Monthly Archives: November 2017

Day 51 Movember and Addiction #movember #sicknotweak

Day 51 Movember and Addiction I’ll preface this blog by stating that I don’t really care what people in their thirties and above do to their bodies. They have heard and seen enough evidence to know what drugs (legal, prescription … Continue reading

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Day 50 (of 186) the sound of silence

Day 50 (of 186) the sound of silence Tinitus sucks. It’s somewhere between hard and impossible to explain to someone who doesn’t have it. It’s not easy to test for. But it’s an ongoing buzz in the ear and it’s … Continue reading

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Day 49 (of 186) seeing your kids through other lenses

Day 49 (of 186) seeing your kids through other lenses So my over achieving daughter found a scholarship that she wanted to apply for, but she stumbled upon it just a few days before the deadline. So she did what … Continue reading

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Day 48 (of 186) getting ready for #hourofcode

Day 48 (of 186) getting ready for #hourofcode   On my site I have always had a “virtual assignments” area https://technolandy.wordpress.com/virtual-assignments/ I first used it so that my students would have a site to go to at home that was “Mr … Continue reading

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Day 47 (of 186) the answer is “42” #movember #sicknotweak

Day 47 (of 186) the answer is “42” #movember   Sigh….maybe it’s karma for me dressing as Arthur Dent for Halloween – because “the answer” (to the ultimate question of life, the universe, and everything) is 42. You just have … Continue reading

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Appreciate the @shareski shoutout

Appreciate the share by @shareski (an educator who I have admired for years and have been thrilled to meet a couple times and hopefully will again soon) and as my blog is a key part of my own learning portfolio, … Continue reading

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Day 46 (of 186) badges – should there be a expiration date on badges/certificates/gamification?

Day 46 (of 186) badges – should there be a expiration date on badges/certificates/gamification?     I have started to introduce the concepts of “badges” to my class – specifically around using Spheros with our iPads (courtesy of @cuebc). Creating … Continue reading

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