22 – Pinterest

Pinterest is a virtual pinboard. It lets you organize and share images you find on the web.

New on the list last year, it has increased its position in 2013

Website Cost Availability
 www.pinterest.com Free Online
RANKINGS
2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007
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Comments from some of those who selected Pinterest as one of their top tools

“Perfect for proven ideas from other educators” Diane Lowery, 2014
“visual curation of resources for language learners” Teresa MacKinnon, 2014
“Just starting, but so far love collecting and sharing resources and inspiration” April 2014
“My curation tool and repository of my limited L&D wisdom” Tricia Ransom, 2014

“I create boards for specific units I’m teaching and then signpost students to them. I also have secret boards that I have for personal use.”  Jayne Whistance 2013
“My inspiration fulfiller”  Debra Robinson 2013
“for collecting ideas”  Sam Oakley 2013