Category Archives: Information

What is a Hashtag?

So, what is a Hashtag? First thing you need to know that is has to do with Twitter, the microblogging service, which is quickly becoming mainstream (even the local tire…

“It Isn’t the Answer Anymore, It is the Question”

Visual based on Quote by Bill Sheskey (p.208) in Curriculum 21 (ASCD, 2010) by Heidi Hayes Jacobs. Teachers are worried that students simply “google” answers to a homework assignment or…

Information Literacy…Authentic Conversation..Globalize Curriculum…

In this video presented by Mobile Learning Institute: Alan November tours his hometown of Marblehead, MA and comments on the historical global vision of his community. Alan challenges us to…

Geography Awareness Week-Get Lost in Mapping: Find Your Place in the World

I am guest blogging on My Wonderful World Blog (National Geographic Education Foundation) in honor of Geography Awareness Week 2009 the week of November 15 – 21! This year’s theme…

Thoughts on Setting up a Student Created Wiki

Cross posted on TechLearning Advisor Blog Just as I was about to create a Math Wiki and work with all Middle School students, I ran across the following article by…