Argh! Why is MySpace blocked!

I get several requests a day to unblock a website. For those that do have an educational value I unblock them as soon as I can. Some have no educational value and do not get unblocked. Why are sites filtered? Congress passed the Child Online Protection Act, which became effective in April of 2000. To […]

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Technology survey results – Chapter 2

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On the survey participants were asked to answer the following question: What needs to change in regards to technology and technology access in the Kenton City School District? How would you recommend enacting this change? I’m going to highlight a few of the responses and try to clear up some problems and misconceptions: […]

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Technology Survey Results – Chapter 1

Thank you for taking the time out of your busy day to complete the survey for me. I will be using these results along with a student survey to examine what is going well and help address issues in technology usage. In today’s world, a technically literate society is now a requirement. The personal computer […]

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January WILD Wednesdays

January will be review month with WILD Wednesdays. I’ll be offering repeats of popular past sessions: January 4th – Learning Macintosh OS X January 11th – Using digital cameras and iPhoto January 18th – SPAM E-mail filtering January 25th – Using Blogs in your classroom […]

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WILD Wednesdays – Nov. 30th, Dec. 7th, 14th

Using e-mail to communicate effectively – Nov. 30th This class will demonstrate how you can use e-mail to more effectively communicate with your peers, students, and parents, and how to save you time! SPAM E-mail filtering – Dec. 7th This session will show you how to set up Squirrel Mail to automatically filter out most […]

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Atomic Learning – Online Tutorials

The WILD Wednesday course for November 16th will be: How to use Atomic Learning Atomic Learning provides literally thousands of movie tutorials on using the software already on your machine, including Microsoft Word and PowerPoint. This course will show you how to access the tutorials and how you may use them in your classroom. About […]

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WILD Wednesday classes for November

We have following classes coming up for WILD Wednesday: Using Blogs in your classroom – Nov. 9th This class will show you how to setup a blog for your classroom and allow your students to publish their work or comment on other published work. What you are looking at right now is a blog. A […]

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