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Mickie Mueller
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It's Not Easy Being the Copyright Police
In my district I have become the Copyright Police. I prefer to think of myself as a Copyright Ambassador but I'm not sure my teachers feel that same way. It may just be my mind playing tricks on me but I think I have seen teachers duck around the corner whe...

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Always More To Do
Last week we took a team to tour the iPad Academy at Bellevue Public Schools. I have been looking at this program from the outside for a number of years. This is a program that I have greatly admired from afar. From the planning, to the execution, to the co...

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George Couros, Connectedness, Twitter And a Challenge
Yesterday, I had the pleasure of listening to George Couros . George was the keynote speaker for ESU 8's Winter Workshop. This is not the first time I have heard George and I certainly hope it won't be the last. I learn something new every time I hear Georg...

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Favorite Things of 2016
For the last two years, I have written a blog post summarizing my favorite things of the past year. We are two weeks in to 2017 so I better get going on my favorites of 2016. First of all, how this first favorite got left off of my 2015 list is beyond me be...

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Amazing Educational Opportunities
As I see it, my job is to provide amazing educational opportunities for students and teachers. And while my focus is on educational technology, those amazing educational opportunities (as far as I am concerned) can happen with or without the use of technolo...

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A Good Struggle
For the second year in a row, Jefferson Elementary is doing a school wide #HourofCode event. Jefferson is a K-4 building and is 1:1 with iPads in K-2 and Chromebooks in 3-4. We decided to participate in #HourofCode last year as a unique way to take advantag...

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#12daystwitter and the Power of a PLN
In 2013 I had a Technology Tuesday session to get teachers in my district to join Twitter. This wasn't the first session I had done on Twitter. People would join. They would Tweet during the session and then they wouldn't Tweet again. The number one comment...

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Introducing Breakout EDU to Teachers
To truly understand Breakout EDU, I think teachers need to experience it. So you might be wondering what game do I use to introduce teachers to Breakout EDU. It depends. The first Breakout EDU game I ever ran was with the Senior High social studies departme...

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My Love Affair with Breakout EDU
I couldn't decide whether to call this post "My Love Affair with Breakout EDU" or "My Obsession with Breakout EDU." Both accurately sum up my feelings regarding this innovative game. Let's start at the beginning of my journey with Breakout EDU. I remember s...

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BrightBytes Clarity Survey: What Does the Data Tell Us?
Norfolk Public Schools has participated in the Clarity survey by BrightBytes for the past three years. The Clarity survey combines input from administrators, teachers and students to understand the environmental factors, skills, access levels and classroom ...
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