Category Archives: Professional Development

Google Magazine Search

Google Magazine search was mentioned in today’s Tech Talk.  For years, Google has worked to make as much information as possible accessible online, whether that information comes from books, newspapers, or images. Go to Google Book search to start your … Continue reading

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PD Tech Training – Wikis

Click the link to sign up for PD tech training after school from 4:10-5:10 pm . January’s topic will be – “Learn how to create a wiki (online interactive website) to collaborate with your Professional Learning Community.”  You will create … Continue reading

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Dollar Day sale @ Scholastic

The Scholastic Teacher store is offering resource books for $1 while supplies last until the end of January. Check it out.

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New book added to Washington media collection

Added the book, The Blueprint for Exceptional Writing to the media collection at Washington

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MAME 35 Conference Part 1 “What is Boys’ Lit?”

I just returned yesterday from the MAME 35 conference held in Dearborn, MI.  Over two days, I attended sessions on a multitude of topics.  I would like to begin with last session dealing with the topic, “What is Boys’ Lit?”  … Continue reading

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Forms update

I have added more media/technology forms under the Form tab. Elementary Media brochure SY 08-09 – 2008-08 Elementary Media Technology curriculum Inter-loan Library form – Teacher requests for books from other libraries Material Request Form for purchases – Teacher requests … Continue reading

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MAME Summer Institute 2008

Here is a quick review of the MAME conference I attended back in July. Michigan Citizenship Collaborative Curriculum (MC3) – In develepment. A Comprehensive K-12 Social Studies Curriculum based upon the new Social Studies GLCEs. GLCEs (Grade Level Content Standards) … Continue reading

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