50 Tools    that didn’t  quite make the2011 Top 100 Tools for Learning list          Compiled by Jane Hart Centre for Lear...
The Top 100 Tools for Learning 2011 was compiledfrom the Top 10 Tools lists of 531 learningprofessionals worldwide. You ca...
AUDIOBOOMobile and web platform     Cost: Freeto record and share audio                            Available: Online   www...
AVIARYA suite of image editors                Cost: Free   www.aviary.com                       Available: Online         ...
BLABBERIZEMake a talking picture   Cost: Freewww.blabberize.com       Available: Online                                   ...
CAMSTUDIOScreen recording software   Cost: Free  www.camstudio.org         Available: Download,                           ...
CROCODOCReview a Word doc, fill out   Cost: Free a PDF form, mark up an     image and more                              Av...
DOODLEEasy scheduling    Cost: Free, Premium                   version availablewww.doodle.com                   Available...
DRUPAL   Content management                   Cost: Freeplatform powering millions      of websites and                   ...
ELGGOpen source social                  Cost: Freenetworking engine                                    Available: Download...
FIREFOX + ADDONSAward winning open source              Cost: Free      web browser                                       A...
FLIPBOARDYour (pocket-sized)   Cost: Freesocial magazine for iPad and iPhone                      Available: Downloadwww.f...
FREEMINDOpen source mind mapping               Cost: Free          tool                                       Available: D...
GAGGLESuite of safe online   Cost: Free  learning tools                       Available: Downloadwww.gaggle.net           ...
GARAGEBANDPersonal recording studio               Cost: Free with Macs  www.apple.com/ilife/                  Available: w...
GOANIMATE Make your own    Cost: Freeanimated videos                  Available: Onlinegoanimate.com                      ...
GOOGLE ALERTS Email updates of latest               Cost: Free relevant Google search         results                     ...
GOOGLE ART PROJECT   Explore museums from around the world, discover    Cost: Free    and view hundreds ofartworks at incr...
GOOGLE BOOKS Search the latest index of    Cost: Free  the worlds books. Findmillions of great books youcan preview or rea...
GOOGLE SCHOLARA simple way to broadly               Cost: Free  search for scholarly       literature                     ...
GOOGLE SKETCHUP3D modeling for everyone     Cost: Free    Pro: Add powerfulmodeling, presentation and                     ...
GOOGLE TRANSLATEType text or a website   Cost: Freeaddress or translate a      document                         Available:...
GOTOMEETINGOnline meeting, webinar               Cost: Paid for and conferencing tool                                     ...
ILIASFlexible and powerful open    Cost: Free      source learning   management system                              Availa...
INSTAPAPERA simple tool to save web   Cost: Free pages for reading later                            Available:  www.instap...
IPADIOBroadcast from any phone               Cost: Free   to the Internet live                                       Avail...
ISSUUCollect, share and publish   Cost: Free in a format designed tomake your documents look      their very best        A...
KEYNOTE Apple’s presentation                Cost: Paid for      software                                     Available: Do...
KIDBLOG  Designed for elementary     Cost: Freeand middle school teachers who want to provide each student with an individ...
LECTORAFor fast and simple online             Cost: Paid for, Free Trial  course development                              ...
MINDJET Visually capture, organize            Cost: Paid for, Free Trial  and communicate ideasand information effectively...
MINDOMO  Mindmapping and        Cost: Free and paid forbrainstorming software   versions www.mindomo.com         Available...
MOVIEMAKERMake movies from your photos             Cost: Paid for, Free Trial        and videoswindows.microsoft.com/en-S/...
MUSEUMBOXThis site provides the tools   Cost: Free   for you to build up anargument or description of     an event, person...
PAINT.NET  Image and photo editing               Cost: Freesoftware for computers that       run Windows                  ...
PHOTOPEACH     Upload photos and make               Cost: Free slideshows, share your shows    via email IM or Facebook,em...
PICNIKMakes your photos fabulous               Cost: Free, Premium versionwith easy to use yet powerful        editing too...
POPPLETPopplet is a platform for   Cost: Free      your ideas                            Available: Online  www.popplet.co...
QUIA     Create your own          Cost: Paid for, Freeeducational games, quizzes,   trail class Web pages, surveys        ...
QUORA  A constantly improving      Cost: Freecollection of questions and          answers                              Ava...
SCHOOLTUBEA video sharing site for   Cost: Freestudents and teachers                           Available: Onlinewww.school...
SECONDLIFE A virtual world – a highly            Cost: Freeimaginative, creative world                                    ...
SUMMIFY Creates a beautiful daily     Cost: Free   summary of the most relevant news from your    social networks, and    ...
TOONDOOCreate and share your own              Cost: Free       comic strips                                       Availabl...
TUMBLRMicro-blogging site –                Cost: Freean easy way to share everything you find                             ...
USTREAM   In just minutes you can               Cost: Freebroadcast and interact with aglobal audience from one to        ...
VIALOGUES     Have meaningful        Cost: Freediscussions around videos                            Available: Online  www...
WIGGIOMakes it easy to work   Cost: Free     in groups                        Available: Online www.wiggio.com            ...
