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Scott Merrick
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learner, teacher, and all-around support guy
learner, teacher, and all-around support guy

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English Learners and EdTech
In my school, in my computer lab, over 65% of the students are English Language Learners. I struggle with ways to help them. The best results are when I can literally take a knee, point to their computer screens so that they are doing the clicking, and help...
English Learners and EdTech
English Learners and EdTech
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I'm a...
Just sayin'. Reviewing a portion of the many "DR,MR, and VR" proposal submissions. That's Digital Reality, Mixed Reality, and Virtual Reality y'all. This will be fun. It always is!

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Happy Sunday morning. Treat yourself to some inspiring reading-gnosh.

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Why Educators Must Teach Discussion
Hi, y'all, Much better now. I slept upstairs last night for the first time since my bicycle accident. My sleep app, Sleep App , tells me that last night was the first really good night's sleep I've had in over a week, since I installed the pesky (but useful...

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Unplanned Rest: How I Ended Up in Rehab
So, I know what you are thinking: His love of and indulgence in craft beers and bourbon was bound to lead him there sooner or later. Nope, it was a new re-dedication to exercise that got me to rehab. A parking lot entrance with a high curb, a rental street ...

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The 4 part series is finished. "That's all she wrote," as my daddy would have said. This is especially for colleagues #notatiste2018  and for me. Yes, he's a ramblin' man...

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ISTE 2018 Take 4 (Final), Tuesday and Wednesday
Tuesday morning Andy and I were up early for the PLN Leaders Breakfast. He worked out in the flashback exercise room while I took an hours' bike ride for a little exercise, packed my Oculus Go into my backpack, and took a Lyft, mindful of the schedule. I ha...

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ISTE2018 Take 3--Monday!
Monday was a huge day for us. We started out by racing to the conference center, arriving at 7:00am. Our " Ready Player 101: Imagining, Creating, and Sharing Worlds in Digital Reality " Playground was scheduled to open at 8 and run to 11:30. I had scoped ou...
ISTE2018 Take 3--Monday!
ISTE2018 Take 3--Monday!
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ISTE2018 Take 2--The Best ISTE Ever
ISTE 2018 was the best ISTE ever. I've been attending these events for a while, on the order of 20 years or so; and watching the organization grow, growing my network of friends/colleagues in the organization, and helping it grow by volunteering time to do ...
ISTE2018 Take 2--The Best ISTE Ever
ISTE2018 Take 2--The Best ISTE Ever
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ISTE2018 Reflections, Take 1, Extra-Conference Fun
Starting this on the plane on the way home from what I am currently feeling is my best ISTE ever. Because of that, I believe I will just blog a sentence or two about my best experiences at this best event. So. The first installment will mainly focus on my t...
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