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Virtual School Technology Leadership

Instructional Technology Leadership in the Virtual School

In today’s virtual school learning environment, educational leaders play a crucial role in the ability of the school’s community to adopt and adapt to the purposeful use of technology (Timperly, Wilson, Barrar, & Fung, 2007; Wang, 2009). 660 more words

Mark Sivy

iTunes U update: It's now push AND pull


It’s a Monday, it’s summer, and my brain is still working to wake up. So much of what you’ll read below is from an official Apple press release concerning the recent update to the mobile iTunes U app. 442 more words


Youth Athletics: specializing too young?

I grew up in a household where all four of my brothers played sports from the youngest possible ages: Pop Warner Football, Little League, Parish Basketball. 163 more words

Childhood Development

The Educator and the Growth Mindset

I am facilitating an in-service on Growth Mindsets for Educators.  I created an infographic, Thinglink, and Slide Presentation of resources that I am sharing below: 15 more words


Online Dialogue on STEM Careers for People with Disabilities

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP) and the National Council on Disability (NCD) announced the third online dialogue in their three-part series, “Encouraging People with Disabilities to Pursue Careers in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics).” 106 more words


Summer Reflections

Happy Saturday!

I hope this finds everyone having a lovely summer full of fun and new adventures!  It’s been a grand summer so far for me!   573 more words


15 Sites and Apps Teens are visiting after Facebook

I think Common Sense Media does a great job of helping adults (parents and educators alike) keep a finger on the pulse of teens and tweens. 66 more words

Childhood Development