Tag Archives: technology

LMC Announcements, March 2017

Hello, anyone. Forgive me for not posting more regularly, but time seems to get away from me very easily. With my apology out of the way, let me share some library news with you: Things have been busy as always … Continue reading

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Essay on education, technology & how we use our time

“I believe that reading and writing are the most nourishing forms of meditation anyone has so far found. By reading the writings of the most interesting minds in history, we meditate with our own minds and theirs as well. This … Continue reading

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A smart board in every classroom, a Mac Air in every bag

               .Now that every classroom has a Polyvision Board and every teacher has a Mac Book Air and the internet is at our fingertips, what are you supposed to do with all of this? … Continue reading

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Some observations about technology & education

               As the librarian, I get to observe many teachers working with their classes. It is a fantastic perch I get to watch from and I am always trying to “see” what it is that we are doing in school. … Continue reading

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First Summer Post 2009

First post since school officially ended and I hope that you are all enjoying your summer. Of course it would be better with some good weather, but that’s what we get for living in New England. We can’t complain about … Continue reading

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In praise of science and mathematics:

a meditation on the dangers of magical thinking in a complicated world. We live surrounded by what seem like magical items. We carry in our pockets palm-sized devices that can store and play thousands of hours of music. Our cell … Continue reading

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Looking for “lost” software?

This past January, after years of getting the most out of my “Frankenstein’s’’ machine, I finally purchased for myself a new PC. My previous computer was stitched together from no less than three older machines. It had two hard drives … Continue reading

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