Monday by the numbers

April 6, 2009

25 Item To-Do List Everyone Should be Doing – If you’re not already making to-do lists in order to be the most productive you can be, maybe now is the time to start. This list from BANDBMAMA’s Blog is a … Continued

Monday by the Numbers

March 30, 2009

50 Ways to Help the Planet – If you want to help the planet, and I’m talking about OUR planet, here (Earth), then you’ll find this list handy. By taking small steps and making seemingly insignificant lifestyle choices, you can … Continued

Instructify looking for writers

March 9, 2009

Instructify is looking for a few more writers. If you’re a K-12 teacher or media specialist who likes blogging, technology, new media and creative approaches to teaching, we’d like to hear from you. As a blogger for Instructify, you’ll find … Continued

NCTIES update — Thursday morning

March 5, 2009

I’m at the NCTIES conference in Raleigh. The intro session featured Vicki Davis of the Cool Cat Teacher Blog. Renowned for using nifty tools in her teaching, she shared a great philosophy for integrating technology into your classroom: focus on … Continued

Monday by the numbers

March 2, 2009

The 15 Strangest College Courses In America “Underwater Basket Weaving” is apparently a real class. So is “Philosophy and Star Trek,” “The Science of Harry Potter,” and “Arguing with Judge Judy: Popular ‘Logic’ on TV Judge Shows.” These are actual … Continued

Monday by the Numbers

February 16, 2009

25 Books to Read Before Age 25 – So, I missed the boat on some of these; nonetheless, I think I knocked out most of the list during high school. If your students don’t already have to read the books … Continued

Edmodo: Microblogging (and more) for educators

February 5, 2009

Too often, developers think that just changing the fonts on a tool to Comic Sans will make it educator-friendly, when, really, there are a lot of big things to think about when designing for K-12 education. Because the developers of … Continued

5 teaching blogs you should be reading

January 27, 2009

First off, if you enjoy Instructify, you probably already know of a few other education blogs out there, but I found a few more that will make a nice addition to your RSS or Google Reader. Here is a handful, … Continued

Instructify looking for writers

December 2, 2008

Three questions for you: 1. Do you enjoy reading Instructify? 2. Are you a teacher who likes writing timely content for an Internet-based audience, injecting your thoughts and opinions into your work (or, as the kids say, “blogging”)? 3. Do … Continued