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Technology Integration 101

Two technology tools are being introduced in my building this year: Google for Education and Twitter.  I have been working with the instructional coach in our building on ways to integrate these technologies and others into the classrooms.   150 more words

Ask Why

Michael Kors Sp15: Optimistic Chic

The show notes summed it up perfectly: “Optimistic chic…A sportif take on romanticism.” While the Michael Kors show on Wednesday morning left us all with an extra spring in our step, my favorite part is actually the next day, when we work through the Collection to determine what product we will carry in our stores and on our website come Spring. 161 more words

Tools Of The Trade

Creating a Prezi

Oh what fun I had creating a Prezi in honor of the librarian at North School.

Please watch and enjoy – until I have a chance to write about the hows and wonderful whys Prezis should be used more frequently in presentations.

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Let's Go.

First frost in the valley, patches of golden aspen beginning to pop on the hillsides, the occasional mountain maple, as if overnight, lit up like those neon Rolling Stones lips, blowing seductive, semi-obscene kisses your way through the living room window. 131 more words

Upland Hunting

Getting Crunk With Cubes

Ice cubes, to be exact.

If you don’t understand my nonsensical slang, I’m alluding to the wonders of ice massage, a simple and cheap – albeit highly effective – form of inflammation and pain relief for muscles, the back and joints. 186 more words

Ice Massage

The Top Eight Websites I Can't Live Without

Fact checking is a vital part of any copy editor’s job. Copy editors should check not only authors’ facts; they should also check their own facts when replying to authors in comments or queries. 1,403 more words


tidy up cleaning cloths

Reusable Cleaning Cloths (Set of 20)

Is there a cuter way to stay clean and organized, than with these cloths? Food52 wipes up kitchen messes with them, but they’re so nice looking that we’ve also used them as napkins. 125 more words