What RU Thinking?

Written by Champions on October 16, 2012

This guest post comes from a CK-12 Champion. The original post comes from blog: What RU Thinking?

The CK-12 Foundation is the creator of Flexbooks which are free online textbooks. In the past few years the foundation has grown to include an abundance of free education resources that are standards aligned and customizable to your class.

For the rest of Barry’s blog, visit the site listed above. Thanks Barry!


Welcome to Online Textbooks

Written by Guest on July 20, 2012

This guest post comes from an avid supporter of technology in the classroom. The original post comes from Free Technology for Teachers.

“I can’t find my textbook!” “I don’t remember getting a textbook.” Does this sound familiar to you? That is what I kept hearing at the end of every year. Then I would have to go through a big hassle of collecting money from student to repurchase the outdated textbooks that I had. I hated having to worry about students

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Teaching With Technology: Rita Buhite

Written by Champions on June 26, 2012

Welcome to Teaching with Technology! This series of guest posts asks educators to share how they integrate technology in their classrooms. These posts are written by a very special group, CK-12 Foundation’s Champions.

Today’s guest post is by Rita Buhite. She is a Computer Teacher and Technology Integrator at Ridgway High School in Ridgway, PA.


Teaching With Technology: Mike Joyce

Written by Champions on June 19, 2012

Welcome to Teaching with Technology! This series of guest posts asks educators to share how they integrate technology in their classrooms. These posts are written by a very special group, CK-12 Foundation’s Champions.

Today’s guest post is by Mike Joyce. He is a Technology Education Teacher at Tourtellotte Memorial High School in North GrosvenorDale, CT.


Teaching With Technology: Charles Baranowski

Written by Champions on June 12, 2012

Welcome to Teaching with Technology! This series of guest posts asks educators to share how they integrate technology in their classrooms. These posts are written by a very special group, CK-12 Foundation’s Champions.

Today’s guest post is by Charles Baranowski. He is a Teacher at Loyola High School in Montreal, Quebec.


Teaching With Technology: Steve Ross

Written by Champions on June 5, 2012

Welcome to Teaching with Technology! This series of guest posts asks educators to share how they integrate technology in their classrooms. These posts are written by a very special group, CK-12 Foundation’s Champions.

Today’s guest post is by Steve Ross. Steve is a Director of Technology at Forest Charter School in Nevada City, CA.


Teaching With Technology: Janet Adams

Written by Champions on May 29, 2012

Welcome to Teaching with Technology! This series of guest posts asks educators to share how they integrate technology in their classrooms. These posts are written by a very special group, CK-12 Foundation’s Champions.

Today’s guest post is by Janet Adams. She is a Learning Director for Continuing Education at Fresno Pacific University in Fresno, CA.

How do you currently integrate technology in your classroom (e.g., products used, devices, etc.)?
Currently, I design, write, and produce 1 hour productions for K-8 classroom using

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Teaching With Technology: Rebecca Hartfield

Written by Champions on May 29, 2012

Welcome to Teaching with Technology! This series of guest posts asks educators to share how they integrate technology in their classrooms. These posts are written by a very special group, CK-12 Foundation’s Champions.

Today’s guest post is by Rebecca Hartfield. She is a Science Teacher at North Hall High School in Gainesville, Georgia.

How do you currently integrate technology in your classroom (e.g., products used, devices, etc.)?
I check out laptop carts and Xoom tablets from our media center on a regular basis.

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Teaching With Technology: John Brishcar

Written by Champions on May 22, 2012

Welcome to Teaching with Technology! This series of guest posts asks educators to share how they integrate technology in their classrooms. These posts are written by a very special group, CK-12 Foundation’s Champions.

Today’s guest post is by John Brishcar, a teacher at Warren County Middle School in Virginia.

How do you currently integrate technology in your classroom (e.g., products used, devices, etc.)?
Hardware: 25 Dell D600 laptops, 4 HP Laser printers, Moodle, and Server (Son’s old laptop from college), Wireless Router. Total

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Teaching With Technology: Debbie Brewer

Written by Champions on May 15, 2012

Welcome to Teaching with Technology! This series of guest posts asks educators to share how they integrate technology in their classrooms. These posts are written by a very special group, CK-12 Foundation’s Champions.

Today’s guest post is by Debbie Brewer. She is a Teacher and Technology Coordinator at Lumen Christi High School in Anchorage, Alaska.

How do you currently integrate technology in your classroom (e.g., products used, devices, etc.)?
We don’t “integrate.” We try not to consider technology a separate component to

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