Here Comes Transparency

Educational technology offers a new lens through which to examine educational practices. Historically the teacher was both knowledge and pedagogical authority. Likewise, teacher reporting was […]

P.S. About Google Classroom

A unique position for me, I actually discourage use of a certain technology. That is atypical, but it might be understandable, let me explain. I […]

5 Things your Principal Thinks you Know about Technology

For whatever reason, Principals increasingly expect some basic knowledge out of all teachers. Yes, even that teacher down that hall. Use this round-up of basic […]

What do K12 Teachers Own?

Does it Matter what Teachers Own? Teachers in public K12 classrooms have some very basic similarities. We create, carry out, and then redo our lesson […]

Where are you Saving your Notes?

There is no anxiety equal to trying to pull together meeting notes on a project/assignment/student when it is crunch time. How many anxiety attacks must […]

Improve Communication Now & Next School Year

Every educator needs to communicate. And communicate well. How can you improve your communication? Make these small adjustments for the rest of this school year […]

A TPT Conspiracy?

The democratic idea of one teacher creating something and selling it to a teacher for a nominal fee is attractive. That is the premise of […]

Another Snow Day in The South turns Digital Learning Day

Another snow day in The South; while locals lament the inability to buy more bread and milk than logic allows, something else is happening. One […]

Upgrades to Your Online Content

The hard part is putting your content online. Once your content is online, different challenges await you. Expect to revise your content at least once […]

Messy {Digital} Teacher Desk

Can we talk about your digital desk? Why is it so cluttered? Do you need some help? We all have that one teacher friend with […]

Wannabe YouTubers

Did your child tell you that s/he wants to be a YouTuber yet? Is your child trying to emulate those How Tos, Minecraft Guided Tours, […]

Who do you Follow?

Probably for the same reason I hesitated to drink in the same town in which I taught, I am hyper-aware of my social media presence. […]