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

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,...

CYOD Pre-Order

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 I...

It Doesnt Hurt To Say No

Have you been told “it doesn’t hurt to ask?” Or some form of it? There are lots of different ways to say it. The phrase is often engrained in schools,...

Structure for Writing A Book

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. I've set up a...

Social Media: An Ethical Stand

Businesses and companies have long taken ethical or moral stands. Sometimes it is because of the culture of the company, changes in society, a sense of giving back, or it’s...

Table of Contents

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. I’ve collected notes,...

Adding Context to Reminders

I wear headphones constantly, usually listening to an audiobook, podcast, or random playlist. While listening, I will usually remember something I needed to do, or get an idea to research...