How Should We Do This?

Today after school, a colleague, one of my favorite people at school, asked me for help. She wanted to push out a Google Slides presentation through Google Classroom that students would work on as a shared slide deck. Having given her the idea for the assignment, she wanted me to show her how to do…

Student Blogging: A Win For Writing

This is a long overdue post, but I was reluctant to write until I felt I had some prize winning strategy to share with others. But it really isn’t about that, is it? The goal in keeping this blog is to practice the art of writing, to reflect on my teaching and learning, and to…

The New Normal

  I love the classroom and I really love my classroom. I started building this room in 1999. The year of Y2K. I started teaching a Computer Applications class with like 10 computers and I had to devise a way to group and rotate my students until I got a computer for every student. This…