Firefox Essential Add-Ons For Educators
About this Collection
Add-ons in Firefox can support teaching and learning and seamless technology integration in the classroom! Here are some of the best add-ons for education! Please "like" and "follow" this collection!
51 Add-ons in this Collection
Firebug by Joe Hewitt, Jan Odvarko, others
It has never been simplier to download videos from Youtube, Dailymotion and from most of the video streaming site.
Just play the video, click on the toolbar, download and play it immediately in our integrated video player.
Collector's Note With the Ant.com Video Downloader, you can download video from Youtube or any other streaming site. Rare are the sites you will not be able to download from. We have integrated a flash video player too, so that you can play your files immediately.
Find out which websites you can trust. WOT adds intuitive traffic light-style icons next to search results and URLs so you can decide whether to visit a site:
• Green – The site is trusted
• Yellow – Be cautious
• Red – Online threats detected
Collector's Note Would you like to know which websites you can trust? WOT shows you which websites are trustworthy based on millions of users' experiences. WOT is easy-to-use, fast and completely free.
LastPass, an award-winning password manager, saves your passwords and gives you secure access from every computer and mobile device.
Collector's Note LastPass is a free online password manager and Form Filler that makes your web browsing easier and more secure. Also for IE, Safari and Chrome. Your sensitive data is encrypted _locally_ before upload so even LastPass cannot get access to it.
Use the Evernote Web Clipper to save things you see on the web into your Evernote account.
Capture the whole page or any portion, annotate it with rectangles, circles, arrows, lines and text, blur sensitive info, one-click upload to share. And more!
Take control of YouTube!
Download videos, convert videos to MP3 and AAC, block ads, automatically play videos in HD, watch the Top 50 and your favorite videos in sidebar while you surf, change YouTube's style, loop videos, etc..
Advanced Eyedropper, Color Picker, Gradient Generator and other colorful goodies...
Collector's Note Advanced Eyedropper, ColorPicker, Gradient Generator and other colorful goodies...
Personas are free, easy-to-install "skins" for Firefox. Personas Plus extends that built-in functionality to give you even more control and easier access to new, popular, and your own favorite Personas.
Collector's Note Keep your students focused on the screen when you are presenting by quickly and easily changing your persona. Or, make a connection to the content you are teaching by choosing a persona that supports learning.
The most beautiful yet the simplest add-on that makes a strong colorful appeal. Colors every tab in a different color and makes them easy to distinguish while beautifying the overall appearance of the interface. For Seamonkey & Flock. An essential. F...
Draw a ruler across any webpage to check the width, height, or alignment of page elements in pixels.
Evernote Clearly makes blog posts, articles and webpages clean and easy to read. Save them to Evernote to read anywhere.
Collector's Note Clearly makes blog posts, articles and webpages clean and easy to read. Save them to Evernote to read anywhere.
Adds zoom and rotation functionality for images...
Collector's Note Are you showing a map online and need to focus in on a specific area? How about zooming in to show students a link to click? Image Zoom allows you to zoom in using your mouse! :)
gtranslate by Pau Tomàs, Pierre Bertet, others
With gtranslate you can translate any text in a web page just by selecting and right-clicking over it. The extension uses the Google translation services to translate the text.
Collector's Note With gTranslate you can translate any text in a webpage just by selecting and right-clicking over it. The extension uses the Google translation services to translate the text.