Writing More Reflectively

We’re trying to encourage our students to use their blogs to write reflectively, as we lean more and more towards using the blogging platform as a suitable “container” for ePortfolios.  Below is a post that we’re sharing with our G4 and G5...

Presentation Zen

One of my most favourite professional development books is Presentation Zen by Garr Reynolds.  He has a Presentation Zen website with plenty of information and tips too if you can’t quite get your hands on the book – A 2nd Edition copy has just been...

Ten Online Tools to Kick Start the Year

Loved this session – I think it’s the oooohs & the ahhhhhhs that teachers let out when they “dabble” a little with the tools. LiveBinders was perfect for introducing 9 other fabulous tools to use in the classroom – not just at the...

Another FlickrCC Search Tool

The fabulous Mr U, (aka: Jeff Utecht) showed me this FlickrCC search tool after our meeting the other day. Click on the image you like the look of, and this screen appears next: As a presenter, the stamp option is fabulous!! Check out what it does below! I do wish...

Curtain Raiser Video – Mumbai, India

I’m home from ASBUnplugged 2010 – graciously hosted by the American School of Bombay – February 24-27.  As I begin the process of reflecting on the sessions/workshops that I attended – editing and organising my notes for posting, I thought I...