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Convenience Fee

Unfortunately I think going through an online check-out sometimes happens in Auto-Pilot. It is common and familiar, so I don’t pay as much attention as I used to. I tried to pay for my next semester tuition is due – … Continue reading

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Advice for a Student Teacher

Success of public schools are negatively judged on student test scores; but colleges preparing teachers could be equally judged on the culture shock of student teachers entering a school. Many schools are sadly lacking in preparing new teachers for reality. … Continue reading

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Wiki Books

As I prepared for another school year, one of my friends made the joking comment ‘why don’t you just write your own textbook?’ They saw me creating and pulling stories and practice exercises that I had created and never once … Continue reading

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Global Connectivity

I have just finished reading Blogs, Wikis, Podcasts, and other Powerful Web Tools for Classrooms by Will Richardson. The entire book was filled with great ideas of how to enrich teaching. I stopped frequently during chapters to brainstorm about how I … Continue reading

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Digital Footprints

I think this is a powerful and true statement. We need to explain the significance of this to our students and accept it ourselves. There are many things that will always exist on the web. It is not like writing … Continue reading

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