Category Archives: Technology

Did You Know? (Shift Happens) v5

I’ve shown several versions of the fabulous Did You Know? (Shift Happens) videos during the past few years in various workshops and professional development settings to get people thinking about transforming learning in this digital age. The original video, Did … Continue reading

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Google+ is Growing on Me

Finding the right tools for learning and connecting are important for anyone trying to stay on top of new developments in their profession. I’ve been playing with Google+ for a couple weeks now, trying to determine how well it will … Continue reading

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Learning never ends…

Michael Smith over at the Principal’s Page does a consistently fabulous job of creating short poignant blog posts about learning, education, and related things… today’s post about Generation Z is exceptional and spot-on… here’s an exerpt: They don’t need us. The … Continue reading

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Google Reader Bundles Make Sharing Resources Easy

A great way to easily find and share resources is through Google Reader Bundles. You can create them, share them, and subscribe to other people’s bundles using the “Browse for Stuff” feature in Google Reader.  If you have followers or … Continue reading

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Prezi Just Keeps Getting Better

I discovered Prezi as an alternative to PowerPoint about a year and a half ago. I love this presentation tool. It’s easy to use, fun to show, and breaks away from the linear, boring slides of PowerPoint. The folks at … Continue reading

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Prezi – why you should move beyond slides

I’ve been working on several presentations lately using Prezi – exploring more of its new capabilities and playing with the desktop version – trying to hone my own skills. In my rummaging around on Prezi, I found this presentation by … Continue reading

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Teacher’s Guide to Web 2.0 at School

Got a tweet from Steven W. Anderson about this Slideshare presentation from Sasha Chua‘s blog Living An Awesome Life and thought it was the most creative, non-threatening, fun presentation I’ve seen on the topic of Web 2.0 for teachers. Take … Continue reading

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