This week’s challenge is meant to help you focus your next lesson. Last week’s challenge was for you to choose your learning management system (LMS) for the year. If your LMS is your class’s online home base, the learning objectives are the missions. This week’s challenge is to help you focus your next learning objective so […]
In our busy days as teachers, it is hard to meet all of the obligations we face. One of my consistent challenges is consistently contacting parents over student concerns. I am just not good at it. But…I recongize that while I am not doing it now, I can improve and so I looked at a number
We, in education, sometimes feel like we need to do it all. I am here to tell you, no. You don’t have to. In fact, I am going to recommend that if you are indeed trying to do it all, you will actually accomplish less. How do I know this? Because the more I take
Going paperless is a lot of work. I am not joking. But the payoff? Never having to teach with paper again. Imagine…you will never have to print out another copy of a worksheet, test, email, reminder…yeah, anything. I basically haven’t had to print a thing since 2014. It is no secret that having 1-1 Chromebooks makes
I am awesome at finding the right technology for my classroom. Finding a good mind mapping tool for teachers was an epic failure. I have tried the big names like Mindomo and MindMeister. I wanted a way to quickly create a workflow chart for the online graduate course I am taking on designing online courses.