Leadership Bootcamp Wrap Up

So yesterday was the first ever ISTE/TIE Leadership Bootcamp, an event that I was happy to get the chance to assist with.  Before it gets too far away from me, I thought it’d be useful to get a few thoughts down about the day, events like it, and what’s next. The event itself was pretty […]

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The Week in Tweets for 2010-06-21

@willrich45 @ijohnpederson Pretty neat app, huh? in reply to willrich45 # @willrich45 It does. Or at least, it seems to for me. in reply to willrich45 # @willrich45 It appears to grab stuff that's viewable offline. in reply to willrich45 # @willrich45 Huh. I've not noticed any issues. in reply to willrich45 # Kicking off […]

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The Week in Tweets for 2010-06-14

@mikesmactweets Just saw that. Looking good. in reply to mikesmactweets # Tonight's moment of Quinn. Rock on. http://twitpic.com/1uw6x8 # @jennamcjenna Me, too. Thanks. in reply to jennamcjenna # @bbarreda Go get 'em. You'll do good. As you have before. in reply to bbarreda # @dkuropatwa Focus on the teachers. They're grown ups. Like we are. […]

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The Podcast: Bloggin' in the Rain

On today’s podcast, I attempt to answer a series of Twitter questions from Nawal about how to promote writing environments that help students to (as Will calls it.)  I also rant a bit about “blogging units” (I’m against ’em.)  Somewhere in there, I reference George Hillocks’ really excellent metaanalysis of composition instruction studies (PDF) and […]

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It’s Alive. And I Like It.

Anne Collier‘s sharing a new report on online safety and technology, “Youth Safety on a Living Internet.” I wasn’t eager to see yet another report, as I’ve read a few – but as I skimmed the first several pages, I understood why she was excited by the work.  She was the co-chair of the Online […]

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The Week in Tweets for 2010-06-07

I offer thanks today both for and to those whom serve. I am grateful. # I offer thanks today both for and to those who serve. I am grateful. # Sausages up. Two rounds. One chicken. Other pork. Cheese makes appearances in both rounds. # @NovelDame Because we appreciate it. in reply to NovelDame # […]

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