Category Archives: collaboration

Shanghai Goes Wild

The Shanghai Goes Wild project is well underway with many classes starting to finish their drawings and starting to draw their partners drawings. This is always an exciting time for me with this project as you start to see the … Continue reading

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Reflections of a Newbie Apple Distinguished Educator

Just like Ted Cowan, Steve Katz, Madeleine Brookes, Jabiz Raisdana and Colin Gallagher I thought I would sum up my thoughts on the ADE Asia Institute 2011 in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. I won’t lie. I was skeptical that the ADE conference was … Continue reading

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Story Telling and Basic Programming Skills

This week I have been making rounds to my 5th grade classes getting them ready for their reading olympics (RO). Part of the RO is that kids are given tons of options on how to report out on their books. … Continue reading

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Shanghai Goes Wild

It is that time of the year when Shanghai Goes Wild (SGW). This is the collaborative, hopefully international, online descriptive writing and digital arts project I started last year for lower ES students. It is based off a similar project … Continue reading

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Friday Tech Roundup

I have started to do a weekly tech roundup here at SAS. I usually include 1-2 integration projects as well as something that teachers can use in their personal lives for their own productivity. Here was my first attempt. I … Continue reading

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We’ve Been Busy

Grades 1,3 and 5 have been extremely busy infusing technology into their classes as we lead up to the ’08-’09 holiday break. Grade 1 has been working in Kidspiration on two different assignments. First we developed a “Healthy vs. Unhealthy” … Continue reading

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Mission Statements

I’m not big on mission statements. I know that they are not going anywhere anytime soon, that any organization I work for will have these statements somewhere in a school/company handbook, and that i should be familiar with both statements … Continue reading

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An Intersting Week Indeed

Last week was one of those weeks where I left school with a bit of a headache. No, don’t worry, it was not a medical issue and I was not hungover, but I appreciate your concern. Actually it was the … Continue reading

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