Monday, April 22, 2019
Allyson Apsey elementary school teacher

SIG ADMIN Connects: Interview with Allyson Apsey

Special Interest Group(SIG) Admin presents an interview with Allyson Apsey, a principal and local education leader, about her involvement with MACUL and her book The Path...
Arms outstretched and fists touching in agreement

The Need for PD: Support for Principals and Educational Leaders

The MACUL Special Interest Group for Administrators (SIG ADMIN) is lead by a team of building level and central office level administrators from across...
Leadership Adventure - 5 New Zealand Teachers

A Leadership Adventure – Five New Zealand Schools Collaborate to Create a Model for...

Whakatauki He aha te kai o te rangatira? He Korero, he korero, he korero What is the food of the leader? It is knowledge. It is communication. Five Dunedin schools...
Two people looking at computer tablet

Digital Access to Content – YES! But is it Accessible? – YIKES!

The shift to digital learning material is at an all-time high, allowing increased access for diverse students. Or does it? Often the very tools...
Google search in Chrome Browser on Tablet

Google Tools and UDL for Diverse Learners

Introduction The Center for Applied Specialized Technology (CAST) defines Universal Design for learning (UDL) as "a framework to improve and optimize teaching and learning for...
Open Letter with Broken Heart

An Open Letter to “Sit and Get” PD

My old friend — When I first started teaching, it was always you holding my hand and trying to help me grow stronger. You were...
Alexa Show in the Classroom

Voice Assistants in the Classroom: Life with Miss A

Voice Assistants are internet-connected devices that respond to verbal queries or voice commands. Removing the need for a computer interface has opened up their...
Dennis Doyle at Jordan Hall, Campus of the University of Notre Dame

Design Thinking Workshop during IDEA WEEK

Design Thinking In late April, I had the chance to attend part of Idea Week, a collaboration between the IDEA Center, on the campus of...
Air New Zealand

Some Thoughts from A Far!

No matter where in the world we live, teachers are all very much the same, we all have the best interest of our students...
Vintage Computer on Desktop

When It Comes To Learning With Tech, Going Vintage Can Be Good Practice!

I work with over 100 new teachers each year. One of the concerns that many of them express is not having access to the...