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Librarians, they need your help to rescue Tango!!!

In the midst of all of this political and economic upheaval, we need to remember there are still people – librarians and teachers – who need our help. Hence, any librarians out there reading this, please help a reader-friend of mine with the following - disturbing issue: jillyean kellogg commented: where can we go for support when [...]

Librarians, they need your help to rescue Tango!!!

In the midst of all of this political and economic upheaval, we need to remember there are still people – librarians and teachers – who need our help. Hence, any librarians out there reading this, please help a reader-friend of mine with the following - disturbing issue: jillyean kellogg commented: where can we go for support when [...]

Letters to a Bullied Girl: Everyday People Doing Amazing Things This Monday

Were you bullied as a kid? I sure was and it was NO FUN. And when I first read LETTERS to a  BULLIED GIRL by Olivia Gardner, Sarah Buder and Emily Buder, (Harper Collins, 2008) [hat tip L.Sharkey] it immediately brought me back to my childhood. All of a sudden I was catapulted back to my [...]

Letters to a Bullied Girl: Everyday People Doing Amazing Things This Monday

Were you bullied as a kid? I sure was and it was NO FUN. And when I first read LETTERS to a  BULLIED GIRL by Olivia Gardner, Sarah Buder and Emily Buder, (Harper Collins, 2008) [hat tip L.Sharkey] it immediately brought me back to my childhood. All of a sudden I was catapulted back to my [...]

How Far Along the Technology Learning Pathway are You? by Bonnie Bracey Sutton

There are those who live by Url’s and web sites. That’s so different from really understanding the transforming power of the technology. Transformational use of technology involves examining, exploring, getting excited about, involving one self in learning using technology, and then fitting it to the learning landscape, the place in which one practices teaching as [...]

How Far Along the Technology Learning Pathway are You? by Bonnie Bracey Sutton

There are those who live by Url’s and web sites. That’s so different from really understanding the transforming power of the technology. Transformational use of technology involves examining, exploring, getting excited about, involving one self in learning using technology, and then fitting it to the learning landscape, the place in which one practices teaching as [...]

Keeper of the Cape Florida Lighthouse: Ranger Rob

Since today is Fun On Friday, my final post on Bonnie Bracey Sutton will resume tomorrow. And you won’t want to miss it. She’s awesome, right?! So while the weather is so bleak and dreary here in NYC, – rain all day -  I figured, let me take my loyal readers to sunny, Key Biscayne, Florida! Whoo hoo! If [...]

Keeper of the Cape Florida Lighthouse: Ranger Rob

Since today is Fun On Friday, my final post on Bonnie Bracey Sutton will resume tomorrow. And you won’t want to miss it. She’s awesome, right?! So while the weather is so bleak and dreary here in NYC, – rain all day -  I figured, let me take my loyal readers to sunny, Key Biscayne, Florida! Whoo hoo! If [...]

First Steps: Awesome URLs by Bonnie Bracey Sutton

I will share those without much comment. But there are so many really great Web sites, know that these are the ones I love. Thinkfinity.org  Thinkfinity.org is the cornerstone of Verizon Foundation’s literacy, education and technology initiatives. The goal of this program is to improve student achievement in traditional classroom settings and beyond by providing high-quality [...]

First Steps: Awesome URLs by Bonnie Bracey Sutton

I will share those without much comment. But there are so many really great Web sites, know that these are the ones I love. Thinkfinity.org  Thinkfinity.org is the cornerstone of Verizon Foundation’s literacy, education and technology initiatives. The goal of this program is to improve student achievement in traditional classroom settings and beyond by providing high-quality [...]