The 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics: Going for the Gold!

For sports fans like me—and many of our students—the next few weeks will be an exciting time as we cheer on our favorite skiers, skaters […]

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 […]

No Habla Español, but ask my kid.

Not to brag, but I still remember how to say cat and pants from high school Spanish. Impressive, right? Needless to say, my preparation for […]

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 […]

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 […]

The 12 Digital Days of Christmas 2017: Tech Treasure #11

Give your brain a workout with another cool activity from the Math Playground—a holiday logic puzzle known as A Blocky Christmas. Here’s how it works: Players […]

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. […]

3 Ways to Grade Faster

How many weekend television programs have you “watched” while filling the coffee table, the couch, and -surprise- some of the floor with the papers you […]

Tech Helps New Teachers

Technology can help new teachers be more successful in their first years of teaching. Careers are often established or abandoned in those first several years, […]

The 12 Digital Days of Christmas 2017: Tech Treasure #9

Bet you think decorating a Christmas tree is easy stuff… But that’s because you probably never played the Christmas Tree Light Up game! Put your […]

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