Tech Review: Fake News, Curated Reading, and Flipboard

I admit it.  I'm a Facebook junkie.  I only have about 95 friends but am in no less than 5 groups, have 3 pages, have the event calendar of a social diva, and read the news dropped in my newsfeed like its manna from heaven.  I can usually tell the fake stuff from the real.  …

#Authentic: Books, Fake History and EdTech

Back in the day, everything we all learned came mainly from some dusty book with ripped pages and rude commentary in the margins.  Its all we had, unless we traveled outside our little worlds and went to museums or on field trips to far off places.  We accepted that.  When, as adults, we discovered that …

#Authentic: Branding the Vision

I've had a lot of time to consider my options this year. After an initial sigh of relief followed immediately by blinding panic, I've gone through the motions of figuring out how to do what I want to do in EdTech while also following a couple of other passions.  The fog is clearing.  Time to …

#Authentic: There is no “They”

Happy New Year! The first day of the new year. The first day to show how authentic I can be.  Without even trying, someone helped me with that (cus that's what he does so well).  My most favorite tribal brother tagged me in a tweet last week: https://twitter.com/thedullguy/status/946186138460532737 He has never steered me wrong, so …

#Intentional: Looking Forward to.. . being me?

It's my favorite time of the year.  The time of year when I think about the new year, new goals, new understandings and new ways to describe what is happening in my life for the year. Let me tell you a true story: I friended a few former colleagues on Facebook after leaving jobs this …