Author Archives: danthescienceman
So, I’ve finished my second full week of integration and it’s going…well, it’s going. There are definitely unexpected challenges that have crept up. Although I am doing more with my students, I am beginning to feel that that the iPad … Continue reading
Although I am posting this after the fact, I want to share a few words about that first day… Wow! Christmas! Hectic! Finally, thank God for Jesse and IT.
Unlike my colleagues, I had only three days to trial the iPad with my students before they left for break. Having rolled out the pilot with my chemistry students I left on a four day senior retreat. Although I left … Continue reading
Americans: a steep,learning curve when dealing with the rest of the world.
We Americans need a cause. We don’t ask to be this way, but we really can’t help ourselves. As a people with so little history and in our own opinions so few real problems, we tend to focus outside the … Continue reading
So a couple weeks ago I jumped into the blog thing thinking that I might get some followers that would help me in my 25 year quest to be the best damned teacher I could be. To that end, I … Continue reading
I am getting started in what I view as a new, exciting and somewhat scary new world. I believe that all the things I will be doing in the next 6-12 months will completely change the way I have been … Continue reading