Okay, the Laptop Institute ended last month, but I’m still writing posts about it. This is actually the last one. I’m finding this to be a reflective activity for me so I don’t forget what I’ve learned, and so I’m sort of forced to follow through with what I said I was going to do. … Continue reading Lausanne Laptop Institute – Last One!
Okay, so in my second Lausanne Laptop Institute post I said that I went to the conference with expectations. Specifically, I wanted to find out how I will use the new technology we’ve been so blessed with (I consider it a blessing, others may not) to enhance my teaching practice, to increase my students’ engagement… Continue reading Lausanne Laptop Institute – Part 3
I went to the Lausanne Laptop Institute with expectations. Add our badge to your site! Those expectations were met. The keynote address on Monday morning was given by Jeff Utecht, a dynamic presenter and teacher who immediately piqued my interest when he said, “We live in an always-on world…It’s not just the kids…Societal pressures expect… Continue reading Lausanne Laptop Institute – Part 2 – The Keynote – Jeff Utecht
I attended the Lausanne Laptop Institute in Memphis on Sunday, July 10 through Tuesday, July 12. All I have to say about it is if you’ve never been, make sure you advocate to go next year! My school (The Westminster Schools in Atlanta, GA) is going to 1:1 integration next school year (2012-13). We just… Continue reading Lausanne Laptop Institute – Part 1