Tag Archives: Educational tools

Reviewing Online Research Skills: Part Two

Google Scholar, clustering search engines, citation generators and more …………Last time I mentioned that most students begin their online research by turning to GOOGLE, and that usually leads to at least one WIKIPEDIA entry. Both of these sites are covered … Continue reading

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Free Apps from HPL

The Haverhill Public Library (HPL) is a great resource, not just for students but for everyone. Just as technology has transformed the way we do everything else, it has changed our relationship with the library as well. When I was … Continue reading

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Online resources for research

Hello all. It’s been a while again, since my last blog post, and I apologize for the absence. I’ve been presenting to English classes as they prepare for their research projects. I generally start by introducing the HHS OPAC so … Continue reading

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Video Resources Review

While updating the links to this blog, I decided to check in on some of the video resources available. I was thinking especially about teachers and students who now have access to the internet via their Mac Books and PolyVision … Continue reading

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September Quick Hits

……………The school year is rolling along and we have started getting many visitors to the LMC’s labs and other spaces. As may have already noticed, you cannot book the LMC Labs 1 or 2 through the online iSchool site. This … Continue reading

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My Sketch Up Obsession

               Well here it is, Sunday. I hope you had a great week off and that you are ready for the home stretch. I thought I was going to spend my week playing with … Continue reading

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April Quick Hits

Happy April Fool’s Day. No tricks coming from here, just a couple of quick hits for now. CNN this week is going to have a series of programs about Kids and Race, hosted by Anderson Cooper. Race and racism has … Continue reading

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