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

Working on iPads in a Flipped Math Class

This is the 2nd semester I am flipping my Intermediate Algebra classes.   The students are required to access the online ebook and take notes BEFORE coming to class.  I have Livescribe pencast examples available for them to view on the … Continue reading

TI-nspire makes a GREAT math (or any subject) clicker!

I had given up on graphing calculators for a while, since I really wanted the students to engage more in class and use clickers. I found the perfect balance recently! http://education.ti.com/calculators/products/US/home/ The calculators by themselves are pretty amazing, but there … 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

New “Insight” into Teaching with Technology!

Introduction to the Insight 360 system by eInstruction I have been using eInstruction’s Mobi, MobiView and CPS Pulse clickers, along with their Workspace software now for several years.   At times, having to open different programs to run the clickers with … Continue reading

My Student Hyperstudio Projects

Student Hyperstudio5 Projects The final project I had my Math For Elementary Teachers do for the course was to create an interactive Hyperstudio Project. The projects are too large to be viewed well inside my blog, so I have created … Continue reading

GlogsterEDU Projects for Students

CREATIVE ONLINE PROJECTS Next week my students in my Math For Elementary Teachers class will be creating a Glog:  an interactive, online poster.   GlogsterEDU will allow them to create their Glog for free and publish it to their Google … 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