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Dear Parents

Dear Parents, We are about to embark on a new journey. You will watch your babies transform into pre-teens, no longer elementary students, but 6th graders at the middle school. I am transitioning with them, from the Spanish teacher to … Continue reading

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In-Service Inspiration

Yesterday was an In-Service day. Although it is not my favorite way to spend a day, I did find value in what my department created. We were re-introduced to the revised version of Bloom’s Taxonomy. Random side note: I love … Continue reading

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Relationship Advice

This is PLN/PLC relationship advice from an unlikely source: Utah’s Stronger Marriage Org. I originally saw the image of collaboration posted on Google+ and I traced it back to the creator. There are two videos to support the stronger relationships … Continue reading

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Go2Web2.0

I forgot how much I enjoyed exploring Go2Web2.0 – I searched it when I took my first educational technology workshop years ago. Back then, there were not 71 pages of options to explore. I spent [insert embarrassing number] of hours … Continue reading

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Wikified Reflection

As someone who uses technology all the time in my classroom when teaching, surprisingly it was not until recently that I realized the full collaborative power of using a Wiki. For my grad class we had a huge collaborative project. … Continue reading

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PETE&C

I will be co-presenting & I have a group of students presenting at the Student Showcase for PETE&C in Hershey in February 2010. I am so excited about both. My presentation is: Bringing Global Connections Home with Moodle. It is … Continue reading

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Sharing

It feels good to know that resources I am creating are being shared. Of course, it still shocks me how frequently some of my activities are used. I put two activities of AR verb practice on Quia, the other day … Continue reading

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PLNs

Everyone probably starts off as a skeptic of the value of PLNs. However, when people stop tweeting about being stuck in traffic or wishing it were the weekend, you can end up with an awesome tool. There is no possible … Continue reading

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Crowdsourcing

‘Crowdsourcing’ was defined as a method of grading by Cathy Davidson, a professor at Duke University, in her course syllabus. Which just happened to be posted on her blog and was viewed by a couple thousand people. This is how … Continue reading

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Learning Beyond the Test

This is the video we discussed in our LTMS600. I liked parts of the hour long video. I do not want to watch it again, so I wanted to remember my impressions. The crisis of significance is very similar to … Continue reading

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