A Dose of Reality

I’ve just come up for air after an amazing three days facilitating a Digital Storytelling Camp for the Ontario Teacher’s Federation and as a member of the ECOO Subject Association.   I was really excited to have 3 days to work with teachers, a nice change from my usual after school workshop scenarios and looking forward…

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Ever Considered an ECOO Presentation?

The E-Call for proposals has been out for a while for the 2010 Educational Computing Organization’s 31st Conference: Inspire, Connect, Learn and I’ve been doing some tapping on shoulders lately…in fact, if I haven’t gotten around to YOU yet…consider yourself tapped upon! These days I’m feeling very fortunate to have such a rich and varied…

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What is Deep Understanding?

“It is the peculiarity of knowledge that those who really thirst for it always get it.”  Richard Jefferies Regardless of whether technology is in the picture or not, I’ve been wondering about deep understanding: what is it, and is it a goal we can actually realize in our schools these days?  Sheryl Naussbaum-Beach did a…

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Found my ipod! :)

I had a few hectic days recently as I thought I had lost my itouch but with much relief discovered that I had left it behind at home for our weekend away skiing! Thank goodness! (although I did manage to survive) 🙂 In general, I’m having trouble maintaining all my places on the web, as…

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