Category Archives: Video Conference

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The Excitement of Learning

As a teacher, you know when your students are excited about learning. It is what you work for. Is is part of the passion that makes you a true educator….

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Bringing in Experts. Transformative Teaching & Learning?

As we are asking ourselves: “How do we upgrade a traditionally taught curriculum unit and bring it into the 21st century?” … We need to test, probe and continuously experiment…

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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,…

Third Graders- Called Upon As Experts

Third graders had the opportunity to be called upon being experts. They were asked to skype into an educational conference presentation being given by Kelly Hines from North Carolina and…

Digital Learning Farm in Action: Mystery Skype

Alan November’s article Students as Contributors: The Digital Learning Farm has inspired me in my professional life beyond words and guided many of my research and actions in the classroom…