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Technology Working in Classrooms

Monday I blogged about technology going into classrooms ahead of clear thinking about how to use it — which Myra eloquently echoed in her comment. Today I’ll wear the other hat — giving an example of some good classroom thinking married to digital innovation. I got this blog from Curriki — group that offers support [...]

When Will They Ever Learn?

Did you all see this article in the Times over the weekend? http://tinyurl.com/3w7hj9s As you all know, schools have been spending billions of dollars on technology in the classroom, even as jobs and salaries for teachers — and school librarians — have been cut. And if there has been any trend as popular in education [...]

September 1: Panic, Harvest

The end of summer always points in two ways for me. On the one hand the beginning of September — whenever Labor Day falls — causes whiplash: where did summer go? I thought I had lots of time left, wait, no, that can’t be. On the other hand — and no matter how hot and [...]