I try to stay fairly active in sharing information, and it is interesting that from time to time I get asked why. Why Tweet, post on Facebook, podcast, or blog? I typically answer with something about expanding my PLN and putting information out on the Interwebs to the edu community. But that is a clunky and […]Read more "Guest Post via @Clarksroom: Context & Contacts"
A highlight of the Makerfaire this past May 2018 was this talk: Meet Scratch at its inception from a users perspective: Making art with Scratch allows for collaboration. Remixing in Scratch is a powerful element. Scratch is an online community, not just a coding program. Ipzy Studio offers other creators her artwork. She created a […]Read more "GUEST BLOG POST: @tr_bo Scratch 3.0 Coming Soon"
https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-t84yu-968bd6 Dr. Sharon H. Porter (Dr. Sharon) resides in the Washington, DC area. She is owner of Perfect Time SHP LLC, Coaching, Consulting, and Book Publishing Firm, Founder of the G.R.I.N.D. Entrepreneur Network™, Host of the I Am Dr. Sharon ™ Show, Creator and Host of Write the Book Now!™, Leadership Matters With Dr. Sharon™, […]Read more "Special Episode ft. @IAmDrSharon"
We are spending $30 billion a year to reduce class sizes, but a bad teacher with 30 kids is still a bad teacher with 16 kids. We should use those funds to increase salaries; great teachers can handle 30 students. — Ron Clark (@mrronclark_) April 2, 2018 To which I responded: OMG Great teachers can handle 30 kids? […]Read more "Guest Post via @briteeyes49: Sorry, I am No Longer Accepting New Students! #ClassSizeMatters"
I’m sitting in a session at Fall Cue reflecting on the first day of the conference. I cannot get the thought out of my head about why people present at these conferences, or why do I. I have to admit, I love presenting sessions….but why? Is it a pride thing, or maybe a bragging thing, maybe […]Read more "Guest post via @clarksroom: Why You Should Share your Learning"
In January 2017 while we were bombarded with daily news of negative imagery across our country I attended a full day MakeyMakey certification training that restored my positive outlook. During this training Tom Heck from MakeyMakey he shared a concept that I latched onto and have not stopped since. He saw an opportunity for using MakeyMakey in special ed classrooms serving […]Read more "Guest Post via @tr_bo: The Power of Partnerships: Part Three"
https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-qjses-95b63c Recorded on July 22, 2018 Moderator: Kimberly Lane Clark (@askatechnogirl) @Ted_Ed Innovator, Blended Learning Specialist, #ISTE PLN Computer educator of the year, #nepris #STEM #CSadvocate, @Codeorg Facilitator #girlswhocode Panelists: Annejeanette Washington (@ProfessaDiva954) 25 year Educator Computer Science Professor who loves #Edumatch Stephanie Jacobs (@MsClassNSession) Stephanie D. Jacobs is an Instructional […]Read more "Diversity in Computer Science"