The toolbox is part of the Learning Community. The tools in the toolbox supports the work of the LeaCoMM-Groups. The tools can be used to organize and/ or to shape the specific LeaCoMM-Group.

Structure of the toolbox: The toolbox supports the work of LeaCoMM-Groups. It depends on aims and concern of the LeaCoMM-Group, which activities they want to realize and which tools are helpful to them. The tools in the toolbox are free, usually no registration necessary, device and platform-independent, and no special technical skills needed. The table give summary of aims & concern, activities and suitable chapter in the toolbox.

To work with the toolbox: Every user can use the tools – no registration necessary.

To implement a new tool to the toolbox:
You have to be a registered user. Registered users who wants to implement a new tool to the Tool-Box can:

  • click the button „Submission Form/ TOOLS“
  • the LeaCoMM-Editor will send you a message and your tool will appear!
 freeregistration necessaryDevice / platform independentSkills

ask & answer

Moodle
Course management and learning platform. It offers support for cooperative teaching and learning methods; provides online course rooms.
  Basic
Threema
Instant-messaging-service for smartphones. It is possible to carry out surveys in group chats and send objects up to 20mb.
  Basic 
         

collect & store

Text
Google Docs
Tool for the creation and combined development of text documents, charts, presentations, and questionnaires in real time
Basic 
OwnCloud
For saving of data (file hosting) on a private server (cloud).
⚫    Basic 
Web-based real-time editor for collaborative development of texts by several persons
⚫    ⚫  Basic 
A blank wall which can be filled at will. Signed-in users can see and complement the contents.
⚫    ⚫  Basic 
Web application which supports collecting, arranging, and finding of notes, documents and photos in different formats.
⚫    ⚫  Basic 
Pictures
Cloud presenting program. With it a presentation can be created on a virtual sheet of paper based on flash technology.
⚫    ⚫  Basic 
A blank wall which can be filled at will. Signed-in users can see and complement the contents.
⚫    ⚫  Basic 
Social network: users can tack image collections with descriptions for exchange about hobbies and interests on pin boards.
  ⚫  Basic 
Web application which supports collecting, arranging, and finding of notes, documents and photos in different formats.
⚫    ⚫  Basic 
Licence Free Pictures
All media on Pixabay are published free of copyright restrictions under  Creative Commons CC0.
⚫    ⚫  Basic 
Free of copyright restrictions, high-resolution pictures by Ryan McGuire
⚫    ⚫  Basic 
National Gallery of Art
⚫    ⚫  Basic 
International, free collection of images, videos, and audio files, which is linked to Wikipedia and other projects.
⚫    ⚫  Basic 
Commercial web service portal with community elements for digital images as well as short videos (up to 3 min).
⚫    ⚫  Basic 
Free images for the class
⚫    ⚫  Basic 
Free data base for public domain photos
⚫    ⚫  Basic 
WDR-project (WDR = a German public-service broadcasting station) dealing with digitising and archiving analogue amateur recordings.
⚫    ⚫  Basic
Audio
Platform for the subscription of podcasts
⚫    ⚫  Basic 
Licence Free Audio
Collection of stored noises and sounds for further processing in films, radio plays, and sound installations
⚫    ⚫  Basic 
Internet portal for up- and downloading of audio files for free usage
⚫    ⚫  Basic 
Internet portal for up- and downloading of audio files
⚫    ⚫  Basic 
Internet portal for up- and downloading of audio files for free usage
⚫    ⚫  Basic 
Internet portal for up- and downloading of audio files
⚫    ⚫  Basic 
Internet portal (community) for up- and downloading of audio files for free usage
⚫    ⚫  Basic 
Video
Platform for the subscription of podcasts
⚫    ⚫  Basic
Licence Free Videos
The famous video platform
⚫    ⚫  Basic
Video platform
⚫    ⚫  Basic 
Video platform
⚫    Basic 
Video platform for teachers
⚫    Basic 
Video platform
⚫    Basic 
         

share & communicate

The famous communication software
  Basic
Instant-messaging-service for smartphones. You can conduct surveys in group chats and send objects up to 20 MB.
  Basic
Digital real-time application for micro blogging to spread telegram-style short messages
⚫    ⚫  Basic
Free web application for the administration of web sites and for the composition and maintenance up weblogs
  Basic
         

produce & publish

Web-based real-time text editor for collaborative development by up to 15 persons at the same time
  Basic
Web-based real-time editor for collaborative development of texts by several persons
  Basic
Tool for the creation and combined development of text documents, charts, presentations, and questionnaires in real time
  Basic
Free software for the presentation and administration of e-books and other publications on electronic devices (most of all on Amazon Kindle)
⚫    ⚫  Basic 
Free Wiki-software for the easy documentation of projects
  ⚫  Basic
The Creative Book Buillder (CBB) allows the creation of E-books directly on mobile devices
  Basic
Free audio editor, which copes with many audio formats, for mixing pieces of music and for adding sound effects
⚫     ⚫ Basic
Fully equipped video editor which allows the production of videos in professional quality within minutes
⚫     ⚫ Basic
With the "Freemake Video Converter" images, music and videos are converted into practically every other format
⚫     ⚫ Basic
Creates animated presentations.
⚫     ⚫ Basic
Use or produce yourself contemporary-history teaching clips an audiovisual teaching material for lessons and for the preparation of lessons
⚫     ⚫ Basic
Interactive media platform, that empowers publishers, educators and bloggers to create more engaging content by adding rich media links to photos and videos
⚫     ⚫ Basic
Free brainstorming- and mind mapping software
⚫     ⚫ Basic
Cloud presenting program. With it a presentation can be created on a virtual sheet of paper based on flash technology.
⚫     ⚫ Basic
Social network for the classroom and other environments
⚫     ⚫ Basic
         

collaborate & organize

A blank wall which can be filled at will. Signed-in users can see and complement the contents.
  Basic
Web-based project management software for generating lists on “boards” together with other members
⚫    ⚫  Basic