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School Committee CYOD Introduction

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. Receltny I spoke...

Writing A Book

I am writing a book, and I am documenting the process of writing the book. I didn’t originally plan to write a book. I have never written a book before...

Microsoft Acquires Github

Microsoft’s acquisition of GitHub has caused a large reaction from the developer community. Some think it’s terrible, some think it’s good. My opinion is, it doesn’t matter.  The main complaint...

Apple’s Closed Garden is a Problem In Education.

Apple has a roll in educational technology since the first computers were introduced in the classroom. The Apple II, HyperStudio projects, the colorful iMac, the countless iPad 1:1 programs. Apple...

Google Pixelbook Review

I have been using the Google Pixelbook as my primary computer for the past couple months. Here are my impressions so far. The hardware is great. It’s one of the best designed...

Podcasts I’m Listening To

Podcasts are having a resurgence in popularity, and I’ve found myself listening to them more and more. The quality, variety, and delivery has substantially improved. Currently I am using the...

Pick Your Own Device 1-1 Program

1-1 programs for school districts is nothing new. The idea is to give every student their own device to use. Students are given a Chromebook, an iPad, a Laptop, or...

Professional Development: Introduction To Google Classroom

I recently conducted an Introduction to Google Classroom presentation during a professional development day. The PD was aimed at getting teachers more comfortable with Google Classroom and showing them how...