Monthly Archives : November 2010

Most boring day in history has been identified

November 29, 2010

Most boring day in history has been identified That’s right. You might remember days being boring when you were a kid, but now we have scientific proof that one day stood amongst many to be crowned the most boring in […]

Without a Purpose

November 29, 2010

The good Lord didn’t create anything without a purpose, but the fly comes close. Mark Twain

We are All in Favor of Learning

We are now all in favor of learning, just as we all aspire to be thin, but we have not changed what we cook and serve to students. Maryellen Weimer Learner-Centered Teaching

Favorite Ad of All-Time

November 20, 2010

Might be my new favorite ad…of all time. Seriously it’s that good. Nice job Microsoft. (Source:

Definition of Technology

November 19, 2010

(Technology is) anything that isn’t around when you were born. Alan Kay, Lecture at the University of California-Los Angeles, 1996

Using Technology

If we don’t agree to the use of technology, we will be considered out of date and may lose our credibility. A.W. Bates, Gary Poole Effective Teaching with Technology in Higher Education

Favorite Educational Videos

One of my favorite educational videos of all time. Sir Ken Robinson nails every point and I so desperately wish we could change the educational system. (Source: