Would it be helpful to share particular strategies we use to start the year?
To my colleagues and school board who graciously helped me retire after thirty-one years of teaching at my school. Thank you all.
Today I watched Part 1 of FRed Talks [Find Real Education] after the amazing presentation by Eric Curts at Classroom Live 2.0 about Google Drawings. Every one of those links helped … Continue Reading Slice of Life Blended Learning
Subtitle: Make meaning from the bits and act to create change in education. How: Key Words: Connect, Contribute, Create, Curate Look Back: In January, 2013 an event started:Educational … Continue Reading #etmooc Look Back to Move Forward
May 8th Prompt What did you learn from Teacher Appreciation Week? I learned that teachers are encouragers. I learned that those who understand teaching are encouragers. I learned that those … Continue Reading #edblogaday Encourager
Celebrate Teachers Remember your best learning experience? Chances are it wasn’t a test, a skill, or a set of facts. Chances are it was the interactions and relationships while completing … Continue Reading #edblogaday Celebrate Teachers
Day 6 Topic: How will we know when our profession is respected? Answer 1: I know our profession is respected when I’m out in the community and a student runs … Continue Reading #edblogaday This is My Teacher
Day 3 topic: What’s your biggest concern about teaching and what can we do about it? A student quoted me earlier this year, and posted the note by my phone … Continue Reading #edblogaday test and time
I missed the deadline for slice. Totally distracted providing feedback to students on their projects. Here’s one that’s published already: Life in Two Worlds. My students have a history and … Continue Reading #sol15 After Nine
Rhizomatic Learning: I sense so I grow; I need, so I grow; I grow, so I discover; I discover, so I connect; I grow, so I share what I am; … Continue Reading Rhizome: Grow, nurtured together #etmooc
let’s blend the rhythm of the tools with the melody of curriculum so our students will dance to the beat of learning
A debate brews today on digital learning, with many honored people sharing varied views on the convergence of technology with teaching and learning given the plethora of exciting resources available … Continue Reading Digital Learning as Digital Citizens
Students today enjoy the connectedness of social networking; it is part of their very being. My goal is to bring my instruction into that cloud to teach the content required … Continue Reading The Cloud