Category Archives: Blogging

ECIS 2011 Conference- Frankfurt, Germany

I just finished two great days participating in the ECIS (European Council of International Schools) IT conference in Frankfurt, Germany. Besides attending very interesting sessions by  David Warlick, Jamie McKenzie,…

Quality Commenting Video by Third Graders

Take a few minutes to watch the following “Quality Commenting on Blogs” video by third graders. Then follow along the description of the creation process and “behind the scenes” work…

What is… What Will Be Obsolete…in Second Grade?

At the beginning of most calendar years, especially at the beginning of a new decade, century or millennium, we tend to take a closer look at our past and future…

Updating & Upgrading Our School’s Media & Publishing Release

I remember when I placed in the top three of an international writing contest for students in German schools abroad. My essay “What is typical German” was published in a…

Langwitches Blog Nominated for Edublog Awards

I am extremely honored that Langwitches was nominated for Edublog Awards 2010 in the following categories: Best Teacher Blog , Best Individual Blog and Best Educational Tech Support Blog. Thank…