Jump in!

I amazed by how little I have done and by how much I have learned.  Simply by starting this blog I’ve linked into a global conversation on how technology fits into education in the contemporary world.  For example, I’m now trying to decide how to I can use wikis in my grade six classroom…possibly more…

Bare walls digital world

If student works become more and more digitized, meaning work is produced on the computer, then shared online, via PowerPoint presentations, video, etc, what does your physical classroom begin to look like? At the moment my room is richly decorated with student work. I believe, as I’m sure most teachers do, that it is important…

Are You Paying Attention?

I hope I’m paying attention. Paying attention to what is going on in the world around me, and hopefully bringing it into my classroom.  Currently my students are journaling…using pen and paper.  Many say kids can’t write anymore, we don’t teach enough handwriting, if we do at all.  But, do I even need to say…