You Have to Start Somewhere

Thinking about how we might reconsider starting inside the box.


10 Reasons to Refresh Your Lessons with Media Literacy in the New Year

I am really feeling the importance of teaching media literacy in my junior classroom.  Media Literacy is so positively engaging, relevant, and cross-curricular. I'm hoping to pass on some inspiration. This is the culmination of a three month long AQ course, so perhaps choose one or two ideas to get started.  They may not be …

A Case for Social Media in the Classroom

Let's face it.  Social Media is everywhere and a very appealing means of communication for students.  While students may want to socialize, Social Media serves a far greater purpose.  It has the potential to build communities that share, network, collaborate, learn, and create.  This is the kind of positive classroom environment that teachers want for …