#Intentional: Must Have Apps: Lesson Planning and Assessment

As the new school year looms in the visible future, it's time to start thinking about what tech tools I'll be using this year.  New school, new way of doing things, but some things, for me never change. Most experts in edtech suggest having a tool box with 8 apps in it that you use …

History of Personalized Learning

This speech was so good, I'm just gonna share it.  Thank you @audreywatters. http://hackeducation.com/2017/06/09/personalization       

#Intentional: Making PD Personal

https://www.edsurge.com/research/guides/how-teachers-are-learning-professional-development-remix

I read the book, Hidden Figures this winter.  Amazing story about amazing women doing amazing things.  So amazing! (ok, I"ll stop now)  One thread that kept showing up in this story has inspired me.  Each of the women profiled (there were several more than highlighted in the movie version of the story), worked hard to …

#Intentional: Reading with Fam: An Experiment

My first act of #Intentional behavior for the new year: My community of student learners read together twice a week.  A book is chosen, we read sections of it, the Reading and Language Arts teachers plan lessons around it and it's a good experience for all.  We've read The Giver and Lemony Snicket: A Series …