Category Archives: Course 1

Course 1 Final Project

My final project is a 4th grade Turtles Unit: Life Science and Technology. This is the first year that technology is not a stand alone or pull out class for 4th grade. The goal for this year has been to … Continue reading

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Stop Collaborate and Listen

I was recently involved in a data day at my school. We took half of a school day to review the ISA Test Scores taken in Oct. We had a staff meeting to discuss the uses of the scores and … Continue reading

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What’s on the Horizon

The fourth quarter is approaching in my first year teaching internationally, and I look forward to my next. I was reading Shaping Tech for the Classroom – By Marc Prensky where he set up a couple stages that schools go … Continue reading

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The Infamous Cart

The story of the laptop charting cart is a cornerstone of my first year here in Myanmar. I was first hired to teach 4th or 5th grade, with a possibility for teaching ICT. I did a Skype interview in May … Continue reading

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New Digital Bloom’s Taxonomy

I really like this new twist on Bloom’s taxonomy, I think it could be useful in PD training about integrating technology. All the elementary teachers are scheduled to receive laptops, document cameras, and LCD projectors. At the beginning of next … Continue reading

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