This week I compared my classroom with the classrooms I had as a kid. I wonder what lies ahead for my students. What kind of technology will they be using 20 years from now? I often feel discouraged when I think about the rapid rate of change in technology. How can I prepare my students when I can’t even keep up? Te@chThoughts had a great article about what skills student will always need. This week I’ve made a conscious effort to focus on those skills and I feel better about preparing my students. I am trying to help others at my school incorporate those skills as well. I have been asked by several teachers this week if I would show them how to do MinecraftEdu.
This week I met with my mentee. I showed her how to setup Minecraft on her computer and I set up the tutorial world for her to practice. The tutorial is a pretty cool tool. This week I learned about Spheros from Ali. I want to get my hands on one of those for my class. My students would love it. This week I also hosted our Twitter session
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