Why are good teachers leaving the classroom? #edchat

So I’ve spent the past several years watching as many of my friends have left the classroom to go do some sort of role outside of the immediate school environment, such as private consulting, joining a non-profit, joining or founding an edtech startup, or stepping up into district administration roles. Watching, and fretting. Because these […]

Learn with me this summer (and beyond with #teamnextgen!)

I’ve got an exciting bunch of events that I’ll be either speaking or attending. Here’s your chance to join me on my fun learning adventures! June 25-27 Massachusetts Digital Publication Collaborative, Burlington, MA (FREE) – I’ll be talking about iPads in Elementary Schools, Creative Commons, and facilitating a collaborative group. June 28 Peers Forum Summer Institute, […]

See me in the Spring!

Tomorrow starts a busy conference/unconference season for me. Here’s where I plan on going in the next few months, in case you’d like to join me for some awesomeness: New England 1:1 Summit – March 10, Burlington, MA. I’m leading a discussion with my partner in crime Laura D’Elia on the what 1:1 programs should […]

On #educon 2.4

Never let it be said that I don’t take my time processing things before writing something. Unsurprisingly, I had yet another amazing time at EduCon. It was so good to meet with old friends again and make some new ones. More than anything else the thing that continues to impress me about EduCon is how […]