Amanda on January 7th, 2009

Tweet I love the middle school that I work in because we have both elective classes AND a decent advisory program.  Both give kids the opportunity to connect with adult mentors, which builds trust.  My elective kids this quarter knew nothing about podcasting.  The technology is not what scared them in the beginning… surprising me!  […]

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Amanda on September 30th, 2008

Tweet Our school does not own any iPods.  How can this be?  I just don’t get it!  It is so easy to pick up an iPod, plug in your iSpeak and then take voice memos of authentic learning experiences.  When I was walking out the door for an art field trip to the Shanghai Art […]

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