Tool Review: IPEVO Document Cams and IWB Alternative

About a month ago, Gary Cheng -- an IPEVO account manager -- reached out to me through Twitter and asked if I was interested in taking any of IPEVO's…


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Authentic Audiences

“How important is this to my grade?” asked a student, as she sorted through the lesson plans and materials strewn across the table. Before I could…


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But enough about me. What do you think of me?

Michael Cunningham wrote, “This is a Southern gift, isn't it—tremendous self-regard diluted with humor and modesty.” Thank you, bloggess Brianna…


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More Homework Meme: Musings from the Mile High City

Tis the season for joyful giving, receiving and good old-fashioned fun! Just when I feared my writer's block was buried deep inside underneath lots…


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Why Teacher Leadership Is Not Busy Work [The Takeover Part 2]

A couple of days ago, I spoke about the importance of teacher leadership and the urgency of creating your own voice. Rafranz Davis commented: "I…


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The Joy of Giving: Head Start Angels

In the past, my students have always received gifts from a local charity or community organization. This has always been arranged by my…


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More Homework Meme

Since most of my blog posts are on the heavy side, I thought it would be a good holiday diversion for me to try something different. (That's why they…


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More Homework Meme!

Horray! I've been tagged in a blog Meme by Bill Ferriter (Tempered Radical), designed to spread a little writing fun and to allow us to get to know…


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A is for Apple

I am going to eat this apple. When I do it will be the best apple I have ever tasted. It is a special apple. You might say it is magical, even if it…


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Do You See Yourself As The Leader? [The Takeover: Part 1]

How often did you ever sit in a district-wide meeting and think, "You know, if I was up there, I would probably do a better job than this?" The…


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