Lather, Rinse, Repeat. Always Repeat

I love The Simpsons.  They’ve been delivering quality social commentary for over 20 years coupled with an equal amount of ridiculousness.  This image popped up to me after seeing this tweet recently from @DonWettrick, retweeted by @ZywickiR “ @DonWettrick: "It doesn't matter if you teach for 20 years. Just don't …

What is Technology?

I’m writing this on a chromebook, over wifi, while engaging in a twitter chat with other adminstrators on the importance of maker spaces in schools. Technology is important. But technology is not the materials we use, it’s a concept. It’s the concept that whatever we’re using, it is enhancing our …

Flipped Teaching

As is usually the case, someone says/posts/tweets something that sends me down a road that ends here. Today it was this: What is Flipped Learning? via @bashaierk https://t.co/d7KRoK17dv#edchat #sunchat #satchat #LTHEchat — Bashaer Kilani M.Ed (@bashaierk) March 5, 2015 I clicked on the link and read the article, which is …

Interdisciplinary Life

Yesterday I was tagged in a tweet by a colleague, Steve Figurelli.   #PLN Any tools 2 help kids see the math&science behind music? Love @hooktheory, others? Thx! @MathEdisonHSNJ@TeacherCast#stem@Bec_Chirps — Steve Figurelli (@mrfigurelli) February 23, 2015   He probably brought me in because I’m the math guy in district who’s …

The Only Winning Move is Not To Play, unless…

My morning started with an edchat on Twitter.  I’m @MathEdisonHSNJ.  I spent the morning creating an unholy Ed-Pile of motivational quotes with other educators. It was exactly as awesome as it sounds, and my quote reservoir has been refilled substantially. Check it out here. But as I went back to my …