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Same Tool, Different Function: Part I

There’s a lot out there. Especially for teachers doing all the things, trying to stay abreast of current research, tools, and pedagogy–it’s a lot. There’s no shortage of new technologies, popup vendors, and gadgets and gizmos galore. While it sounds like a booming business of all the best stuff, it Read more…


One Small Change

It’s not about having the best lesson ever. It’s not about adding a TON of extra work to your To-Do List. It is about how one small change can make a BIG difference. It is about how one small change can meaningfully enhance a learning experience. What's the buzz? @Suggs12345 Read more…


On the Grid?

This did NOT go as planned–But is it still On the Grid? I’ve read so many posts about perfectly planned, extremely well-executed learning experiences that produced expected–and occasionally beyond–results. But I’m taking my friend Starr Sackstein‘s advice, here. Striving for authenticity, I’m also blogging about experiences that did NOT go Read more…


My Big 3: #SolarEclipse2017

Especially as a STEM educator, I LOVED this solar eclipse–But not for the reasons you might think. Solar eclipse glasses on: This reflection radiates from the heart. I’m pinpointing pinholing–my Big 3 from #SolarEclipse2017 (and they’re not the sun, moon, and earth). For once, I’m NOT going to analyze: The vast Read more…