Yes, it’s March. Hopefully the new month means some better weather for just about everyone. I don’t know about you, but I’d like some nicer weather one of these days. Perhaps this edition of Chad’s Choices from the Community will brighten your day. If you’d like to explore previous posts in this series, you can do so here.
Articles from the Community
- DEN Master Lance Rougeux shared why we’re optimistic about the American classroom.
- Florida STAR Matt Bergholt shared shared this ebook about Google Apps for Ed, tips for teachers, by teachers.
- Louisiana STAR Susan Gauthier shared this site for creating QR codes with logos.
- Florida LC Member and DEN STAR Carlos Fernandez shared why the next 10 years of educational technology will smash the last 10.
Tweets from the Community! (Texas STAR Alicia Brooks retweeted this great line!)
When we go out to eat, we don’t worry about the fork or spoon. It is not about the tools. #sxswedu
— Tracie Cain (@TracieGCain) March 4, 2014
Blogs/Wikis/Class sites from the Community
- Explore Mrs. Sprigg’s Kindergarten Pond, a class website by Alabama DEN STAR Melissa Spriggs.
- North Carolina STAR Danny Houser shares great resources on his TechTeacher Blog.
People from the Community to Follow
Persons of Interest
This week’s Person of Interest is Jessi Anderson. Jessi is DEN STAR from Georgia who one DEN member recently featured in a promo video for DENapalooza. Take a look at the short version and the longer version of the videos. She has attended several DEN events, including the DEN Summer Institute in Vermont and DENapalooza Atlanta. The community certainly shines a little brighter when she’s at an event. Follow her on Twitter and check out her class website.
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