Monthly Archive: May 2008

Thing 19 – Mmmmm Del.icio.us! 2

Thing 19 – Mmmmm Del.icio.us!

I have been using del.icio.us for quite some time now and have found it to be one of my most used web applications. The ability to access my bookmarks from any browser increases my...

Thing 18 – Tagging Folksonomy,and Social Bookmarking 0

Thing 18 – Tagging Folksonomy,and Social Bookmarking

Using tags, or as it’s know on the net – folksonomies – is very helpful in locating information. I am constantly using tagging on my own personal computer for example. In MS Vista, you...

What school should be like 0

What school should be like

Harrison Central High School: A Commitment to High TechSophisticated electronic gadgets such as probes and global-positioning-system devices catch students’ interest.

Increasing Student Achievement Using Technology 0

Increasing Student Achievement Using Technology

Here’s a story about something that I have known about intuitively for quite some time: Student achievement is not impacted through the use of technology in their classroom UNLESS teachers are taught how to...

Thing 17 – Slideshare 0

Thing 17 – Slideshare

Of all the tools out there, I have found that Slideshare is one of the most useful. I love being able to upload my slide deck to Slideshare so I can use it anywhere...

Thing 16 – More on Cloud Computing 0

Thing 16 – More on Cloud Computing

Thing 16 is about online productivity tools. As I posted in the Thing 15 entry, we are seeing new ways to increase our ability to collaborate and increase our effectiveness every day. The ZOHO.com...

Thing 15 – Google Docs 1

Thing 15 – Google Docs

Microsoft is getting nervous about all of this ‘cloud computing’, and thing like Google Docs, Zoho.com, and the like. People won’t need to buy MS Office anymore for simple word processing, presentations, spreadsheets and...

Thing 14 – Podcasting 0

Thing 14 – Podcasting

The 14th Thing is a reflection on podcasting as a consumer or producer. I am already both of them. I have quite a few podcasts I listen to on a regular basis while doing...

Acceptable Use Resource 1

Acceptable Use Resource

School leaders today are grappling with the issue of technology use within their schools. As our customers (students) bring more and more technology to school, and expect to use tech in their learning, we...

I have to learn more about Google Motion Charts 0

I have to learn more about Google Motion Charts

Last year Google acquired a company called Trendalyzer, and I’m sure that most of the programmers joined Google (because they have free M&M’s). In the last few weeks Google seems to have implemented the...