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Dr. Theresa Cullen, University of Oklahoma

So you are attending FETC – Make the most of it.

I have some friends attending FETC for the first time, so I made a few recommendations for them.  Feel free to share these if you like them too. Link to FETC Agenda – they are suggesting Tracks this year and they are color coded : https://s23.a2zinc.net/clients/lrp/fetc2020/Public/sessions.aspx?View=Sessions_summary&utm_source=conf_homepage_slide&utm_medium=webpage&utm_campaign=fetc20_homepage&utm_content=agendalive_slide   Basic tips for FETC or other big tech … Continue reading So you are attending FETC – Make the most of it.

Creating eBooks (EPubs) Using Pages

There are great resources for creating Books using pages.  Create your own materials for class. Create content to share amongst other teachers. Publish to the Apple Store to publish your or student work. https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT208499 Three important things:  Make sure to use a Book Template. Export as EPUB to have the book experience. When sharing often … Continue reading Creating eBooks (EPubs) Using Pages

Day 2 in Long Beach – PreCon at InstructureCon!

What a fun day.. My apple watch approves.. Exercise ring from walking to lunch and 2x move ring.. I was fortunate to attend a preconference session by @RachelAnnEdtech  about creating engaging blended learning. There were several things I liked about the session. It was very movement oriented and not too sit and get. It was … Continue reading Day 2 in Long Beach – PreCon at InstructureCon!

Town Hall on Facebook Community Oversight Board

I had the privilege of attending a town hall meeting hosted by the OU Law School Center for International Business and Human Rights   http://www.law.ou.edu/IBHRCenter.  They had a session describing how Facebook is seeking to form review panels of facebook users to help set their community standards. They will likely have a website that will allow … Continue reading Town Hall on Facebook Community Oversight Board

Why I am in love in Thunkable this week

In my undergraduate technology course, we finally (after years of talking about it) separated the secondary majors (social studies, language arts, foreign language, science and math) from the early childhood and elementary majors.  We still teach the ISTE standards for Educators but this semester they are taking on a new look in each of the … Continue reading Why I am in love in Thunkable this week

CSED2018

Computer Science Education week is happening December 3rd to the 8th.. during this week people around the world will be providing opportunities for children in all grades to learn about computer science and possible careers using computer science skills. In Oklahoma Computer Science Education is a new initiative with our standards just approved last spring.  … Continue reading CSED2018

ISTE Conference … Seeing how the Sausage is made.

There is an American saying that dates back to the 20’s to describe getting a behind the scenes look at how something is created..  I got that experience this year, at least the second half of it.. and it was fascinating.. So the ISTE conference – International Society for Technology in Education – there were … Continue reading ISTE Conference … Seeing how the Sausage is made.