Creating something new/innovative

When I began my blogging adventure  (circa August 2015) I was one year into my 1:1 iPad journey.  At the time my focus was on "apps" driving innovation as if technology was synonymous with innovation.  Hence the previous title of this blog was "Apps in Action". Through exploring numerous blog posts, Twitter Chats, Google + Communities …

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Teacher Tech Tools #1: Participate.com

Update (April 2017):  Since this original post appoLearning has been changed to Participate.com. The resources as posted are still available but they have expanded their offerings - one of my favorites is their Twitter Chat interface which is clean and easy to navigate.  They also offer a calendar of Twitter Chats along with links. Have …

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Reflections and Rethinking…

Summer has been a time to reflect on what worked well in first year with 1:1 iPads, and rethink how to move forward. Big questions:  What needs to be done to give my students more choice and voice? How can I encourage children to find problems and then be comfortable with the productive struggle as they look …

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