EPortfolios · Technology in Education · Digital Leading and Learning · Education · Professional Learning · Innovation Plan

A Hero’s Journey

Welcome to my hero’s journey! I first learned about what a hero’s journey was in some literature class in college. As an English teacher, I have studied a variety of hero’s journeys and have even taught the idea to many students. I have encouraged students to write their own fictional hero’s journeys, and I have… Continue reading A Hero’s Journey

Technology in Education · Digital Leading and Learning · Education · Professional Learning · Innovation Plan

Innovation Plan Update and Reflection

As Kelly, Ryan, and I are implementing and developing our learning ePortfolio initiative at Owen J. Roberts High School, we continue to visit and revisit every step of the way. For example, our original plan basically just had to do with classrooms adopting ePortfolios. However, we realized we needed to have a real training program… Continue reading Innovation Plan Update and Reflection

EPortfolios · Technology in Education · Digital Leading and Learning · Education · Professional Learning · Innovation Plan

COVA- The Path to the Educational Revolution

COVA (Choice, Ownership, Voice, and Authenticity) is a learning and teaching approach with which I was not familiar before starting my digital leading and learning journey. I’d like to believe that as a veteran teacher, I offer my students these options and routes in my classroom, but I cannot say I always do and all… Continue reading COVA- The Path to the Educational Revolution

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Digital Resources Reflection

* As my Digital Leading and Learning program winds down, I am left to think about where I stand. Where was I before the program started? Where am I now? Where do I see myself in the coming years as digital tools change, multiply, and eventually disappear for new ones to take their places? Before… Continue reading Digital Resources Reflection

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Action Research and ePortfolios

Kelly Trupe, Ryan King, and I have worked in this course to develop an action research plan to aid in our successful implementation of our innovation plan. While our plan has developed and shifted over time,the overall goal has remained the same: we want to implement school and curriculum-wide use of learning ePortfolios at Owen… Continue reading Action Research and ePortfolios

Digital Leading and Learning · EPortfolios · Innovation Plan

Innovation Plan: ePortfolios at Owen J. Roberts High School

As Kelly, Ryan, and I are implementing and developing our learning ePortfolio initiative at Owen J. Roberts High School, we continue to visit and revisit every step of the way. For example, our original plan basically just had to do with classrooms adopting ePortfolios. However, we realized we needed to have a real training program… Continue reading Innovation Plan: ePortfolios at Owen J. Roberts High School