Category Archives: General

  1. Feeling the Love (of a Tech Coach)

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    May 24, 2016 by Ms. Barber

    As our school starts its journey to 1:1 devices, we begin a process of planning for the devices.  There is …
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  2. Don’t Write Down Your Password!

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    February 28, 2016 by Ms. Barber

    A few years ago, I found a real problem trying to keep up with passwords.  On my IOS devices, I …
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  3. Small Acts of Kindness

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    February 14, 2016 by Ms. Barber

    During January’s faculty meeting at our middle school, February, the counselors declared, will be Kindness month.  They are organizing teachers and …
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  4. Lessons from Technology Competition

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    January 31, 2016 by Ms. Barber

    This year I thought we would do something different.   Technology Competition is an opportunity for students to work on …
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  5. When Magic Happens

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    January 16, 2016 by Ms. Barber

    Magic does not happen when I show others how to do something.  I’m the teacher, “the expert,” the person who …
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  6. Tip #54: Helping Teachers Learn Tech

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    December 23, 2015 by Ms. Barber

    We talk about personalized learning and then too often we declare that only teachers who are “connected” can do personalized …
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  7. Teacher PD in a 1:1 World

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    December 5, 2015 by Ms. Barber

    Here’s one of the problems: If you are reading this, then I’m probably preaching to the choir. Definition: 1:1 means …
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