#Authentic: The Problem with Education

We, as Americans, are accustomed to always being #1 in anything and everything we do.  In recent years, we’ve been falling off the top 5 […]


I intentionally put off this particular blog post. I spent 3 days last week simply trying to process all the things that went wrong on […]

Tech Review: Fake News, Curated Reading, and Flipboard

I admit it.  I’m a Facebook junkie.  I only have about 95 friends but am in no less than 5 groups, have 3 pages, have […]

#Authentic: Books, Fake History and EdTech

Back in the day, everything we all learned came mainly from some dusty book with ripped pages and rude commentary in the margins.  Its all […]

#Authentic: Branding the Vision

I’ve had a lot of time to consider my options this year. After an initial sigh of relief followed immediately by blinding panic, I’ve gone […]

#Authentic: There is no “They”

Happy New Year! The first day of the new year. The first day to show how authentic I can be.  Without even trying, someone helped […]

#Intentional: Looking Forward to.. . being me?

It’s my favorite time of the year.  The time of year when I think about the new year, new goals, new understandings and new ways […]

Tech Review: Engaging Congress

The Library of Congress released 3 new apps to turn the confusing world of the American Constitution into fun games that extend learning.  Read more […]

Tech Review: Study Tracks

You know how you get that one song that’s played over and over again on the radio stuck in your head? You mutter about it […]

#Intentional: Live to Learn

I have been reflecting a lot recently on my life, my career, my passions, goals, and plans for the future.  If my father were here, […]

#Intentional: What Does a Graduate Look Like?

I sat in on a very interesting learning session at the ICE2017 conference this past week.  The title of the session was “The Intersection of […]

#Intentional: Reading, Writing… Boys.

The topic of 3rd grade boys, failing school and ending up in the prison pipeline came up the other day.  There is all sorts of […]