Author Archives: bulldogtechteach

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.

To 1:1 or not to 1:1… That is the Question!

I suppose it is safe to say that our district has rapidly become a chromebook district. Each teacher at the secondary level houses at least 13 chromebooks in their classroom, with 8 teachers piloting 1:1 in a contained pilot where … Continue reading

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Chatting About the Business of School

I engaged in a Twitter Chat on Sunday morning while warm and cozy in my PJs and sipping my first cup of coffee for the day. I was psyched to stumble upon #sunchat while perusing my Twitter feed. I clicked … Continue reading

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Anchoring Students to Their Dreams

What did you learn in high school? I learned that I wasn’t good enough to pursue my dreams. Sadly, I am not alone in feeling my ambitions were not embraced or encouraged by the adults responsible for educating our youth. … Continue reading

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One Word

A New Year is here. 2019 has commenced and Twitter is trending #oneword, #oneword2019, etc. However, I can’t commit to one word. There’s just too many words that speak to me and my goals, dreams for 2019 and beyond. Why … Continue reading

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The 12 Days- Week two!

On the 5th, 6th, and 7th days of Techmas my tech coach gave to me… Seven VR Googles Viewing Six Classrooms a-Googling Five Google Forms, and to revisit last week’s tools… Four Breakout Locks, Three Canva Creations Two Google Drawings … Continue reading

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Even Better than 5 Golden Rings!

One the 5th day of Techmas, my tech coach gave to me… 5 Google Forms Google forms are the greatest and easiest formative assessment tool ever! Want to know how your class thinks a lesson went? Survey them! Want to … Continue reading

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Day 4 is a Good One to Explore

On the 4th day of Techmas, my tech coach gave to me… Four Breakout Boxes with Locks Our students are all about games. The love gaining experience points, exploring in a hand on fashion, and are ultra competitive. Just ask … Continue reading

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