Tag Archives: technology

What do Educators Fear About Using Technology?

What holds us back from embracing technology in our daily practice? I’ll be talking about these fears with some colleagues in a few months.  I’d love to hear your perspectives.  Please share your ideas in the comments below.  Thanks    

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Exploring TAB & Technology in Art Education

My team and I are at the beginning of a new learning journey — one that is both exciting and intimidating.  I have never been more grateful to be part of a strong team, since our leadership skills are bound … Continue reading

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Green Eggs & Ham: How #SGDSBTC has me thinking “Seuss-style”

Earlier this year, I applied to be a one of our school board’s Tech Champions, and I am so glad to be a part of this dynamic group. Kudos to Stacey Wallwin, who facilitates the learning activities, organizes our meetings … Continue reading

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Are you an educator? Do you use Twitter?

Next month, I will be running a little online workshop for educators who are interested in exploring/using Twitter.  I would love to collect a few stories from my PLN, if you’re willing to share your experiences! When did you “get connected” … Continue reading

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Learning About E-Learning

I always rolled my eyes at the jokes about commitment on sit-coms.  When the topic of marriage popped up, you would see the deer-in-the-headlights look, sweating, and panicked avoidance (this seemed to happen to men on shows that thrive on stereotypes). … Continue reading

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A Thank-You Note to Skype

Dear Skype, You have created an amazing resource to help students and teachers connect with other people across the globe.  Whether I was hoping to connect classrooms to collaborate, or I wanted students to chat with a guest speaker, Skype … Continue reading

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What’s the Big Deal about Blogs?

You’re curious about blogging?  You’re willing to explore and play with a few new ideas?  That’s wonderful!  I hope that this post will help you on your way to find some answers… First, let’s start at the beginning:  What is … Continue reading

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