Becoming a Connected Professional Educator

I think I discussed this topic once before but as I begin preparing for the new school year, I find myself updating and "cleaning house" in regards to how I'm connecting to other educators via the Internet.  In some areas, I'm really making a splash, in others, I wonder if I'm alone in a desert. …

The Reason Why I Teach (floating on Cloud 9)

So, I'm wandering around a shop in town when someone calls my name.  I look up and its the mother and daughter of a former student of mine.  I"m so happy to see them as I've lost touch with CeCe and wondered if she had reached her current goal. Let me back up a bit. …

Assertion/Evidence Model Presentation

For my final reflection in my Information Access and Evaluation course over at American College of Education, I was asked to consider what I've learned over the past 5 weeks and to either write a paper on the subject or create a presentation using any of the most popular presentation software packages.  I chose to …