New Tech to Try!

I apologize for not writing more posts this semester, but I have been swamped with work and play I just received the new wi-fi Livescribe smartpen called SKY today and I promise to write a blog post soon about the … Continue reading

Creating Animations and Video on the iPad using Doceri 2.0

Can I just start with “WOW”!?! I got back from ISTE, overwhelmed with all the new and amazing tools and apps I learned about! Luckily the great folks at Doceri let me play with their beta 2.0 version (which should … Continue reading

Distance Education with the Livescribe Smartpen

USING EMBEDDED PDF PENCASTS FOR DISTANCE EDUCATION I had a college professor contact me recently to show me his embedded pencast PDF (text embedded in the background).   It was so fantastic, I asked him if I could write about what … Continue reading

Creating a Text Embedded Interactive Worksheet with a Livescribe Smartpen

EMBEDDING TEXT BEHIND A LIVESCRIBE PENCAST PDF Recently I learned how to embed text behind a Livescribe pencast and it has changed everything! I created a short interactive worksheet to show what can be created with this process.   The following … Continue reading

Update1 on “Help For My Autistic Great Nephew”

Help For My Autistic Great Nephew – update 1 A couple months ago I purchased a Livescribe smartpen (click for links within my blog) for my niece to use with her autistic son (I think that makes him my great-nephew?)    I … Continue reading

Getting Organized

ADDING MY VIDEOS TO THIS BLOG I have heard from several people that they would like to see some of the educational videos I have created.  I realize there was a pull down menu at the top of my blog … Continue reading

Screencaptures by TechSmith for the iPad!

While reading through posts on Google+, Facebook and Twitter by my PLN, I came across this valuable new FREE app for the iPad!   I use TechSmith products (Camtasia, Snagit and Jing) all the time on my laptops, but always … Continue reading

Story Boards for Kids…and Adults!

A recent trip to San Francisco connected me to some really fantastic teachers with amazing energy and enthusiasm!  Zoe is one such person.    To get to know her better, here is her website: https://sites.google.com/site/zoebraniganpipe/ She also writes a  blog about … Continue reading

Making Math More Accessible For ALL Students

Reaching Different Learning Styles Through Technology As you can probably tell, I have 2 passions that drive my teaching….technology and helping students. My latest journey has been traveling down a path to find ways to help reach the different learning … Continue reading