Tech App Review: Adobe Voice

So, first things first.  This is VERY different from Google Voice.  Don’t confuse them!  Where Google Voice is a personal, auditory device you can use in the classroom in various ways (see my pilot here), Adobe Voice is more about the visual.  It kind of reminds me of Voice Thread, without the communal chat attached….

Summertime, and the Learning is Easy

So I’ve begun my summer professional development.  I love learning so much and there’s just so much out there to learn I tend to get overwhelmed.  Such a great feeling! This week, I attended one of the 19 eLearning conferences being offered by the State of Indiana this summer.  I spent 2 days in Lowell…

Tech Review: Summer Reading

I have time (ha) so I’ll be reading a bit this summer.  First, if you don’t have it, download OVERDRIVE MEDIA CONSOLE and connect to your local library.  If you have a library card, you can “borrow” ebooks all summer long and not have to worry about late fees when you forget to return the…

End of an Era?

The students’ last day of school, I stood in the hallway staring into space. I listened and watched as children screamed goodbyes to each other and some of them cried and swore to always keep in touch. A few came looking for me and told me they loved me and hugged me tightly. I hate…