Category Archives: Technology

Seeking to be Lost

Although technology makes it easy for those who do not like to be lost, I encourage each and every one of us to seek the discomfort once in a while. Being lost isn’t so bad. You usually learn a thing or two. Continue reading

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The Dark Ages of Tech

I may be getting older, out-of-step, or becoming a technology luddite. But do I really need to read on Facebook about “my boyfriend’s underarm hair was stuck to my deodorant?” Continue reading

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Friending a Student

Google + is looking better and better: you can keep different sets of “friends” separate, and comments don’t automatically go out to everyone. This is a fantastic social networking tool for teachers. Might not be a bad thing for my former students to look into as well. Continue reading

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Did We Do Anything Yesterday?

What tech tools do you use to help you manage your classroom? Continue reading

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Cell Phone Craziness

Both parents and Mayor Bloomberg- YOU ARE MISSING THE BOAT. It seems that the issue that neither of you are addressing is that having the cell phones in schools allows many students access to a learning tool, and a powerful one at that. We have to get creative. We have to get smarter. We have to address technology – and we have to address it about 15 years ago. Continue reading

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Blogging and ELL

Love love LOVE this article that talks about ways blogging can engage ELL students! So many good ideas – and most of all, watching students come out of their shell. Continue reading

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Google +

I have no idea what this world is coming to. Continue reading

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