Wednesday, February 29, 2012

A failure and a success

A couple of weeks ago, I had both a failure and a success in my iPad pilot class--good examples, I think, of what doesn't work and what does work when you integrate technology into instruction. 

My lesson went like this:

Questions and (some) answers

Who are you and why are you writing a blog?
I'm a high school Spanish teacher. I've been teaching since 2003. Although I love my job, my subject, and my students, it wasn't until I decided to integrate more technology into my lessons in 2009 that I really began do exciting things in my classroom. I began reading blogs... I got an iPad... I joined Twitter... things just began to snowball.