Re-Thinking School Design

The other day I was fortunate to attend a training session on the new Chromebook at Google’s New York City offices.  The Chromebook itself turned about to be an intriguing device that clearly has an upside as an educational tool in…

Pause Before You Post

Have you ever read one of those emails that just got under your skin? You know that email or post that just elevated your blood pressure to the point where you felt like your head was going to explode? You…

God Bless the Freaks

This thing of beauty came through my network yesterday: Which reminded me of the one sticker on my truck: Truly! I have always aspired towards, and secretly yearned to be a freak…but…because I know I am not one, I can’t…

Change Begins with Me

cc flickr photo by R/DV/RS The reason things stay the same is because we stay the same.  For things to change, we must change.  ~ Eric Jensen Lately, I have been struggling with the issue of change.  Specifically, I am…

Don’t Be Creative

Take a look at this picture. If I asked you to sort the beans into piles, how would you do it? OK, now do it again a different way. No problem, right? Once more. Took a little longer for you…

Godin Nails It!

My morning routine always involves reading Seth Godin’ blog, and his latest; The forever recession (and the coming revolution) continued to confirm (for me), the recession and coming revolution which Seth describes, is exactly the same as the one we are…

Learning together.

I wanted to share this post here because it’s important to share examples of how the simple use of a collaborative tool such as Google docs can lead to more meaningful learning experiences for teams! Originally posted on The Principal’s…