Tag Archive: dembo

May 25

DEN Trading Cards and Pinterest

Prior to today, I didn’t use Pinterest.  I’ve seen a lot of tweets and Facebook posts about it – people sharing recipes, fashion ideas, etc., but for the most part, it was of no use to me.  Or so I thought. Scrolling through Twitter this morning, I came across this tweet:         …

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Jul 07

Let’s Play The Feud!

I was extremely fortunate to be asked to participate in an incredibly fun event at ISTE in Philadelphia.  The ISTE Conference has been one of the highlights of my summer for the past few years and something I begin looking forward to way before the school year ends.  This year, I was part of a …

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Jun 01

EdCamp Chicago Recap

I meant to get this out earlier, but I didn’t.  Rather than give you a bunch of excuses that you may or may not believe, I’ll just get on with my thoughts on EdCamp Chicago – an event Steve Dembo and I co-organized.  I was thinking about what to write, but Steve actually had many …

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Apr 12

Oooh, a Touch Screen!

Those were the words out of the mouths of my children when I brought home a new computer a few weeks ago. Initial discussions with Steve Dembo about the possibility of an edcamp/unconference type of event in either Wisconsin or Illinois, led to a discussion that led to my participation as an evaluator of a …

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Apr 11

EdCamp Chicago

I’m super excited to be working with Steve Dembo on an exciting event in northern Illinois on May 21st.  We are the organizers of EdCamp Chicago.  This is going to be a fun day, with discussions about education, educational technology, and professional development.  EdCamps have been popping up all over the country and we’re happy …

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