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Disability Training Resources

One of the irritations of my life is the paucity of good quality training resources for use when training the certificate and diploma courses in disability. 312 more words

Disability

My Meeting with Abdul Chohan, Director of Essa Academy in the UK

Last Tuesday I was lucky enough to be invited to Apple HQ along with some other ADEs to meet with Abdul Chohan, Director of Essa Academy in the UK  (and also an ADE) to hear his story on the  transformational change at Essa using agile technologies, passionate teachers and amazing teaching and learning resources. 441 more words

Mr. Garcia’s Professional Stuff*

Journeying with Abdul Chohan

Recently I had the pleasure of attending a seminar where I listened to (and engaged with) Abdul Chohan speaking about his school in England, Essa Academy… 567 more words

Education

iTunes U & Common Sense Media

Check out iTunes U o the iPad and download for free the Common Sense Media iBooks. Free resources and useful :)

Cyber Strategy Portal

In the endless debate over how to improve American schools, you often hear people bring up the issue of teacher quality. A good teacher can apparently give kids 1.5 years of learning in a school year, while a bad teacher can give as little as half a year. 711 more words

Personal

Looking Toward The Future With Technology In Mind

“Develop an attitude of gratitude, and give thanks for everything that happens to you, knowing that every step forward is a step toward achieving something bigger and better than your current situation.” -Brian Tracy…

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4th Grade Technology

Is iTunes U the future?

It is couple of months since I was given an iPad by the school where I work as preparation for the new school year in late August when we will be switching to a digitally driven form of education. 777 more words