Authors Should Understand the Value of Their Brands by William Jackson, My Quest to Teach and Regina Edwards, Authors Roundtable The Jacksonville Public Library’s “Authors Roundtable” meets monthly at the Highlands Branch of the Jacksonville Public Library. William Jackson of My Quest to Teach presented the use of Social Media platforms and tools to […]Read more "Guest Post via @wmjackson: Authors Should Understand the Value of Their Brands"
Caution for Teachers That Blog In The Digital Age by William Jackson, M.Ed. #MyQuestToTeach Many teachers believe they have the absolute First Amendment right to post anything they want on social networking sites, including party pix and diatribes about the boss. After all, they’re on their own time and using their own […]Read more "Guest Post via @wmjackson: Caution for Teachers That Blog In The Digital Age"
B.O.N.D. Back To School Bash in Partnership with The i.W.A.N.N.A. Project and My Quest To Teach Prevent Bullying in Schools – Empowering Students and Parents by William Jackson, Edited by Ale’ta Turner The issue of bullying is a danger that influences the physical, mental and emotional security that disrupts the culture of […]Read more "Guest Post via @wmjackson: Preventing Bullying In School – Preparing Students and Parents"
Reading is Fundamentally Fun and Powerful by William (Coach) Jackson and Nancy (Fancy Nancy) Rentz (Media Specialists) “There are only two lasting bequests we can hope to give our children. One of these is roots; the other, wings.” Hodding Carter The celebration of reading is special—storybooks ranging from the Cat In The Hat, High School […]Read more "Guest Post via @wmjackson: Reading is Fundamentally Fun and Powerful"
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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"