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A Teacher's Guide to Personal Devices in Class

Anything can be a distraction in class, but one that has received a great deal of attention has been personal devices and smartphones.  I purchased my first data activated smart phone about 11 years ago when I was in my mid twenties. 748 more words

Houston School District Employs Online Teachers for Bilingual Classes


“I won’t stop giving them quality education they deserve just because I am not physically there.”

Lizette De Luna…

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#EdTech Podcast

Another thing that happened at #OEGlobal19 was I met Martin Dougiamas, the developer and CEO of Moodle. I think he introduced himself as “Martin from Moodle” when I first met him in the breakout session I attended on blockchain (that’s him sitting beside me in the third photo I included in the… 470 more words


Pisa 2018

This is the time of the year again, the release of the Pisa 2018 results from the OECD.

Well, Singapore’s ranking has dropped to number 2, behind China this year. 216 more words


Using a Research-Based Approach – It’s Up to Us

Today we welcome Andria Schwegler, Associate Professor and Program Coordinator for the Master of Science Educational Psychology at Texas A&M University – Central Texas. Andria joins us to discuss the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) and the opportunity such scholarship provides for improving education, teaching, and hiring. 1,561 more words

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The Final Chapter: Summary of Learning

Can you believe it? We are almost at the end of a semester. EC&I 831 has come and gone (minus a few small tasks that need to get finished, along with a real life hangout!), but other than that, the final chapter is almost complete. 255 more words


The End of a Journey: Summary of Learning

The making of my Summary…

Maybe because I’m a bit nuts, I have always challenged myself to use a new tool for the Summary of Learning projects I’ve done for my grad classes with Alec.  507 more words

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