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My DLL Journey

I’m a kindergarten teacher so my visual representation of my journey would of course include emoji’s.  These emoji’s show how I was feeling throughout the process or the different hats I was wearing throughout my journey.  Enjoy! http://prezi.com/7t7no0um_gx1/?utm_campaign=share&utm_medium=copy&rc=ex0share When I

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My Innovation Project

My innovation project for my Master’s at Lamar University is called “Appy Hour” and it took shape over the last 18 months, growing and changing along the way.  I can’t take credit for the title, as I have seen it

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COVA Approach

This journey that I have been on the last 17 months has changed my professional life forever.  I look at what I do with kids in an entirely different way now than I did before beginning the DLL program at

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Professional Learning Presentation

What a journey I have had in the last year.  My original innovation idea was “Appy Hour,” showing apps and how they are used in everyday living to increase the comfort level of them being used in the classroom.  Implementing

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Final reflection on Online Course

Online professional development is becoming more necessary to reach teachers on many campuses.  With the increase in paperwork and the demand for more and more data to support what is seen in the classroom, teachers need a more flexible way

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Appy Hour – the complete course

This week I finished uploading resources and coming up with all the finishing touches for my 5 week online version of “Appy Hour”.  I hope to send it out to the staff at my school this week and we will

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Work smarter, not harder

I can honestly say, this week, I did not work smarter.  I have loaded all my resources, only to choose to load them all again because I wanted to have proper references for each.  I have only done Weeks 1,

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