I am sharing my cool gift box from Maker Ed and Digital Promise on this video. I received it as the monthly recipient of their Maker Promise promotion. Thank you Maker Ed! Now it’s time to get to making!
I’m proud to announce that I have passed my Google Certified Educator Level 1 Exam. I had to persist through the process as there was bundle of technical complications. After reaching out to the exam help and support staff we were able to get all of the issues resolved and taking the exam was a… Continue reading
Not too young to become a “Maker.” With the start of a new school year upon us, I want to share with you a commitment I’ve made to bring maker education to students. The Maker Promise is a campaign to equip more schools with the resources and support they need to provide quality maker learning… Continue reading
Writing can be one of the most challenging subjects to teach in TK. Students come with limited experience and are developmentally ready for very specific writing activities. As our training said today, “Often the invitation to write is given and the answer is ‘Not right now, thank you.’” Among other things from the “Write from… Continue reading
I was thinking about all of the pallet wood I have in my shop. Since the beginning of the summer I have made all kinds of things: a play fort for the kids, benches and chairs, signs, barrels, boxes, tables, and more. A friend brought me into the fortune of about 30 pallets so I… Continue reading