WIXCreate a Flash website         Cost: Free   www.wix.com                 Available: Online                              ...
WOLFRAM ALPHA Answer questions, do math,     Cost: Free  instantly get facts, create    plots, calculators, unit conversio...
XTRANORMALReal-time moving making              Cost: Free        software   www.ustream.tv                                ...
ZOHO  An online office suite that            Cost: Free   includes the main wordprocessing, spreadsheet andpresentation to...
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  1. 1. 50 Tools that didn’t quite make the2011 Top 100 Tools for Learning list Compiled by Jane Hart Centre for Learning & Performance Technologies
  2. 2. The Top 100 Tools for Learning 2011 was compiledfrom the Top 10 Tools lists of 531 learningprofessionals worldwide. You can see the2011 Top100 list at C4LPT.co.uk/top-100-tools-for-learning-2011/These 50 Tools didn’t quite make the list. Here theyare in alphabetical order. You can find the textual listat C4LPT.co.uk/50-tools/ Jane Hart is the Founder of the Centre for Learning & Performance Technologies. www.C4LPT.co.uk Jane is an independent consultant, speaker and writer
  3. 3. AUDIOBOOMobile and web platform Cost: Freeto record and share audio Available: Online www.audioboo.fm 1
  4. 4. AVIARYA suite of image editors Cost: Free www.aviary.com Available: Online Previous rankings 2010: 75= | 2009: - | 2008: - | 2007: - 2
  5. 5. BLABBERIZEMake a talking picture Cost: Freewww.blabberize.com Available: Online 3
  6. 6. CAMSTUDIOScreen recording software Cost: Free www.camstudio.org Available: Download, Open Source 4
  7. 7. CROCODOCReview a Word doc, fill out Cost: Free a PDF form, mark up an image and more Available: Online www.crocodoc.com 5
  8. 8. DOODLEEasy scheduling Cost: Free, Premium version availablewww.doodle.com Available: Online 6
  9. 9. DRUPAL Content management Cost: Freeplatform powering millions of websites and Available: Download, applications Open source www.drupal.org Previous rankings 2010: - | 2009: - | 2008: 54= | 2007: 72= 7
  10. 10. ELGGOpen source social Cost: Freenetworking engine Available: Download, www.elgg.org Open Source Previous rankings 2010: 90= | 2009: 53= | 2008: - | 2007: 40= 8
  11. 11. FIREFOX + ADDONSAward winning open source Cost: Free web browser Available: Download,www.mozilla.org/firefox Open source Previous rankings 2010: 29 | 2009: 9= | 2008: 2 | 2007: 1 9
  12. 12. FLIPBOARDYour (pocket-sized) Cost: Freesocial magazine for iPad and iPhone Available: Downloadwww.flipboard.com 10
  13. 13. FREEMINDOpen source mind mapping Cost: Free tool Available: Download,freemind.sourceforge.net Open source Previous rankings 2010: 85 | 2009: 71= | 2008: 54= | 2007: 50= 11
  14. 14. GAGGLESuite of safe online Cost: Free learning tools Available: Downloadwww.gaggle.net 12
  15. 15. GARAGEBANDPersonal recording studio Cost: Free with Macs www.apple.com/ilife/ Available: with Macs garageband/ Previous rankings 2010: - | 2009: 55- | 2008: 59= | 2007: - 13
  16. 16. GOANIMATE Make your own Cost: Freeanimated videos Available: Onlinegoanimate.com 14
  17. 17. GOOGLE ALERTS Email updates of latest Cost: Free relevant Google search results Available: Onlinewww.google.com/alerts Previous rankings 2010: - | 2009: 88= | 2008: 33= | 2007: 57= 15
  18. 18. GOOGLE ART PROJECT Explore museums from around the world, discover Cost: Free and view hundreds ofartworks at incredible zoom levels, and even create and Available: Onlineshare your own collection of masterpieceswww.googleartproject.com 16
  19. 19. GOOGLE BOOKS Search the latest index of Cost: Free the worlds books. Findmillions of great books youcan preview or read for free Available: Online books.google.com 17
  20. 20. GOOGLE SCHOLARA simple way to broadly Cost: Free search for scholarly literature Available: Online scholar.google.com Previous rankings 2010: - | 2009: - | 2008: 42= | 2007: 36= 18
  21. 21. GOOGLE SKETCHUP3D modeling for everyone Cost: Free Pro: Add powerfulmodeling, presentation and Available: Download file exchange tools you cant work without sketchup.google.com 19
  22. 22. GOOGLE TRANSLATEType text or a website Cost: Freeaddress or translate a document Available: Onlinetranslate.google.com 20
  23. 23. GOTOMEETINGOnline meeting, webinar Cost: Paid for and conferencing tool Available: Onlinewww.gotomeeting.com Previous rankings 2010: - | 2009: 71= | 2008: - | 2007: - 21
  24. 24. ILIASFlexible and powerful open Cost: Free source learning management system Available: Download www.ilias.de 22
  25. 25. INSTAPAPERA simple tool to save web Cost: Free pages for reading later Available: www.instapaper.com Online/Download 23
