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Hour of Code: Resource Roundup

The Hour of Code begins in three weeks, and we have decided to once again use the week to not only promote computer science education but to also look at … Continue reading

November 19, 2014 · 1 Comment

The Hour of Code 2014

  Attention all Teachers and Administrators: The Hour of Code 2014 is coming! Why is this initiative so important? It is important because it gives schools an opportunity, in sixty … Continue reading

November 5, 2014 · 1 Comment

Coding as Cursive 2.0

Why is coding the latest hot topic in education? I believe it has everything to do with how we make use of technology in the 21st century. Like Washington Post … Continue reading

October 20, 2014 · 3 Comments

Blended-Learning Resources

If you are a frequent visitor to principalaim then you know how important student-centered instruction is to me. I’ve found one of the best ways to empower students to truly engage in their learning … Continue reading

October 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

15 Ways of Teaching Every Student to Code (Even Without a Computer)

Last spring, Edutopia blogger, Vicki Davis published a great resource for anyone interested in teaching students to code with or without a computer. The notion that we can teach students … Continue reading

September 24, 2014 · 3 Comments

Will Google Classroom Evolve?

  As many of you know, I have been promoting the use of Google Classroom for many months. Since I hope to always provide a balanced perspective regarding any programs … Continue reading

September 9, 2014 · 2 Comments

Book Series for the Digital Age

Over dinner this week, a friend asked if I knew anything about the Corwin Connected Educator Series. I didn’t but I was intrigued by what she told me so I went … Continue reading

August 21, 2014 · Leave a comment