In the second installation of the series I fly to the Big Easy, New Orleans, Louisiana to show you what the Mississippi River has to do with a computer board. Please enjoy and leave your comments below. I’d love to get your honest feedback on the direction this is going as I look to make […]
During the months of October and November I do a lot of traveling for work. This year I find myself at four separate conventions in a two month period combined with taking a vacation immediately following that travel. As I set off on my first outside Florida trip, I realize that this is a perfect […]
In this first stab at a serial web video series, I travel to San Francisco to show how the hilly streets compare to 1s and 0s on a computer disc. Please leave your commends and suggestions for making this series better below. In the next episode, I will travel to New Orleans!
By now you’ve probably heard of the “Cloud”. You also probably know that the cloud is more than just a place where data rides on fluffy bits in the proverbial sky we call the Internet. But can you have your own cloud? And how can teachers use their own cloud to help them in their […]
I don’t run anti-virus software, of any kind, and I haven’t for years. While yes I switched to Mac, contrary to the popular myth, that platform isn’t immune to viruses. So why would I be so gullible as to not run anti-virus software where the chance of getting infected by something lurks even in banner […]
HTML5, MPEG4, WEBM; it’s an alphabet soup of initialisms. As an educator there is a need to put compelling media in front of your kids; but how do you make heads or tales of all these media formats? How can you easily create your own media? And where can you find media that can be […]
This past Tuesday Virtual Strategy Magazine writes about a new Adaptive Learning product released from McGraw Hill. In this latest round of products, McGraw Hill effectively reaches the K-20 market with their technology reach. “McGraw-Hill Education’s adaptive solutions break down the cognitive processes behind learning with precision and granularity” writes the author, which is really […]