Tag Archive: Technology

9 Ways to Use Social Media in Your Classroom

It’s overwhelming to think about packing up the summer, heading back to the classroom, and adding a new instructional strategy to your already overflowing toolbox. Yet, ostensibly, you are a fairly proficient computer… Continue reading

Flipping It Inside-out

I admit I am a novice when it comes to the idea of Flipped Classrooms. Though, seeing some examples of teachers’ flipped classroom videos has put the idea in my mind firmly enough to start creating my own recordings and experiment a bit. Initially…

A Teacher’s Interest in Pinterest

I have seen a lot of articles and blogs talking about Pinterest– why people are using it, how people are using it, and the benefits of it as social media. Pinterest was one of my first attempts to use social media in my classroom, and I approache…

The Matrix

I have been sucked into the vortex of the internet– ahem, Twitter — and it’s a bit like finding myself in The Matrix. I’ve been online for last the last fifteen years and I thought I had a handle on it’s capabilities, but Web 2.0 is truly a new …