21st century teaching, Curriculum, Instruction, Engaged Learning, Assessment, Discovery_Education, Tools, Uncategorized

Live, Adapt, Change

Life, Change and Adaptation are themes of the newly released LIFE documentary. Recently, I attended the premiere showing of LIFE a new documentary from Discovery Education. The event was held by Discovery and SiemensĀ  at the Franklin Institute. Timed to occur during the National Science Teacher's Association (NSTA) conference in Phila., it was also supported… Continue reading Live, Adapt, Change

Connecting, Curriculum, Instruction, Engaged Learning, Assessment

Connecting As Needed

Recently, Casey Flanagan, a student at Sacred Heart School in Royersford, Pa has had to endure some pretty challenging times. She suffers from cancer and her many treatments made it impossible for her to make it to school. This was not insurmountable for the Tech Team at Sacred Heart. Though this was something that they… Continue reading Connecting As Needed

21st century teaching, Curriculum, Instruction, Engaged Learning, Assessment, Professional Development, Technology Weekend, Tools

Collaboration – Philly Style

Today 2 of our Philadelphia Archdiocesan Catholic high schools had a combined professional development day for learning about Technology, 21st Century Learning and Web 2.0 technologies. This was the first time ever that the faculty members of these 2 schools met for this purpose. If you saw some teachers early this morning walking down Vine… Continue reading Collaboration – Philly Style