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About bulldogtechteach

I am a technology integrator serving in a k-1 and a 2-5 elementary building. I firmly believe in the power of technology to engage students and allow them to create and master their learning.

Piloting; AKA Entering the Fishbowl

Being the first is never easy. Trying new things might be a bit uncomfortable and certainly shines a spotlight on those who step into the cockpit and fly first. I totally get feeling uneasy and reluctant to volunteer. I do! … Continue reading

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Dream Big… I Dare You!

It always amazes me how timid teachers can be when it comes to vocalizing their dreams. If you could have any classroom in the world, what would your classroom look like, sound like? Where would you teach if your choices … Continue reading

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A Slice of Bad Luck

Ever have a day when everything goes sideways? Today is that day for me. Got up early, ready to go. Pulled on slacks I took the time to lay out yesterday and no button. Ugh! Back to the drawing board. … Continue reading

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A Chat to Remember

Last night I moderated a Twitter chat. It wasn’t heavily attended, but the conversation flowed. I thought back to an urgent phone call from a frazzled colleague. “I have to host a Twitter chat! I don’t even know what that … Continue reading

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A Slice of Tech

Today I attended and helped judge the IU12 Tech Fair. I was so stunned at the creativity of the students around York County. Logos, graphic art, films, animations, apps, etc. were on display created by students in middle and high … Continue reading

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Bobble Headed Bliss

I stare at the nervous grins staring back at me on the screen. Tiny rectangles filled with my birds of a feather. Zooming into the potential of what can be, what will be an awesome team. I love the excitement, … Continue reading

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A Snowy Slice

The snow fell from the sky all day long. White, puffy flakes flew sideways from the sky collecting in my hair. I hate the snow with a passion. It’s my kryptonite. I loathe unexpected days off from work, horribly dashed … Continue reading

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