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Doug Johnson
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Attended University of Iowa
Lived in Mankato, MN
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Ask Lena, a favorite ... uh .... anticipatory set, is long over due for retirement. So here are sl...
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Image source I have friends who are vegetarians. Not that there is anything wrong with that,...
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Loved this post. Think it is all too common in education to swing wildly from idea to idea. Oftentimes something is dropped just because it isn't the latest, newest idea or fad, even if there had been prior success. 
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Over 20 years ago, I was given this plaque that still hangs on my office wall: The inscriptio...
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Since when has the world of computer software design been about what people want? This is a simp...
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Another great post. Something I've felt and just wasn't able to articulate as well. I have seen some teachers who were tech wizards but their teaching wasn't so great. Tech doesn't make the teacher! 
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Great attention getter. Some of the real retards are Corporate HR. They shove ethics classes down your thought assuming your parents didn't raise you properly. 
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Library and Technology Director during the day; speaker, writer consultant the rest of the time
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  • Mankato Schools
    Director of Media and Tech, present
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Mankato, MN - Cleveland, MN - Abqaiq, Saudi Arabia - Uhailiayah, Saudi Arabia - Iowa City, IA - West Branch, IA - Greeley, CO - Fort Collins, CO - Menlo, IA - Sac City, IA
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Leaving others confused at a higher level.
Introduction
I am the Director of Media and Technology for the Mankato (MN) Public Schools. My teaching experience includes work in grades K-12. I have authored five books, have columns in Library Media Connection and Educational Leadership, write  the Blue Skunk Blog, and have published articles in over forty books and periodicals. I've worked with over 150 organizations around the world and have held leadership positions in state and national organizations, including ISTE and AASL. My website is http://www.doug-johnson.com/.
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Have the best kids and grandkids in the world and a great wife. Have a job I love going to each day. Climbed Kilimanjaro in October 2010 and lived to tell the tale.
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  • University of Iowa
    Library Science, 1978 - 1979
  • University of Northern Colorado
    English Education, 1972 - 1976
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