Daily Archives: July 26, 2010

Looking Back and Connecting

Looking Back and Connecting

Image by rmom352 via Flickr Even though most of us were not there at the DEN LC Symposium or the DEN Summer Institute, in Bentley University, we followed the discussions on various ways; Twitter, Edomodo, CoverItLive, Plurk and of course reading the blogs that were posted with tips, websites, videos and photos of the action.

First Impressions of Windows 7

I’ve seen the ads, I’ve read the reviews, and I couldn’t wait to get a copy of Windows 7 to see how it worked for myself.  Admitedly, I was nervous about upgrading my computer (from Vista), worried that something would go wrong and I’d no longer be able to connect to my home wireless network,

Edmodo: Classroom Social Network

Edmodo is a FREE, safe and secure social networking site designed specifically for education. Teachers can share ideas, files and assignments. Once you have an account, you can create groups for both classroom and professional needs. Edmodo provides tools for grading and polling. Teachers can also share resources in their library. Teachers have control over

Weekly Web Wonder : Live Binders

I love three-ring binders. I’m truly an organization junkie. I used to spend time fixing binders for everything that I teach, but now I’m moving towards a more paperless learning and planning atmosphere. When I heard about LiveBinders, I was thrilled! LiveBinders are a virtual 3-ring binder! Check out this one shared by Dorene Bates, an