Category Archives: Blogging

Number 100

This is my 100th post. I asked what I should write about and many said to go back and look at my past posts. I went to the first few that I wrote back in November, the middle of the … Continue reading

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Every Teacher Left Behind

I recently read a blog post praising Pinellas school board, in Florida, for banning teachers from communicating with students via Facebook and Twitter. I myself do not agree with this ruling. I know teachers that hold test review sessions on Twitter. … Continue reading

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A Great Leader’s Last Day

Today is the last day of the school year. As I look back at my first year at Turning Point Learning Center, I think about all the changes in my life that have happened. I look at all the things that … Continue reading

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Early Morning Thoughts

My last post that I wrote was about social networking. I have enjoyed getting many resources from Twitter and Plurk, but didn’t see the real effect until last night. Shortly after 9pm on May 1, 2011, I was sitting at … Continue reading

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Do you (Insert Social Network)?

You can’t get away from it anymore. Facebook, Twitter, Ning, edmodo, Plurk, LinkedIn, Flickr, Blogspot, WordPress, diigo . . . .  the list goes on and on. How much social networking do you do? First, if you’re reading this, then you … Continue reading

Posted in Blogging, Education, Galaxy Tab, Personal Learning Network, PLN, Social Networking | 1 Comment

A Writing Prompt

5:59am First, I haven’t written a post in a few days. I have had thoughts to share, but I have been so busy with things going on, that I haven’t had a chance to write. This morning I have been catching … Continue reading

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End of a Trip

I’m writing this while sitting in the back seat of a car. The past week I have been on Spring Break. It was the first time I was on a train, the first time to Chicago, and the first time … Continue reading

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Beginning of Spring

Well, it is the first day of Spring. I welcome the warmer season. I love snow and I love the cold, but for some reason this year I am really looking forward to the warmer weather. It may be the … Continue reading

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A Catch All on a Sunday

Well, on Friday I did my first single presentation. It was a great experience. I shared several different math websites to help with learning. Since then I found a few stories about math and how it is taught in today’s … Continue reading

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Adding Conference Presenter to the Resume

Well, after today, I can now add that I have given a presentation at the Mid-America Association for Computers in Education (MACE) conference in Manhattan, KS. The title of my presentation was “Reaching Every Student in Math“. Here is my … Continue reading

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