#Intentional: PLNs, Hostile Takeovers and Small Challenges

So, to recap, I quit my job on September 15th. A week ago. Ten thousand twenty minutes ago. Six hundred one thousand two hundred seconds ago. It has been the best week ever. The clarity I've had this week has been amazing. Who knew I could finish studying for the GCE Level 2 exam in …

#Intentional: Teaching, Training, Trolling Toxic Education

So, I quit.  Friday was my last day.  I spent the beginning of the weekend giggling at the idea of NOT having to pick out an outfit to wear to work on Monday because... I don't work for anyone anymore. Wait. I work for me now.  With that in mind, I spent the backend of …

Scholastic Karma

The school year starts for me August 7th with a week of PD and room decoration and planning. I'm at a new school, ready to do what I do with much passion: teach.  As I left my old school, I was in a minor panic about who would replace me and if he or she …

Tech Review: Seesaw

I haven't done a tech review in a minute! The "try something new each semester" rule is kicking though, so here we go! So, in my summer PD adventure, I DIDN'T attend a session on a very interesting app called Seesaw. It wasn't intentional; I was busy facilitating my session: Creating Formative Assessments Using Google …

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