The Progress Report

The Progress Report: Social Media in the Classroom

Social Media as a Classroom Tool

I often hear people grumble about social media, commenting about the amount of time their child is “plugged in”. Twitter, Facebook, SnapChat, Instagram, Pinterest, Tumblr, YouTube…the amount of social media …

The Progress Report: The 4 C's

Blended Learning & The 4 C’s

Sure we are all aware of the 4C’s: Communication, Collaboration, Critical Thinking, & Creativity; however, are we fostering a 4C-aligned classroom when integrating technology? As I mentioned in my blog …

The Progress Report: Changes

David Bowie – ‘Changes’

I spent last Wednesday down in Springfield where I met with other professional learning providers throughout the State as well as the guru’s from ISBE’s Educator Effectiveness Division. The Educator …

The Progress Report: HGTV For Educators

HGTV for Educators

Congratulations….you have won the opportunity to redesign your classroom! It is the beginning of a new school year, a fresh start, it is time to set the stage for the …