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Giving Up Facebook For Lent

So I’ve been thinking long and hard about what to give up for Lent.  I could give up soda, snacks, or junk food but for a guy of my, um, “stature” giving up useless calories is a lot like asking … Continue reading

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10 Things I Learned at ICE 2012

3 days of learning and networking are done and we have loaded up the sled dogs thanks to some new snow we are getting and are making our way home from a great weekend at ICE 2012! Here are 10 … Continue reading

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Edmodo as a Virtual Substitute

So as I mentioned in the previous post, I am out of school for 3 days while I attend the ICE Conference in St. Charles, Illinois. Three days out of a classroom for most people usually means the learning stops … Continue reading

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ICE – Day 1

Starting today, I am spending the next 3 days at the Illinois Computing Educators Conference (or ICE as it is known).  I plan on posting some thoughts and reflections on the days here over the next few days. Today I … Continue reading

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PBL – A follow up

So the project with the websites went pretty well, however this being my first experience in PBL, it was a definite learning experience for both me and the kids. Here are a few things I learned. 1) Authentic assessment motivates … Continue reading

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Bloom’s ‘Text’onomy – Cellphones in the classroom presentation

Feedback always welcome! IETC_2010_Cell_Phones The revised Bloom’s Taxonomy was based upon an article by Andrew Churches that can be found here

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Blazing a trail-then turning around…

High Sierra. Trail. Originally uploaded by mutbka Those of you who have been following this blog know that most of what is posted here is about a journey down a path to making technology more a part of the curriculum … Continue reading

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