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ANOTHER ed tech advice blog?

I know you are inundated with sites, tweets, conferences, and blogs all telling you what the best ed tech tools are out there and why. I know it is overwhelming. 539 more words


“Gadgets and Gizmos:” Facebook Groups for Low Brass Players

Today’s installment of my occasional “Gadgets and Gizmos” series highlights not a physical piece of technology or other equipment, but rather a fairly recent forum for the development and exchange of ideas with regard to pedagogy, equipment, repertoire, and other matters of interest to low brass players. 704 more words


Proposed Options for Digital Literacy & Computer Science License

Want to add that Digital Literacy & Computer Science license? Here is one proposed pathway from DESE.

The Department of Elementary and Secondary Education wants YOUR opinion on their proposed model called “Structured Guidance and Supports” or SG&S.   441 more words

Massachusetts Teachers Associations

AM Round Up: Tuskegee Airman Floyd Carter Dies, Wale Drops Surprise EP, Steph Curry Celebrates 30th Birthday

Tuskegee Airman Floyd Carter Sr., 95, Dies

According to the New York Police Department, Tuskegee Airman Floyd Carter Sr., who was awarded a Congressional Gold Medal in 2006 by President Bush, has died at the age of 95. 447 more words


Making it Work: Professional Development

Do teachers receive the training and support they need for technology integration?

Unfortunately, the answer is no. In the book Planning for Technology: A Guide for School Administrators, Technology, Coordinators, and Curriculum… 508 more words

Instructional Technology

Top 5 Takeaways from the iLearn Conference

As is my habit, anytime I attend a conference I share out my top takeaways/learnings. The iLearn Collaborative Conference was held in Denver last month. Here are my top five takeaways, based on my experience and interests. 727 more words

Teaching And Technology

Technology for Differentiating Assessment

In today’s classroom, the use of technology is becoming more and more prevalent. With this shift in how instruction is being carried out comes discussions surrounding the effectiveness of technology use in the classroom. 682 more words