Pre-orders now available for Choice: Personalized Learning, Personalized Technlogy. A book about educational technology and how it can be improved in K12 schools.

Why Google Assistant Is Important

Google recently had their big developer conference. It is where they announce new features, products, and future plans for many of their platforms (Android, Chrome, Cloud, etc.). Google Assistant is/was...

The First Chapter of CHOICE

CHOICE: Personalized Learning, Personalized Technology, is my newest book about how we can improve educational technology in schools today, and make it more impactful for each student. You can learn...

Everyone Can Write, Code, Think

There is a common phrase, “everyone can code.” It’s a fair point that is often taken out of context and distorted. What does the phrase actually mean in education and...

Simple Jekyll Theme

In my previous post about transitioning from WordPress or Jekyll, I mentioned I’d share the theme I used. After cleaning up the code and adding some generic theme options, I’m...

Book Cover Choices

This post is part of an ongoing series of post related to the process of writing a book about educational technology. Learn more about the book here. The book is...

Jekyll Resources

I recently migrated this website from WordPress to Jekyll. You can read about that decision and process on this post. Before making that migration, research was done to ensure Jekyll...

Google Graveyard

I recently re-discovered this website, Killed By Google. It’s an open source project to record all the the serices, apps, and deices that Google has cancelled over the years. Including...

Jekyll & GitHub Pages

It’s 2019 and I’m moving swoicik.com to Jekyll and GitHub Pages. For as long as this website has existed, it has been powered by WordPress. WordPress is an amazing platform,...