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Cracks Left Behind

When I was in High School I ran for Student Council.  Both my freshman and sophomore year I ran and got elected to be a representative.  My mom helped me with my campaign.  She came up with all my slogans.  One slogan that she came…

My New Favorite Tool – @SoundGecko (Guest post by @TechNinjaStacey)

***** Stacey Huffine is a good friend of mine and a fellow ninja.  Though she doesn’t view herself as someone who blogs, she found this AWESOME tool called “Sound Gecko” and I told her she had to write about it!  So please go ahead and…

Learning, Connecting, and Growing at #TCEA14

This week I got to spend some time at the annual TCEA Conference.  TCEA is the Texas Computer Education Association, the largest technology conference in the nation outside of ISTE.  This was my 6th year that I’ve had the to opportunity to attend and it’s…

When You Choose to Dream Big

I’m a teacher.  I teach my students math.  But I also feel it’s my job to teach them so much more than that.  In the past year I’ve had to pleasure of interacting with and being inspired by Angela Maiers, Steve Mesler, Josh Sweeney, and…

Learning with @30Hands

So recently I learned about this great free app called 30 Hands.  Essentially what it does is that it allows you to import images into the app and then the kids can annotate over the images and record themselves speaking. It’s very intuitive and easy…