Build a Website, They Will Come?

So, I'm trying to flip my classroom this year.  I piloted it a couple of years ago and because I had a 6th grade class that year, and they didn't have internet access at home or phones, it kinda flopped.  I had a mixed group or 7th and 8th graders last year, most of whom …

A Twitter Users Guide for Teachers

originally posted at Technology in Education: Notes from the Closet Its that most wonderful time of the year: getting all the staff on Twitter so you can CONNECT!  Here's a little help for the beginners and some tips for the "seasoned" ones... Enjoy!    

Technology Integration 101

Two technology tools are being introduced in my building this year: Google for Education and Twitter.  I have been working with the instructional coach in our building on ways to integrate these technologies and others into the classrooms.  I've started with a little fun:  I found a BINGO card another technology specialist created and edited …