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Tech Trumps®

Free apps to use in your school

These Tech Trumps® were created by a Doctor of Education, designed to summarise the affordance of some of the best free apps currently available cross-platform. They're rated against six dimensions of teaching and learning, each aligned to one or more of the UK Government Teachers' Standards, so that you can find the right digital technologies to support your needs. Which one is right for you?
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Build an amazing classroom community
ClassDojo logo
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ClassDojo connects teachers with students and parents to build amazing classroom communities.
Create, play and share fun learning games
Kahoot! logo
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Create a fun learning game in minutes from multiple choice questions. Add videos, images and diagrams. Best played in a group. Players answer on their own devices, while games are displayed on a shared screen.
Free, world class education
Khan Academy logo
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Practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that empower learners to study at their own pace in and outside of the classroom.
Classroom tool to create, engage and assess
Nearpod logo
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Interactive presentations that teachers create and customize themselves. Control student's activity in real-time. Interact and submit responses through any mobile device or computer.
Fun review tool
Quizizz logo
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Find quizzes made by other teachers, or create your own quizzes. Run live game in class, or use for homework. Control the competition by toggling the leaderboard, timer and other settings.

Want to know more? You can read about how the cards were designed, and discover more about Dr Osborne's research into educational technology at his website, catalysed.co.uk.