Category Archives: Projects

Week 4: Get(ting) Into the Groove

Year 2 for any position brings advantages and potential challenges. My sophomore year as a Tech Integration Specialist has started with a lot of work, interesting collaborations, and a good vibe around the office. My team is finally complete, and … Continue reading

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Weeks 34-35: Changes and More

Reflections from the last few weeks: Take-apart station was CRAZY popular. Students so loved getting into the devices we collected, really taking them apart. Lot’s oh “oohs!” and “aaahs!” all over the place. Now  students are converting the equipment into … Continue reading

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Week 32: Getting There from Here

I have goals. Tons of them. They are represented by many piles of things around the house and around the library. Let me share a few: I can, with all confidence, write that all of these items are unused out … Continue reading

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Week 30: Genius!

Lisa (8th grade science teacher) took the plunge into unknown territory. Not only is she giving up 2 weeks of curriculum time to let student pursue their own interest (and meet NGSS standards), she is embracing OneNote class notebooks as … Continue reading

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Week 28: Spring!

My library has these huge windows that overlook the track and baseball field. The stretch 2+ stories high, and provide so much light. So, in true “I live in Seattle” fashion, I spend most of the year closing them. 🙂 … Continue reading

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Weeks 18-19: Too Busy to Write

I’m busy. Much busy. To the point that I can’t take a few minutes to reflect. So, to meet the letter of my goal (if not the spirit), I’ll shorthand the last few weeks: I’ve taken up bullet journaling. Love … Continue reading

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Week 17: Star Wars Makerspace Redux

The week was, in a few words, completely amazing and so much fun. All the planning and ideas and excitement totally paid off. Many things happened in the library this week (Hour of Code, 7th grade spies, and the usual … Continue reading

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