OnCUE

TLC Ninja Coffee Bean Featuring Sandra Chow

Sandra Chow was first featured on TLC Ninja Episode 18. In it she discusses how she incorporates Virtual Reality into classrooms. Can’t afford to take your students to China to experience the Great Wall? Then bring the wall into your...

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Is it October already?

When my podcasting partner, Lisa Nowakowski, aka NowaTechie, and I saw the application to become Social Media Champs for CUE last April, we were excited by the possibility of expanding our audience and getting to share what we do with a wider...

PoPPCon

PoPPCon is Coming!

PoPPCon, The Power of Pathways and Partnerships Conference, is an “un-conventional” experience for educators, administrators, and partners from community, post-secondary, and industry where participants can take a deep dive into a...

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Wait. Don’t Wait. Write.

This past weekend, I had the pleasure of sitting in a workshop led by the legendary Ralph Fletcher. When I first started teaching, his book What a Writer Needs transformed the way I taught writing in my classroom. Giving students choice and...

Fall CUE retrospective

2018 #FallCUE: Now I Can Sleep!

Last weekend, I had the privilege of attending the Fall CUE Conference in American Canyon, CA.  For those uninitiated, Fall CUE is a smaller version of CUE’s Spring Conference hosted every year at the entrance to Napa Wine Country, with...

TOSAs Talking Tech #FallCUE Review!

It is fall, and the pumpkin spice is in the air, and that means that it is time for Fall CUE! Tom and Mike just returned from two fabulous days of teaching, learning and connecting, and they talk about their sessions and activities in their...

Digital Citizenship Week

Commit to Digital Citizenship Oct. 15–19...

Give students and communities a foundation for addressing these critical topics, both in and out of the classroom. Internet safety, cyberbullying, online relationships, digital footprints, online privacy, news and media literacy — these...

CommonLit For All

CommonLit provides high quality, research-based, Common Core aligned literacy resources for grades three through twelve. And did we mention it’s all free? The materials are created for teachers by teachers and adhere to the highest of standards...

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TLC Ninja: Brent Coley Connects with Us All

The TLC Ninja team recently had the pleasure of learning how Brent Coley leverages technology to reach students, families, and the community. He had lots of advice on how administrators and teachers can connect with parents right where they are...