Winter Wonderland is back…and I’m not referring to the weather this week. This wonderland is a wiki with a focus on winter activities for grades k-3. I know from my own experience that resources for these grades can be difficult to locate and much appreciated when they are well done, as with this site. In
The North Carolina Technology in Education Conference web site is open for business. Don’t miss the opportunity for early, I should say, super early registration. You’ll have a real deal if you register by December 4. Now if you don’t have funds by then, don’t worry, you can still get early registration by January 29,
Just as I was ready to write a note about this year’s NCETC, I discover I must be the last person in NC to hear it has been canceled. While still recovering from the news, I had an email from NCDPI with news for all of us looking for an alternative technology road trip. The Virginia Educational Technology Conference is
With testing over for most of us and summer just around the corner – it always helps to have a special activity or project tucked away. How about a new resource for that special project? The World Digital Library is a new collection of primary resources of historical significance. Students can develop cultural understanding through
I know you all have had the experience of discovering an interesting web link that leads to another link that leads… well, before you know it you’ve spent several hours and unearthed all sorts of resources you can’t wait to use. My latest copy of Infinite Thinking Machine arrived Friday with that kind of link.
Well, the shopping is over, the decorations are packed up and waiting for next year, and I have some time finally to enjoy a few minutes at the computer. I wanted to find something to spice up a snow globe drawing project for our younger students. You know, it’s nice to come back after the
What a great week at NCETC! From the opening keynote speaker to the closing luncheon, it was an overwhelming flood of resources and opportunities for those of us who value instructional technology. The focus this year was Unlocking the Power of Technology in 21st Century Schools and the conference certainly fulfilled that promise. I wish
It’s my favorite time of year again – the leaves are turning, the air is crisp and – it’s time for NCETC!! This year’s theme is “Unlocking the Power of Technology in 21st Century Schools!” For anyone new to technology education in this area, the North Carolina Educational Technology Conference has been an outstanding conference for educators for 21