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2-Year-Olds Can, Too!

Rachel
January 6, 2018

It just so happens that I’m not traveling this weekend or planning for an upcoming PD, so I was able to lay low with my family and just BE. That looked like a lazy morning, a Costco run, and a wishful afternoon nap for Rachel that turned into a chatty rest in her room for an hour. After she woke…

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Sketchnote and Doodle Tips in Procreate #sketch50

July 21, 2017

I have loved capturing my most recent professional learning with sketchnotes inside of the Procreate iOS app on my iPad Pro. #ISTE17, #BadgeSummit, and #CAGTI17 were powerful global events that sparked my curiosities in new ways and inspired my creativity. As I have shared my sketchnotes on social media, people have dug in and started asking about my process. So, I…

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How do You Create Community in an Online or Blended Learning Environment?

December 23, 2015

Student engagement is an essential quality of any learning environment in 2015. Students are entering both physical and virtual learning spaces with experience as gamers, social networkers, designers, collaborators, questioners, and researchers. What if instructors took those skills and created regular learning opportunities that called upon those traits as academic strengths? Would students feel more or less comfortable while learning?…

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