Category Archives: Technology

Blind Kahoot – Building an Engaging Lesson

What is a Blind Kahoot? It is a Kahoot game created like any other Kahoot game, except in this case the students don’t have previous (or very limited) knowledge of the topic. The Kahoot is used to introduce a new … Continue reading

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Audio & Video Tools for Student Reflection

At our PD on Friday, I had the pleasure of working with our World Language department. When it comes to integrating tech in their classes, they have been risk takers; and even better, collaborative risk takers. We’ve witnessed some amazing projects … Continue reading

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Google Slides – Now With Q & A

Did I ever mention how much I love the educators who share resources on Twitter? Click here for the post from Michael Frederick, Google Slides Engineer that I found last night on Twitter. On Star Wars Day (May the 4th), … Continue reading

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Professional Development Using Modified EdCamp

…change up our traditional professional development and provide an opportunity for faculty to have more choice for PD… Continue reading

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Taking a Closer Look Classroom Management

Focusing on specific learning goals that promote critical-thinking, creativity, collaboration, and the creation of student-centric learning environments are really the best way to use iPads in the curriculum. (Source) Most behavioral issues with iPads in the classroom occur when students … Continue reading

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#OneWord – Encourage

I wanted a word that encompassed more than just EdTech, more than just school (work), and most importantly – more than just me. Therefore, my #OneWord for 2016 is Encourage. I want to encourage my family to be the best … Continue reading

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Are you excited about the unknown, or shriveling with boredom?

Yesterday, during the #PersonalizedPD chat on Twitter Jason Bretzmann, (@jbretzmann) author of Personalized PD, asked the question, “If you could turn back time from a mistake you made, what would you do differently?”  It made me think not only about the mistakes I … Continue reading

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