  26. 26. IPADIOBroadcast from any phone Cost: Free to the Internet live Available: Online www.ipadio.com Previous rankings 2010: 95= | 2009: - | 2008: - | 2007: - 24
  27. 27. ISSUUCollect, share and publish Cost: Free in a format designed tomake your documents look their very best Available: Online www.issuu.com 25
  28. 28. KEYNOTE Apple’s presentation Cost: Paid for software Available: Downloadwww.apple.com/iwork/ keynote Previous rankings 2010: 90 | 2009: 48 | 2008: 65 | 2007: 72= 26
  29. 29. KIDBLOG Designed for elementary Cost: Freeand middle school teachers who want to provide each student with an individual Available: Online blog www.kidblog.org 27
  30. 30. LECTORAFor fast and simple online Cost: Paid for, Free Trial course development Available: Download www.trivantis.com/e-learning-software-tools Previous rankings 2010: - | 2009: 64 | 2008: - | 2007: - 28
  31. 31. MINDJET Visually capture, organize Cost: Paid for, Free Trial and communicate ideasand information effectively Available: Download www.mindjet.com Previous rankings 2010: - | 2009: 55= | 2008: 42= | 2007: 17= 29
  32. 32. MINDOMO Mindmapping and Cost: Free and paid forbrainstorming software versions www.mindomo.com Available: Online 30
  33. 33. MOVIEMAKERMake movies from your photos Cost: Paid for, Free Trial and videoswindows.microsoft.com/en-S/ Available: Downloadwindows7/products/features/ movie-maker Previous rankings 2010: - | 2009: 83= | 2008: 83= | 2007: - 31
  34. 34. MUSEUMBOXThis site provides the tools Cost: Free for you to build up anargument or description of an event, person or Available: Onlinehistorical period by placing items in a virtual box museumbox.e2bn.org/ 32
  35. 35. PAINT.NET Image and photo editing Cost: Freesoftware for computers that run Windows Available: Download www.getpaint.net Previous rankings 2010: - | 2009: 88= | 2008: 83= | 2007: - 33
  36. 36. PHOTOPEACH Upload photos and make Cost: Free slideshows, share your shows via email IM or Facebook,embed in your blog or website. Available: Online www.photopeach.com Previous rankings 2010: 81= | 2009: - | 2008: - | 2007: - 34
  37. 37. PICNIKMakes your photos fabulous Cost: Free, Premium versionwith easy to use yet powerful editing tools Available: Online www.picnik.com Previous rankings 2010: 90= | 2009: 71= | 2008: - | 2007: - 35
  38. 38. POPPLETPopplet is a platform for Cost: Free your ideas Available: Online www.popplet.com 36
  39. 39. QUIA Create your own Cost: Paid for, Freeeducational games, quizzes, trail class Web pages, surveys and more Available: Online www.quia.com 37
  40. 40. QUORA A constantly improving Cost: Freecollection of questions and answers Available: Online www.quora.com 38
  41. 41. SCHOOLTUBEA video sharing site for Cost: Freestudents and teachers Available: Onlinewww.schooltube.com 39
  42. 42. SECONDLIFE A virtual world – a highly Cost: Freeimaginative, creative world Available: Online www.secondlife.com Previous rankings 2010: 81= | 2009: 71= | 2008: 54= | 2007: - 40
  43. 43. SUMMIFY Creates a beautiful daily Cost: Free summary of the most relevant news from your social networks, and Available: Onlinedelivers it to you by email, web or mobile www.summify.com 41
  44. 44. TOONDOOCreate and share your own Cost: Free comic strips Available: Online www.toondoo.com Previous rankings 2010: 95= | 2009: - | 2008: - | 2007: - 42
  45. 45. TUMBLRMicro-blogging site – Cost: Freean easy way to share everything you find Available: Online www.tumblr.com Previous rankings 2010: - | 2009: - | 2008: 83= | 2007: - 43
  46. 46. USTREAM In just minutes you can Cost: Freebroadcast and interact with aglobal audience from one to thousands. Available: Online www.ustream.tv Previous rankings 2010: - | 2009: - | 2008: 66= | 2007: - 44
  47. 47. VIALOGUES Have meaningful Cost: Freediscussions around videos Available: Online www.vialogues.com 45
  48. 48. WIGGIOMakes it easy to work Cost: Free in groups Available: Online www.wiggio.com 46
  49. 49. WIXCreate a Flash website Cost: Free www.wix.com Available: Online 47
  50. 50. WOLFRAM ALPHA Answer questions, do math, Cost: Free instantly get facts, create plots, calculators, unit conversions, scientific data Available: Online and statistics, help withhomework—and much more. www.wolframalpha.com 48
  51. 51. XTRANORMALReal-time moving making Cost: Free software www.ustream.tv Available: Download Previous rankings 2010: 71=| 2009: 71= | 2008: - | 2007: - 49
  52. 52. ZOHO An online office suite that Cost: Free includes the main wordprocessing, spreadsheet andpresentation tools and other Available: Online productivity tools www.zoho.com Previous rankings 2010: - | 2009: - | 2008: 44= | 2007: 57= 50

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