Is Fearmongering Winning?

I guess it comes with the territory of a tech integration coach but sometimes I feel like I am perpetually climbing, forever convincing, endlessly cheerleading, and eternally fighting a pedagogical battle…. Allow me to...

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An Idea and Iterations

I love giving presentations! Perhaps it is my background in drama and music theatre that has given me the confidence to perform and/or speak in front of an audience, or maybe it is my...

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Infographics = Learning Mashups

While I attending and presenting at the European Conference on iPads in Education recently, the collective group of us, began to ponder the very subtle but seemingly distinct meaning between App Smashing and Apps...

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Anything TV

Every kid these days can rhyme off their favorite YouTube stars at the drop of a dime! NigaHiga, Miranda Sings, Sky Does Minecraft, PewDie Pie and Rosanna Pansino and her Nerdy Nummies are just a few that prove...

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What is Creativity?

Creativity? What a loaded word…It sounds cliché but the word creativity really can mean different things to different people. That’s what I ventured into for this presentation… Upon returning from the iPad Summit, I...

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Intro to Visual Literacy

As a kid, I wasn’t necessarily visually talented. I was not an artist per se nor was I a doodler…  Around High School though I became interested in photography… Out of my love for...

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May The Force Be With You…

Yesterday I was on Twitter, checking things out between classes. I saw posts from Star Wars and Google about this #ChooseYourSide Google Feature that Google, Lucasfilm and Disney have put out. I tried it out on...

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Becoming a Master Builder of Your Learning! (Part 1)

As I described in my post called iLearning: A Digital Learning Philosophy, iLearning entails a foundation of qualities that are essential for online behavior (REC Program: Respectful, Ethical and Collaborative). These qualities, although imperative to...

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Copywrong!?!

Living in the information age, digital age or age of new media or whatever you want to call it, I suppose I became a little lax regarding copyright. Although I would try and cite sources...

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