Educational Technology

Keep the Discussion Going

It has been a long time since my last blog entry,but I was busy founding a new educational startup called Project Pals. Project Pals is a web-based application where students can create projects with others. Project Pals is focused on “How to Solve the Problem” based on established findings in cognitive science. The application is not...

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Educational Technology

Beyond the Rhethoric –Technology in Action

As soon as I walked into this middle school classroom,I noticed that it was completely different...

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Educational Technology

Constructing Your Vision with DoInk

One of my favorite things to do while reading a book is creating a vision of what the scenes and...

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Deep Learning

Meaningful Learning With PersonalBrain

In a typical middle school,a social studies teacher was contemplating how to commemorate black...

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Educational Technology

Making Observations With Google Apps

One of the major stumbling blocks that students face when conducting research is how to construct...

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Educational Technology

The Obsession With Typing

I know that I promised to continue my “Project-based learning Google templates”series,but I could...

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Educational Technology

Planning the Task with Google Apps

Imagine a classroom getting ready to start working on a project. The teacher has just assigned the...

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Project-Based Learning

Project-Based Learning With Google Sites

Last year,I introduced Google Sites as a presentation and collaboration tool for my students. They...

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Programming

Motivated to Succeed by Learning Robotics

Eddie carefully placed his robot at the starting point of the wooden maze which was located on the...

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Educational Technology

Using Web 2.0 Technology in Elementary School

About a year ago,I started working with Balboa Gifted/High Ability Magnet Elementary School. The...

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