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Finally finished!

August 3, 2011

 I finally finished my masters degree. It’s been a long, very stressful two years. However, I feel like I have learned a lot. I’m not sure what I can really say about what I’ve learned, but I will be able to bring that knowledge to work and share it with my coworkers and students. There […]

Dropbox

August 2, 2011

I’m not too sure about the privacy of dropbox yet, but it’s worth checking out. As with anything these days…be careful with what you share! Click here to download Dropbox after you watch the Common Craft, LLC video below.  

Wall Wisher

March 22, 2011

One of my students introduced me to this interesting new website, http://www.wallwisher.com. The student is using it in her English class to communicate with students in a middle school. The middle school students actually created the site as an assignment asking questions about high school. It is free to use. Anyone can leave a comment, […]

Computer Monitors and TV Screens

January 25, 2011

Why do we measure computer monitors and tv screens diagonally?

Peer Pressure

November 1, 2010

I came across this video from Ewan McIntosh’s blog.  It’s pretty funny! What would you do if you were in this situation? Here is a link to a list of educational technology blogs I got from my professor. The video came from one of these blogs.

3D in Education

October 16, 2010

After doing a little bit of research for a paper/project, I came across some very interesting information. I never even thought about incorporating 3D technology into the k-12 classroom. It’s amazing what technology is already available for educators. You try to imagine what classrooms will look like in 10 years, and it’s unreal. I asked […]

The Future of Education

October 11, 2010

What do you think education will be like in the future? In five years? Ten years? Will we ever get to ‘The Jetson’s’ lifestyle? The following video, I think, is a good representation of where education has come from and where it is currently in regards to technology usage. What do you notice about the […]

Frustrating day…

October 3, 2010

My current class is driving me crazy! Not only am I lost, but others in the class are lost, too. And that is say a lot! I always seem to be lost. When someone asks me what the class is about, I have no response. I don’t know!! For the first time, I feel like […]

Geometry Teacher Toolkit

October 3, 2010

 

Module 6 Resource – Online Learning with Tegrity

February 18, 2010

This article describes how different colleges feel about recording their lectures for students to view after class. Some of the key points brought up include student attendence, instructor performance, lecture organization, ‘oops!’ moments. The colleges are using Tegrity lecture capture to record their lectures. The Tegrity home page includes links to other related articles, as […]