On purposeful use of technology

If you haven’t noticed, whilst I love technology and its propensity to enhance learning, for me it always has to be purposeful. I’ve written at some length about it previously but I thought a handy…

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Coach Suspends Entire Team: Post #4

Read the article. This article discusses how a high school football coach suspended his entire football team because of Cyberbullying. Do you think this was a right decision? Yes or No. Please explain why or why not. Does Cyberbullying play a major role in our school? Does it increase or decrease because of social media? (Post your reflection by Friday, October  31, 2014 by 5pm). Please respond to a minimum of two other classmates Blog Posts. 



Digital Citizenship: Post #2

Click the link below and read the article about how College Scholarships are being removed from incoming freshman because of what they have posted on their social networking site (i.e., Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, and/or Google).  Explain in 4-5 complete sentences about how this affects you and your future? How would you prevent yourself from “falling” into this trap as you get older and use more and more technology? 

 PS Post your response on your blog by 5pm Friday, October 17, 2014.


The Importance of The Written Word

Over the past year, I’ve had the privilege and the challenge of being the publisher of The Book of Matt: Hidden Truths About the Murder of Matthew Shepard, by Stephen Jimenez.

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30 Trends In Education Technology For 2015

What’s trending up for 2015 school year in terms of education technology?”

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Do You Make These 9 Mistakes

…with your child’s computer education? Show your child how to do something rather than allowing him to discover Do for them rather than let them do it Say ‘no’ too often (or the other enthusiasm-…

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Top 10 Educational Technology Blogs for Teachers | Fun way of learning

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Reflective 30-Day Blogging Challenge For Teachers Day 7.

Day 7Who was or is your most inspirational colleague, and why?I haven’t been ‘teaching’ that long. Yes, I have been supply teaching and doing LTO’s but having my own classroom is a newish journey…

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How to Be an Organized Blogger + My Previous Medical Office Life | So Much Better With Age

How to be an organized blogger with lots of free printables and tons of tips

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