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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. 568 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

Coding

Powerpoint Karaoke

Recently we held a Powerpoint Karaoke event at work to bookend our workshops on creating better presentations.  The purpose was to have fun but at the same time make clear the difference between great and awful slides. 432 more words

Instructional Technology

Microsoft Innovator Trainer goals

It was such a relaxing weekend of laying on the couch completing learning paths toward becoming a Microsoft Innovator Trainer!

After completing the Teacher and Trainer learning path and training 100 people about the limitless Microsoft tools, you will then become a Microsoft Trainer. 27 more words

#FETC2017 

Wow is the thought that I had as I entered the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL to attend the Future of Education Technology Convention 2017. 88 more words

How to use Twitter professionally 

Written on: 1/10/17

Happy New Year!!

Today I had the opportunity to “share my story” with an awesome group of educators involved in one of our counties technology initiatives, Project Innovate. 463 more words