Daily Archives: April 17, 2011

EdCamp Chicago

EdCamp Chicago

EdCamp Chicago is Coming! What: EdCamp Chicago – an unconference devoted to K-12 Education issues and ideas Where: Adlai E Stevenson High School 1 Stevenson Drive, Lincolnshire, IL 60069-2824 When: May 21, 2011 Cost: FREE! Rough Schedule (Subject to change) 8:30 – 10:00 Arrival/ Registration/ Breakfast / Opening Speaker-Angela Maiers 10:00 – 11:10 First Session

Reaching Digital Natives with an Army of Digital Illegal Aliens

These are the days of “less is more”. Teachers need to embrace the technology that is going to make teaching this generation affordable and possible. John Dewey said “… if we teach today as we taught yesterday, we rob our children of tomorrow”. So how can teachers, technophobic and otherwise, incorporate this new resource to

Flipping Out!

Cisco’s recent announcement discontinuing the popular Flip camera caught everyone, especially the education community, by surprise. I have always enjoyed walking into a school to do a “Makin’ Movies” workshop and finding a number of those handy little cameras ready for participants. I personally have always favored and recommended Kodak’s Zi line, especially for Mac