If This Is Blocked . . . Try This

Often, teachers who want to use cloud-based tools or social media platforms quickly realize that it just isn’t possible given their context. Here are a few reasons why:
  1. Age restrictions
  2. Parental concern
  3. The district blocks way too much stuff
So, here’s a crowd-sourced table of tools we typically use and the alternatives out there that might work instead:

If this is blocked . . .
. . . try this
Facebook / Google Plus
Blogger / WordPress
Editing: Pixlr, PicMonkey, BeFunky
Sharing: Flickr
Google Hangout (or vice versa)

If you want to add more, simply click here and edit the Google Document.

John Spencer is a teacher, author, speaker, and incessant doodler.
He is the co-author of Wendell the World's Worst Wizard
and the co-founder of Write About .

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