Summer 2019 Teacher Reads 📚

The summer focus is on Blended Learning. I have sent many of the teachers I work with home with these books this school year, I […]

End of Year Digital Checklist

Don’t leave for the summer just yet. I have some digital housecleaning we need to chat about, please. The new part of your end of […]

Titles and Headings

ADA compliance is something that we should be working toward. I’ve trained many users on creating ADA compliant documents, but there is at least one […]


Should I care about your motives? What if I’m a teacher and you are offering me a service? Should I care then? Teachers are consider […]

Weekly Review

Podcast Shawn McGirr and I have been recording, producing and sharing a podcast, Middle School Matters, for over ten years. I enjoy talking about education […]

Weekly Thoughts

Tech Directors I met with some other Technology Directors. I got on my soapbox to discuss a variety of subjects. The Technology Directors that I […]

The Online Parenting Challenge

You are already participating in The Online Parenting Challenge. The good news is it only lasts for 18 years, per child. The bad news is […]


I’m in! I’ve been accepted to be a MoodleNet tester. I’m excited as the opening video notes that “Moodlenet is a new open social media […]

Embed Part of a YouTube Video in Moodle

I love to be asked how to do something. Especially, when it is “how do you…in Moodle?” Recently, I was asked by a teacher how […]

“Buyer” Beware

I often advocate for understanding what we are paying for. On another site that I’m involved with, Middle School Matters, I made the mistake of […]

Gift Idea: #edtech Teachers love Books!

Teachers just love to learn. And just because we are interested in gadgets, online learning, and technical solutions, do not make the mistake of thinking we […]

Teacher Gift {Giveaway} Season

As a teacher, I have received my share of coffee cups, pot holders, and homemade baked goods (with and without fingerprints). And they have all […]

We are updating our Privacy Policy, so please make sure you take a minute to review it. As of May 25, 2018 your continued use of our services will be subject to this new Privacy Policy.
Review Privacy Policy OK