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Why I use a Learning Management System

I have used a learning management system (or LMS) since I began my career as a full-time teacher. In fact, I used the computer for most elements of my classroom: Sharing assignments, bell ringers, formative assessments and so on. 85 more words

Education Technology

How do you handle March Madness?

As a most fellow educators could agree, March is a grind.. This is month traditionally the most dreaded in academic year.  There are no holidays, usually more professional development and worst off all….No Days Off! 19 more words

Education Technology

Participate 1 - Joining a DLC

This my 2nd post for my online class. Although it is a little off topic for me, I hope it offers my readers something they can use. 533 more words

Educational Technology

Participate 1 - Character Traits

As part of a class I am taking, I have been asked to blog about the three most impressive character traits of an exemplary citizen within a digital learning community. 312 more words

Educational Technology

The Learning Styles Zombie

The learning styles zombie just will not die.  If you follow me on Twitter (@hodgesc) or other social media platforms, you have seen my posts of disappointment and frustration over the years regarding the never ending stream of nonsense regarding learning styles in Education.   784 more words

Teaching And Learning

Using YouTube Playlists in the Flipped Classroom

The Problem

I play a lot of YouTube videos in my class. Luckily, for me I teach film and not math. It is not hard to relate the videos I am playing back to the curriculum. 581 more words

Educational Technology

World Cafe'

Congratulations to East Garner Magnet Middle School’s proposal for the Idea Crucible which was accepted as one of the four finalists!

Thank you to the “LORD” Corporation for reaching out to EGMMS in support of funding for our “Sphero in Motion” project. 21 more words