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Feed me! 0

Feed me!

As I continue my search to be the most effective infovore I can, I stumbled across an awesome way to keep track of content on websites you wish to monitor. The cool thing is...

Growing up digital 0

Growing up digital

I found a great survey via The Joan Ganz Cooney Center and the disconnect that many adults (or parents) describe when surveyed about digital technology and media use in their children’s lives. Download a...

Thing 13 – More Podcasts 0

Thing 13 – More Podcasts

I just added another podcast (or ‘netcast‘) to my playlist: Cranky Geeks with John C. Dvorak. I kept forgetting that I wanted to catch his show, and Thing 13 reminded me to go get...

Learning to change 0

Learning to change

Here’s another video that I will be adding to my toolbox. I am finding more and more that these short videos can say more than a single person standing in front of a group....

Thing12 – Podcasts 0

Thing12 – Podcasts

As I posted on the 23 Things blog, I am a large consumer of podcasts. I have a pretty wide variety of ‘stuff’ I listen to on a regular basis, but to the point...

Blocking the future 1

Blocking the future

Scott McLeod has an important article posted at the American Association of School Administrators site titled “Blocking the Future“ This part caught my eye: [S]chool district leaders have a critical choice to make: Will...

Thing11 – WIKI WIKI WIKI (Again) 2

Thing11 – WIKI WIKI WIKI (Again)

Thing 11 would like a link to a self-created wiki. Hmmm, which one to choose… I maintain about 5 of them on wikispaces, but each is open by invite only to keep the riff-raff...

Thing10 – WIKI WIKI WIKI 0

Thing10 – WIKI WIKI WIKI

Thing 10 is a reflection on wiki’s, their uses and hurdles of adoption and use. I really do not see any downside in the use of wiki’s in an educational environment. What better way...

Thing9 – Online Image Generator 1

Thing9 – Online Image Generator

My job is to keep my students engaged… and sometimes, using comedy within my presentations are the little crests of the wave that get them from one topic to the next. Using image generators...

Thing8 – Flickr Tools 1

Thing8 – Flickr Tools

After playing around in Flickr a bit, and with some of the fun AJAX tools online, I’m thinking I could use a few more picture/photos in my daily classroom practice. I already use quite...