I had that privilege to speak with the team from Schoolinks a few weeks ago about how my school structures our college readiness systems. I wanted to share the podcast with you below, and also thank the people at Schoolinks for inviting me to join them. If you work at the secondary level and have … Continue reading College Readiness
I speak often with educators about the incorporation of technology into their classrooms and curriculum. During these convos I often share tools as well. What always leaves me perplexed is when I share out a great technology and the response I get is; "Why are we teaching them the easy way out?" My response: Why … Continue reading Why You Mad Bro?
Ah, the Common Core... that's right - I said it. They are here - whether we like it or not. Blogging is a great way to engage our students, but also address some key Common Core Standards at the same time. In fact, I feel like some of the anchor standards were written with student … Continue reading Blogging and the Common Core
Movies in the classroom... you know you've shown one before. I was guilty of it too when I was in the classroom. As an administrator I do not necessarily want my teachers showing films to students - unless they relate to the standards of course. So when a film relates to the content and we … Continue reading Socrative and a Film Engage Assessment
So I am prepping to give an instructional technology PD this week at my school. As a lead up I have been having conversations with colleagues about signing up - most have which I have left me perplexed. You see; the vibe I get from many colleagues (not just at my school by the way) … Continue reading C’Mon Man