Just over two years ago I blogged about the podcast studio that I had set up in a storage room at the back of my classroom. Now I’m at a new school and spend most of my time in our aptly (but confusingly) named Centre for Social Innovation (a library with an identity crisis) at … More New school, New studio
Innovation. You can’t read an article about education, hear a politician speak, or even watch a car commercial without hearing “innovation” dropped at least once or twice. So, what does innovation mean to me? Well, what I know for certain is that is does not equate to technology use. At least that’s how I feel … More What does innovation mean to me?
For those who had questions about the setup for my podcasting studio (#Studio203)… this post is for you! The “studio” is a small windowed conference/storage room at the back of my classroom that I cleaned out a few years ago to create the studio. The Technology Computer: Apple iMac 21.5-inch. Why an iMac? As a department … More Classroom Podcast Studio
Over the past three years I have been slowly making changes to my classroom. Thanks to some very supportive principals, who had faith in me when I told them the classroom of old had to go, I have been able to make the move away from a “traditional” highschool classroom setup to one that is much … More Yes – classroom furniture matters!