Category Archives: connectivism

RUP Moving Forward

The proposed RUP that I helped develop with a team of a dozen or so SAU educators is beginning to make its way to Board meetings for approval.  This article in the Exeter Newsletter is the first mention of the … Continue reading

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Join Our Conversation about the Horizon Report

The following is the copy of an email I sent to our principals as a way to start a district-wide conversation about the k-12 Horizon Report and I thought I would share it with all of you in hopes that … Continue reading

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LESCN Presentation Notes

I don’t particularly care for use PowerPoint when I present.  It’s too linear and too predictable for me.  I typically will use Evernote to create an outline or script, then supplement my talk with websites, pdf’s and various media.  Tomorrow … Continue reading

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New Responsible Use Policy

There are times in one’s career when they get home and say, “I have made a difference in the lives of kids today.”  Last night was one of those times for me. After a year of planning, and several months … Continue reading

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The World’s Newest Bloggers

I rarely in my role as a district leader have the opportunity to make in impact in individual student’s lives and so when it happens, well… it just makes my day. Recently, I had the chance to teach blogging to … Continue reading

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Catching up with Old Friends for the First Time

Educon 2.2 is next weekend and I can’t wait.  Not only will I have the opportunity to hear Chris Lehmann, Dean Shareski, Will Richardson, and Michael Horn speak about current, progressive issues in education, but I am going to get … Continue reading

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What I Was Doing When My Job Was Cut.

Something very interesting happened to me at our last School Board meeting and I’ve been contemplating how I was going to share this and with whom. Then I thought, why not find the learning opportunity in this event and share … Continue reading

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