Category Archives: Technology

Brave New World Wide Web

I wanted to share, but also highlight for my own sake, the following PowerPoint that was created by datruss on Slideshare.net. I like the point this presentation makes. Teachers can…

Mentoring & Helping other Bloggers

I am reading more and more in conversations on Twitter , on blog posts and in e-mails that many edubloggers are getting discouraged of writing their blog. They are discouraged…

Custom Google Search Engine

Yesterday, during our last technology professional development workshop of the year, I introduced a group of our elementary school faculty to the concept of a custom Google Search Engine. Everyone…

Unwilling to Make the Effort to Learn

Nothing makes me sadder than a student who is turned off by learning. Nothing makes me madder than a capable person who is “wasting” their mind on drugs. And nothing…

Is America Getting Dumber?

My Wonderful World Blog mentioned in an article entitled “Are Americans hostile to global knowledge” Susan Jacoby (author of “The Age of American Unreason”) , Noah Oppenheim and Matt Lauer’s…