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About technolandy

Educator in BCs Sunny Shuswap Pushing 'technologization' in education: blending technology and curriculum seamlessly. Advocate for better understanding of Anxiety in Education (and use of self-regulation) Utilizing ePortfolios & Descriptive Feedback

Day 53 (of 186) relying on the kindness of strangers

Day 53 (of 186) relying on the kindness of strangers The quote may have started with “a streetcar named desire” but I love it when “bonus people” come into the classroom. I’ve had parents emerge and lead discussions (and projects!) … Continue reading

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Day 52 (of 186) where I fear to tread: paint (but someone else showed I need not fear it)

Day 52 (of 186) where I fear to tread: paint (but someone else showed I need not fear it) Today I sent a note to a TTOC who was in for me while I was at a doctor appointment, because … Continue reading

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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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