Tech Tools

We've concluded our first Tech Tools - a class offered to staff and faculty as a professional development opportunity. We had a wonderful group of people learning about tablets, iPads, Smartphones, the differences of devices, about Social media, and why it's important to know which company produced what operating system. Those who walked in technophobes … Continue reading Tech Tools


It’s Not About the Technology…

...but what you DO with the technology. Are you using/integrating technology into your curriculum or using it just because it's there? Can you connect all three of these together: content, pedagogy and technology? Authentic technology integration occurs when all three work together: Is your classroom technology planned and purposeful - or an afterthought? a day … Continue reading It’s Not About the Technology…

Technology for Educators: Tools for Teachers

Stephanie Delaney, eLearning director at Cascadia, posted the following note on the eLearning Council listserv today. Sue Frantz is psychology instructor at Highline and she's got a great blog. I'm sorry I missed her presentation! Hello all, Last week, Sue Frantz gave a great presentation at the ATL conference – Technology for Educators: Tools for … Continue reading Technology for Educators: Tools for Teachers

Next Generation of Digital Books

Software developer Mike Matas demos the first full-length interactive book for the iPad -- with clever, swipeable video and graphics and some very cool data visualizations to play with. The book is "Our Choice," Al Gore's sequel to "An Inconvenient Truth."