I once read that one of the main reasons that people feel hurt is because of predetermined expectations. When a person is expecting something and then it doesn’t happen, that is a recipe for feeling let down. In life, I have taken many courses and attended countless conferences and workshops, and what I have found was that there were times when the higher the expectation was that I set for the event, the higher my letdown was too. To that note, I decided from then on to at least only attend…Continue
There are so many advantages in using Web 2.0 tools in the classroom, including the creating of a community of learners in your classroom, in which the learning is not just focused on individuals, but rather on the whole class growing together, and one of the other advantages being the low cost. Evernote is one of the 2.0 tools that bring these advantages to your classroom.
Evernote is an online organizational tool that allows you to clip text, images, audio, and PDF files from the…Continue
Did you ever have one of those days where things seemed to be making sense (at least academically) all day long? Today was one of those days for me. As part of YU’s EdTech certificate program that I am participating in, I was assigned the task of staying current with the ISTE conference either by being there live, or by watching the conference via video on demand. For those who are not yet familiar with ISTE, it stands for International Society for Technology in Education and is designed for…Continue