Author Archives: iptedtec
New to the Internet Communications section is a badge designed for users wanting to learn Wikispaces, a free website that allows you to create and host your own wikis. Users can use these sleek wikis to collaborate, share content, and carry on discussions, making it a great option for users working on projects together, or for teachers wanting to host discussions in a safe environment. Take a look at the rubric here: Wikispaces
In addition to existing badges for Blogger and Google Sites, IP&T EdTec now offers a badge to support users interested in learning WordPress. Like Blogger and Google Sites, WordPress is an easy-to-use site that allows users to create their own websites or blogs, with beautiful design features and options to embed images, video, documents, and other content. This Internet Communications badge is available now: WordPress
Check out the new badge available in the Personal Technology Cluster: Dipity!
Dipity is an easy way to create timelines. The badge will help familiarize you with the site and help you learn features that will grab the attention of your viewers, including adding images, videos, links, and locations to the events on your timeline. Take a look at the rubric here: Dipity
We’re excited to announce a new badge available in the Personal Technology Cluster: iBooks Author!
iBooks Author is a free app available through the Apple App Store that allows you to create an interactive e-book that can be accessed on your computer or iPad. The badge will allow you to explore some great features that can be added in to your iBook, including interactive images, video, audio, tables, shapes, and a wide variety of other widgets. Click here to see the badge rubric: iBooks Author
In the future we’ll keep you updated on new badges and all things IPT EdTec here on our Blog!