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Dear Geeky Tribe

Dear Geeky Tribe

So, at the EdTechTeam GAFE Summit here in Temecula last weekend, Kate Petty‘s closing keynote mentioned finding “your tribe”. She mentioned how others, even family, scoff at our geekiness. Yes. Case in point: Yesterday (Thanksgiving) I woke up at 5:00 AM. I didn’t have to wake up at 5, but I did. Even though I’ve prepared MANY holiday meals at my house, this year I was a nervous wreck. Maybe because it’s the first one without my daddy, and I…

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::: Dipping my Toe into the Blogging Waters :::

::: Dipping my Toe into the Blogging Waters :::

Here I go..! Pushed out beyond my comfort zone by a certain friend *CoughRosalindaCough*. As I said to her a few months ago, I had planned to ease into my retirement (7 years?) quietly. But, as a change addict, the temptation of bringing more technology into my classroom is just too great. I’ve never been afraid of *NEW*. I’ve never been afraid to fail. And I hope to show veteran teachers (read: old like I am) that it’s never too…

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