Adding to My Nerdiness…

Dear Teachers, I was invited to be a guest on Region 10's Digital Radio Learning podcast. Let my 15 minutes of fame commence! Photo credit: Region 10 Digital Learning Radio. Podcast available at at https://www.region10.org/programs/digital-learning/digital-learning-radio/iste-standards-deep-dive-citizen/  A quick recap of what we discussed: The terrific Master of Education in Digital Learning and Leading program at Lamar University, … Continue reading Adding to My Nerdiness…

Digital Citizenship for ALL Students!

This blog post has also been published on the Digital Equity Medium page. Dear Teachers, As a district-level Instructional Technology Specialist, I have the opportunity to travel to many campuses in my school district. I am a little partial to the schools where the staff closely reflects the makeup of its students. The math department … Continue reading Digital Citizenship for ALL Students!

Digital Citizenship Lessons in Two Minutes or Less

Dear Teachers, I had the opportunity to be involved with Jennifer Casa-Todd and DOCTOR Sarah Thomas on a recent EduMatch tweet 'n' talk. If you're not familiar with EduMatch, check it out at http://www.edumatch.org/ or on Twitter. Jennifer (http://jcasatodd.com/) is a librarian and literacy expert extraordinaire, and she has written a wonderful book titled Social LEADia: … Continue reading Digital Citizenship Lessons in Two Minutes or Less

Reflecting on COVA and Creating Significant Learning Environments

Dear Teachers, In just a few short weeks I’ll have three additional letters after my name to signify my shiny new  Master of Education degree in Digital Learning and Leading. I have to say it’s been a pretty cool ride. The program all about giving learners COVA - that’s Choice, Ownership and Voice in Authentic … Continue reading Reflecting on COVA and Creating Significant Learning Environments