Check out how YOU CAN be a Microsoft Innovative Educator!

As a teacher, I understand the power of being in a supportive and dynamic professional learning network. I’ve been a Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert for five years now, and it’s … Continue Reading →


Minecraft and Building Global Empathy

Gathered around a computer, five of my students were having a discussion about what to build in their Minecraft world. “We should build a bridge because we need to build … Continue Reading →


TGIC Hacked the Classroom & Globally Collaborated at ETC! 2018

What a GREAT time we had at ETC! 2018! We shared (much more than) 10 Ways to Hack Your Classroom & Boost Your EdTech, and then we moved to Building … Continue Reading →


Uncommon Creativity & Teacher Geek is Chic! @ #CUE16

If you’re coming to #CUE16, don’t miss Uncommon Creativity! “Common Core Standards call for educators to foster collaboration, communication, creativity and critical thinking. We’ll showcase 4C lessons integrating 21st Century … Continue Reading →


Thanks for Swaying with Me at #BLC15!

What a pleasure to meet so many focused and enthusiastic educators at the 2015 Building Learning Communities Conference! Keep up that positive uncertainty: embrace and seek optimism in not knowing what … Continue Reading →