A couple of posts ago I reflected on three themes – CREATE, COMMUNICATE & COLLABORATE. I like the way the Wollongong Catholic Education Office have captures this in a clean and simple presentation. Collaborating, Presenting and Publishing in your classroom – New Pedagogy View more documents from Wollongong Catholic Education Office .
One of the things that I have found in my career is that there is always a stack of ‘reasons’ or ‘excuses’ for not being able to do something or to believe in something. This week was interesting and I found myself listening to the ‘but’ word over and over, and almost felt defeated by [...]
Dare I admit this in my blog? I think I am addicted to Twitter! A day doesn’t go by without checking my Twitter updates. I haven’t quite put my finger on why it is so addictive. What possesses me to log on each morning to see what are people are doing, reading, saying or thinking? [...]
Do we integrate technology or make it integral to learning? When I first returned to teaching after having my family leave of 8 years, I was blown away with the technology that surrounded me. I was working at a Navigator School and the use of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) was expected, applauded and supported. [...]
Today I listened to a broadcast of EdTechTalk with a topic on RSS. Still feeling very new to many Web2.0 technologies I have spent a lot of time these holidays becoming more aware of the vast range available these days. I had heard about RSS feeds mid year in 2007 but really didn’t get it [...]