Tag Archives: technology

Why do people do it?

Earlier this week I was getting some time with my girlfriends and they asked me where I was traveling to this week for work. I explained that I got to be fairly local and was attending the Hoosier Educational Computer … Continue reading

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The Marriage between Technology and Curriculum

I am a former curriculum director who loves technology. It’s a fairly new love affair. We’ve been a serious item for almost six years now. Here’s the backstory: I began teaching in 1998 when my students would get to go to … Continue reading

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Five Friday Faves: Newly Discovered Web Tools Edition

    Some of these websites, webpages, and/or web tools may not be very new to you, but they are all resources that I have discovered within the last month.   Each of them makes my life easier, and my … Continue reading

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Five Favorite Chromebook Extensions

My kids start school in just over a week.  The summer has been busy, fun, and gone way too fast.  Today, I got up early and took my favorite girl shopping.  Spending the day one-on-one with either of my children … Continue reading

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It’s Time to Stop Pretending

Day #22: When it comes to education, what are the things that we have to stop pretending? This is a tough question for me, because I feel like it is so subjective.  Each district, each school, and even each department … Continue reading

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Preparing For Tomorrow’s Change Today

Confession: I was too busy to even think about blogging since last Thursday.  But, since I am the teacher-pleasing, sit in the front row, kind of student, I feel the need to catch up on the topics I missed.  So, … Continue reading

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Geekout: Social Media in Education

I was asked to be a panelist on a Geekout today via #INeLearn regarding social media in the classroom.  What is a Geekout, you ask?  A video chat via Google Hangouts.  It was my first Geekout experience.  And it was … Continue reading

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