All Tech Minded Deans Should Read These 7 Books by Mary Walton

October 28th, 2016

All Tech Minded Deans Should Read These 7 Books – Being a Dean is no easy feat. There’s a lot of pressure put on you from all sides to make a difference in your role. It’s up to you how you go about defining yourself and that role at your school. If you want some help and guidance, these seven books reviewed by Mary Walton are a great place to start.

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Minecraft & Creativity / Career Connections / Removing Boundaries

October 27th, 2016

Start with how Minecraft can promote creativity for your students. Then it’s high schools promoting career connections and removing the boundaries between subjects. On to learning with video games, historic T-shirts, designing with teens, a thankful quote, and LEDs on your bike wheels.

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Open Internet Tests – My Latest Publication at TES an other TES Resources

October 26th, 2016

Today I break from my normal post to let you know about my latest publication for tes. It explains why at least some tests teachers give should allow students to use tools they will have on the job like Internet search and spreadsheet software. You can also see my other tes articles and access tes news and it’s digital lesson creator.

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What Not to Post / How to be Happier / Pro Photography’s Over

October 25th, 2016

Anyone using social media needs to know more about what and when to post. Here’s help. Then it’s how to be happier and why professional photography may be almost over. On to 12 ed-tech tools, an animated unemployment map, what productive people do, a Neil deGrasse Tyson quote, and cutting string with your bare hands.

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Surviving Group Projects / Video Writing Prompts / STEM Vacations

October 24th, 2016

Group projects are important but can be tricky. Here is some help. Then it’s writing prompts for video projects and working STEM into your vacations. On to apps for international students, a coding toy for kids, how technology can help innovation, a danger of planning quote, and square boobs for Swedish cancer site.

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