Here is a list of free educational resources for use in the classroom.




Free Wikis

WikispacesPB WikiWet PaintWik isMedi Wiki
Free Photos and Graphics Gimp-SavvyThis is a community-created index with links to government photos that you can easily browse and download.

Public Domain images Thousands of copyright friendly, images organized in categories. All photos are free for any personal and/or commercial use.

GNUart Free photos, music, paintings, and more.

NASA You can find some cosmic stuff. Check out the Image of the Day gallery and archives.

NOAA This is the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration photo library.

Open Clip Art Library Graphic images.

PDPhoto Good photos taken by Jon Sullivan.

Wikipedia’s List List of public domain images on the Web.

Wikimedia Commons Images, sounds, and videos that can be freely used.

OpenPhoto Images licensed with Creative Commons.

U.S. Government Photos and Graphics List of government organization image galleries. Most images are in public domain.


Free Movies and Sound

Free Music! - MIT Links to high-quality, free classical music recordings and more.

Free Music at cyper-media.com A few more links to free music.

Internet Archive This site has open source movies and free books and songs. Check out their audio collection. To check out their movies, choose Open Source Movies from the search list, and type a topic of interest.

Links to Tens of Thousands of Legal Music Downloads The title says it all.

List of Free Music Advocates Links to bands and others that support free music.

Mutopia Free sheet music for hundreds of compositions.

Opsound Free music.


Free Fonts Free Fonts archives! Links to tons of sites with free fonts.

Fonts.goldenweb.it Offers a huge amount of free TrueType fonts.

Digital Storytelling

Voicethread

Animoto
Mixbook
Capzles
Issu

Create Podcasts

GCast Pod-O-Matic Gab Cast

Timeline Generators

Timetoast
xtimeline
TimeRime
TimeGlider

Comic Generators

Make Beliefs Comix
Pixton
ToonDoo
ReadWriteThink Comic Generator
Patent Place: Comic Strip Creator
KABAM! Comic Creator
Comeeko and PikiKids
Mashon
Witty Comics
Strip Generator
Chogger
Build your own Garfield Comics
Scholastic: Captain Underpants
Bitstrips
Myths & Legends

Free Collaboration Tools

Skype
Skype in Schools PBwiki
CAPSpace: Collaborations Around the Planet
Global School House
Global Nomads
Classroom2.0 Ning
Art Snacks
ePals
wikispace
Zoho Documents
Google Docs
Twitter
Plurk
Edmodo: Private Microblogging for Education
ScribbleLive: Live blogging
Cover It Live

Social Bookmarking

Delicious Diigo Digg Stumble Upon SimpyBackflip
Blinklist
Furl
Spurl

Graphic Organizers

Lovely Charts
aMap
Many Eyes
My Webspiration: Online Visual Thinking Tool
Wisdom Map
Text 2 Mind Map
Mind 42
Exploratree

Visual Apps

Visuwords: Online Graphical Dictionary

Online Video Editing

EyeSpotJumpCut VideoEgg Video Furnace School Tube Teacher Tube Edublogs TV

Multiple Free Apps

Intel Thinking Tools

ClassTools.net


Screen Capture

JingScreenToasterScreen-O-Matic
cam studio