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Planning for the Solar Eclipse in August

I’m really excited to be able to travel to the path of the eclipse and plan to find a spot with maximum totality. NASA has created a site that provides great information. Within the NASA site I found this map … Continue reading

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#FLedChat – Building Your Brand as an Educator

Many thanks go out to FSTE (Florida Society of Technology in Education) for the opportunity to be a guest moderator on November 2nd. It was great to see such a large turn out for the conversation. The chat transcript is … Continue reading

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Frederick Douglass National Historic Site

“To those who have suffered and slavery I can say, I, too, have suffered… To those who have battled for liberty, brotherhood, and citizenship I can say, I , too, have battled.”   -Frederick Douglass Frederick Douglass was almost 60 years … Continue reading

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iPad Pro or Laptop?

It was time for me to buy a new iPad. My fourth-generation (2012 version) iPad was getting a little unstable and seemed to reboot at just the wrong time. Not to mention it was slow compared to my other iOS … Continue reading

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Learning How to Create Sketchnotes

It’s been a while but I finally took some time to learn the basics of creating sketchnotes. I’ve enjoyed the way information can be visually represented and have been inspired by the wonderful works of Carol Ann McGuire and the … Continue reading

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Steal Like An Artist – Next Steps

I’m always on the road and when I travel I will take notice of what other “road warriors” are reading. While waiting in an airport some time back I noticed someone reading Austin Kleon’s Steal Like an Artist and decided … Continue reading

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Green Screen Studio Kit

Tool: Green Screen Studio Kit Where can I get it (Sept 2015) Light Kit (Amazon) Green Cloth (Amazon) Background Stand (Amazon)

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Chromo Dimmable LED Video Light

Tool: Chromo Dimmable LED Video Light Where can I get it (Sept 2015): Amazon

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Microphone ATR6550

Tool: Audio-Technica ATR6550 Microphone Where can I get it (Sept 2105): Amazon

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AudioTechnica ATR3350 Microphone

Tool: AudioTechnia ATR3350 Microphone Where can I get it (Sept 2015): Amazon I’ve had pretty good luck with this microphone. I really like the length of the wire, 20′ (6m), and the little belt clip is a nice feature as … Continue reading

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Rode SC6

Tool: Rode SC6 Dual TRRS input and Headphone output Where can I get it (Sept 2015): Amazon The Rode SC6 has almost completely replaced the KV Connection TRRS microphone adapter for my everyday use. The Rode SC6 is small and … Continue reading

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Rode TRRS 1/8″ Extension

Tool: Rode SC1 TRRS 1/8″ Extension Where can I get it (Sept 2015): Amazon

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Radio Shack Tie-Clip Microphone

Tool: Radio Shack Tie-Clip Microphone (33-3013) Where can I get it (Sept 2015): Radio Shack Online Amazon

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Portable Mic Stand

Tool: Portable/Foldable Microphone Stand Where can I get it (Sept 2015): I’ve had this stand so long I really don’t remember where I got it. I did some research and the closest I could find is a Lacie Mart 3.5cm … Continue reading

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iPad/iPhone TRRS Microphone

Tool: iPad/iPhone TRRS Microphone Where can I find it (Sept 2015) Amazon

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