Archives for December 20, 2007

  1. Thursday ISTE Social

    I’m Docenting for ISTE right before the Thursday night Social. Tonight’s event will include a snowman (or would that be snow avatar?) building contest. Since I have YET to master even the most basic building skills (OK…so there’s yet ANOTHER New Years Resolution!) I figured I would ‘cheat’ and take a pic next to the […]

  2. 21st Century Webinar by 21st Century, Brad Fountain!

    I would like to thank everyone who attended the webinar on December 18th. I thoroughly enjoyed the feedback I received and would love any more you care to provide. I also thought the discussion throughout the session was very powerful and thought provoking. I apologize for not having this post up sooner, but I am […]

  3. Texas DEN Leadership Council Needs YOU!

    Elaine Plybon, blog coordinator for the Texas DEN Leadership Council, needs YOU!  The Irving Independent School District in Irving, Texas, for which she works, hosts an annual Technology Media Fair.  This year, the district has opened up several categories for online judging.  The hope, above all, is that involving you as judges will keep the students […]

  4. Tech Tidbit #2: SMS to avoid OMG

    I used to focus my thoughts on “Text Speak” on the implications it would have on our written language. Is SMS just the natural evolution of language (anyone whose ever had to read Beowulf is probably thankful about how much our language has already changed), or is it “belittling” the written word? After reading the […]

  5. Technology Media Fair in need of Online Volunteers

    The Irving Independent School District in Irving, Texas has an annual Technology Media Fair. This year, the district has opened up several categories for online judging. The hope, above all, is that this will help keep district students excited about technology and about sharing their work with a global audience. This is where you come […]