teaching

OLPC+B

“If Nicholas Negroponte became Bush’s Secretary of Education, we could all donate One Laptop Per Child Left Behind.” Merlin Mann via twitter How sad is it that I find this hilarious. JBB Music: Buzz Out Loud 628: The second listener co-host show! from the album “Buzz Out Loud from CNET” by Tom Merritt and Molly […]

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Happy Monday, Stuff Broken

happy monday, unsatisfactory reports are due in 30minutes & the classroom projector is dead (long live the projector!) # @girlgeek77 😉 grades turned in, no spare projector lamp (my fault), need 2 write up 2morrow’s unit & need 2 order laserprinter cartridges # @soniason what is this “vacation” that you speak of? # District IT […]

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What Part of the Brain R We Teaching 2?

At the KLCS hosted “Day of Discovery,” Hall Davidson keynote this morning questioned how students today are different from precious generations. Number one was whether there differences. According to Davidson the Ravin scores have been climbing substantially while written comprehension have remained relatively flat. This means that they are rapid problem solvers who are use […]

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Winter Dance Pix… Blah

just got the pix back from yesterday’s winter dance. yearbook photags took 13 pix. previous dance 500+ pics, firings to follow… argh # just talked w/ yearbook photags & the reason i only got 13 pix is because it was the 2nd memory card, they filled the 1st. jobs saved # not many pix on […]

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Yearbook Money “Missing” = Bad Day

bad mood, discovered at the end of the day that the envelope w/ yearbook ore-sale money is “missing.” no more mr. Nice-guy. Heads will roll @girlgeek77 nope, no sign of the “missing” yearbook pre-sale money ($380 + $55 for past issues). no free yearbooks for staff this year # Confiscated a student’s PSP, cool device, […]

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