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Teaching used to be (and for some, arguably, still is) an isolated profession. The teacher, after closing the classroom door, is ultimately in charge of deciding what is taught and how it is taught. 615 more words


Book Review: Tantalize

I had a lot of travel time while on vacation so I actually read two books.  The first was City of Bones that I reviewed earlier and this one : … 220 more words


Social Media in Learning Environments

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An Edutopia article coyly reminds us “Social-networking tools aren’t just for flirting.” Truly, social media has evolved to become much more than a way for teens to interact; it is a news source, a collection of personalized interests, a one-stop (or borrow for free) shop, a medium through which users can continuously learn. 638 more words


Week 30: 27 July 2014

This weekend we went for a hike on a moor close by. The heather is starting to bloom and there were gazillions of mosquito’s. But still it was a very nice walk.