Info What? infoGRAPHIC.

I LOVE me a good infographic! It saddens me that there are still educators out there who don’t know what an infographic is. Is this common? Are those of us who are familiar with...

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Digital Storytelling

I can’t pinpoint the exact time I heard the phrase “digital storytelling.” I want to say it three or four years ago, although, I am sure it has been around for longer than that....

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Something Like Presentation Design

Backstory My process with creating a presentation using a Presentation Zen design started with HUH?! What does this mean?? mixed with the background noise of my husband watching the NBA All Star Slam Dunk...

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Why Visual Literacy?

Effective communication, the key word being effective. Of course the elementary teacher in me automatically goes to how well students are speaking and listening to teachers and to their peers. One of our school...

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The Dawn of Visual Literacy

Am I being followed? Can someone read my thoughts as I read through various websites, blogs, and articles?? Of course not– that would be crazy. However, this is what I was thinking as I...

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Course 2 Final Project- RUA

When I discovered that Course 2’s final project required a bit of collaboration, I was both nervous and excited. I was excited for the obvious reason- networking and connecting with other like-minded educators from...

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Fanatics

Can I just say reason number 1,522 why I love COETAIL is because we’re able to read articles from numerous websites! I can read AND respond to something that I read about on Huffington...

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Safety First!

As with everything when it comes to young people, it takes a village. I truly believe this. I spent two consecutive summers in Ghana and another in South Africa. I saw, firsthand, how the...

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