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Morphing my MOOC project

My major digital project for ECI 831 has morphed a little since its inception. I originally planned to work on student blogging for my project but given my half-time nature and the unsettled classroom dynamic I postponed that plan until later in the year. 706 more words

Ed Tech

YOU are the 'SPECIAL'

If you haven’t seen the LEGO movie yet I highly recommend you check it out and not just because there’s great effects and hilarious references for grown ups! 517 more words

Ed Tech

Ed Tech funding and deal activity set for Record Year: 2009 - H1 2014

  • Since 2009, financing in Ed Tech has continued to grow and has shown a clear upward trend.
  • Funding in 2013 represented a 212% growth in the sector compared to 2009 levels.
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Technology Investments

ICE ICE Baby! Conference Wrap Up

I attended the Indiana Computer Educators conference in Noblesville this week.  ICE is the Indiana affiliate of ISTE.  Among other business at this conference, the group will be changing their name to the Indiana CONNECTED Educators.   884 more words

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Another World of Tools on Google

Last week Michael Wacker from EdTechTeam opened yet another world of tech tools for me by taking our class on a tour through Google Apps. Though I have some experience with Google Docs the speed with which he toured us around the new features was truly mind boogling! 382 more words

Ed Tech

Good Ideas

Here’s what’s happening.

Music Cues

A teacher, previously averse to new tech tools, installed iTunes and added my collection of Music Cues to it. She’s planning on using a few to start up, then adding more as she gets more comfortable. 691 more words

Ed Tech

Why we went Google Apps for Education

This weekend I will be traveling to Atlanta to attend the SAIS Annual Conference. I will be presenting on Ransom Everglades’s experiences implementing Google Apps for Education. 1,595 more words