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Cloudy with a Chance of Learning

The weather has finally turned nice and summer break looms on the horizon.  The prospects of summer days ahead adds a certain amount of sunshine to each day.  Why not add some clouds to the mix, word clouds that is! … Continue reading

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Happy Digital Learning Day!

Happy Digital Learning Day!  Today marks the 4th annual Digital Learning Day sponsored by the Alliance for Educational Excellence.  What is digital learning? Digital learning is any instructional practice that effectively uses technology to strengthen a student’s learning experience. It … Continue reading

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Blizzard Bags

This has certainly been an interesting winter.  Boston has had 78.1″ of snow this season and this winter is poised to go on record as one of the top five snowiest winters.  With snow in the forecast two times within … Continue reading

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Reasons I Like TED Talks

I think, like most educators, I entered the teaching profession because I love learning and want to inspire that love of learning in students.  In the frenetic pace of daily life it is easy to get caught up in our “to … Continue reading

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Looking to mix up your presentations, try a Thinglink

Thinglink is a fantastic web-based tool that allows teachers to create interactive content.  This is a great option for creating presentations or an easy way to create interactive content to share with students.    Teachers are using Thinglink in other interesting … Continue reading

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What is Technology Integration?

Slates, books, pencils, mimeographs, tape recorders, overheads, calculators . . . these are all tools that have been used in schools over the years.  Today’s technologies – interactive white boards, sensors and probes, document cameras, mobile devices and tablets – to … Continue reading

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