Neat Chat

Here's a simple little online application that easily sets up group chat sessions.

Simply click on Neat Chat, enter a nickname. You'll be given a URL that you can send to your group through email, twitter of facebook.

Bibliography Tool EasyBib

Here's a site ( thanks Brian R) that would be good to help you or your students document sources using MLA or APA

25 Places for Educational Videos

Jane's 25 Places to find instructional videos

1. 5min Life Videopedia - instructional and how-to videos
2. Academic Earth - Thousands of video lectures from the world's top scholars
3. - next generation TV network
4. Google Video - videos on all topics
5. Graspr - The instructional video network
6. Howcast - How-to videos
7. iCue - A fun, innovative, learning environment built around video from the NBC News Archives
8. Instructables - Make, HowTo and DIY
9. iTunes U - Faculty are using iTunes U to distribute digital lessons to their students, e.g Stangord, Trinity College Dublin, etc.
10. John Locker - Documentaries and educational videos
11. MindBites - Video instructional marketplace and publishing platform (Some free)
12. MonkeySee - HowTo videos
13. neoK12 - free educational videos and lessons for K-12 school kids
14. Research Channel - 3,500 video titles available
15. SchoolTube - provides students and educators with a safe, world class, video sharing webiste
16. Sparkeo - a flexible video platform
17. SuTree - learn virtually everything by watching how to videos from all over the web.
18. TeacherTube - educational videos
19. TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design) - a clearinghouse that offers free knowledge and inspiration from the world's most inspired thinkers, and also a community of curious souls to engage with ideas and each other.
20. TV Lesson - How to videos
21. Ustream - watch live broadcasts, explore networks ranging from music, talk shows, sports and politics and/or review our past broadcasts.
22. Video Jug - Life explained. On film.
23. Vimeo - a thriving community of people who love to make and share videos
24. YouTube - videos on everything under the sun
25. YouTube EDU - aggregates all the videos from more than 100 institutions of higher education around the US.

Digital Nation PBS Documentary 90 minutes

On learning, students today, multitasking, video game addiction and learning. Watch it online