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Kathy Cassidy profile

This is my Podcast featuring  Kathy Cassidy.  Please copy the link below for the podcast Podcast Kathy’s  links http://kathycassidy.com/ http://about.me/kathycassidy http://mscassidysclass.edublogs.org/ http://classblogmeister.com/blog.php?blogger_id=1337 http://primarypreoccupation.wordpress.com/ I learned so much while creating this podcast. It seems there are always issues that arrise while … Continue reading

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To Cell or Not to Cell? That is the Question

Tech Task #7 In last week’s live session of ECMP 355 Liz Kolb presented the idea of integrating mobile devices into the classroom. As with all our previous speakers Liz presented the class with numerous ways that we could incorporate mobiles into different aspects of … Continue reading

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The Class Trip

Tech Task #6b I am trying to embed my Five Card Flicker story into my blog, however, I am not having much success. So I am using a screen shot of the story with the link to my story “The … Continue reading

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Focus on one colour

Tech Task #6 Part 1 I chose to focus on colours as suggested by DS106 Assignment bank. The focus on colour assignment asks the student to focus on a single colour within an image. I spent quite a bit of time … Continue reading

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Mariette through the Google lens

June 2, 2013 Tech Task #5,  part 2 I have always made a concerted effort to make sure I was not visible on the Internet, always believing that this lack of visibility would be an asset in a professional capacity. … Continue reading

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Have I made the right career choice?

In light of the video “Everything I love about teaching has Become Extinct” posted by Swati Dixit, I find that I am asking many questions about my choice of career. Why are so many in the profession discouraged to the … Continue reading

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Controversy Over Food Colour and ADHD

May 22, 2013 Today I stumbled across Adrienne Dechie’s tweet where she provided a link to an article called “Why French Kids Don’t Have ADHD“. This article provides interesting comparisons between the North American and French ways of rearing children. … Continue reading

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Technology in the classroom

Friday May 17, 2013 Earlier this week I watched a few TEDtalks featuring Will Richardson. I really agree with what he said about schools needing to change their approach and encourage students to utilize the technology they have to enrich … Continue reading

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