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STEM In Rural Schools: What Kids Want Us To Know

Robotics Adds Value To Learning Outcomes

I walked into the media center at Bertie STEM High School in Windsor, North Carolina and saw the most beautiful thing: Children were making presentations to their peers about something great they learned, and the product they created! 445 more words


Big Data Overload

Working on my research paper, “Student-centered Learning Analytics;” wrestling with all the research, all the articles and sources and words and ideas. Wrangling with the chaos. 10 more words


"Can You Hear Me Now?" Helping Students Find Their Voice On Today's Meet

After being introduced to Today’s Meet by a great former assistant principal, I knew it would only be a matter of time before my students would be using this fantastic tool to promote positive interaction and in-depth discussion on various ELA topics.   270 more words

Instructional Technology

ET4Online: Emerging Technologies for Online Learning

This week I have the pleasure of attending the Sloan Consortium’s 7th Annual International Symposium: Emerging Technologies for Online Learning as a virtual attendee. I think this is the first time I’m experiencing remote participation in an on-site event … and it’s great! 441 more words


Screencasting Tools for 2014: The Flipped Classroom

Lots of teachers across America have inverted their classrooms, and have found tremendous success doing so. I’m here to tell you what tools they’re using and where to find them. 672 more words


CBC Day 6: Is Wi-Fi sickness real?

Is Wi-Fi sickness real?

Thursday, April 3, 2014 | Categories: Day 6 Blog


The symptoms are real, but what causes them is a mystery. This week an  73 more words

Safety & Wellbeing

CUE 2014 Closing the Achievement Gap with Web 2.0 Literacy Strategies

On March 22nd, 2014, I presented the following at the annual CUE conference in Palm Springs, CA.  In spite of an 8am start time on a Saturday, participants were actively engaged and came up with great ideas on how to integrate these tools into daily instruction.   27 more words