Screen Time Is Time Well-Spent

Until we have chips in our heads, screens are going to be how we share information and engage with interactive media. Parents would do well to quit obsessing about the perceived evils of the medium and instead learn to take full advantage of it. Continue reading

Why You Want a Surface Pro

I was an early adopter of the TabletPC platform.  I was using a slate made by Motion Computing over seven years ago when I taught undergraduate classes.  I used it for my lecture notes, my PowerPoint presentations, and for grading.  The digitizer pen meant I could grade and comment on… Continue reading

Student Technology Use

  On Wednesday Thom Barclay and I did a presentation at Galloway on how 21st Century Students Use Technology. The PowerPoint Presentation and all the supporting materials are linked here: Student Technology Use in the 21st Century There’s a decent bibliography section on gaming and pedagogy at the end of… Continue reading