According to the New York Times, the teachers in Atlanta who turned themselves in on cheating charges had bails set as high as 7.5 million. They were able to negotiate lower bails, but the jurors originally wanted 10 million for Dr. Hall, the district’s superintendent. What kind of bail was […]
I live with a dinosaur. He is the best husband you could ever ask for, but dinosaur, nonetheless. He loves old things. He loves the challenge of fixing old things: […]
In my second try at the SOLE my 11’s had to find out if Mussolini and Hitler were more similar or more different. They got stuck on this idea during […]
I went out for my morning run today with Jeff Galloway. My Lolo Half Marathon app keeps me on track with the help of this former Olympian and teammate of Prefontaine. I love his pleasant Southern accent as he tells me “Just 25 more minutes to go! You CAN do […]
My recent blog post led to some interesting questions and discussion from my friends on Facebook. Here is one example: “… I thought you were going to pull in a technology element. Do you use Google translate or other online tools? Do you think it’s beneficial in a classroom setting, […]
Words are important. Using the right words will blow the reader toward tropical isles; using the right words will launch the listener into the stratosphere. Using the wrong words could […]
What we currently have? Currently our school does not have a designated computer lab. Our lab is used almost hourly to teach CT. Most kids have some sort of mobile device in their pockets or back packs. 99% have access to the Internet at home. Most kids have their own […]
I love Sesame Street’s way of making fun of life.
Classroom Management Monsters I find there are a lot of cool apps and programs that allow you to track student behavior. This blog post link shows one that I tried. […]
My Krazy QR Code Post I love QR codes as you can see from my linked post on EduClick. Do you have any exciting ways you are integrating QR codes in your classroom?