TCEA tools “brain dump”

The sessions I attended at this year’s TCEA conference in Austin were wide-ranging, so it’ll take a little reflection to post all of them.  But first, a little “tool-sharing” is in order. First off, Elaine Plybon’s session on paperless classrooms and how she maximizes the use of various tools to reduce paper use in her classroom was very intriguing. Some ideas she shared that I thought were of value: –Use Voicethread or a flipcam to record instructions for your lessons when you are absent. That […]

TCEA Presentation–Facebook uses in education

Our school is making efforts to allow teachers to use professional facebook accounts to communicate with their students.  Dustin Windsor, our technology coordinator, and I shared in a session at TCEA how our school embarked on this process.  The slides and notes from our presentation are below. Links to resource materials we used as a district to make this decision. TCEA 2011 on Prezi