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Educational Technology | Teaching and Learning

How May I Be of Service

As some of you know, I took a career break this summer. My first break from working since I was 14 1/2 years old. It was both terrifying and exhilarating. One of the by-products of that break was being able to connect with people I previously felt too busy to connect with, and provide them […]

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Educational Technology | Teaching and Learning

Got Consent? These Kinders Do!

When Sandy invited me into her kindergarten classroom to co-teach an iPad lesson, I thought it’d be a fun opportunity to not only visit a friend, but to engage with some littles. Let me just start by saying, I could never teach kindergarten. Kinder teachers have such a unique job – they are not only […]

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Educational Technology

What is the Role of Mobile Devices in Your School?

A colleague in her Master’s program asked me to answer a few questions for a class project she is completing. My responses are below. I’d love to hear how others would answer these questions. What are the instructional goals that we are aiming to accomplish with mobile learning? Our goal is to provide students with […]

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Educational Technology

Reflect On Our Practice

“We are generating more information and knowledge than ever today, but knowledge is only good if you can reflect on it.” Thomas L. Friedman, Thank You for Being Late: An Optimist’s Guide to Thriving in the Age of Accelerations I had the pleasure of being interviewed the other day by an educator pursuing an advanced […]

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Educational Technology | Personal

PSA: How to check your FB App Sharing Permissions

This may seem out of the norm for my usual posts, but as a former EdTech/IT Director, I think it’s important that you know how to limit what information you share with apps you have connected to your Facebook. This Cambridge Analytica data fiasco should be a wake up call for all of us. Understand […]

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