Some time has past. I've been using Voxer now for about three months. Several people have commented on my previous post (Voxer -- My own Best Practices). There have been a number of discussions about what those best practices really are. So I thought it might be time to re-address some of the ideas I've … Continue reading More on Voxer
The old is new again with Voxer. Back is the Walkie-talkie. Thousands of people are discovering this wonderful world of connecting via voice. Voxer actually combines voice, text and pictures to give us a multi-sensory experience. With this new "old" technology comes a need to develop new best practices. Here is what I have … Continue reading Voxer — My Own Best Practices
I am from Florida. I have lived here my entire life. I have a confession. I don't swim. Well, that's not entirely true. I can dog paddle but, don't ask me to save anyone. I can barely get myself across a backyard swimming pool. (But you're from Florida...) Yes, I'm from Florida and I don't … Continue reading I Think I Can Feel the Bottom…
I've been given an amazing opportunity. A blank slate. As we speak, a new computer lab is being installed at my school. I will be leading students through the world of IT for the first time on our campus. I am excited, nervous, and generally insecure about how to impart the knowledge it has taken … Continue reading A Whole New World
To Whom It May Concern; For 23 years, I have given my all. I have worked tirelessly for students that didn't appreciate the efforts. Twenty-three years of lesson plans and grading papers. Twenty-three years of providing supplies for students that didn't have any. Twenty-three years of making sure there was food in my cabinet just … Continue reading To Whom It May Concern…
Once again I am giving props to Joe Mazza (@Joe_Mazza). I happened upon another chat that Joe guest moderated. This one is #nt2t (New Teachers to Twitter). While I don't consider myself a newbie on Twitter any more, I do consider it my obligation to help those that are. I started by lurking (like I … Continue reading The Power of the Twitter List
In my district, we get the entire week of Thanksgiving for Fall Break. I have a lot to do so I am grateful for the time. However, I find myself already having PLN withdrawls. I have made some very good connections with people around the world. I look forward to their tweets everyday. I also … Continue reading A Week Off?