Category Archives: Best Practices in Education

This will host conversations of best practices in education.

Kindergartners, Twitter and Common Core: The power of connected learning!

Kindergartners, Twitter and Common Core: The power of connected learning! A must share proposal from @BMcClelland24 Last Monday (June 24) I had facilitated a full day workshop titled, Teaching and Learning for the Digital Age, for about 40 teachers in my … Continue reading

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Animoto in Edu

Follow up to yesterday’s posting…. So, I have recieved my free unlimited account to Animoto.  Their response time was great.  If you are an educator, please get started using this in your classroom.  In an effort to show my teachers … Continue reading

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Tregeo Decision Making Process

Wow…What a day it has been! Its been a while since my last post.  During this time, I have been transitioning to a new role in my district, getting ready to be a DADDY and staying true to my addiction to … Continue reading

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ASSET 2008

Happy St. Patty’s Day to all.  Today I am attending the 2008 ASSET technology conference with 800 other educators.  This is always a very exciting conference.  Its great to see all the educators from across Long Island, as well as … Continue reading

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School Leadership

I wanted to take this opportunity to share with you a new site I launched with Mike Keany, Director of Long Island School Leadership.  As Mike puts it, this site is a “town hall” for school leaders.  Please check out … Continue reading

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Should We Be Teaching Web 2.0?

I can remember the first time I used the Internet for research.  I can remember the first time I connected with others and created my new network for learning.  That was back in the late 90’s.  It was an empowering … Continue reading

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What Is Your Network?

http://www.classroom20.com http://schoolleadership.ning.com  When I refer to network, I refer to a group of people whom you share a common interest with.  A few weeks ago I stumbled upon a site call Ning.com.  Since them, I have been pretty addicted to … Continue reading

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