Mini-Mall

The first project I got to work on this year was part of a school-wide Project Based Learning (PBL) unit that centered around the creation of a mini-mall. Sheridan Road STEM is a brand-new school in many senses of the word. There are new staff, new furniture, shiny...

Mystery Skype

One of my goals as the Technology Integration Specialist is to help teachers utilize technology to help make learning meaningful for students. Just like most new things, technology integration isn’t always an easy process, it’s certainly not without its snags, and it...

Excitement

With the myriad responsibilities, anxieties, assessments, and learners teachers have to juggle, sometimes learning just one more tool can feel overwhelming. Obviously, my job is to put teachers at ease and to help them to see that the technology is just a different...