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Make Shabbos Personal

Shabbos is the Ashkenazi word for Sabbath or Shabbat in Hebrew. This day is a day of rest; it is a time for reflection. As our world becomes “always connected”, time for rest and reflection is very important. People are addicted to … Continue reading

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Social Reading

I’ve been playing with the Kobo ebook app for the iPad. I also have the Nook app, the Kindle app, and Apple’s iBook app. How are they the same? How are they different? Are the reading experiences the same? I’m … Continue reading

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Rewired: Rewire the teacher/student relationship?

From my Books I Am Reading blog. What I enjoy most about Rewired is that it forces me to think about the issue of technology and learning. I face this issue daily as do many teachers with students texting in class. Yesterday, … Continue reading

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Random Thoughts

It is interesting to see how well both YouTube and TeacherTube works in class. Whether I am teaching phrasal verbs, how to write an essay, or we are having a class discussion about marketing American products internationally, I can enhance … Continue reading

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