This week I am preparing for a job interview and have spent a lot of time in the last few weeks reflecting on my school, my staff and the things that have been accomplished in the short time I have been in the building. I am not saying that I have accomplished these things, because… Continue reading Bold or Old?
I pondered what direction to take my on-line PD for ECI 831. I had already done one post a few weeks ago after watching a presentation on media literacy by Michael Wesch and was looking for a different direction. Earlier this week I was involved in a few conversations about the new RTI, Response to… Continue reading Master teacher or master learner?
It seems like every week I get fixated on some topic and it seems to pop up everywhere. This week it was games. It started on Tuesday when our staff was having a math lunch. We try and meet once every month or two and watch some of the Math Makes Sense Video series and… Continue reading Is playing games a waste of time?
I seem to be talking about technology no matter where I go these days. Last night I was lucky enough to get an invitation to the Farmer's Appreciation Night sponsored by the Estevan Board of Commerce and Tourism. It was an excellent roast beef supper followed by a speaker and ending with entertainment by a… Continue reading Can we make learning authentic?
I do a lot of thinking every day about technology integration in the classroom. I am not a PAA teacher or an IT teacher, but I have taken on the unexpected role, as part of my administrative position, to promote and encourage technology in my school. I took on the role because it is a… Continue reading Excited or scared to death?