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

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

An Intelligent iPad Stylus

I recently wrote about Doceri 2.0,  which comes out today ( July 24, 2012) at noon PST in iTunes stores!  The old version is called Doceri Remote, which was version 1.2.2 but the new version will just be called Doceri … 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

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

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

Learning to Write His Name!

My Autistic Great Nephew: Update #2: I heard back from my niece last week about how her autistic son is doing with the Livescribe smartpen and his iPad. If you have not seen the earlier part of the story, click here. … 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

Summer Projects for Visual and Interactive Math

I have been sitting here staring at my computer for the past week since I got back from an amazing time with a room full of extremely innovative teachers in San Francisco as part of the Livescribe Educational Advisory Board. … Continue reading