Tag Archives: Lori Elliott

Steve Jobs & Lessons Learned from a Garage Tinkerer

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Sometimes we’re reminded of what’s important for our children by observing the life of others. Take Steve Jobs, for example. As the renowned founder of Apple Computers, he is such a giant figure of the 21st century that it’s hard … Continue reading

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Chromebook Apps: We Pick the Best for You

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The Chromebook is fast, portable, affordable, and easy-to-use. With the right apps, it is also a learning and teaching powerhouse. You may be pleasantly surprised to find how many tremendous Chromebook apps there are. There are apps for every content … Continue reading

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Your iPad® Classroom: 6 Mistakes to Avoid

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Every day you seem to hear or read about a school or district that’s buying iPads for the classroom. This alone is an astonishing development. The iPad hasn’t really been around all that long. And educators aren’t known for being … Continue reading

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Technology in the Classroom: A Reality Check

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The digital natives you teach today are using technology all day and every day. They’ll feel right at home using it in the classroom. But will you? If you’re not sure if, when, and how to bring technology into your … Continue reading

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Step Away from the Camera

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By Lori Elliott, SDE Presenter Finding the balance between using technology and being unplugged has become a real challenge. We benefit so much from having tools to help us learn, create, curate, and communicate, sometimes it is easy to get distracted … Continue reading

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