From the Editor’s Desk: The Case for Email

OK, hold off, this isn’t another “Get off my lawn!” editorial from an old dog who refuses to learn new tricks. I have Twitter/Facebook/Flickr/Google/Tumblr accounts, a smart phone (and, yes, I text – a lot!), and I just canceled my Continue reading From the Editor’s Desk: The Case for Email

From the Editor’s Desk: The Death of Reading

Upworthy is particularly good at inducing sharing on Facebook        There are a lot of folks who will argue that reading isn’t, in fact, on the way out. What with the advent of the Internet, social networking, and the personal Continue reading From the Editor’s Desk: The Death of Reading

From the Editor’s Desk: Does BYOD mean BYOS?

BYOD PD Has Been Moved! Due to illness, today’s PD, “Are You Ready for BYOD?” has been rescheduled for Thursday, Nov. 15, at Morton Middle School Library. Come discuss what all this means! “Bring your own device” (BYOD) means students Continue reading From the Editor’s Desk: Does BYOD mean BYOS?

From the Editor’s Desk: Mobile Computing and the Polyester Leisure Suit

                In a recent posting on EDTECH, the international discussion list part of the Humanities Network (H-Net) at Michigan State for which I’m a moderator, several participants voiced the opinion that mobile devices such as the iPad and smart phone Continue reading From the Editor’s Desk: Mobile Computing and the Polyester Leisure Suit