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 …

#NotAtISTE2017?? Not a Problem

Sue Waters has "attended" ISTE  for the past 3 years - VIRTUALLY.  In this article, she shares her tips on how to be "in the thick of it" even if you're in... Australia (like she is). So, pack your computer, phone or tablet! Let's go to #ISTE2017!  Oh, and you can follow the Twitter feed …

#Intentional: Repotting the Plant

My father grew up on a farm in central Mississippi.  His parents were sharecroppers, working the soil that belonged to someone else and scraping out a living.  Daddy used to talk about how they had to rotate the crop because certain plants depleted the soil, making it toxic and unable to sustain that crop any …

#Intentional: Amplification of Voice

The summer professional development season has begun in full earnest!  I attended and presented at the #evillageNWI conference in Valparaiso this week.  I hadn't intended to participate in this particular conference as it is 4 days before the district conference where I'll be volunteering, but one of the keynote speakers caught my eye. Ken Shelton's …

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