ISTE2014

  • Teachers Need to Hear…

    by - Jun 10, 2014
    What do you think? Teachers need to hear that what they think is important more often. Some are never asked at all, and that’s unfortunate—too many good ideas are lost that way. Certainly, in a week...
  • Brave Education Leadership

    by - Jun 10, 2014
    Brave education leadership is not easy. It is often easier to follow the simplest lead, instead of doing a bit more work, figuring out a proper game plan, backed by good research—and then make things happen....
  • Participate with Teacher Voice

    by - Jun 9, 2014
    Teacher voice is an important gift both inside and outside the classroom. All teachers can and should take advantage of it. As a teacher you have the right to question the education value of things as it...
  • Best Teacher-Generated Professional Development

    by - Jun 9, 2014
    This teacher generated professional development idea shouldn’t be seen as another bit of work, or overstepping summertime or holiday boundaries. It should be seen as a way of formalizing a few of the great ideas educators...
  • Today’s Social Listening Skills

    by - Jun 9, 2014
    Educators have always used listening skills as a learning checkpoint, but in this technology tools age social listening needs to be more than a tick off a presentation checklist. Educators have a responsibility to include listening...
  • Everyone Can Go to ISTE!

    by - Jun 9, 2014
    ISTE has answered the question, “Are you going to ISTE?” The idea of ISTE 2014 Live as a way of attending ISTE without traveling is a long-awaited professional development concept. Looks like there’s a nice selection...
  • Choosing Tech: Avoid Fads & Cheap Fixes

    by - Jun 9, 2014
    There are so many possible scenarios schools and districts face when trying to pick just the right instructional technology fit. When choosing technology it’s easy to be thrilled with the present surface wonder, and forget the...
  • ISTE 2014 Live

    by - May 5, 2014
    I really like the idea of ISTE 2014 Live as a way of attending ISTE without traveling. Looks like there’s a nice selection of live, as well as recorded presentations for a reasonable price. Actually, it...