ministries of Education, schools, teachers, researchers, and industry partners. Most videos are in English but quite a few have subtitles in different languages.
Digiworld interactive game
Digiworld is an interactive curriculum designed to help children, aged between 5 and 16, to develop the knowledge and skills they need to navigate the online world in a safer and more enjoyable way. The curriculum features animations, quizzes, downloadable worksheets and an information portal for parents. Developed for Telenor, Digiworld is an international initiative to support young people in developing their digital resilience and to help improve equality of support. The curriculum will soon be available in 12 languages and countries including Bangladesh, Pakistan and Myanmar.
BBC Real News resources
The BBC has produced online resources and a programme of events and workshops to support young people identifying real news and filter out fake or false information. The free online resources include the BBC iReporter interactive game which puts the player in the role of a BBC journalist working in the heart of the newsroom, as well as video masterclasses, lesson plans and classroom activities. Developed and delivered by BBC School Report, face-to-face workshops and mentoring from BBC News journalists are also being offered to secondary educational establishments in the UK. BBC School Report is a media literacy project for 11-18 year olds; this year the focus is on giving young people the skills to check the sources, information and news they are consuming and creating. For more details: firstname.lastname@example.org
EMELS Media Literacy Tool for Youth Workers
This is a useful tool which includes guidelines and resources to help youth workers develop their own (and other young people with whom they work) media and digital competencies,
Happy Onlife is a game to promote safe and responsible use of the Internet among children and adults. It is a project by Joint Research Centre @European Commission. You can either
download the Happy Online App or play the game online. If you are a teacher uoi can order a free set of game cards from email@example.com