Philosophical Friday: Digital Distraction in the Classroom?
None of the Tech-Savvy team are in for an Apple Watch… yet. However, the technology is intriguing. With my own personal revelation tha..
Philosophical Friday: The Future of Reading
With Common Core and its associated exams putting laser focus on reading in the classroom like never before, there is a growing debate on ..
Philosophical Friday: New Tech City Takes on Screentime for Kids
Happy Friday tech-savvy teachers! I leave you this week with an incredibly interesting story from the excellent WNYC Podcast, New Tech Ci..
Philosophical Friday: The revolutionary power of technology…
Although I am a self-proclaimed tech-savvy teacher and nerd, I don’t always defer to technology as the answer to problems, education or ot..
Philosophical Friday: Lifehacker and superteacher Paul Anderson on gamification…
As an educational technology advocate and a “tech-savvy teacher,” I am always a little cynical of adopting any system, strategy or philoso..
Philosophical Friday: Your Students are Relying on You!
I just started another semester teaching “Instructional Media and Computer Applications” at the University of Montana, where I am a doctor..