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Archive for May, 2008

TWITTER

I feel it’s time to fill you in on Twitter, one of my most valuable networking tools. What is it? Twitter is a service for friends, family, and co–workers to communicate and stay connected through the exchange of quick, frequent answers to one simple question: What are you doing? Bloggers can use it as a mini-blogging […]

Posted by on May 25, 2008 at 3:13 am | Comments & Trackbacks (0) | Permalink


Podcast with RezEd

A wonderful opportunity fell in my lap last Friday while at the NYSCATE METRO Conference when Barry Joseph of Global Kids grabbed me for a last minute RezEd podcast. I had been scheduled to do a podcast interview with RezEd later in the month but somebody ditched and I got to step in! So, I […]

Posted by on May 20, 2008 at 7:19 pm and tagged , , , , ,  | Comments & Trackbacks (1) | Permalink


Coming Events…

Upon perusing the RezEd site, I found these events that should prove to be terrific! May 23 Friday SLanguages 2008 – The conference for language education in virtual worldsMay 23, 2008 at 6pm to May 24, 2008 at 6pm – Second Life – EduNation Island (Times are GMT: Check website for details) June 10 Tuesday […]

Posted by on May 20, 2008 at 7:14 pm and tagged ,  | Comments & Trackbacks (0) | Permalink


ClassTools.net

Here’s another I grabbed from KJ via Twitter via Diigo… (when you’re ready ask me about these Web 2.0 tools and we’ll have an inservice!) Today’s featured site, ClassTools.net, comes to us by way of Diigo user Brandi Caldwell who recently shared it with her network. ClassTools.net provides a collection of ready-to-use Flash applications ideal […]

Posted by on May 20, 2008 at 8:45 am | Comments & Trackbacks (0) | Permalink


“lifted” from KJ

I am going to set a precedence here, since teachers are way too busy to reinvent the wheel, especially when someone else has done a superlative job already … and I am passing on a post from Kevin Jarrett’s blog: “Came across freereading.net the other day thanks to Diigo user Jim Farmer. It is a […]

Posted by on May 20, 2008 at 5:30 am | Comments & Trackbacks (0) | Permalink


The thing of it is….

I know how lucky I am. I know I have support in my endeavors from a visionary administration, pioneering teachers, and a community that continues to support a school budget that makes it all possible. With that in mind, the primary purpose for this blog will be twofold: First , I need a repository for […]

Posted by on May 18, 2008 at 4:01 pm | Comments & Trackbacks (0) | Permalink


Hello world!

THis blog is one of the first tools I would like to share with you. It is created FREE with Edublogs. If you like Edublogs but want to be able to simply create, administer, control and manage hundreds of student and teacher blogs at your school or college, check out Edublogs Campus… it’s like Edublogs […]

Posted by on May 18, 2008 at 10:33 am and tagged  | Comments & Trackbacks (0) | Permalink