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Online class got me thinking…

I’ve just started Thinkfinity training sponsored by the Verizon Foundation and we had to write a response to three questions. I really liked the questions…they made me think about technology integration and where we are going with it. Read on… … Continue reading

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FETC ’08

Wow! FETC is finally over and I am slowing down a bit. I still have the UCF classes, I’m teaching two virtual high school classes and I have a regular 40 hour job, but for some reason it seems like … Continue reading

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Learn math concepts at is set in a wiki format and aimed at helping students learn math concepts. What are mathcasts? Mathcasts are screencasts (screen movies of writing with voice) that focus on mathematics. The term mathcasts was suggested by Mary Marotta. Mathcasts … Continue reading

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Philosophy behind accomplished teacher videos – Development of Smaller Learning Communities

Video case studies of accomplished teaching that deconstructs the teaching process so that someone who has no experience can see what the teacher did and apply those skills in the classroom. Focus on math and science. Designed to be used … Continue reading

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SmartBoard Workshop

Setting up SmartBoard Installing SmartBoard software (burn CD’s) Connecting laptop to SmartBoard Installing BlueTooth device Configuring BlueTooth device to laptop Setting up projector Callaborating Projector to SmartBoard Identify correct pen and eraser function SmartBoard resources online SmartBoard “capture feature” Post … Continue reading

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