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Dogpile makes a comeback! Who remembers that?
February 27, 2015. Search All is a cool web app that allows you to conduct a quick search on different search engines. With one click you can search for the same topic on a wide variety of search platforms that include : Google, Bing, Yahoo, Wikipedia, Amazon, WolframeAlha and eBay.
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MOOCs for Professional Development - #TCEA15
Notes from MOOCs for Professional Development  Presentation at TCEA 2015 Dr. Kay Abernathy,  Lamar University http://www.slideshare.net/kayabernathy/moo-cs-for-professional-development-tcea-feb-2015-44308825 Lamar University sponsored the MOOC on Social Med...
Notes from MOOCs for Professional Development Presentation at TCEA 2015 Dr. Kay Abernathy, Lamar University http://www.slideshare.net/kayabernathy/moo-cs-for-professional-development-tcea-feb-2015-44308825 Lamar University ...
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My latest blog post. Lessons learned while taking on some additional responsibilities at work.
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It's important to know who to trust and where they are going to be...
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On the night of October 9th, a young woman posted an open letter to her unborn child on reddit titled, "I am getting an abortion next Friday. An open letter to the little life I won't get to meet." If you have not read it, pl...
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Talk about a video that speaks to our emotional side! Hope it makes an impact...
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Giving Students Voice - #TCEA15
Notes from Presentation at TCEA 2015 Zach Snow, Instructional Technology Coordinator, Royse City ISD @ZachSnow Kevin Worthy, Superintendent, Royse City ISD - @kworthy11  goo.gl/AyNuGf Empowering Students, Shaping the Future - Vision statement that came out ...
Notes from Presentation at TCEA 2015 Zach Snow, Instructional Technology Coordinator, Royse City ISD @ZachSnow Kevin Worthy, Superintendent, Royse City ISD -@kworthy11  goo.gl/AyNuGf Empowering Students, Shaping the Future - ...
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Walking in Someone Else's Shoes
Image Used With Permission Under a Creative Commons License Agreement Am I the only person who finds it adorable when kids try to wear, and walk in, the shoes of an adult? Often the shoes belong to Mom or Dad. What's their motivation? I've always assumed it...
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Just tried out ThingLink for video for the first time!
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Last year, I had tons of fun participating in the #HourOfCode  with students in my district. We had teachers, educational technologists, and after school programs involved. I encourage anyone who works with K-12 children to look into this and participate. You don't need any knowledge of programming yourself; get more information at http://hourofcode.com/us.
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This came up several times at the #edcampco14  today.  Folks, check it out!
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Perpetual Learner | Educational Technology & Communications Specialist | Proponent of Thoughtful, Authentic Use of Technology in Education
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Perpetual learner, Educational Technology and Communications Specialist, and proponent of authentic, thoughtful use of technology in education. Opinions are backed by over 20 years of experience in K-12 teaching and learning. Areas of interest include school communications and public relations, mobile learning, online blended & distance learning, social media in education, digital citizenship, and educator professional development. Connect with me on Twitter at EdTechSandyK.
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Walking in Someone Else's Shoes
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Image Used With Permission Under a Creative Commons License Agreement Am I the only person who finds it adorable when kids try to wear, and

An Open Letter to the Girl Who Wrote an Open Letter to Her Unborn Child ...
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On the night of October 9th, a young woman posted an open letter to her unborn child on reddit titled, "I am getting an abortion next Friday

Four Shocking Things I Wish Every Parent of a Teenager Understood
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After 10 years of working with teenagers, I can't tell you how many times I've wanted to grab a student's parents by the shoulders and screa

A Startlingly Simple Theory About the Missing Malaysia Airlines Jet | Au...
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A pilot with 20 years of experience provides the best explanation yet on what happened to flight MH370.

Coaching Digital Learning | Cultivating a Culture of Change - Course
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Thank you for your interest in Coaching Digital Learning | Cultivating a Culture of Change, a Massive Online Open Course for Educators (MOOC

You Have the Permission to Be Strict
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"That teacher is mean," a student says, describing one of the kindest teachers I know. "She's not mean," I argue. "She's strict." "Same thin

Yet Again @gcouros Nails It
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I saw the list of Mashable's most influential teacher tweeters. This type of stuff will always bother me. On some level, I was happy to see

Blog Topic Ideas for Educators
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Graphic by marsmet451 used with permission under a Creative Commons license In recent months I've gotten into several conversations with fel

11 Things I Wish I Had Known Before Teaching Reading
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Here's a list of advice I wish I had given myself before I taught reading. In fact, I wish I had known these things when I first started soc

A Great Conversation On The Technology Concerns Of Parents Regarding 1:1
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photo via Wesley Fryer on Flickr As I was playing catchup on my blog reading from the last couple of weeks, I came across a great post from

Flat Classroom ends a chapter, Moving Forward - Cool Cat Teacher Blog
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Flat Classroom didn’t make enough for two This spring I had a little time to evaluate my life and took some time to think. It isn’t that wha

Stop trying to figure out if screentime is good for students
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Brian Finke for The New York Times You may have read the recent New York Times story No Child Left Untableted. Like others before it (Seeing

EdTechSandyK: Mobile Learning in Georgetown ISD
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Over the past year, the school district I work for has made tremendous strides in the realm of mobile learning. I am proud of all that our s

The Undiscussables of Tech Leadership #ctoforum #cto #leadership
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"You know," I shared with a fellow CTO who had just finished an interview where the questions focused on leadership questions rather than te

EdTechSandyK: Time-Saving Tech Tips
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You can eat, breathe, and sleep technology, and still not come close to knowing all of the short-cuts which could save you copious amounts o

EdTechSandyK: Tips for Planning for Technology Integration in the Classroom
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As much as I work in educational technology, as much as I read, as many tools as I try, I still find it difficult to communicate what meanin

Who's The Teacher Now?
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Last year my students participated in their first Edmodo assignment which was to upload their profile picture in Edmodo. This year, my loopi