Tag Archives: Education

New and improved Mr. D. Teaches

I have moved MrDTeaches.com to a new server. This new server allows me to also have a Moodle LMS (Learning Management System) as part of the site. I previously ran a Moodle server on campus. This was NOT available off campus at all. This new Moodle installation will allow students and teacher to interact from […]

Online School

Online school courses are fast becoming a way of life for many of our students. Many of us as teachers have expereinced an Online school from both sides. By this I mean we have taken courses at College with some if not all online content and now we have students taking classes in the same […]

Interactive White Board

Just do it. Nike says. That’s my opinion of Interactive White Boards too. I know that they have been around for quite a while now, but I have only just got my hands on one. WOW! I remember years ago attending an inservice when I first started teaching. Appropriately it was called something like “Beginning […]

Students texting

I saw an article on CNN this morning about students text messaging in class. I think we as educators need to work out a way to integrate the text messaging technology rather than ban it. Not sure how this would happen or how well it would work. One instance I saw on TV was about […]

Educational Technology

Image via Wikipedia Here it is Monday again. Don’t they come around quickly!? Educational technology news is all about the latest in ED. Tech.  Some articles that have caught my attnetion from the internet. In this week’s articles we have Apple  iPads and laptops, Computer Viruses and Technology Learning. Something for everyone interested  in Educational […]

Your own Website

It is so easy to have your own website. Why would you want one? As a teacher your own site is a great way to communicate with your students and parents. You, the teacher, understand the importance of communication, after all thats what teaching is all about. Having your own site can be very cheap. […]

Educational Technology

Image via Wikipedia Monday, so its Ed.Tech day! Here are some interesting articles from around the net about Technology and how its being used in classrooms. The articles about iPads are interesting as I will have one in my hot little hands sometime soon and I am interested to see how I can implement it […]

Educational Technology

Its Monday morning so its time for Ed.Tech. Here are some interesting articles about Technology around the nation. Everything from Colleges moving to Google Apps to a high school giving out iPads. Enjoy the read Mr.D. [recreading]

Education News

A mixed bag today of Education News  items more directed to our older student readers and parents. All good reads. Enjoy Mr. D. [recreading]

Education News

Here are some interesting links and comments. There is plenty of great work going on all around the country in Educational Technology. Mr. D. [recreading]