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9 history podcasts just for you: Getting smarter and having fun at the same time

Podcasts used to be a big deal. Then they weren’t. Now . . . they’re back. Yup. Podcasts are a thing again. Ten, fifteen years ago, podcasts were the shiny tool that was going to change the world. 656 more words


Tip of the Week: Personalized PD with the LOC

Complete the following sentence in your head.

Every workshop I attend should . . .

My first thought?

include snacks and very large Diet Pepsi. 569 more words


Storybird: Free digital storytelling

Over the next few weeks, I get the chance to spend a lot of time having conversations with teachers about integrating literacy into the social studies. 350 more words


It's Big Block of Cheese Day! And #SOTU

If you’re a West Wing fan – and I know you are – Big Block of Cheese Day is something you’re already familiar with. If for some reason Big Block of Cheese Day doesn’t ring a bell, head over here for… 840 more words


Tip of the Week: StartMe and drop dead simple website creation

I’ve been having more and more conversations with teachers and schools about the idea of digital footprints – both of students and teachers. One of the things I try to impress on teachers is that they need to be more intentional about having an online presence and controlling that presence. 641 more words


Google Classroom moves to mobile world

I’ve been toying with Google Classroom since it came out last fall. And despite a brief breakup with Google due a serious lapse on their part to send me a beta invite, I  really think that Classroom has a ton of uses and potential. 428 more words