Daily Archives: January 24, 2008

FETC Day 2

Today was a very productive day in the realm of free web 2.0 tools for teachers. It started off with a video called “A Vision of Students Today” which a saw in a session and have put on this post. it was a strong and very true message and further advocates for the use of

Jeff Corwin at FETC

The conference began with Jeff Corwin’s expression of appreciation for teachers and to share his thoughts on the importance of education and it’s role in helping to better our world. He shared his journey of discovering his life goals and applauded the goals educators have given themselves throughout their educational endeavors. Corwin told one story

21st Century Skills for 21 Century Students

Thank you to all who attended the FETC presentation today.  You will find the powerpoint below.  Feel free to use at your descretion and please provide me with any feedback that could improve the presentation in the future. 21st Century Skills for 21st Century Students

DEN Pre-Conference Event at FETC

The conference began with a hit for STAR Educators at the DEN Pre-conference event. The picture to the right shows a few of the STAR Educators observing some sharing from other teachers in the DEN. There were around 13 states represented at the DEN pre-conference event and 49 states represented at the conference along with

Another Flickr Tool for School

Recently, I posted on the issues of copyrighting in the 21st Century. Here’s an interesting “project” from the Library of Congress that can help students better understand the Creative Commons concept: The Library of Congress has put up two VERY LARGE photo collections on Flickr for both educational use & to have the public add